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8 01, 2021

Class 8-Arts Week Antarctica

The children in class 8 have focused on the continent Antarctica. The children have created some fantastic work around this continent and are so proud of what they have achieved. From polar bears to penguins, Ice bergs to southern lights, the use of colour and mediums they have used is brilliant. The children have sketched [...]

7 01, 2021

Arts Week December 2020 – North America

Class 7 focused on the continent North America. They sketched a Statue of Liberty, looking at shading and line and they created the Grand Canyon using oil pastels. They look so effective! They also made a silhouette effect of some of the main cities and bridges of North America with a sunset background and they looked [...]

6 03, 2020

World Book Day March 2020

“You have to be a speedy reader because there’s so so much to read.”Dr Seuss Today has been fabulous! The children came in a variety of amazing costumes and were excited to discuss who they had come as. The children have been completing creative activities based on the book “George's Marvellous Medicine” by Roald Dahl With Miss [...]

10 02, 2020

Music Workshop Feb 20

Year 2 completed a music workshop that were provided by music specialists from the Sheffield Music Hub. This workshops were focused around our current topic 'Rio da Vida'. The children had the opportunity to play percussion instruments and learn songs about Brazil and Samba. They thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to use percussion instruments that are used [...]

31 01, 2020

Safety Week Jan 2020

During safety week the children have learnt so much about keeping safe in different ways.  We have enjoyed visits from the police, ambulance and fire services – as well as learning how to cross the road safely with our lollipop lady.  We learnt lots and even got to try the uniform on too!  We know the [...]

16 12, 2019

Victorian Classroom Dec 19

Today the children in Class 7 visited the Victorian Classroom in Barnsley where we went back in time and experienced a day in the life of a Victorian School child. When we arrived the children were given their Victorian name for the day (these names were taken from an historic database and were names of [...]

13 11, 2019

Arts Week Nov 19- Under the Sea

In class 7 this week, the theme has been UNDER THE SEA! We have been creating lots of exciting art work including: turtle and fish clay models, lobsters using our foot and hand prints, oysters with paper plates, CD fish, a dolphin sketch, pastel and watercolour shells, a watercolour masterpiece of layers of waves, a [...]

26 03, 2019

Library Visit March 2019

On Thursday 21st March Year 2 went to Stocksbridge Library. This was an English lesson linked to our topic Street Detectives. We found out about all of the amazing benefits of a library to help us with our persuasive speech to keep the library open. A huge thank you to all of the parents who came along it [...]

26 03, 2019

Geography Walk March 2019

On Friday 8th  March Year 2 went on a local walk around Deepcar. This was a Geography lesson linked to our topic Street Detectives. We used a map and followed a route around the local area. We identified different landmarks and placed them in the correct location on our maps. A huge thank you to all of [...]

8 03, 2019

World Book Day March 2019

Today we have celebrated World Book day at school. We got to come to school as our favourite book characters and we completed a carousel with a theme of our four key authors; Julia Donaldson, Emily Gravett, Steve Smallman and  Roald Dahl. With Miss Watts we painted a character from the book 'The lamb who [...]