Cadbury World

Year 3 & 4 had a fabulous time at Cadbury World on Friday! From the very start of the day, the children were all incredibly excited and were keen to get to the factory – the sight of the purple bins and lamp posts as we got closer sparked much excitement on the coach! Once […]

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The Chocolate Factory

This term, our topic is ‘The Chocolate Factory’! During the first day of our new topic, Year 3 & 4 generated lots of interesting questions which we will be answering during our project lessons this term. We then kicked off our topic in the best way possible – with a taste test! We tried 70% […]

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Jump in the Line

Last term, Year 3 and 4 enjoyed working on their dance during their PE lessons in preparation for the dance festival – Jump in the Line! They worked hard to learn their routine and their hard work paid off, placing them third in the Premier Sports ‘Dance Showdown’ competition in Northampton. Mrs J and I […]

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Journey into the Rainforest

Year Three and Four have been learning all about the rainforest this term. They have journeyed deep into the Amazon, visiting the Great Kapok Tree and learning all about how to become a Shaman’s apprentice. Over the last couple of weeks, they have particularly enjoyed taking part in lots of planting activities and experiments as […]

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Extreme Explorers – Project Afternoon

A fabulous range of homework projects were on display at our Project Afternoon this half term, from lego underwater recycling robots and paper mache mountains to exploding volcanoes and pom-pom monkeys. Well done Year 3 & 4 – you presented your explorers and their discoveries incredibly well! Thank you to all of the visitors who […]

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Forest School

Last week, Year Three and Four enjoyed a Forest School day with Mrs Hughes. They spent the morning preparing The Willows for their campfire in the afternoon, before making elder beads and wooden jewellery. After lunch, they then enjoyed some time around the campfire, toasting marshmallows and practising some of the skills they learnt during […]

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Conkers

Year Three and Four had a fabulous time at Conkers at the beginning of November. They thoroughly enjoyed becoming ‘extreme explorers’ (in line with our topic this term) for the day. We started by exploring the sound trail, finding our way through the mythical labyrinth and, of course, visiting the playground. Bushcraft was then our […]

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Remembrance Day

As you know, Sunday marked 100 years since World War 1 ended. To commemorate this event, KS2 spent time learning about the lives of WW1 soldiers, with a particular focus on five from Isham who sadly lost their lives during the Great War. Year 5 & 6 wrote biographies detailing the lives of these five […]

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Teacher’s Awards

Well done to Isla and Elsie who received my Teacher’s Awards last Friday. Both can always be relied upon to work hard and are great role models to others; well done girls! Well done also to Esmae, Olivia and Connor for moving up in the Multiplication Marathon and to Megan for her dancing awards.

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