The Lancashire Giant

Posted on November 22nd, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

This is a traditional tale from Lancashire about Johnny, a hardworking and honest lad who everyone liked. However, he was unhappy as he wanted to be bigger. The children used drama to explore Johnny’s  working day. This included gathering up the eggs, rounding up the sheep, moving the hay and repairing the dry stone walls. […]

Pudsey’s Visit

Posted on November 17th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

It was excitement around when Pudsey visited school today. He and Mrs Thomas shared a touching moment, after she had handed a cheque for £350 to Children in Need. The money had been raised  in school through a variety of activities.  

My Favourite Things.

Posted on November 15th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

During Class Worship we watched a small clip from the film “Sound of Music”. The children then had to write down their favourite touch, smell,sight, taste and sound. Once completed volunteers had to mime and the rest of class had to guess what the favourite thing was. Some were easier than others. We then discussed […]

Graffiti Art or Vandalism?

Posted on November 15th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

In English we are looking at biographies. Using the Conscience Alley activity. The children questioned “Banksy”. The children then spent the afternoon, with Mrs Turner, designing their own Tags.

October Half Term Homework.

Posted on November 9th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

Just a quick reminder that the half term homework is due tomorrow-Friday 10th November. Here are some of the finished pieces of work: If you wish to see these amazing models, they will be on display in Hazel Class on the afternoon of Friday 10th November from 3 pm until 3:30 pm.  

There’s No Place Like Home!

Posted on November 9th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

We kicked off our new topic in a traditional British way….with a Tea Party. We had a carousal of activities: The children had to make their own sandwiches. Decorate their own cup cakes: Once the food had been prepared the children had to design their own cup cakes and complete a word search. Whilst resisting […]

Lest We Forget

Posted on November 8th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

On Tuesday 7th November Hazel class children spent 20 minutes making poppies for the class wreath. The finished poppies were then arranged on a wreath, which will be laid at the war memorial, in the church yard, on Friday morning. It was a cold wet morning when the wreaths were laid:

Harvest Festival 2017

Posted on November 8th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

On Friday 20th October we made our way to church. Being in KS 2 means taking responsibility for the safety of younger pupils. we all took our places, and waited for the service to begin. Craig welcomed everyone and explained The Bishop’s Harvest Appeal was all about providing trees to certain African countries. Four year […]

Play, play and popcorn:

Posted on October 19th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

We have reached the end of our 6 week Forest School program and although it is sad to return to normal ‘school’ life we take away many memories, new skills learned and a feeling of excitement that we can do this all again in years 4, 5 and 6. (Yippee!) We started with a team […]

October 18th Run-a-thon

Posted on October 18th, 2017 in General News by Mr Dingley

The whole school took part in the run-a-thon on Wednesday 18th October. We started with a warm up on the school playground led by Mrs Fitzgerald, Miss Connor, Mr Garvey and Mr Cross.   After the warm up our new running track was officially opened by Aaron Willdig (Morecambe FC). All the classes completed as […]

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