A visit from North Winds Quintet, by Mrs Bates
Date: 21st Jun 2017 @ 4:36pm
Today we had a visit from the North Winds Quintet. They played Peter and the Wolf to demonstrate how the instruments were used to represent the different characters.
Special Assembly performance by North Wind, by Miss Campbell
Date: 21st Jun 2017 @ 2:59pm
Today the whole school had a special performance by a quintet called North Wind. They performed Happy, Under the Sea and retold the story of Peter and the Wolf.
Reception and KS1 Sports Day, by Miss Campbell
Date: 21st Jun 2017 @ 1:33pm
Here are a few photos from the afternoon.
KS2 Sports Day, by Miss Campbell
Date: 21st Jun 2017 @ 1:25pm
Here are a few photos from the afternoon.
Bug Hunt, by Mrs Bates
Date: 20th Jun 2017 @ 4:24pm
Making Bog Babies, by Mrs Bates
Date: 16th Jun 2017 @ 4:56pm
This week we have been reading the story 'The Bog Baby' by Jeanne Willis. On Monday we all went out to create our own bog babies using clay and natural materials from our wood.
Mid Summer Watch Workshop, by Mrs Bates
Date: 16th Jun 2017 @ 4:45pm
The Mid Summer Watch Parade
On Tuesday afternoon we were joined by Russell Kirk from Chester's Mid Summer Watch Parade. We had lots of fun making the fish that will be waved at the parade. The classroom was a mess but what a great time we had!
Sharing stories with our buddies, by Mr Clifton
Date: 19th May 2017 @ 11:28am
Our buddies in Reception have been working really hard all week to create their own booklet of The Hungry Caterpillar. When they had finished, they read them to us. "It was really impressive!" Sally, Y6
Scientific Classification Presentations for Year 4, by Mr Clifton
Date: 18th May 2017 @ 7:25am
As part of our work on classification in science, we had to create branching diagrams to sort and classify animals of the African Savannah. We then had to prepare a presentation for the Year Fours to explain about how animals are classified and show them how our branching diagrams worked.
Seasonal Cooking Workshop, by Mr Clifton
Date: 18th May 2017 @ 7:20am
On the 17th May, we spent a day at Bickley Hall farm. We saw how different food is grown and picked some rhubarb which we then made into a delicious crumble! We also did some pond dipping and disected owl pellets.
Evaluating tents, by Mr Clifton
Date: 18th May 2017 @ 7:13am
Before designing our own shelters, we evaluated different tent designs and looked at what makes them strong.
Using Doodle Buddy App to create a piece of artwork, by Miss Campbell
Date: 3rd May 2017 @ 3:17pm
This week the children in Reception have been using an App called Doodle Buddy to create a piece of artwork.
They have been exploring the different tools, backgrounds and stickers the app has to offer.
What do you think?
Tattenhall Residential, by Miss Campbell
Date: 3rd May 2017 @ 2:15pm
Musical Celebration, by Miss Campbell
Date: 19th Apr 2017 @ 1:52pm
Here are some snapshots of the talents of our fantastic musicians which were recorded at a special Key Stage two Musical Celebration on Thursday 16th March.
It features the Band and the Year 4's who are currently midway through their year of the Wider Opportunities Scheme. The choir were also invited to sing their new song. The Year 3/4 recorder group performed aswell.
Year 5 Midsummer Night's Dream Drama Workshop, by Mrs Bowle
Date: 31st Jan 2017 @ 10:32pm
Today, January 31st 2017, we were visited by the wonderful Lois of Pick and Mix Theatre, who recreated the Shakespearian play of Midsummer Night's Dream with the year 5 children. A great time was had by all.
Waterproofing, by Miss Campbell
Date: 30th Nov 2016 @ 2:58pm
This afternoon Year 2 were trying to find out how they can make a piece of paper waterproof.
They took a piece of regular paper and looked at what happened when water was dropped on it. They used the same amount of drops each time to make it a fair test.
They then experimented with different techniques trying to make their paper waterproof.
- plain paper
- wax crayon
- pencil crayon
- oil pastel
- felt tip
Which technique do you think worked best? Why?
Which was the worst technique?
Year 5 Geography Field Trip to The River Dee, by Mrs Bowle
Date: 6th Oct 2016 @ 6:10pm
Elf on a shelf, by Miss Campbell
Date: 9th Dec 2015 @ 11:34am
This week Reception have been learning all about Elf on the shelf. The children decided to call our very own Elf Neddy!
Every morning Jezzy the Elf is found sitting in a different place in the classroom. What an adventure he must be having when we are all asleep!!
We have also made own very own Elf, check out the pictures below.
Can you find your Elf? What is his name?
Our Roman Trip, by Miss Campbell
Date: 11th Nov 2015 @ 11:09am
On Friday 18th November Year 4 went to visit the Grovesnor Museum to learn all about Chester's Roman history!
Here are some photos from the day.
School Council, by Miss Campbell
Date: 14th Oct 2015 @ 11:26am
Here are a few photographs from a School Council Meeting. We meet regulary to discuss school life and discuss suggestions about how to make our school even better!
Exploring Romans and Celts in Drama, by Miss Campbell
Date: 2nd Oct 2015 @ 9:52am
Residentials, by Miss Campbell
Date: 22nd Apr 2015 @ 3:54pm
School Life, by Miss Campbell
Date: 22nd Apr 2015 @ 1:43pm
Foundation Gallery, by Miss Campbell
Date: 19th Mar 2015 @ 9:13am
Have a look at our photos, we have been very busy in Reception!!