2N Africa

2N Africa

We introduced our African topic by looking at African dancing. We learnt some basic dance moves first. We did this at a slow pace. We then built on the basic moves and became faster. We had lots of fun and we can not wait to start our topic now. We completed some...
Year 1 at the Sand Park

Year 1 at the Sand Park

On Thursday 2nd May Year 1 went to the Sand Park in Dewsbury Park. This trip was to introduce our new topic about the seaside. We had a great day – digging deep to find wet sand. The. We worked hard together to build fantastic sandcastles using the instructions...
Toy Making

Toy Making

In our topic lessons, we have been looking at different toys. We designed our own moving toys, made them from a variety of resources and then we evaluated our work. Most of our toys matched our designs and looked similar to what we wanted.  We used our problem solving...
Slave Plates

Slave Plates

In topic, year 6 have been looking at slavery artwork that was completed to support the abolishment of slavery. We have had a go at designing our own artwork in the form of paper mache plates which include a powerful picture or message to highlight the issues with the...
Shadow Puppets

Shadow Puppets

Today we made videos of the children using their shadow puppets to reflect the lives of various levels in the Shang Dynasty. They first created a story map and using their story created a production enacting the lives of the people during the Shang Dynasty.
Slavery and Britain

Slavery and Britain

This term, we have been learning about slavery and Britain’s role in the transatlantic slave trade. We found out about the cruel nature of slavery and the slave trade and considered our responses to it. We took inspiration from the anti-slavery protesters from the...