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Friday, June 8, 2018 - 20:25
We had a fabulous day at Trosley Country Park today. Travelling up in the minibus and 3 cars, we arrived slightly late, but soon settled into our activities. Gemma from Outdoor Studios reminded the children about the Ash Tree; following up on the information they were given on Monday.  They began... Read More »
tags: Art, Science, Geography, History
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 12:24
On Thursday, Class Five stepped back in time and spent the entire day exploring the Ancient Greeks. Dressed as Greek gods, goddesses, Athenians and Spartans, the children spent the morning with Victrix exploring Greek myths and legends. They had the opportunity to re-tell  stories through drama.... Read More »
tags: #history #victirx #english #ancientgreeks #fancydress #art #designtechnology
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:20
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Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 23:05
Throughout Year 5, Zebras have spent each week exploring new artists and then applying  new knowledge and skills to each project we create.  Read More »
tags: #art #dt #vikings #anglosaxons #year5 #artists
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 22:57
On Tuesday 22nd March, 15 children travelled to High Weald Academy to partcipate in the WOKSSA Netball festival.Despite never playing a game of netball against another school or team, the children put in weeks of practise to be ready for the big event! We were lucky enough to take two teams,... Read More »
tags: sport
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:10
One Wednesday 7th March 2018 (a week later than planned due to 'The Beast from the East), Class 5 hosted a Viking and Anglo Saxon day. Dressed in our finest costumes, we transformed our classroom into a Viking and Anglo-Saxon house and spent the day exploring our history topic in greater detail. We... Read More »
tags: #class5 #Vikings #anglosaxons #history #art #dt #english #ict
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 13:23
At the beginning of the term, Class Five decided (along with the help of a biased Miss Wilkins) to make David Walliams our author of the term. The children have had the opportunity to choose any David Walliams book from our collection for their home reading book and celebrate his wonderful... Read More »
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 21:53
The rain stopped as we stepped out for breakfast and we spent the rest of the afternoon bathed in sunshine.  From high ropes, climbing walls to teamwork exercises, we have all had a very busy day.  To top it all, we had a fantastic 1 1/2 hour night walk in the woods with our instructor Matt. ... Read More »
tags: swattenden, year 5
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 14:06
We have all settled in well, met our instructor for the week, Gary and unpacked our bags.   Despite some initial duvet cover trouble, had lunch and started the activities in earnest.  We started off with the low assault course.  See all our photos in the Day 1 Gallery.  A short blog video too     Read More »
tags: year5, zebras, Trips, swattenden