History

Food through the Ages

Throughout our History topic, we have looked at home our experience of food has changed over the last 100 years, we have looked into changes in our tastes, in the availability of food, and how different factors have affected these! 

We can confirm, food experiences have…

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History

Boudica

This is Boudica. She was the wife of Prasutagus, who was the king of the Celtic Iceni tribe. When the Romans invaded in 43 AD, they allowed Prasutagus to keep his land. However, when Prasutagus died and Boudica became queen of the Iceni, the Romans took control of all the Iceni lands by…

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History

Invaders and Settlers

Today, we started our new History topic; Invaders and Settlers; The Romans. 

We began by thinking about why people may move house, town, city or even to a new country. We discovered that people move to new places for lots of different reasons and have been doing so for…

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Class 1 & 2 - Art

Claude Monet

After learning about the dangers of the sea and the RNLI, we looked at the works of Claude Monet and how he painted and represented the sea. We learnt all about his life and looked at his different pieces of artwork.

Monet was a French artist, who loved to paint landscapes and…

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Class 1 & 2 - Seaside Topic

The RNLI

This week we are learning about the RNLI (The Royal National Lifeboat Institution), who are a lifeboat search and rescue charity. So far, we have learnt about their three different types of life boats. They use an all-weather lifeboat, an inshore lifeboat and a hovercraft.

Today we…

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Class 1 & 2 - Pirates

Pirates

After learning about pirates yesterday and choosing our own pirate names, we decided to make some pirate masks today. We used paper plates, paper, card, glue, scissors, colouring pens/pencils and tissue paper to make our masks. Some of us chose to have eye patches and some of us chose…

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Class 1 & 2 - Pirates

Pirates

Today we learnt all about pirates as part of our seaside topic. We found out about what they do, how they talk and what they like to wear.

We then worked out our pirate name and wrote about what we would do if we were a pirate.

What is your pirate name?

 

This…

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KS2 - History - Lesson 6

In what ways did the Titanic change history?

 

The disaster of the Titanic creates outcry from people for more to be done to protect people's lives at sea. Both British and American inquiries called for laws and regulations around safety at sea to be changed and over the next few years,…

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Class 2 - Seaside Topic

Home Learning

We are so pleased to see so many of you joining in with our seaside topic at home! Here are some of the fantastic pictures that we have received of home learning so far: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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KS2 - History - Lesson 5

Who was on board the Titanic?

This afternoon we investigated the people on board the Titanic.

  • How could you find out if a person was aboard the Titanic?
  • What kind of sources could you use?
  • Can you remember some of the reasons why someone would have been travelling on the…
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KS2 - English - Lesson 6

Newspaper Report

Our news reporters have been busy typing up their reports, ready for print! 

Read the latest news below!! 


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Class 1 & 2 - Artwork

Fossil Artwork

After learning all about fossils and Mary Anning yesterday, we decided to do some fossil artwork today. We used white crayons and chalk and copied some real life fossils and pictures. After drawing the fossils, we tried to find out the names of them.

Here is some of our…

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