Year 5 Lego Mindstorms Day

Year 5 Lego Mindstorms Day

On Thursday, Year 5 had the challenge of designing and making Lego Mindstorm vehicles as part of our Space Explorers topic. To construct the robots the children had to connect the motors, add the wheels, attach a sensor and finally input the programme controller....
Year 5 launch into space!

Year 5 launch into space!

On Thursday 8th November, Year 5 reached for the stars by visiting the Space Centre in Leicester. From experiencing what it would be like to live in a Lunar Module to learning more about the Mars Rover- Bruno, the children were totally captivated by all aspects of...
Picking apart poo from the past!

Picking apart poo from the past!

This week Year 3 have been investigating how people from the Stone Age lived. To find out what they ate we dissected a Stone Age coprolite – POO! We looked for any food or bits that could give us clues as to what people from the Stone Age used to eat. We found...
Year 5 Archery Club

Year 5 Archery Club

On Wednesdays, some of our Year 5 children have been channelling their inner Robin Hood by attending the Year 5 Archery Club run by Coach Kady from KITS Academy. After a few weeks of looking at accuracy, the children have been demonstrating great power in aiming for...
Year 4 step back in time to Roman Britain

Year 4 step back in time to Roman Britain

On Thursday, Year 4 stepped back in time to Roman Britain when we visited Wroxeter Roman City. We learned lots about life in Roman times and found out some disgusting facts! We were particularly shocked that the Romans didn’t have toilet paper. Instead, they...