Class 1 News
Our topic is 'Vroom!' Transport and Moving Parts' and we will be learning about rockets and boats. Our story is QPootlel5 in Space by Nick Butterworth. In numeracy our focus is the rhyme 'Our Boat Sailed from China'. We will discover more about number through objects, symbols and numerals. In the classroom we will design a NASA role play corner, 3, 2, 1 countdown!
Class 2 News
Our topic for the summer is 'Vroom', investigating all different types of transport and movement. We have many messy sessions planned which will support our learning linked to transport. In Science and Technology we are investigating the effects of different types of movement through wind, water and electricity. We will spend time outside using the school bikes to help us investigate different moments and transport going fast and slow and to stop and go.
Class 3 News
Our topic this term in 'Vroom!' we are going to be learning all about transport and how different things move. Our story this half term is 'We All Go Travelling By' by Sheena Roberts. In Literacy lessons we will be doing lots of transport themed mark making and working on our early ready skills. In numeracy we will singing songs about trains, planes, fire engines and even UFOs! We will be developing our awareness of how different things move with lots of hands on experiments.
Class 4 News
Our Literacy story this half term links into our Humanities theme of River, Lakes and Oceans. We will be looking at Michael Morpurgo's exciting talk of Kensuke's Kingdom. We will be thinking about the impact of pollution on the environment, and especially in the sea. Our Science work will focus on energy, with an emphasis on exploring renewable sources of energy: wind; water; solar and food energy. In creativity we will continue to work on Sculpture, focusing on using scrap materials and on using clay.
Sixth Form News
Scone Shop continues...come into school on a Wednesday morning between 10.00 am and 11.30 am to enjoy a selection of scones, cakes and hot drinks, all planned, produced and served by our students. Pop Up Scone Shop is every Thursday at Hambleton Forum in Northallerton from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm.
We now have a trampoline in school which students will be accessing regularly for Rebound Therapy. The benefits of this therapy are that it supports communication as well as developing core strength and body and spatial awareness. In addition to this sixth form students will be accessing a range of sporting activities including: canoeing; horse riding and swimming.