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Ancient Egyptians

Ancient Egyptians

Friday 17th April 2015

Our new topic is all about the Ancient Egyptians, we have been learning about where the Egyptians lived and the importance of the River Nile as well as using our computer skills to research Tutankhamun.

Using ICT to research WW2

Using ICT to research WW2

Wednesday 15th April 2015

Today the children generated questions that they wanted to research about WW2. Using search engines the children became fact finders and made notes on uniform, transport, Hitler and why the War started.

Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel

Friday 27th March 2015

Congratulations to everyone in Year 3 and 4 on the fantastic performance of Hansel and Gretel. All the adults in the Year 3/4 team are feeling really proud, the singing was excellent, the acting brilliant and all the children were amazing - well done everyone!

Easter crafts

Easter crafts

Friday 27th March 2015

Tiger class have had a fun afternoon putting their creative skills into practise, everyone enjoyed designing and making their own Easter cards, they decided who to give them to before writing some thoughtful messages.

Author Kes Gray visits Burnham on Crouch Primary School!

Author Kes Gray visits us!

Wednesday 25th March 2015

The author Kes Gray visited us today. He worked with all year groups from Reception to year 6, sharing his wonderful stories and his passion for both reading and writing.

Measure and Data

Measure and Data

Wednesday 25th March 2015

Today the children were learning to measure in metres and centimetres. Using the hard boiled eggs they had decorated at home, the children rolled the egg down the slide and measured how far it travelled.

 Making bird houses

Making bird houses

Tuesday 24th March 2015

After a day of researching and designing their bird houses, today the children worked together to start building them. I was very impressed with how the children helped each other with different elements of the build and their problem solving skills.

Understanding pie charts

Understanding pie charts

Monday 23rd March 2015

This week Zebra class are learning to interpret pie charts and line graphs. Later in the week they will be constructing their own charts and questions for others to solve.

Overcoming problems with painting plastic

Overcoming problems with painting plastic

Year 5 Pop Art

Year 5 Pop Art

Dressing as our favourite characters

Dressing as our favourite characters

Using different mark making tools to create stelae

Using mark making tools to create stelae