June 10, 2014:
Today class four have been busy using many literacy devices to describe the setting of The Highwayman. Can you spot the literacy devices they have uses? Posted with Blogsy
June 6, 2014:
Class 3 and 4 start recorder lessons
We started our recorder lessons today, we learnt to read the note that tells us to make a sound with the recorder. We also were able to sing and follow a rhythm ... Posted with Blogsy
June 2, 2014:
Take one Picture... Class four become Art Detectives
Today class four became art detectives. They began by exploring the painting " The Graham Children' by William Hogarth. The Graham Children from Porchester Junior on Vimeo. Posted with Blogsy
May 21, 2014:
Not long ago we showed you the great comic "Rat Race" that Cavan had made with help from JoshG, based on a game he had created using the 'Floors' app. You can read that comic here At the end of the comic there was a question mark, making everyone wonder if there would be another part to the story. Well, JoshG (cl4) has been busy making his own story (with help from Cavan) and now the adventures of Acorn can continue in 'Acorn's Back'. Enjoy!
May 21, 2014:
We took maths outside today... Brilliant , bright mathematicians. Posted with Blogsy
April 1, 2014:
Class four Maths group - Mrs I
I have set you some takeaway homework for the holidays, you can choose the tasks to complete. I have based them on the areas you said you found tricky. There are a mix of fractions, percentages, area, perimeter, time, shape, coordinates, times tables and data handling. I will be able to check on line to see how well you are doing. Accessing the takeaway homework. Go to the school website, click on online tools, then click on interactive resources. Log on then click on class four maths. You are ready to choose the tasks you feel you need to work on. I am expecting you to complete at least five... Posted with Blogsy
March 22, 2014:
Attention class four.... Mrs Ingle's Challenge...
Next week, we are going to look at writing for purpose and audience... Writing to persuade. Can you have a look for adverts in magazines for products and bring them in on Monday please. Put your thinking caps on .... If you could design a product - what would you invent? Why? Who would it be for? Where would you sell it? Why would people want it? Are you ready for my challenge? Posted with Blogsy
March 10, 2014:
Helpful Maths App
The class5 maths group have been busy this morning working with Mr.Widdowson creating their own maths app to remind them of some of the important maths skills needed. Whilst some of the class recorded video clips and made short movies using iMovie on iPads, Kris and Sophie worked together to build an app for smartphones. You can see the app here and download it to your own device.
March 6, 2014:
The Little Mister Stories...
Class4 were busy writing their own version of the children's favourite story series. Listen to some of their little stories;
March 5, 2014:
We Are Scientists
Upper School had a wonderful time today being scientists and investigating energy saving solutions when EOn visited and worked with us. We've also put a few of the days images on our Flickr page as well