10R LGBT 2019

1 Mar 2019

Category: 10R

To mark LGBT History Month 10R have taken part in lots of interesting activities.

We listened to Will Young, the singer reading a children’s story ‘Two Dads’ by Carolyn Robertson.  It’s a tale of a boy who has been adopted and finds himself happily raised by two fathers.…


10R Class, Art & Design, English, PSHCE, 2018-19, Equality

Artists at Work

13 Feb 2019

Category: 11R

This half-term in our Art and English lessons 11R have been studying the life and works of the 3 Spanish painters Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró and Salvador Dalí and learning what ‘abstract art’and ‘Surrealism’ are addition to ‘Automatic Drawing’ ‘Cubism’ and ‘Magic Realism’.

Pupils have very much…


11R Class, Art & Design, English, 2018-19

Oak Class goes Oriental

8 Feb 2019

Category: Oak

On Thursday Oak Class learnt about Chinese New Year. We read a story all about how it can be celebrated and said what was our favourite part.

After lunch we had a go at making our very own Chinese lanterns like we saw in the story. Everybody enjoyed choosing what colours to use and some…


Oak Class, Art & Design, 2018-19

8G Buddha Pictures and Wesak

16 Jan 2019

Category: 8G

Today we retold the story of Buddha, then  drew and painted Buddha on a canvas. Prior to the activity we looked at pictures of different Buddha canvases online. We have also been learning about the Buddhist festival of Wasak (Buddha's Birthday) and have coloured prayer flags and made Wasak cards.…


8G Class, Art & Design, English, RE, Equality

8G Buddha Drawings Part 1

15 Jan 2019

Category: 8G

Today 8G practiced drawing Buddha ready for our canvases in tomorrow's lesson. We did a start by step drawing to produce our Buddha pictures. Mr Byrom-Jones , Mrs England and Miss Hardman were very impressed. We can't wait to draw them and paint them on canvas tomorrow.


Well Done…


8G Class, Art & Design, RE, 2018-19, Equality