Researching the past!

Researching the past!

In our history, we have been using Chromebooks to research about houses and lifestyles and how they have changed since 1066. The children have focussed on four periods of time, Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians and Victorians and answered questions from different areas....
Who lives in a house like this?

Who lives in a house like this?

Children have been asked the question – What makes a house a home? This half term, we are going to be learning how lifestyles have changed since the Medieval period and how routines within Britain have evolved. Firstly, we are going to look at how we live today and...
Toys Through History

Toys Through History

In history we have been looking at how toys have changed over time. This week we invited out parents in to share their childhood memories of the toys they used to play with. We enjoyed looking at all the old toys such as pickup sticks, tiddly winks and a jack in the...
Shakespearean Drama

Shakespearean Drama

Year Five have been rehearsing for the forthcoming Shakespeare festival which is being held on Tuesday 3rd March at the Blackpool Grand Theatre. 14 children are performing in Taming of the Shrew alongside children from eight other schools. The children are all...
Bath Time!

Bath Time!

In History, we have been learning about how the Romans impacted Britain after they invaded the country. We researched what Romans enjoyed doing during their leisure time and found out about Roman Baths. In DT, we then designed and made our own 3D Roman Bath from...
The One Where We Looked At Evolutionary Trees

The One Where We Looked At Evolutionary Trees

The One Where We Looked At Evolutionary Trees What a fun Science lesson we had today!  We learn that before humans evolved, early common ancestors with other mammals walked on all fours, but fossils that have been found tells us that early humans (australopithecines...