Monthly Archives: January 2017

Shabbat candles 

Zircon class have been learning about the Jewish faith this term and spent Thursday afternoon making their own candles. During Shabbat in the home, all the electricity is turned off and the candles themselves provide light for the joy of … Continue reading

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Homework Due 1st February 2017

Homework due Wednesday 1st  February 2017 Spellings:   -less suffix This week we would like you to learn the following spellings ready for a test at the end of next week: Some are using our suffix that we are learning over … Continue reading

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This week in RE

This term we have been learning about the religion of Judaism. The class made challah bread from plasticine which is a traditional bread used to celebrate the Shabbat. Topaz also made Shabbat candles and decorated them.

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Carnival in Topaz

In Topic we have explored carnivals in Trinidad and Tobago. In the second Topic lesson we created carnival masks and painted carnival scenes in Art.

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Banging Tunes

Some of the children in Zircon class have been practising their rhythms to improve their knowledge of patterns and repetition. Here they are using instruments to replicate and create their own rhythms.  ​​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​

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Carnival Time in Amber Class

Today we have been exploring the carnival traditions of Trinidad and Tobago. The children have made carnival style masks and created paintings to show the movement and colours of a carnival scene. I think these will all look amazing when … Continue reading

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Interviewing Zircon class 

Zircon class have been interviewing each other this week to find out what sort of hobbies they like to do and why. We are reading the book of ‘Amazing Grace’ where Grace likes to spend all of her free time … Continue reading

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