Art Activities at the End of Term

Ms Juncosa wanted to share some examples of the art lessons they did during exam week. Students behaved beautifully and enjoyed extracurricular/non-assessment approaches to art.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Whilst learning through the story of ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ the children in Reception 1 recapped the language of size to compare length and height. They found a giant’s footprint and drew around their own to measure it with a tape measure. They also built beanstalks using different materials and used mathematical language such as taller, tall, biggest, bigger, shorter, 

Exploring Magnetic Forces

This week some of the children were very interested in exploring new magnetic resources. The activity was child led, the teacher had set up the resources for their arrival and in no time, children began to explore the new resources, feeling them, manipulating the shapes to create models and share ideas with their friends. It’s so lovely to see their 

Drama Performances

Throughout Key Stage 3 the students do drama performances to complement their English studies. The use of playscripts, role play and drama activities helps develops their confidence and vocabulary. Last week Year 7 performed A Midsummers Night’s Dream and this week Year 8 did short plays to re-tell the story of Pandora’s Box.