Monthly Archives: March 2020

Flower Power

Last weeks window theme was rainbows, this week we’ve been given the task of displaying flowers to bring some joy to the community. Join us in creating a flower to display and send us your pictures to post!

Wombat Class: Cave String Printing

Wombats did a great job at using string to print their cave painting designs. They found it tricky to glue the string down and make sure the paint only went on the string but they kept persevering and were happy with the results. They look fantastic!

Wombat Class: Stone Henge and Artefacts

Wombats had a fantastic afternoon at the beginning of our topic looking at artefacts from the Corinium museum in Cirencester. They tried to sort them into primary and secondary sources and work out what the objects might have been used for. We even tried on some clothing that was similar to what they wore in the Stone Age-Iron Age. To finish off our learning

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Wombat Class: Pop Up Trains

Wombats had a busy few days creating their D.T project of pop up trains using syringes and plastic tubing. They had to show resilience to keep going to make their pop out train work. Everyone tried really hard to make their tunnels look effective as well. We were all proud of our end results. Here are a few of them.

Penguin, Puffin and Parrot Class: Stratton Fire Visit

We were lucky enough to have a visit from Stratton Fire fighters at the beginning of March. We learnt about firefighting today and thought carefully about how different it was in 1666 when The Great Fire of London broke out. It was so much fun climbing up into the fire engine and squirting the hose! A massive thank you to the firefighters….we had a

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Teacher Check In 1

Please see relevant link below for the letter for your child/children’s classes for a check in from their teacher! Butterfly Class Bumblebee Class Puffin Class Kangaroos Class Koala Class Ladybirds Class Owl Class Parrot Class Penguin Class Wombats Class Year 6 – First email to parents

Rainbow Rocks

This afternoon the children worked hard hunting for pebbles and coming up with their own inspiring art designs. The children will be placing them around Highworth – see if you can spot them!

Chalk Art

This morning our children worked hard to work together and create an abstract imagine to represent us joining together. They had lots of fun and were surprised by our end result! Can you guess how we did it?

Rainbow Weather

WOW! What a response we’ve had to our rainbow post. It’s lovely to see you’ve all been keeping busy and getting creative. Take a look at what some of our families have been up to!

Information For Parents: Supporting from Home Letter