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Year 1 and 2 are Inspired

Year 1 and 2 have been truly inspired by the art work in The Tin Forest and Henri Rousseau’s Tiger in a Tropical Storm and have created their own pieces. The children practiced and applied their art skills to add tone, collage and texture in different layers of their work.

Year 6 Blend and Mix

Year 6 have been experimenting with watercolours to blend and mix. Vanesa used watercolours to match the colours around the edge of an image to show how they can merge together. Ella and Amy showed the story of The Tin Forest in one image, starting with the dull and gloomy scrapyard which eventually evolved into … Continue reading Year 6 Blend and Mix

Year 3 Get Creative

Year 3 are creating a large piece of artwork based on the novel 'The Tin Forest'. The children will be using a variety of techniques, including weaving. to create their artwork.

Vivaldi Vibes

Year 6 have been moving their own dance performances to 'Vivaldi's Four Seasons'.  The children are really proud of their achievements.

A busy week!

It's been a very busy week at the academy. Year 4 have been sketching objects in their classroom, focusing on the use of the shades light and dark.  Class teacher, Miss Thackray, is incredibly proud of the work produced by the class. Charis in year 5 was awarded the first pen licence.  Her teacher says, … Continue reading A busy week!

Free Nursery Places

The academy invites prospective Nursery parents to visit and tour our Nursery provision during Open Week, from Monday 17 to Friday 21 May. Why should you send your pre-school child to our Nursery? Bright, spacious and stimulating indoor classroom Safe and fun outdoor learning environment Experienced, nurturing and committed early years staff Fully funded full-day … Continue reading Free Nursery Places

World Book Day

Year 3 and 4 had a fantastic World Book Day. They all enjoyed listening to the story “The Tea Party in the Woods” and using their inference skills to think about what the little girl might be saying and thinking in different parts of the story. The children also enjoyed creating their own tea party … Continue reading World Book Day

Christmas Lunch

We all thoroughly enjoyed our Christmas lunch this year! 🎄

Christmas Characters’ visit

On Thursday 17 December we had some special visitors in school! The Grinch, Elf of the Shelf and Santa visited! The boys and girls were so excited, a perfect end to the term.. From all at school we wish all of the children and their families a very merry Christmas!

Harvest Pop Art

Children in Mrs Gliddon's class created this amazing pop art inspired by Roy Lichitenstein. They are so lovely - well done everyone!

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