Kensuke’s Kingdom Spring 2019

This term, we have been reading Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo. The story has inspired lots of our work, including diary entries, maps and artwork (inspired by Hokusai). We have also been learning about orangutans and the threat posed to them by palm oil plantations.

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Underground, Overground... Mawrth 2019

Children in KS2 have been thinking about ‘connections’. After learning about and creating the sounds of the London Underground, we created poems using metaphor and presented them in the style of a tube map. Inspired by Banksy, we created artwork with a message; encouraging people to connect in person and with the outdoors, instead of through screens!

Dosbarth 2C Gwanwyn 2019

We started off the term enjoying activities linked to ‘The Truth Pixie’ by Matt Haig.  

We loved this story!

We are now enjoying our ‘Croeso i Gymru’ topic.  We used an App called ‘Book Creator’ to write our own versions of the legend of the Welsh flag. 

 


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The History of Flight ✈️ Spring 2019

As part of our travel themed topics, 3/4P, 4/5SL and 6J joined together to celebrate all things aeronautical. We learnt about the history of flight, investigated the disappearance of Amelia Earhart and created loop gliders, investigating which would fly the furthest. Finally, we collaborated on a Da Vinci inspired flying machine mural! Take a look…