The Arts

18Jul2019

One of our summer art skills was to impress patterns into clay.  Using our still life natural world influence from other art lessons we used household objects to create patterns pressed into clay.  We then painted and glossed our tiles.

15Jul2019

Today we used different things to dye fabric to test which was best. We used red cabbage, beetroot, squash, tea, coffee and orange juice.

4Jul2019

Today the children used all of the skills they have been learning to create a beach scene…they used colour mixing, used a variety of tools and materials for mark making and then added collage to compliment the scene! I think you’ll agree that they are super!!! 😃 article 28, 29

28Jun2019

Today the nursery children visited the residents of the Manor House in Whickham. We played games and chatted to each other as well as sharing stories and singing. We made a hand and fingerprint rainbow for them to display in the home and the residents added their own handprints to the bottom. What a

20Jun2019

1S are loving the special, secret deliveries from the Poetry Ninja!!! The children have been so excited to open and read the poems…thank you Poetry Ninjas😀😀😀 Article 28,29

20Jun2019

Everyone in school were amazed by the standards of the art entries this month. It was lovely to see the 3D entries as well as the paintings and drawings. Well done everyone. Article 28

6Jun2019

Today we based our art on using water colours and patterns. We spoke about how we should hold a paint brush, how to use the water with the water colour paint, how to mix colours together and what patterns we could create using circles. The children used primary colours and used the corrected names.

29May2019

We learned about Guru Har Gobind in RE. Inspired by the story of how he used his cloak to help people, we created our own designs for a new cloak for him. We made stampers from unwanted rubbish. It was lots of fun.

28May2019

3D11FBB8-1928-4BBC-9C0C-B45585C3BC53 Reception have been learning about money and shown an interest in the Royal family and baby Archie. We all became kings and queens for the day and learnt about who Queen Elizabeth is, where she lives and why she is important to our country. We sang our National A