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Forest School blog Year 5 Blog 2018 - 19

Year 5 Forest School Friday 11th January

In Turner Class we had our first Forest School session of 2019.  We were allowed to explore the tree circle and choose different activities.  Some of us climbed trees, some of us made clay models, some of us tried pond dipping.  We were thrilled to find so many living creatures in the pond- dragonfly larvae, […]

Come Yew In! Romance Day 1: Thursday 3rd January

What a start back to the new year.  Year 3, 4 and 5 were joined by Duncan and Charlie from The Common Lot,  Jeannette Baxter from Anglia Ruskin University, and very special guest Professor Kirby-Beden to launch the project.  After an introductory assembly where the irrepressible Prof K-B gave us a whistle-stop tour through 900 […]

Tuesday 18th December – Christmas service at St Barnabas Church

Friends and family joined us to mark the end of term and the start of the holiday at our annual Christmas service at St Barnabas Church.  Thanks to everyone involved for making it another festive treat. Wishing you all a very, merry Christmas and a happy New Year.  See you all in 2019!

Thursday 13th December – Circus and print making workshop

As part of the city’s Circus 250 celebrations, our friends, the Norwich-based circus company Lost in Translation, hosted a day of circus skills and traditional print making.  40 children spent the day at LiT’s Oak Circus Centre base on Coslany Street.  Matt led heritage sessions on juggling, trapeze and trampoline before leading workshops in these […]

Year 5 Science Project reflections

Yesterday, we spent time thinking about our Science projects, and writing a reflection.  Here is what 2 of Turner class wrote: Jayden- For my project the aspects of science I studied were vulcanology, volcanoes and rocks from volcanoes like obsidian, pumice and granite. The most interesting things I found out were: the plates slipped so […]

Wednesday 5th December: Science Fair#3

Thanks to everyone involved in making our 3rd annual science fair such an amazing success.  Friends, families, partners, visiting experts, young STEM science students from CNS and many, many more – you all came together to make this truly a day to remember, bringing to a conclusion 10 weeks of hard scientific thinking and doing.   The children […]

Science Fair – Part 3

The afternoons activities have seen lots more workshops and the chance for children to share their work and learning with others. We are all set to share our work after school so come and visit!  

Science Fair – Part 2

With workshops happening around the school including: CNS STEM students, The Planetarium, VR experiences, rainforest talks and Anglian Water – there is plenty to keep all the children busy and engaging in different areas of science.  

Science Fair – Part 1

with activities happening all around the school children are having an engaging morning. Classes have been visiting each other and seeing what each year group has been up to!

Science Fair 2018!

IT HAS ARRIVED!! Classes are ready! The visitors has arrived. Assembly is in full swing. It’s Science Fair time!!