Author: Nicola Holt


Year 4 visit to Heron Corn Mill

Year 4 visited Heron Corn Mill on Friday 20th October to learn about how the mill was powered and how gears work. During the visit, we completed lots of activities which made us think of how machines are powered and made. We worked together in teams to create machines that used cogs and gears and…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 23 October 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog

Frank English visit

Year 4 walked to the library to talk to Frank English. He is a children's author who lives in Heysham. At the library we asked lots of questions and foudn out about him. Frank told us lots  of stories about his life before being an author and then shared how he writes his books. Did you know that…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 16 October 2017

Category: Headteacher Blog

Year 2 walk to Williamson Park

Today Year 2 enjoyed a lovely autumn walk in Williamson Park. We found lots of clues that is it definitely autumn - see our class gallery for more photos.

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 10 October 2017

Category: Year 2 Blog

Pilkington pottery workshop

We had a wonderful morning learning all about pottery and how the university were creating 3D  images using a 3D scanner. It was fascinating to see real life objects being created into 3D objects. We all designed our own pot with details inspired by Pilkington and did some observational drawing.…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 2 March 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: Y4 , Art & Music

world book day

We had great fun finding out about our favourite books today. We tied the reviews to balloons for everyone to know it was World Book Day.

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 2 March 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: English

Performance Poetry

Our English unit of work was a great success with Year 4 performing two poems- Louder by Roger McGough and The Cathedral Sound Collector. We preformed these poems to different audiences and everyone praised us on learning a poem off by heart using sound effects and correct intonation and rhythm. A…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 21 February 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog

Year 4 descriptive character writing

Year 4 have been working so hard since coming back in September. We wrote some character descriptions about a giant which we will use in our traditional story writing.

Well done especially to Thomas, Lucas and Alfie.☺☺☺

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 20 September 2016

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: Y4 , English

Abbarella Rehearsals begin

Year 6 have been working hard to learn their lines for their forthcoing production of Abbarella. All the class have taken up the challenge and are well on the way to  not using the script.

Keep it up Year 6

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 13 June 2016

Category: Year 6 Blog

Tags: Y6

Cafod workshop

Year six had a great morning learning about Life without taps. We played a simulation game to imagine life as a family and the difficulites they face daily. All the class enjoyed the workshops and learnt how lucky we are.

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 9 March 2016

Category: Year 6 Blog

Tags: R.E. , CAFOD