Printing for Perfectly Norman

We have been reading a book called Perfectly Norman. It is all about a boy called Norman who grew some wings and felt embarrassed so covered them up. This was not very nice for him and in the end he decides to show everyone his wings. We learnt that there is no such thing as "normal" and everyone…

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Roman Warriors

We turned into Roman Warriors this afternoon. We learnt all about the Roman Empire and how it spread and conquered many countries. We learnt about the Roman Army, how sophisticated and successful it was. After making sure we passed the physical exam, collecting our spears (hockey sticks) and…

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Hola Mexico!

Year 6 had loads of fun enyoying Mr Knapper's Mexican dancing! We all joined in! Then, the children followed instructions and measured ingredients to make Latin limeade and Sangrita. Everyone loved the quesadillas. Some children made more at home! 

 

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Celebrating our dance superstars!

These four fantastic children took part in individual and group dance competitions over the weekend and all returned to school with first and second place trophies and medals. We are SO proud of our St Francis superstars! Well done Lexi, Lewis, Lily and Mario. 

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Year 2 helped a shipwrecked pirate.

Year 2 wrote some excellent replies after receiving a message in a bottle from a shipwrecked pirate. He asked them for advice.

 

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Sports Week 2019

A picture speaks a thousand words!

 

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A whole heap of "thank yous"!

As part of our Collective Worship this week we were looking at Caritas Theme 6. This is all about the different people in our community. We spent time thinking about all the people who help us in our community of St Francis School. We thought about our teachers, teaching assistants, office staff,…

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D and T in Early Years

In Early Years we aim to provide our children with experiences that form the foundation for later work in DT. These early experiences include asking questions about how things work, investigating and using a variety of construction kits, materials, tools and products, developing making skills and…

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Year 6 play rehearsals

The Year 6 play ‘The Sweeteasy’ is well underway and rehearsals are really taking shape - from the early days of reading the script in class to leaving the comfort of those two behind to act off-script in the assembly hall. The show, which takes influence from 1920s/30s America, is an…

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Art and Music

The children listened to different songs and created an image of how the song made them feel and what it helped them to imagine. They did this using charcoal, pastel crayons and water colour paint. The results were fantastic - what a creative bunch! 

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Drumming showcase

Year 3 Djembe Drummers in action! Year 3 showcased their drumming to the whole school. They were excellent.

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Harry Potter Studios Part 4: Hogwarts Castle and The Forbidden Forest.

The final set of photos from our amazing trip to Harry Potter Studios. 

Thank you to all of the adults that helped make the trip so special for the children, but most importantly, thank you to the 40 children who came on the trip; behaviour was exceptional, everybody was smiling and joining in,…

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