Iceberg Ahead!!

  Year 2 began their Iceberg ahead project this week by investigating how properties of materials can change if you try to squash, bend, twist, stretch, heat and cool. Our scientists enjoyed trying to rescue toy animals from blocks of ice by firstly investigating if food colouring would make the ice melt, and then developed…

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Author visit

Fantastic local writer Kirstie Watson treated Year 2 with a book reading and author event earlier on this week. Today she popped back into school with her full collection of books, signed for the children of Heronshaw to enjoy in our library. Here are some children from Foundation through to Year 2 who met Kirstie.…

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Teddy bear’s picnic!

            Year 1 invited parents and carers to a very special teddy bear’s picnic! As part of Year 1’s project “What’s in the toy box?” the children took part in a teddy bear’s picnic where they had the opportunity to compare their own teddy bears to those belonging to their…

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Exploring numbers!

This week in foundation we have been exploring the numbers 6, 7 & 8 in more detail. The boys decided to go on a number hunt to locate numbers in our environment. They spent a lot of time looking at our clock and challenging each other to point to a number.  

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Theatre Trip!!

Last Thursday year 2 enjoyed a very special trip to Milton Keynes Theatre to see Jack and the Beanstalk with Diversity! They thoroughly enjoyed their ride on a coach and it was wonderful to see all the children enjoying live theatre again!    

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Theatre visit

As a wonderful Friday treat last week, all the children were able to watch a fantastic performance of Aladin by  ‘The Touring theatre’           

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Children in need 2021

Children in Need was celebrated in style by all across the school as children and staff took to their comfiest pyjamas to have fun and raise money for this great charity. Children took part in morning LIVE exercise with the nation’s favourite PE teacher; Work it Out with Joe Wicks. Dr Ranj was also on call to carry out some…

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Cinema trip!

Year 1 had an amazing time at the cinema this morning! Thank you to Into Film for providing our children with such precious memories! Some of the children have said this about their day: “It was fantastic” “It was awesome!” “I loved when they got the gem!”  

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Great fire of London!

On Monday 18th Year 2 historians travelled back to 1666 to the very spot where the Great Fire of London broke out! On Pudding Lane the children explored Thomas Farriner’s bakery and spent the day baking bread, making a human chain to transport water, and watched an interactive interview with our local fire fighting team with a tour of the fire station, showing just how…

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