On Thursday Year 5 had their outdoor learning session. They were challenged to build a structure using a square based pyramid framework, then devise their own method of enclosing it. The children worked only with natural materials that they found in the Forest School area, 
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Year 4 started their new DT topic on wheels today. They carried out two focussed practical tasks to investigate the differences between dead (fixed) and live (moving) axels. They were also challenged to see if they could use the live axel to power their vehicle, 
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Today Year 3 began their DT topic on pneumatic systems. They spent some time learning the vocabulary for the topic and exploring the power of moving air, using a ball pump, syringes and tubing, balloons and straws & table tennis balls. They then carried out 
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Year 4 have really enjoyed this half term’s DT topic. Last week they finished their bags and put the finishing touches to their decorations, before evaluating their bags against their design criteria. The children had been randomly allocated the type of bag they needed to 
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This term, in Design Technology, Year 6 have been working with textiles. As part of the design process they spent some time researching items made from textiles and making mood boards of designs and fabrics that inspired them. The children then used a design brief, 
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This half term, in DT, Year 2 have been set the challenge of designing and making some packaging to protect biscuits. So far they have investigated and tested packaging, and sorted it according to various design briefs, and undertaken some focussed, practical tasks investigating nets 
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The children worked with Mrs Breakwell to investigate bags and how they are constructed, in particular ‘bendy bags’ and their purpose. They then designed, made and evaluated their own bendy bags. Lots of great opportunities to develop their sewing and construction skills through focussed, practical 
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This half term Year 2 are learning how to make puppets. After researching different types of puppets the children have been taking part in some focussed practical tasks, learning to make different types of puppets. Last week they made wooden spoon pop up puppets and 
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Last Friday’s Take One Picture exhibition was a huge success. A steady stream of visitors were shown round the school, by our Year 6 tour guides, who talked to them about the work on show and how it had been inspired by George Bellow’s painting, 
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In their Design Technology this term, Year 5 have been focussing on food and nutrition, Their project was to investigate what would make a healthy, balanced Greek style flatbread, and then design one. The children investigated different flatbreads for taste and healthy eating aspects, researched 
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