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Class Learning Blog

Trailblazers had a fantastic morning at Forest School. We made a fire and toasted toast, cooked beans and then had a go whittling sticks.

Today, we were visited by the PDSA, who spoke to us about animal welfare, their needs and what we can do to help animals in need.

Today we explored how flowers reproduce asexually by taking cuttings of geraniums.

World Book Day 2020

In science, we have been exploring the different parts of a flower's reproductive system.

We have started to design and make our own Electronic Lunar Rovers.

Exploring hydro power.

African inspired art.

African themed Olympic Dance

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Bemma visited Trailblazers today to teach us some Olympic themed African dance. We really enjoyed it!

We were visited by Gina from Chesterfield Football Club. We asked her questions and found out about women in football.

In science, we have explored adaptation and evolution. We looked at the Galapogos finches and explored how beaks adapted over time.

Trailblazers Sleep Over! We had a great time taking part in the wheelchair basketball session, eating chip butties and settling down to watch a film. Well done everyone - your behaviour was fantastic!

Take a look at our watercolour flower paintings. We worked really hard to mix colours and consider different tones to create realistic pieces of art work.

Trailblazers have been thinking about the importance of remembrance. We explored poppies and painted our own designs onto stones, which we placed onto the war memorial in the village.

Today we found out about the persecution of different people in Nazi Germany. We explored Auschwitz and wrote down our initial thoughts, feelings and opinions.

This week, we have been exploring ways to prevent bullying in school and when we are at home. See our advice below!

As part of out ‘make do and mend’ project in DT, we have been exploring pillow cases and t shirts to help consider how we will create our own textile products.

In science, we have been exploring DNA by making sweet models. We then tried to explain what DNA is and why it is important.

Trailblazers are having a grand old time learning the Charleston!

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Our current topic is World War 2 and we are explorers how people passed the time and entertained themselves during the war. It’s a lot harder than it looks!