Archive for March, 2016

Easter is coming

After discussing the approach of Easter and the importance of the cross as a symbol, Starfish Class set about creating their own crosses from clay. First they sketched their ideas, thinking about the shape and lines. Then they developed their skills in the use of clay by joining, smoothing and pinching the material into the […]

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Children’s Sport Relief Bake-Off

The children had a great time looking at all of the fantastic entries in our Seabrook Bake-Off. It was a really tough decision for them to choose which one to vote for, but we look forward to hearing the results soon.

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Visit from Swordfish

We had an exciting treat this afternoon as we were visited by some of the Swordfish Class. They shared with us their recent computing projects which used the Scratch programme to create short animations. It was obvious that they had worked very hard on them and we thoroughly enjoyed them.

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Arts Discovery Day

Today has been a very inspirational day looking at the work of Henri Matisse and Laura Bethman. After looking at some examples of their work, the children had the opportunity to experiment with different media to create their own artwork in collage, print and paint. All of the children’s hard work will go towards a […]

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Art Studio Visit

Today has been a fantastic day meeting a local artist, Shane Record. After travelling by bus to Folkestone, we were welcomed by Shane who let us explore his studio. Then the children thought of some really interesting questions to ask him about his work. Finally Shane gave each child a postcard copy of one of […]

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