Category Archives: Artsmark

Year 6 Frozen Kingdom Songs

Year 6 have combined their topic knowledge and ukulele playing skills to compose songs about the Frozen Kingdom.  

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Year 3 Shake, shake, shake

Year 3 listened to a song called “Earthquakes”.  We discussed why it was so catchy and what about it made it stick in our memories.  Then we tried to write new versions that were just as memorable.  I think you’ll … Continue reading

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Extra art

Some children in year 2 have been getting art-y with Mrs Cina at lunchtime. Here are the first fantastic things they have made.  Well done everyone.

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Year 4 have been amazing

Year 4 learned a call and response song called “The Shark”.  Then they re-imagined the story, setting it on the American Prairies and wrote their own version called “The Wolf”.  I was so impressed with their work that I wanted … Continue reading

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Year 5 marvellous god motifs

Year 5 have been learning about motifs and their use in music.  We watched the Viking Saga of The Apples of Iduna.  They composed a piece for one of the Viking gods.  Then they tried to give the impression that … Continue reading

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Body Percussion pieces

Year 6 were inspired by watching a performance of a piece called “Connect It” by Anna Meredith.  Then they created their own polar-inspired body percussion pieces.  Here are just a few of their performances.  Very impressed with your creativity and … Continue reading

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Christmas Craft bonus

Year 6 children who have been making cross stitch cards with Miss Gunn can purchase their completed cards this afternoon at the craft fair for £3.00. There will be a limited number of additional cards available for purchase. The children … Continue reading

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Remembrance Service

We enjoyed a wonderful Remembrance Service today.  If you missed the Dance club’s performance or would like an opportunity to see it once again, please click below.  I am so proud of the Dance Club who worked so hard to … Continue reading

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Super Year 5 compositions

As part of their music lessons Year 5 have been studying a piece by Anna Meredith called “Connect it”.  This music uses body percussion, actions and vocal sounds to create music.  They used it as inspiration to compose music for … Continue reading

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Super work in year 3

Year 3 learned to play an ensemble accompaniment in 5 parts today.  We had to listen carefully to the other parts to we stayed together and remember where our part fitted in the overall performance.  See if you can guess … Continue reading

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