Category Archives: Artsmark
International week began in style with a visit from Julien – a professional dancer who performs in the Lion King in the West End. He came to tell us about life as a performer and was able to give us … Continue reading
Year 4 have composed some super melodies using the pentatonic scale. We used the same structure as a Haiku poem (5-7-5) but with pitches instead of syllables. They chose their notes and notated their melodies using colour at first. Some … Continue reading
Year 5 have enjoyed learning some dance moves from the 1990s. See if you can spot the “TLC,” “Every little step,” the “Butterfly” or a whole variety of others. The general favourite seems to have been the “Prep.” Nobody can … Continue reading
Year 2 have been working very hard in their dance lessons in the last few weeks. We have learned a whole class routine the The Ugly Bug Ball (very topical) and performed it together. Thanks to Mr Gallagher for filming … Continue reading
Year 2 really impressed me in their PE lesson this week. They did some beautiful work based on the 4 stages in the life of a butterfly. They began as an egg and then, in their own time, became in … Continue reading
Year 5 enjoyed exploring Action and Reaction in their PE lesson this week. They fought a non-contact battle against an alien being encountered on a distant planet. This meant we had to watch our partner’s movements very carefully and respond … Continue reading
The Year 3 classroom has some beautiful stained glass decorations on display.
Year 2 have been making some fantastic topic and black history month themed sculptures.
The dance club this term has been fantastic. I am so proud of how hard each and every one of the children attending has worked and we wanted to share the routine that they helped create with you all. Also, … Continue reading
Year 5 enjoyed learning the alternative lyrics for Mary has a little lamb (or a rocket ship) and yesterday they had the opportunity to make up their own version. Here are just a few of them for you to enjoy.