Keeping up to date!

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Each day in Upper School, we watch Newsround to keep up to date with what is going on in the UK and the rest of the world. There is always an interesting mix of current affairs, sport and nature stories shown and this week we have been following the reports of the Duke of Edinburgh's funeral and…

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What Would Jesus Do?

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In our RE lesson today, we thought about what Jesus meant by ‘building strong foundations for our lives’. 
The children were split into groups and given the task of building a bridge. Some of the groups were given clay to help them and some groups only had sellotape. 
The children with clay made…

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Classifying Animals

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The Year 5/6 children began a new topic in Science this week-Animals and their Habitats. We began by thinking about the classification of animals. 
The class really enjoying grouping and naming the pictures of animals first and then going a step further to classifying them into vertebrates and…

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Easter ‘carrot’ Hunt!

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The rain cleared up just in time for Upper School to go outside and search for all the hidden carrots this morning! The children thoroughly enjoyed the hunt and appreciated the Easter eggs waiting for them when we got back into the warmth of the classroom. 
Thank you to Claire Nash and the…

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Easter Role Plays

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The children in Upper School have spent the afternoon recreating scenes from the Easter Story and thinking about the impact it had on Jesus’ friends. They did a brilliant job and retold each scene with thoughtfulness and understanding. After the children’s performances, they talked about their…

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Comic Relief

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On Friday 21st March, Upper School had fun with Pete from Fleetwood Town AFC during lunchtime playtime. Instead of red noses, they held their tennis balls to help remind us it was Comic Relief Day. A total of eighteen children joined in playing tennis with Pete during…

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Spring Flowers

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Following on from their observational drawings of flowers for Mothering Sunday, the children have been trying to recreate flowers using cutting and folding paper techniques. They have begun to show some great creativity!

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Ring-a ring o'roses

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Since coming back to school last week, Upper School have been learning about the Great Plague of 1665-1666. There are some comparisons between the way families dealt with the Plague then and how we deal with Covid-19 now. Isolation has occurred both times as a way to control the spread but…

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Fleetwood Academy PE Lessons

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It’s been great to meet and work with Pete from Fleetwood this week. He has been teaching us and improving our tennis skills. He also organises great games to play during lunch time break. 
Thanks also to all the parents who have provided outdoor and indoor PE kits for the very changeable…

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Welcome back!

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We are delighted to have everyone back to Upper School. Everyone has been working very hard and of course, all are pleased to see their friends again. We are especially pleased to welcome Henry to Upper School. He has settled in quickly and already has many new friends.

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Upper School Frizbee Competition

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The Upper School children from Year 6 and some Year 5s took part in an interschools’ Frizbee Competition at Weeton St Michael’s Primary School. They played really well in small teams of four and one of those teams were joint winners with Treales. Well done!

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Out of school achievements

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Well done to Emily in Year 5 on gaining your gymnastics Level 2 award. 

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