Last week we started our very exciting new topic, 'Disaster Strikes!' The children were put into many different disaster situations; tsunami, Titanic hitting an iceburg, tornado and an avalanche.


Which disaster did you enjoy being in the most? Why? Do you have any questions about any of…

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We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo!

Herons really enjoyed their visit to Blackpool Zoo last week. They went to see many different types of animals to look at their features and habitats.


What was your favourite part of the trip? What is your favourite animal at Blackpool Zoo and why?


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Happy Easter!

I can't believe we have come to the end of another wonderful half term. I have been incredibly impressed with all of the hard work shown by the Robins over the last few weeks. 

All of the children have extremely enjoyed our topic, we have learned so much about animals and our world!



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Bug Hotel

As part of science week, the children in Herons were asked if they would work with the other KS1 classes to help create a bug hotel for our bugs to shelter them. They have made a super start. We cannot wait to show you what it looks like when it is finished.


What did you enjoy the most…

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Brilliant Birds

As part of science week this week, Herons were set a challenge to see if they coulld make a nest as good as birds can. They could only use outdoor materials to help them. They worked together to build a nest to see if it could hold their class bird Squarky.


Did you complete the challenge?…

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Polar Explorer Food

As part of science week this week, Herons had to explore and discover which foods would be the best to take to Polar Regions. They had to think about weight and money. They worked together ass polar explorers.


Did you complete the challenge? How? What did you find out?

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World Book in Herons

Last Thursday we celebrated World Book Day. We have been reading lots of different books by Julia Donaldson as she has animals as her characters. We came to school dressed as an animal from one of Julia Donalson books.


What did you come as? Which book where you from? Whose was your…

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Pet Day in Herons

Last Wednesday in KS1 we had a fantastic pet day. As we are leaning about animals we spent the day talking and looking at the animals in our home. Mrs Claydon's son George brought in all of his amazing pets for us all to hold. We got to ask him all our questions too. To end our day we could bring…

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Earthquake structures

In Owls we have been studying all about earthquakes.  We have learnt that there are 2 scales used for measuring the intensity of earthquakes.  The first is called the Richter scale which is recorded on a seismograph and the second is called the Mercalli scale.

We had a go at creating a…

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Herons make robots

Herons have used different construction materials to make robots. This week they are going to use junk modelling materials to make them.


Whose is your favourite robot? What did you use to make your robot? What robot features did your robot have?


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KS1 Wow Launch

On Friday 13th October, KS1 launched their new topic for after half term. Our next topic in KS1 will be 'Place Where I live'. We launched our new topic at Blackpool Illuminations.

Together with LKS2, we started our evening at the fish and chips shop. In small groups we then walked the…

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Owls Poulton Field Trip

This morning we walked to Poulton and on our route we looked out for different human and physical features.  We produced a map of Poulton town centre identifying the different shops and land use in the town centre.  Also, we went into St Chad's church yard and sketched the church building using…

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