Maths 99 club The 99 club is a weekly times tables based Maths test, which all of the children in KS1 and KS2 take part in. Over the past two weeks we have had a spurt of children from Hedgehog class move up the 99 club. A HUGE well done to all of these children: […]
COMPUTING – CODING We had an enjoyable computing lesson using the laptops and the one hour coding website from Disney. Our coding lesson was based on Big Hero 6 – the photos show the children problem solving, as they have to enter increasingly tricky codes, to get through the various levels in the game. If […]
Gymnastics As part of our PE this term, we have been taking part in fortnightly gymnastics sessions at our local secondary school (Thomas Keble). During this sessions we have spent time learning different balances, jumps and rolls (so far). The children have really enjoyed these sessions and are now fine tuning their own routines (in […]
Our topic for this term was to learn all about rain forests. 201819 Term 2 Im a pupil get me out of here topic web During this topic we visited the Living Rain forest in Newbury, which was a really enjoyable and interesting experience. It was great to experience just how humid the rain forest […]
In October 2018 the whole school had an Arts week. During this week we took part in a range of activities, which included: drumming knitting clay modelling sketching
As part of cooking and nutrition in DT, we discussed the principles of a healthy, nutritious diet. We also spent time making flapjack, as well as tasty fruit kebabs. Extra thanks to parent helper Mrs Webber 🙂
As part of this topic we completed some Art work, based on Stone Age cave paintings.
Owl class went on a fabulous trip to Cadbury World to enhance our Mayan topic. We began the day with a journey through time. We learnt about how the Mayans first came across cocoa and used it to create spiced drinks. We then learnt about the Spanish invasion led by Hernan Cortez, who brought the cocoa beans […]
We had a fantastic day at the Genting Arena! We spent the afternoon rehearsing the songs that we have been learning with 6000 other school children. Then performed to an audience of family members. The atmosphere was electric!!
Eastcombe Primary School is closed today due to heavy snow.