Category: News

Year 6 Art

This half term, Year  6 continued with their Optical Art at home and used different techniques to give various effects alongside depth to their artwork. They have completed a hand tracing activity where pupils only used lines and colours to give their work a 3D effect. They also completed another…

Reception Ice Ornaments

The Reception children really enjoyed spending time in the snow! Lots made snowmen and threw snowballs. They also had the challenge of making an ice ornament over the weekend using different natural materials. They all looked amazing and the children are going to see how long it takes for them…

Virtual Drama Lessons

This half term, Mrs Kazim has sent recorded Drama lessons for students to complete at home with their parents, siblings or on their own. The theme was Pirates and activities have ranged from Drama exercises, role-plays, mime tasks and improvisations. We have received a creative range of evidence from students…

Year 5 Dioramas

Year 5 were busy over the Christmas period creating a Solar System Diorama. Miss Stone was overwhelmed by the imagination and skills shown in the creations by Year 5. The class have been showing their works of art over zoom and discussing how they created the solar systems including what…

ISA Regional Art Competition Success

Well done to our students who entered the ISA Regional Art Competition recently. We had five pupils receive 1st prize, two pupils receive 2nd prize and three pupils whose work was highly commended. We are very proud of everyone’s efforts, congratulations!

Jerusalema Dance

Before Christmas, Coopersale Hall challenged the pupils and teachers to take part in a dance off! The dance was the hugely popular Jerusalema Dance, and this was the result!

A Panto at Normanhurst School

On the lead up to Christmas, pupils were lucky enough to have a travelling pantomime company come into the school and safely perform for them. The pupils watched the show in their bubbles and had a great time. It really got everyone in the festive spirit!  

Operation Christmas Child Appeal 2020

With all the current restrictions due to Covid-19, the Charity Committee have been unable to hold as many fundraisers as usual this term. Thank you to those of you who supported our new initiative to sell Normanhurst advent calendars in aid of our chosen charities. Many thanks also to all…

Year 6 Spelling Lessons

Along with the rest of the Juniors, Year 6 has been enjoying a different approach during their spelling lessons this year and making them more interactive in various ways. Whilst children were learning -able patterns in words a couple of weeks ago, they played a coordinates game with dice where…

Year 6 Clay Tiles

Year 6 children have been working on the theme ‘Birds’ in Art this half term. They worked really hard with depicting fine details in their artwork. They started the unit with drafting bird feathers in the first week and moved onto sketching birds the weeks after that. This then led…