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Year 5 Create Drama In English

Year 5 have been learning about Instruction Texts in English and in their most recent lesson they were focusing on imperative verbs. The children were practicing giving out commands in instructions using imperative verbs through the use of drama. Each group acted out a scene including instructions and used imperative…

Humanities Week

Year Two had a brilliant Humanities Week, learning more about how we can help to protect our Planet and reduce our carbon footprints. The children enjoyed an assembly at the beginning of the week, which introduced them to how important it is to make sure that we put our rubbish…

Year 6 Plant Fruit And Vegetables

The Year 6 Prefects worked with Ms Parrott to plant some fruit and vegetables in the school playground. They have grown so well over the past few weeks and we are looking forward to receiving other home grown fruit and vegetables from the Junior Pupils to add to our planters….

Early Years Practice For Sports Day!

On Friday the Early Years children enjoyed a picnic and practiced for sports day as part of their forest walk. It was a lovely afternoon and a great way to spend our final forest walk for this school year. The children really enjoyed practising for the races ready for sports…

Reception Humanities Week

Reception had a wonderful Humanities week. They enjoyed reusing recycled materials to create something new. Ahmet created a washing machine that he used to wash our smelly socks. Other children also really enjoyed creating a monster using playdough as well as drawing and creating their own one. They enjoyed the…

Year 5 Get To Try Ancient Mayan Food!

Continuing with their Ancient Mayan learning in History, the Year 5’s have learnt about food from this time period. They learnt all about the kinds of food that the Mayan’s would have eaten and how they would cook their food. They found out they used the old age method of…

Year 3 Celebration of the Year Assembly

Celebrating all of our pupils’ hard work and success at school has been a strength at Normanhurst over the years. Seeing as our usual Speech Day is unable to go ahead, we have run a series of smaller events in pupil ‘bubbles’. The events are just as important and celebrate…

Year 4 Celebration of the Year Assembly

Our end of year celebrations had to take place a little differently this year, but they are still working out to be a series of wonderful events. Each school ‘bubble’ has rehearsed and is putting on their own mini event, complete with awards, songs and celebration. We were very happy…

Lego Club Fun

The children who attend Lego Club have had a wonderful term creating some fantastic Lego items. In particular, the older children have been using a ‘Lego Boost’ set to create an ‘electronic cat’ which can be controlled via an iPad and coded to be able to do different things. Imogen,…