Archive | July, 2017


End of term awards

A traditional end to the Southill year, it was time to award certificates for impressing the teachers over the year – and a trophy for impressing the headteacher over the year. Here’s what happened… Our trophy winners. Well done! 1. Achievement in the arts 2. Showing friendship to others 3. Achieving well in learning over more »

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Gardening News 12 July

Today was the final Gardening Club of the academic year. The rain we had yesterday was most welcome;  it made the pulling up of the weeds so much easier, in fact, three beds were completely weeded today! But the most important job on the list today was to harvest the fruit (blackcurrants, redcurrants and gooseberries) which were ripe. more »

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Year 2 Goes Pop!

We have enjoyed learning about a range of Artists this week. We enjoyed listening to 80s music and striking a pose for our partner to sketch in the style of Keith Haring. We created swimming pool pictures in the style of David Hockney.

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Year 1 has been impacted by an art attack this week! Our classroom has been transformed into a studio and all the familiar displays have been replaced with a gallery of paintings, collages and other experimental pieces of children’s art. We’ve been learning all about Pop Art including the artists who founded the movement and more »

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POP ART came early for year 6!

Year 6 have a very busy schedule during our school’s Enrichment week; they had to visit their secondary school today and then they have to cycle to Primary College for 3 days. They have not missed out on the fun going on in school though, because yesterday they continued with their ‘Pop Art’ that had more »

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