Updates from Burrator Class

Spring Term 2016

In connection with their second world war topic, in English lessons pupils have looked at Michael Morpurgo’s book ‘Where My Wellies Take Me’. As part of this work the children went on their own local walk and wrote about their experiences. Pupils have also spent a lot of time discussing topics in RE, particularly in the build up… Read more »

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Autumn Term 2015

Posted: 18 November 2015

Pupils have carried out a number of science experiments this term, including those relating to forensic science techniques used to discover a smarties thief and chromatography techniques.  This work has inspired some of the pupils to join the after school forensic science club running this half term. Pupils also carried out a number of maths… Read more »

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Summer 2015

Pupils have been designing and making 3-D shapes using a variety of materials. The class have been helping the Abbey education department produce a film of what is on offer at the centre and trialling some of the activities, such as making these bird boxes. Children learnt about Ancient Greece and the city states of… Read more »

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Spring 2015

Posted: 23 February 2015

As part of the topic on Space, pupils have learnt about our solar system and each of the planets within it. Pupils have designed and made their own rockets. We have looked at famous artwork, which focusses on the night sky including Van Gogh’s Starry Night, and created our own pastel pictures in the same… Read more »

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