Category Archives: June Edition

Science in KS2 and KS3

Science in KS2 and KS3

This term Year 5 have been investigating the properties of materials. Amongst other things, we have investigated absorbency,  made a non-Newtonian fluid with cornflour and water (very messy and lots of fun!) and made an irreversible change by mixing bicarbonate of soda with vinegar to make carbon dioxide to blow up balloons! Biology In Year 7 students have been studying

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Art with Rob in KS3 & KS4

Art with Rob in KS3 & KS4

KEY STAGE 3 Year 7 have been exploring colour and shape in paintings to create a composition using shadows without the use of colour black. Some of the most outstanding students in this year group are Rocio Belloch and Carmen Jimenez in Year 7 Blasco Ibañez. Year 8 have been working on a guitar sculpture based on the technique of

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“El Camino de Santiago” in Year 7

“El Camino de Santiago” in Year 7

In Year 7 Social Sciences this term, we have studied Medieval times and the Camino de Santiago. During Medieval times, the Camino de Santiago played a fundamental role in the cultural exchange between Spain and the rest of Europe. We have encouraged independent learning through investigations and promoted the diversity of views and opinions, placing importance on respecting the views

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