Welcome to the Tigers!
Our teachers are Mr Chadburn and Mr Adcock and our fantastic teaching assistant is Mrs Collins.
Come and have a look at all the exciting work we have been doing!
World War 2 Day
This term we were lucky enough to have Partake Theater in our classroom once again. They helped us discover more about our WW2 topic. Here are some of the things that we did on this super fun day:
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A Great Woden's Day with the Vikings
This term Partake Theatre company visited the Tigers and Panthers and we had an amazing day learning all about the Vikings. Throughout the day we engaged in lots of activities and had tremendous fun. Here's what we got up to....
To start the day our Viking clan gathered in the great hall for a Viking fashion show! It wasn't quite the catwalks of Milan, but we certainly learned to 'strut our stuff'... Work it baby!!! Kaiden 'Knut' and Oscar 'Livid' were two of the chosen clan. Yusuf also had a go at holding a replica Viking sword...well for as long as he could anyway!
Location, Location, Location!
We also learned how difficult it was for Vikings to decide on where to place their settlements. It wasn't an easy task, and many of us learned the hard way that one wrong decision could be fatal to the existence of our Clan!
Vikings spent most of their daily lives farming and tending to their livestock. In particular, cows were important as they provided the Vikings with more than just beef. We were asked to identify how Vikings used every part of their cattle for useful items. We also ground wheat and spelt into the flour in the same way that the Vikings would have
Clothing and warmth were of vital importance within a Viking village. We were asked to use spindles and looms to make woollen thread...without getting in a tangle!
Trading was an essential skill for a Viking and to avoid carrying coins and large objects around Vikings would create 'hack-silver bracelets' that they would chop down every time they traded with other Vikings. We had a go at making these using foil...
We also made some Viking pots using the techniques that we were taught. Here are some of our designs...
A Visit to Valhalla
The final part of the day involved the Tigers reenacting a Norse burial ceremony. The afterlife awaited those who deserved it, but was that going to be us? You decide...
Our Dragon Mountain Mission
As part of our English and History project we set forth on an expedition to Dragon Mountain to rescue the Golden Egg that the Viking villain, Brownbeard Stragglebottom, had stolen from our village. Carrying essential equipment and ensuring our invisibility rings were secure, we negotiated treacherous terrain and a range of tricky challenges in order to successfully complete the mission and return the Golden Egg to its rightful place...