Category Geography

17
Jan

Spring Term in Year 1

Our current topic is called ‘Poles Apart’. Our Literacy lessons are based on the story, The Emperor’s Egg. We are currently creating our own non-fiction book as a whole class. We have been looking at the Antarctic and Arctic region. Here are some pictures of what we have been up to.   Did you know …

9
Jan

Map skills in Year 4

We looked at maps of the world and England and identified symbols and how the land is used in the U.K.

9
Jan

European cities

In Geography today year 3 used an interactive online map to locate countries in Europe, they labelled their capital cities on to a map.       The children also made capital city chatter boxes to test each other on different capitals around Europe.

19
Nov

Arts Week in Year 4

We finished our models and our work which looked fantastic in our school gallery.       

25
May

Day 3: Survival in the wild

24
May

Day 2: The Jurassic Coast

We enjoyed the sunshine at beautiful Lyme Regis and went fossil hunting in Charmoth. Many fascinating discoveries made!

4
May

Looking at our Local Area

Year4 have been learning about our local area. We have studied new and old maps of Barnet. We learnt how to use key symbols on a map and created new symbols for sights seen on our tour. We have walked to the Well which was visited by Samuel Pepys. We read his diaries of his …

14
Mar

Y3 Trip to the Natural History Museum

Last Friday year 3 visited the Natural History Museum to support their current topic about Earthquakes and Volcanoes. The children all had a fantastic day and particularly enjoyed the Earthquake simulator !

9
Jan

Posting and Places

Our new topic this term is called Posting and Places. We will be learning about different countries around the world with a specific focus on the Arctic. To start our topic today, Year 1 learnt about the different continents. Year 1 thoroughly enjoyed this lesson as they had the opportunity to look at a map …