Year 5

Class Blog

10Oct

SWIMMING – FREESTYLE

Over the past few weeks, we have been going through an exciting Freestyle learning journey. From learning how to float on the front, to kicking with straight legs, pointed toes and focusing on high elbows for the freestyle arms. The children have worked really hard to make sure they think about all these details in order to have  a smooth freestyle. ...

04Oct

UN Day

Today’s UN Day celebrations have been absolutely fantastic. It was incredible to see the huge number of nationalities represented in our school during the parade. We learnt a great deal about refugees from our UN representative guest speakers this morning. We also enjoyed rotating around a carousel of internationally themed activities ranging from traditional Ugandan story-telling to painting in the style of the Spanish artist Miro, New Zealand Maori stick games and an atlas and country quiz. We all very...

27Sep

Future Ambrosoli Day

On Wednesday for our ‘Future Ambrosoli’ Open Day the children were set the challenge of generating ideas for the future of Ambrosoli. They considered which subjects should be taught, how they would be delivered and what the learning environment would consist of.  The children were asked to consider the 4 C’s – collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity – and how these would be encouraged and promoted in their plans. The children impressed us with their teamwork, exciting ideas and...