Year 4 develop watercolour and oil pastel skills

Year 4 learnt new techniques to create different effects with their paint brush. They used watercolours to create a landscape which showed a variety of painting techniques. They also explored how to blend and apply oil pastel for best effect on their bonfire

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Art and design

Preparing for winter weather with seasonal artwork. Children created winter silhouettes using oil pastel, paint and black marker pen. 

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Y5 Viking Art

Year 5 studied different styles of art created in the Viking era and drew their own pencil sketches in a similar style.

 

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World Book Day activities Y4

Year 4 enjoyed dressing up for World Book Day. They all looked fantastic and could talk about their character. We continued with our class book The Firework Maker’s Daughter and carried out different firework related activities which included:- designing our own firework, making a firework…

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Making Dragons

We have thoroughly enjoyed making dancing dragons as part of our Chinese New Year celebration day.  We even had some time to make our dragons dance to some traditional Chinese music.

 

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Chinese New Year Celebrations - Willow Pattern Plates

As part of Chinese New Year celebrations, every age group across the school worked together in a series of workshops to recreate the story of the Willow Pattern on their own plates. The design was very intricate but the results were really effective. 

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Nursery’s finger paintings

This week Nursery have been practising their fine motor skills by creating these lovely finger paintings. They had so much fun getting their hands all covered in paint!

 

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Year2 Computing & Art

Year 2 enjoyed using 2Paint a Picture to create their own pieces of art in the style of George-Pierre Seurat who was famous for using the techniques pointillism. The children were very interested in how images could be created by using an arrangement of dots and altering the size, colour, shades…

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Nursery’s family paintings

Nursery have been painting their families. We had some family members that we have already met and some of the children also used their imagination too. See if you can spot your family!!!

 

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Autumn walk

Reception have been learning all about the season of Autumn. They have been on an Autumn hunt in the school grounds to find some evidence of things that are changing. They found many leaves of different colours, shapes and sizes along with some seeds that have fallen to the ground. They have been…

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Year 3 Stonehenge Clay Models

As part of our Stone Age topic today we learnt about Stonehenge.  We enjoyed using clay to recreate this ancient monument.  Next week we will assemble it together to create our own ‘Bridget’s Circle’. We were interested to discover that we live near Castlerigg Circle in…

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Year 3 Stone Age Cave Painting

Year 3 enjoyed recreating Stone Age Cave Paintings this afternoon.  We made the paper look old by dying it using teabags.  We learnt that they created their own paints using natural resources.  

 

 

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