This term , year 5 have been creating a Database. They have looked at why we use databases and different ways of displaying the information they create. Our database was based on an existing database “What the Victorians Threw Away” They created their own data cards and sorted their data to make it easier to […]
In Autumn 2, Year 5 created a database using Purple Mash. Their Big Question was about Victorians, so we used that topic for the database. They used a website called ‘What the Victorians Threw Away’ to find the information they needed and then created charts to display the different types of Victorian rubbish.
Well, Year 5 finally got to complete their films! Here is just a few that have been fully finished so far, hopefully there will be more to come next week. They would love to hear what you think of all their hard work this half term!
This term, Year 5 are using their Big Question topic of Victorians to create a short advert. They have watched adverts to see how good adverts sell their products, and researched Â information about the life of a Â chimney sweep in Victorian times.Â They are going to turn that knowledgeÂ into a short filmed advert. In doing […]
Year 5 were busy last term looking at “What makes a good Photo?” We looked at how to take a good photo, and then searched under a Creative Commons licence on Flickr to find photos of African Animals that met our criteria of a good photo. The second half of the term saw children use […]
Year 1 were lucky enough this week to be able to borrow the iPads from our Year 6 children! We have been looking at control and programming this term and they were very excited to be able to use the Daisy the Dinosaur app that Year 6 put onto the iPads for them! They had […]
Year 6 have be using Kodu to design their own computer games. They have built their worlds and programmed their kodu to follow a set of instuctions. They have been able to use “Variables”, “Loops” and” If” statements. They have also taken screenshots of them to show their work.
All the children in Year 1 have been working very hard to make a short talking book in Powerpoint. They made their own pictures of scenes from The Lighthouse Keeper’s Tea, added some text and then importedÂ sound recordings of someÂ of the children re-telling the story. Well done Year 1 as it was a really […]
During the Spring Term Year 5 have been looking at “What makes a Good Photo?” Based on a set of criteria they discussed in their PPA sessions, they found photos of African animals which they then edited in Paint Shop Pro. The children then used Google Sketch Up and made a Gallery to house their […]