World Book Day 2018

World Book Day 2018

On March the 9th was World book day, which was fan   tastic. All the children, swapped classes to create projects about the one and only ALICE IN WONDERLAND!!!  We got into groups and planned our stories. In the afternoon, we voted for the best costume and the winner was….. Jayden!!! He received a wonderful certificate. “My favourite part was making a story and dressing up. Also I liked reading my book, ” said Frank  All the children enjoyed the day and will remember it forever!    

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Year 5 Visit to TLA (part 2 )

Year 5 Visit to TLA (part 2 )

Back to war! The following week we returned to TLA for a Literacy morning. Year 5, our wonderful year, went to TLA to travel back in time. Our activities were mind blowing. They included:  drama skills, artistic skills, English skills and freeze frame skills. At first, we had to make our name posters so that Miss Tingle and Miss Morally remembered our names. (For snacks we had biscuits, fruit with juice and water).     “My favourite part was when we had to make a war image with play dough,”…

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Visit to TLA

Visit to TLA

Year 5 TLA trip! On Monday 26th February 2018 year 5 went to TLA to create some pieces of art on the book called, ‘War horse’ by Michael Morpurgo.  Our fantastic activities were creating an old diary and also making a horse puppet. We had lots of fun and our minds were full of creativity. Everyone had behaved awfully well. “I liked making the diaries. I liked eating the delicious snacks that they gave us. I learned how to make antique diaries.” reported Ella Throughout the day, everyone enjoyed creating…

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Rock Star Times Tables!

Rock Star Times Tables!

  At  White Meadows, we have started practising our tables on an amazing website called Rockstar Challenge, which all children and adults enjoy.  We all fight our way to the top of the leader board. This activity can be done at home and at school.  Our minds are full of intelligence at school but they can too at home when we use this app. We love learning our times tables because of this website, which will also correct you, and you then may learn from your mistakes. “It helps me…

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Snow ! Snow! Snow!

Snow ! Snow! Snow!

A few days ago in Littlehampton, it snowed. Skye said, “I enjoyed the snow day but there was not much snow but I still enjoyed it. I enjoyed it because I went to Thursday Club with Bella in the deep snow.” Next we interviewed Imogen, “I enjoyed the snow day because I got to stay at home I didn’t need to do any school work!” It was such a lot of fun to go out in the snow all together. David and Bella

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Journey in to space!

Journey in to space!

Year 5 visited the planetarium in Chichester this week.After studying Earth and Space in science , they were keen to develop their knowledge further. Our roving reporters, Ksenija and Sandra have been finding out what the children enjoyed and what they learnt. “My favorite part was when we went into the magical dome to see the beautiful stars.That was my favourite part because the cool projector lit up space on the walls.”reported Elise. “My favorite part of the day was seeing the gorgeous stars and feeling the ancient meteors. I…

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O2!

O2!

The O2. On the 6th of February our choir went to sing and dance at the O2 Arena.  There were 9821 children singing their hearts out. In rehearsals, there was 3 special guests joining us and they were Alfie (who went to LA to meet Ellen), The Magnets (who were beat boxers) and last but not least Natalie (the beautiful singer). We had lots of fun and excitement during the long day! “My favourite part of the day was the actual concert. My favourite song is The Call. I liked…

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Sports Report:Curling

Sports Report:Curling

This term Mrs Steele took a group of children to .L.A. for a curling tournament. The children who went were all from Year 5 and 6. We played 17 matches Isobel Wood told us. Chloe , who is in Cherry said, ” I enjoyed pushing the stones on the floor, not ice!) ” Rocko, who is a member of Beech Class said, ” It was a good experience. It was more interesting than I thought it would be! ” The children were very grateful to Mrs Steel, who had organised…

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Maths Fun!

Maths Fun!

Some year 5’s went to TLA for a maths competition. I asked Sanuli from Beech Class all about it. She said, “In TLA we went to a maths competition .It was pirate themed and the goal was to find the hidden treasure. We were given some maths questions where we had to work the questions out and then with each answer there was a letter. All the letters made a word and all the words made a sentence! The sentence – it was hard to work out – would tell…

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