Monthly Archives: March 2017
Today Beal Vale have been raising money for Dr Kershaws by taking part in a sponsored ‘Bunny Hop’. The children hopped around our school playground wearing their bunny ears and had loads of fun. Thank you to everyone who sponsored the children or bought ears to raise money for this very worthy cause.
I'll be Alright Snow White from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Everything's Turned Out Fine from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Here All Along from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Life is Wonderful from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
The Evil Boffins from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
The Teeny Tribe from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Out With the Old from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Here are the songs for our end of year show so you can all practise. Here Comes the Show Here Comes the Snow from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
Year 5 spent last week writing poetry based on our class story, King Kong. We wrote cinquain poems with 5 lines and tried to include similes, alliteration and model verbs into them. Then we wrote blackout poems by choosing words on one of the pages from our book King Kong to turn into a poem. … Continue reading
On Friday 3rd March, Adrian brought his Science Show to Beal Vale. It was all about Marvellous Forces. This was the perfect subject for Year 3 as it consolidated learning about magnets and forces. Adrian also showed the children some fun and quick experiments they could try at home and had a wealth of fascinating … Continue reading
On Friday Adrian came to visit Beal Vale to teach us some fascinating facts about Science. He did a show for the infants in the morning and one for the juniors in the afternoon. The children loved watching all the experiments and asked Adrian some really interesting questions. Thanks Adrian for a great day.
As part of our World Book Day work, Year 5 worked in groups to research a famous children’s author. They made posters about their chosen and gave a presentation to the rest of the class.
What a great day! All the children and staff have shown their support of World Book Day by dressing up as their favourite book character and donating £1 each. They have shared books with each other, talked about and described their characters and even made some selfies! Well done guys!!!!
This half term we are looking at the book King Kong by Anthony Browne. Before reading at the book, the children worked in pairs and tried to organise some of the pictures into a story. We are now going to see if any of our stories match the book as we read it. We have … Continue reading
Year 5 read the Highwayman by Alfred Noyes last half term. As part of our work we created our own silhouette pictures using paint mixing and black card. The children all tried really hard and the pictures look fabulous up on the wall.
Beal Vale have been celebrating World Book Day by dressing up as book characters. We have also been researching children’s authors and presenting what we have found to the rest of the class. Take a look at the wonderful costumes we’ve had fun dressing in today. World Book Day from Beal Vale on Vimeo.
This week the children have been learning about how plants grow in different conditions. They planned and carried out an experiment using grass seed and planted radish seeds in clay, sand, soil and compost. They are enthusiastically looking after and monitoring the progress of their seeds.