End of Term 

Hasn’t this half of the term gone fast, we’ve been making making making. In Nursery we have been bringing our books to life, making planets, stars, snails e.t.c it has been so much fun. In reception a highlight was creating a large scale wall piece using autumn leaves and spray bottles to mix colours. Finally in Picasso Club we at last finished our rainforest scene fully equipped with moving animals. We’re now focusing on producing artwork around the theme of ‘feelings’ for an art competition called Young Art which is open to all children in Charles Dickens, in years reception and above. The deadline in the 26th January, all rules and details on the website: https://www.young-art.org.uk

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Sutton Hoo helmets with Yrs 3&4

This week we’ve been finishing off our masks using our design and construction skills. We’ve learned to observe detail in 2D and recreate these in 3D which is challenging but fun! ​

Making Viking ships with Sara

This week Yrs 3&4 have continued to work on their ships, developing their motor-​ skills and learning to sculpt paper and card. They’ve also worked hard as partner boat-builders, helping each other to do some tricky bits and designing miniature shields.