The wattle fence was built using branches from our willow dome. Some members of Year 5 were watering the beds at the vegetable patch including: one lonely tulip, onions, radishes and cabbages. We also hosed part of the reflowing meadow with the roughly 50m reach hose. We all together had to water 48l of water […]
Imogen shows us that bumblebees are really very gentle and friendly!
Year 5 were set the task to weave the willow branches into the willow dome. They got off to a slow start but then they picked up the pace and worked as a team to get the job done. They worked very well together and they got it done by lunch time. Having worked […]
A few weeks ago Mrs Raynsford set a homework challenge.We had to make something good for pollinators and most of us took the challenge. I took the challenge and built a bee house.I made my bee house out of wood and straws. By Rihanna
As Year 5 have been trying to help wildlife; for our homework we were set the task of building a habitat to help wildlife. I decided to build a hedgehog home. Over the holidays, my dad and I built it. We used part of an old lawn mower which was cut into shape. I also […]
In Year 5 we have been challenged to create artwork inspired Norval Morriseau. We started by sketching bees using pictures from the Internet. Then we simpilified them and transferred them onto paper. We then added a splash of colour with oil pastels and created background colours using brusho dye. Next, we explored Norval Morriseau’s artwork […]
On Wednesday 15th March we were busy for the bees! Planting all sorts of different flowers. Butterflies love our flowers! We all came dressed as our favourite pollinators. St.Alban’s C of E Primary school was buzzing!
In the Easter holidays Year5 pupils were challenged to an Environmental task to make a solitary bee house, a bird box etc. I made a bird box with small chunks of wood that were cut off longer pieces of wood.We used a drill to press in the nails to hold the structure together and a […]
Y5 and Y1 had made there own salad Bar called it the Buddy Bed. In the bank holiday weekend the soil got dry. So we set our self the task to water it and make it healthier again. So, 5 of the Year 5 pupils filled 4 trugs up with water so we didn’t have to […]
Year 5 did some amazing artwork sketching pollinators. To colour it in we either used wax crayons or sharpies. We then went over our artwork in Brusho paint. nor all Morrisseau inspired us in our artwork. by Megan Year 5