Jack and the beanstalk

This week we have carried on reading the story Jack and the beanstalk. This time we have focused on ordering the story and we used character masks to help us. We used language such as first, next, then and last to retell the story and created a story map on Read more…

Perseus and Medusa

This half term our topic is ‘Gods and Mortals’, and in our lessons we are learning about Ancient Greece. For our topic lesson today we were lucky enough to watch a show performed by The Hobgoblin Theatre Company called Perseus and Medusa. It is one of the many Greek myths Read more…

Perseus and Medusa

This week we started off learning about Ancient Greek myths by watching a virtual performance by Hobgolbin Theatre. We really enjoyed watching the actors act out the story of Perseus and Medusa. Here are some pictures of the performance.

World book day in Year 5

Today was World Book Day at St Luke’s. From Cindy Lou to Aliens where underpants to King Henry VIII (a perfect fit for our theme ‘Off With Her Head’), the children all looked fantastic. Year 5 have taken part in lots of Book Day activities including online workshops with authors Read more…

Christmas pantomime

In the afternoon we entered the Bluebell’s theatre once again. This time it was to watch the pantomime Rapunzel. We loved listening to the characters and joined in with their songs. Miss Longmire gave us some popcorn to enjoy while we watched the pantomime. We spotted the sneaky dragon and Read more…

Volcano Vocabulary

During this half term in our Topic lessons we have been learning about volcanos.  We have learnt lots of new words, some of which are quite hard to remember! We decided to put some actions to the words to try and help us remember what they mean. These are the Read more…

The Talent Show

With our partners, we picked one of the plot points from our story My Christmas Star to act out. The children worked really well in their pair to practise and perform their scene using vocal expression and body language. Everyone enjoyed watching each other’s performance! The children used their imagination Read more…

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