Category Archives: Topic Day

Year 3 – Stone Age Immersion Day

On Friday 5th May, the children of Year 3 commenced their new topic about the Stone Age with a fun immersion day of drama and art. Drama Workshop The children travelled back to the days of early man to explore the changes in Britain through the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages. The children acted out scenes from the Neolithic period, creating freeze frames. In

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Book Week 2017 – Blog and Video

  As another successful Book Week has drawn to a close, we are reminded what talented children we have at Heber! There is no better way to showcase our vision statement of “Heber being a happy family, where we strive for everyone to belong, to be included, to aspire and to achieve within our creative, exciting community” than a whole school project. Throughout the

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Reception News

Over the last couple of weeks the Reception classes have been learning about Diwali, Bonfire night and Remembrance. They have had a lot of creative activities to take part in, such as making clay Diva’s, drawing Mendhi patterns, fire work pictures and making remembrance poppies using apples. We’ve had lots of fun and learnt a lot about different celebrations.


Stories in Foundation Stage

Foundation Stage Immersion Day So far this half term we have been learning about all our favourite stories and nursery rhymes. For our immersion day the children came dressed as their favourite book character. Everyone looked fantastic! The day was filled with lots of story-telling and the children enjoyed sharing their favourite books with their friends.  The children did some lovely writing about who

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The Curse of Mother Nature

Year 3 The Curse of Mother Nature Immersion Day Last week, the children and staff of Year 3 were transformed into active volcanoes. We commenced this exciting day with a fashion show, where the children paraded their volcanic creations. Volcano Workshop Year 3 came together to work collaboratively on the volcano project. The children studied images of live volcanoes and in mixed groups they

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A Right Royal Day

  Year 2’s Royal Immersion Day started off with the children coming into school as Kings and Queens from Royal Families. The children spent the morning making bunting, creating and talking about coats of arms. After lunch we had a catwalk show, and the classes danced the afternoon away and enjoyed a big feast to end the celebration.        


Safer Internet Day 2015

Safer Internet Day 2015 is being celebrated globally today, Tuesday 10th February, with the slogan ‘Let’s create a better internet together’. The day offers the opportunity to highlight positive uses of technology and to explore the role we all play in helping to create a better and safer online community. It calls upon young people, parents, carers, teachers, social workers, law enforcement, companies, policymakers, and

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Year 3 – The Curse of Mother Nature

The children in Year 3 had a brilliant time taking part in their topic themed day on Friday. Their costumes were fantastic and they thoroughly enjoyed learning about natural disasters. The children made their own volcanoes and took part in a live eruption using bicarbonate of soda, vinegar and food colouring. They observed the reaction as part of their science investigation and made notes

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Topic Day

On 21st November 2014, the children and staff across the school took part in a Topic Day and dressed up in a costume related to their topic in class, as listed below: Foundation – Celebrations Year 1 – London Year 2 – You are what you eat Year 3 – The Curse of Mother Nature Year 4 – Roving Romans Year 5 – Ancient

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