Category Archives: Dahl

Meeting a Robot

As part of STEM week we had a chance to meet and learn a little about robots. Some talented girls from Year 6 took groups of 10 children up to the media suite to meet Dash and Dot.  They gave a brilliant demonstration of some of the robot’s talents and then explained how they worked. We had a chance to ask the robots questions
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Messy Day

Today Year 2 had a ‘Messy Day’ to kick off our new topic: ‘Muck, Mess and Mixtures!’ We had a great time exploring lots of different materials and using our creativity in lots of ways. We sculpted clay, played with shaving foam and gloop, built structures out of spaghetti and marshmallows, experimented with marbling and lots more! Take a look at some of our
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Kindness Week

In Dartford Bridge School we hosted ‘Kindness Week’ for the first time. To make our learning fun, In Year 2 (Dahl Class) we have been playing friendship games. Some of the skills we learnt during these friendship games were teamwork, listening to each other, taking turns and patience. We made the word KIND using ourselves. Can you spot the letters? Here are some quotes from some of the children
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Drumming

In Year 2 children have been participating in a drumming session with our music teacher Ben. Our Topic this term is “Beat, Band and Boogie” and what a way to start it. We learnt some fascinating facts about the Djembe drum, where it comes from, what it’s made out of and we even learnt a new song with the djembe. ​We learnt about rhythm,
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Hever Castle

Last week year 2 went to visit Hever Castle as part of their topic: ‘Towers, Tunnels and Turrets’.  Hever Castle was the childhood home of Anne Bolyen, one of the wives of King Henry the Eighth. The children loved exploring the different parts of the castle and were amazed by some of the beautiful ceilings and walls. Lots of pupils took a particular interest
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