Film Club: How to Train Your Dragon

Long ago up North on the Island of Berk, the young Viking, Hiccup, wants to join his town’s fight against the dragons that continually raid their town. However, his macho father and village leader, Stoik the Vast, will not allow his small, clumsy, but inventive son to do so. Regardless, Hiccup ventures out into battle and downs a mysterious Night Fury dragon with his
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Green is the New Black!

Preparations have begun!  Badgers Class are hosting the first ever Dartford Bridge Community Primary School fashion show.  We are making all our clothes and accessories out of recycled materials! We hope to raise money on the day for charity so look out for when tickets go on sale and the delicious green cupcakes. In the meantime you can learn more about recycling on this website which includes
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Treasure Island

On Monday we were lucky enough to be visited by a theatre company who performed Treasure Island. “I thought that they did their best to entertain us with hilarious jokes and songs.  I thought that it was fantastic.  I love adventure stories and this was probably the best one I’ve ever seen.  I’d like to see it once more because it was fantastic! I
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Film Club: E.T – Part 1

An extra-terrestrial is accidentally left behind on Earth and is befriended by a young boy and his brother and sister. As Elliot attempts to help his extra-terrestrial companion contact his home planet so that he might be rescued, the children must elude scientists and government agents determined to apprehend the alien for their own purposes…which results in an adventure greater than any of them
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Shake It All Up

This week Owl class have been learning about measurements. They have been learning about length weight and capacity. Today they made milkshakes. First they had to measure the milk shake power out using a teaspoon. Next they had to measure using a measuring jug either 200ml or 100ml of milk. Then they had to stir the mixture and finally they said cheers and drank
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Pupils with Mayor of Dartford Eddy Lampkin

Pupils attend launch of Bloodhound SSC 1,000mph car

On February 28th 2012 four pupils from Key Stage 2 attended the launch of the Bloodhound SSC at Wilmington Grammar School for Boys. On display was the 13 metre car which will attempt to break the land speed record next year. The car called Thrust SSC is attempting to break the 1,000mph speed barrier, powered by an EJ200 engine. These engines are commonly found
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Dig, Dig, Dig!

Our new digging pit has arrived in the EYFS Outdoor Area! The children in Hedgehogs and Puffins Class have been enjoying digging for treasure in our new area, and there have been some very muddy footprints spotted all over the Outdoor Area!

Hedgehogs Ocean Pictures

Hedgehogs have been learning about the Ocean. Last week they learned how to use a new piece of software to draw Under The Sea pictures. They learned how to select colours and change brushes to create different shapes and patterns. Can you see the plants growing from the bottom of the ocean? We had great fun drawing air bubbles from our fish. Do you
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Fun in Squirrel Class this week

This week Squirrels class have been having fun with maths. They have been working in teams and problem solving using socks, pegs and a washing line! This week we have also been looking at Healthy Eating and have been designing our own posters to encourage others to eat healthy and exercise. Our posters will be displayed around the classroom please come in and have
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George and the Dragon!

In literacy this week Badgers have been reading the legend George and the Dragon. We used small worlds, lego, teddies, puppets and our role play areas to create the different scences in the story, we then used iPads to capture our scences. Mrs Slatter is now making us our own dragon who will live in our forest! We have already made ‘Wanted’ posters to
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