Self-Portrait Sketching Skills

During this term in Year 5/6, we have been developing our sketching skills. We began by linking our learning and drawing upon (no pun intended) skills and techniques we learnt in previous years at Highfield. After this, we focused on shading and perspective, learning and developing these techniques over a…

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Roche Court Sculpture Park

Years 5 and 6 had a great trip to Roche Court Sculpture Park last week. The weather was very kind, and the children were able to get up close to some incredible sculptures by several internationally renowned sculptors. We are now excited to begin our sculpture topic next term, where…

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Keeping Healthy in Year 5/6!

This term in Asia’s Science lessons, we have been learning about keeping healthy with Mrs Shave. To begin with, we found out about how our heart works, taking a closer look at the different chambers inside, and following the route that blood takes around the body. Next, we learned about…

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Greek Week – Mask Making

While the Year 6s are at Fairthorne, Year 5 have been enjoying a special ‘Greek Week’ linked to our Autumn Term topic.  At the end of the week, we will be showcasing all our fantastic learning to the parents, including a Greek play, a fashion show, food tasting and much,…

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