You scratch my back I'll scratch yours

Image of You scratch my back I'll scratch yours

In ICT we have been using Scratch to create a computer game with a Stone Age theme.

Now where did I leave that mammoth I was going to have for tea?

Continue Reading

The Stone Age

Image of The Stone Age

In literacy we have been weighing up the pros and cons of living in The Stone Age.

Continue Reading

The Great Brookside Bake Off: Part One

Image of The Great Brookside Bake Off: Part One

In Design and Technology we have been learning that food tastes best in season.

What could be better than an Autumnal Apple Crumble?


Continue Reading

Reader of the week w.b. 16.1.23

Image of Reader of the week w.b. 16.1.23

Congratulations to our Readers of the Week.

Continue Reading


Image of Division

One for you. One for me. Year 3 learn to share in maths. 

Continue Reading


Image of P.E.

Year 3 discuss the art of winning and how tactics play a huge part of this. 

Continue Reading


Image of Stonehenge

Whilst studying about the Stone Age, Year 3 have being looking for clues as to what the period's most famous monument, Stonehenge, may have been used for.

Continue Reading

Whole School Vocabulary Focus

Each class has been promoting and developing our pupils' knowledge and understanding of new vocabulary.  In Literacy, pupils have explored tier 1, 2 and 3 words linked to their topic, Read, Write Inc. or Pathways to Write.  In other subject areas such as Geography and IT, pupils are investigating…

Continue Reading

Our Learning Boards

Image of Our Learning Boards

In another small step forward in improving our school (perhaps more of a tweak really), today we introduced our mobile ‘Learning Boards’ for every class from Year 1 to Year 6.  These will help our teachers make it really clear what new knowledge, skills and vocab we intend to learn or practise in…

Continue Reading


Image of Time

Year 3 begin their journey back in time to the Stone Age!

We went into our school hall to read our amazing history timeline which we have on display.

I wonder what your ancestors were doing 8,000 years ago?

Continue Reading

Year 3 Celebrating our differences

Image of Year 3 Celebrating our differences

Year 3 got the New Year off to a good start by 

celebrating our differences.

In the book New Jumper we learned about welcoming 

difference and how that helps us grow as individuals 

as well. 

Continue Reading

Story Time

Image of Story Time

Year 3 and 5 have finished their stories just in time for Christmas.

Today we shared our stories with each other.

Continue Reading

© Copyright 2014–2024 Brookside Primary School

School & College Websites by Schudio