Entries by Margaret Joyce

14th June, 2019

This week the children have continued with their Roman Topic looking at why the Romans invaded Britain and learning about Boudica.  They have studied sources of evidence about her and have made excellent interpretations of what she may have looked like. In Maths, the children have continued to focus on the 12 and 24 hour […]

Reception- Summer 2 Week 2

It was wonderful to see so many of you at the Potters Bar Carnival on Sunday- you all looked amazing and seemed as if you were having lots of fun! Reception brought their new topic to life, when they went on a mini-beast hunt around the school grounds this week. The children learnt that Pope […]

Year 2 Blog Week 33

Thank you for supporting your children with the whole school Home Learning on St. Paul. The artwork, posters, fact files and story retellings are fantastic! We have displayed all of this wonderful work on a map which shows St. Paul’s missionary journeys. This week we continued our learning on St. Paul by focusing on the […]

Summer 2 Week 2

It was wonderful to see so many of you at our Thanks Giving Mass and at the Potters Bar Carnival. The children lead the Mass beautifully and looked great in their NHS costumes. We have focused on calculating the perimeter of shapes in maths this week and in English we have been reading The Iron […]

Summer 2 Week 2

This week was Health Eating Week. We have been learning about the importance of being healthy. We have designed a healthy breakfast, learnt about eating five portions of fruit and vegetables a day We have also learnt it is important to to drink lots of water, to be active and to sleep well. In Religion […]

Year 2 Blog Week 32

It has been a very busy first week back! This week Year 2 have been focusing on the story of Pentecost which celebrates and remembers the coming of the Holy Spirit. The children acted out the story and created some beautiful paintings depicting the Disciples being filled with the Holy Spirit! Year 2 then wrote […]

Reception- Summer 2 Week 1

It was lovely to welcome the children back after the half term break! In RE, Reception have been learning about Pentecost. After hearing the story, looking at artwork and then watching a short film clip, the children made their own tongues of fire, retold and painted the story and used ribbons to move like the […]

Summer 2 Week 1

During the first week back, we have learnt how to calculate area. We began with recliner shapes and even managed to find a break in the rain on Tuesday afternoon to measure some of the playground. We were then able to calculate the area of places like the peace garden and the netball court. In […]

Summer 2 Week 1

We have been very active and creative this week in Y3. In PE (tennis) we have learnt how to volley and in athletics we have been learning how to jump in different ways. We have applied glaze to our Egyptian plates and are looking forward to seeing the finished products next week. We are also […]

Feast of Pentecost

Well done to Year 4 for a wonderful Pentecost Assembly this morning. The children read beautifully and worked hard practising during this week. Also, the children took responsibility for the props and learning to some of the children shared another language with us – ‘thank you’ to everyone involved. We hope they have enjoyed their […]