Category Archives: Ocean

SchoolBeat Officer PC Greg Steer visited us this morning to teach us about staying safe online. We learnt about; age ratings on games, which personal information is safe to share, privacy settings, stranger awareness, posting photographs, location tagging and our personal online experiences so far. If we decide to create social media accounts and post… Continue Reading

Year 5 and 6 have been collecting data for a National tree survey in our local woodland behind school. We used our tree identification information and flow charts to pick our study trees; either Ash, Oak or Chestnut. During the survey we explored the tree’s habitat, size (taking different measures), canopy, colour and leaves. The… Continue Reading

Today Years 5 & 6 walked to our local garden centre to learn about asexual reproduction in plants. We were greeted by Jonathan and Ann who led a very interesting and interactive talk about tubers, bulbs, runners and taking cuttings. A huge thank you to Leaf Creative, especially Jonathan and Ann, for making us so… Continue Reading

Today has been absolutely jam packed with adventures. We began our morning with a visit to Black Gang Chine. The rollercoaster was up and running and some of us were terrified, but we did it! Miss Bramey was very proud of us! The best part of the morning however, was the waterslide, we enjoyed racing… Continue Reading

We were very lucky with the weather today, as the sun decided to make an appearance, this was great as we had a whole day on the beach! This morning the weather was quite dismal however, so we used our free time to visit the traditional Rock Shop (sweet shop) where a lot of us… Continue Reading

Well, we started today getting caught in a thunderstorm whilst arriving at Osborne House, but this didn’t stop us! We had such a wonderful time exploring the beauty of this magnificent building and asking some very impressive questions . . . this was definitely a day for learning! Every single one us was so captivated… Continue Reading

We have had such a busy and WET day travelling today. Despite the rain we had a great time at the Solent Sky Museum in Southampton. We had a very interesting talk about the history of aircraft during WW2 and learnt a lot about planes which were made in Gloucestershire! Once the talk had finished… Continue Reading

Congratulations! Year 6 have completed their level 2 bike ability course this week. Their training involved bike safety checks, being pedal ready, road riding, signaling and road marking and sign awareness. At the start of the training we had some nervous riders but by the end we had a group of confident road users that… Continue Reading

On Wednesday 5th June, class Ocean went to Gloucester Cathedral to attend a special Leavers’ Service. We walked to the bus stop and caught a Stagecoach bus into Gloucester, asking and paying for our own tickets! When we arrived at Gloucester Bus Station, we made our way to the Cathedral. On the way in, we… Continue Reading

  On Tuesday 26th March years 4,5 and 6 had a Greek day to celebrate their learning of Ancient Greece as their topic. What a wonderful day we had. To start the day we were greeted by Nikademus who sent us through the portal to Ancient Greece, where we began with a quiz.   We… Continue Reading