Our school council meets with Mr Williams and Mrs Miah to see a prototype of the new uniform that they have helped to design!
Book club with Mr Hill, every Tuesday lunchtime. This term children will be studying 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens.
Year 4 children learn about the Christian festival of Shrove Tuesday, and learn to make pancakes as part of their cooking (D&T) lesson!
Our year 3 pupils using their knowledge about Romans to build Villas and make artefacts at home with the help of their parents.
Our pupils enjoying a SparksArt performance of 'My Friend Selma' about a Bosnian refugee who came to England 27 years.
Guilford took part in the SparkArts 'Poetry Slam'. Mr Watkins and Mustafa won a prize for the best teacher! The whole class won 'Best Performance'.
This week, year 4 have been writing their own poetry using personification inspired by the 'Big 6' Romantic poets - Blake, Byron, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Keats and Shelley!
We were lucky to have a visit from Dr Allan Hayes (FRSA, PhD, Founder TEDxLeicester, Public Speaker on Humanity) who spoke to us about Humanism. This supported the children's understanding of their Spring 1 topic - The Age of Enlightenment
Year 4 composing a 'spooky soundscape' with percussion and voice to support their Literacy work on Frankenstein.
To complement our KS2 curriculum on Shakespeare, we thought we would bring to life some of his more famous characters.
Year 4 walked 2.5km through the mist in Swithland Woods this morning! They recreated Frankenstein’s emotional and physical journey to support their descriptive writing in Literacy
Our year fives ice-skating at the jubilee square ice-rink. An end of year treat!
Year 4 have been learning about the Ancient Greeks through the lens of the epic poem written by Homer 'The Iliad'. They had a successful trip to London to visit the Troy: Myth and Reality exhibition at the British Museum.
Our new conference room- for the school and the wider community.
We now have a brand new Art & Drama studio for our children to learn in!
Medway's Year 6 Latin Club take first place in an annual Latin reading competition!
Medway's Year 6 Latin club pupils were honoured to participate in this prestigious event, organised by the East Midlands Association of Classical Teachers and the University of Leicester's Archaeology and Ancient History departments. Reading a Latin version of Little Red Riding Hood, our four student team won over the judges to come top of the nearly twenty teams that participated. Discipuli optimi sunt! Gratulatio!
Enjoying a day of cycling at the Leicester cycle circuit supported by a British cycling coach!
Our attendance assembly-with tombola prizes!
Thank you Mr Ahmed for holding a sports camp during the October half term! We loved it.
Stephen Mulhern (TV personality) visited our school to share performance skills with our year 6 pupils! October 2019
Year 1 Children learning about pets- Abbey Park Pets Corner.
Year 5 at the New Walk Museum, enjoying the latest exhibition.
Year 6 held an Art Exhibition to celebrate culture and Medway's Values.
Biddulph 4 having fun creating Viking art and examining artefacts today! 20.6.19
Year 5 learning about space @ The National Space Centre
Year 5 working with Cosmopolitan Arts to bring music to our ears!
Year 2 designed and made their own chocolate!
Year 1 at the Botanical Gardens, having lots of fun exploring.
Year 5 Music session
Celebrating World Book day 2019
A child speaking at the International Women's Day event hosted by DMU
Our year 6s at DMU for International Women's Day 2019.
Year 3 enjoying a day out at Leicester City Football Club.
Lonsdale 3 have performed a Harvest Poem October 2018
Children visit Floella BenjaminOur pupils were interviewed by BBC radio Leicester. To listen to them follow the web link. They are interviwed at around 1 hour 14 minutes into the programme.
Healthy Living at Medway
Medway supporting Stand up to Bullying day 13.6.18. The whole school decided to wear red to say STOP.
Our Family Group sight seeing in London.
Medway has raised money for charity- 'The Survivors Trust'. Each class created a coin trial and we had a competition to see who had the longest trail!
Year 5 enjoying learning about the Egyptians.
Our Foundation 1 pupils using their imagination to enhance their learning using, tyres, crates and barrels!!
Year 2 were inspired to create this collage in the style of Vang Gogh. Can you tell the difference between the children's work and the copy of the real painting?