November 2015 - News

Year 2 Visited Stephen Oliver’s Studio and Gallery

Date: 30/11/15
By: admin
On Thursday and Friday last week, Year 2 visited Stephen Oliver's studio and gallery in Dartford. We saw many paintings created around the theme of Alice in Wonderland and they gave us a lot of inspiration to answer our own big question 'Should Alice have stayed in Wonderland?' Luckily, Stephen Oliver was there working and...
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Upland vs. Jubilee Primary

Date: 30/11/15
By: admin
On Thursday 18th November, the Upland Football team played in the 3rd round of the Kevin McCarthy Cup against Jubilee Primary School. The much anticipated game saw the boys being pushed even harder than in the previous matches, being kept on their toes throughout and having to fight hard to keep possession of the ball. Jubilee scored...
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Apple Store Visit

Date: 30/11/15
By: admin
20 children from Year 4 found themselves in a fortunate position, when they were selected to attend a workshop at the Apple Store in Bluewater, after their names were pulled from a hat. On Thursday 25th November  we set off for Bluewater and felt like special visitors as we were met outside the store and...
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Mars Trip to Westminster Abbey

Date: 27/11/15
By: admin
  On Wednesday 18th November, class Mars enjoyed visiting Westminster Abbey, to take part in a Kings, Queens and Coronations workshop. We learnt a lot about the coronation process and even went through a mock ceremony with Grace being crowned Queen of England, with Rhys taking on the role of the Archbishop of Canterbury. On our tour...
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Year 1 Cinderella

Date: 17/11/15
By: admin
Last Thursday, Year 1 went on a school trip to Bluewater Showcase Cinema. We watched Cinderella, to support the work we have been doing on fairy tales in English. We had a great time!  

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Another victory for Upland Year 6 football team.

Date: 16/11/15
By: admin
Another victory for Upland Year 6 football team. The football team continued their winning streak with a great 5-3 win against Fosters Primary School in the 2nd round of the Kevin McCarthy Cup on 22nd October. The boys showed determination and great teamwork as the Fosters side pushed relentlessly, keeping us on our toes.  Max Tebble scored...
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Year 3 Trip to the Film Festival

Date: 16/11/15
By: admin
On Tuesday 10th November, Pluto and Mercury classes were lucky enough to take part in the Into Film Festival at the Odeon Cinema in Greenwich. Along with a number of other schools, we watched 'Into The Woods', a film which encompasses a number of fairy tales such as Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Rapunzel and...
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Year 5 Trips – Autumn Term 2015

Date: 12/11/15
By: admin
On Monday 9th November we visited Kent Life Heritage Farm in Maidstone. This was to support our work on the Victorians. We experienced a lesson in a Victorian School room. The teacher was very strict, in fact he made Mrs Belcher wear the dunce’s hat for wandering around at the back of the classroom! We...
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Year 5 Trips – Autumn Term 2015

Date: 12/11/15
By: admin
  We have been lucky enough to go on two trips this term in Year 5. On 23rd October we visited Tate Britain to look at sculpture, especially the work of Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore. We sketched some of the sculptures and are making our own ModRoc sculptures of animals, back in school.    

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