Our Display work

Class 1 - Drama and Writing Workshops

Date: 3rd Oct 2016 @ 4:16pm

Class 1 had great fun with Mrs Bell and Mr Davies. We did drama about 'The Something' that was down the hole. Together we shared in some writing about a frog.

We love frogs.

Class 3 Music Concert

Date: 14th Jul 2016 @ 2:18pm

Throughout Spring and Summer term Class 3 have taken part in the First Access Music scheme, which has enabled them to learn a new musical instrument. The children have all been learning to play either a clarinet, a cornet or a baritone. They have thoroughly enjoyed the experience and have made amazing progress. To celebrate their success we held a concert and invited parents, friends and family to come and see for themselves how fantastic our children are. It was fabulous!

Class 1 Trip to Crowton Christ Church

Date: 4th Jul 2016 @ 12:29pm

Class 1 had a trip to church. Vicar Pete gave us a tour and showed us lots of interesting things.

We saw the pulpit, alter, lectern and font.

 

Queen's Garden Party and Family Fun Night

Date: 17th Jun 2016 @ 2:19pm

In honour of the Queen's 90th Birthday, the Friends of Crowton School organised a Garden Party and Family Fun Night, which took place on Friday 10th June on the school field. After a week of scorching sunny weather, the clouds gathered and the heavens opened, but nothing could put a dampner on our celebrations. There was great excitement as each family released a balloon - we are looking forward to seeing whose balloon will travel furthest and where it will land! We had a bouncy castle, a bake-off, build a castle compeition and even an opportunity to throw a wet sponge at the head teacher! Great fun was had by all!

Thank you to the Friends of Crowton for all of your hard work and organisation.

Samba Workshop

Date: 26th Apr 2016 @ 2:15pm

We brought the carnival of Rio de Janeiro to Crowton School at our Samba workshop.

The children sang, danced and played all sorts of brazilian samba drums and percussion insturments.

 

Class 3 Mexico activities

Date: 3rd Apr 2016 @ 6:37pm

Here are some pictures of our Mexican food tasting session and the children enjoying Mexican games. 

Class 3 Delamere Residential

Date: 24th Mar 2016 @ 10:12am

We had a fantastic time at Foxhowl! Here are some pictures of our trip. 

Class 1 make Easter Nests

Date: 23rd Mar 2016 @ 12:11pm

Class 1 had great fun making Easter Nests as a present for their families.

Class 1's Art work for the main entrance.

Date: 9th Mar 2016 @ 12:29pm

Class 1 enjoyed thier art experience with the visiting artist.

School Art Project

Date: 8th Mar 2016 @ 9:49am

Highly acclaimed, local artist, Wynne Roberts worked with all the children in school to design and produce a piece of work that would reflect the ethos of our school.  All of our children, in all of our classes, took part in the project and painted the colourful designs. Everyone had a great time creating the artwork and Wynne was overwhelmed with the enthusiasm and passion of the children. We are thrilled with the results and think they echo perfectly what our school is all about - we hope you like them too!

Pleae pop in to our reception area and take a look, if you have not done so already!

 

 

 

Class 1 make Monkey Balancers

Date: 5th Feb 2016 @ 3:45pm

Class one worked with a parent helper and two of our Governors to make a Monkey Balancer for Chinese New Year.

They learned new design and technology skills.

Chinese New Year

Date: 3rd Feb 2016 @ 3:30pm

Class one have been learning about Chinese New Year. They have been thinking about how some things are the same and some things are different to our traditions.

Around The World

Date: 11th Jan 2016 @ 12:45pm

Class 1 have chosen a boat for thier role play. We have had lots of fun playing together in it.

Key stage one Christmas Play

Date: 10th Dec 2015 @ 1:00pm

Key Stage One and Reception really enjoyed performing their Christmas Play - A Miracle In Town, to thier families.

Christmas in Class 1

Date: 3rd Dec 2015 @ 10:15am

Christmas in class 1 has begun.

The Lost Bears

Date: 23rd Nov 2015 @ 10:14am

The bears went missing and class 1 had to follow the footprints to find them. They had been having a picnic and hiding in the hall.

We made lost posters for our bears.

Class 2 get fruity!

Date: 17th Nov 2015 @ 3:01pm

Class two had a great time investigating healthy eating as part of their science lesson. They learned about and sampled different types of fruit - some they already knew, such as bananas, grapes and some they didn't, such as physalis, passion fruit and even a dragon fruit!

The children used appropriate safety knives and prepared the fruits for eating.

 

 

Smokebusters visit class 4.

Date: 9th Nov 2015 @ 11:28am

Last week Smokebusters came to visit Class 4, to give a talk on how to deal with a house fire and the 3 different escape plans we should all know. We also had the opportunity to go in the smoke tent to witness what it would be like in the event of a fire.

Castle Day

Date: 20th Oct 2015 @ 12:48pm

Class One had great fun on their castle themed dressing-up day!

Lets go back to Ancient Egypt with class 4.

Date: 12th Oct 2015 @ 3:12pm

On Monday 12th October, Play in a Day came to work with our class 4 pupils. In just one day the class produced a play called Mummies Boy.  The whole class enjoyed the day and also learn't about the history of Ancient Egypt. At the end of the day, the class performed  to the whole school.

Well done class 4.

 

Class 3 Zoofari workshop

Date: 9th Oct 2015 @ 9:45am

Carrie, a Zoofari Ranger from Chester Zoo, talked to us about minibeasts and showed us some pictures of the different animals that live in the Zoo. She brought in artefacts of minibeasts which we were able to touch and study. We learnt many new facts about minibeasts, including how they use sensory information in a differnet way. We also learnt how it is important that we look after them because they are only small, but they are an essential part of the food chain.  

 

The Rainforest comes to class 4.

Date: 9th Oct 2015 @ 8:48am

On Wednesday 7th October a member of staff of Chester Zoo came to class 4 to talk to us about the Rainforest. The talk covered all types of animals that we would find in the Rainforest, what products we use in our daily lives that come from the rainforest and we handled artefacts of different rainforest animals.

National Poetry Day.

Date: 9th Oct 2015 @ 8:38am

On Thursday 9th October it was National Poetry Day. Class 4 used their Literacy work to create a poem.

Example of our Poems.

Gnarled branches stretched,

A forest of pine trees smiled,

The tranquil pond,

A slight ripple breaks.

 

Gnarled branches stretched,

Cool autumn breeze,

Silence,

Through the reeds.

 

Gnarled branches stretched,

The watery yellow, pink and violet hues,

As the moon slowly rose,

Peaceful.

Class 4 - St. Johns Ambulance.

Date: 6th Oct 2015 @ 3:16pm

On Monday 5th October St. Johns Ambulance came in to school and gave us a talk and demonstration on basic First Aid. Years 5 and 6 took part and learnt the basics of First Aid. They learnt what the six letters DRSABC stood for, how to put people in the correct recovery position, how to clear someone's airway, burns, blood and about how to make a call to the emergency service.

 

 

Outdoor fun

Date: 16th Sep 2015 @ 8:26am

Class one having fun outdoors.

Crowton Christ Church C.E. Primary

Kingsley Road, Crowton,

Cheshire, CW8 2RW

Main Contact: Heather Harris (Head Teacher)

Tel: 01928 788230

admin@crowton.cheshire.sch.uk