STEM Club – Lego vending machines!

Today was the last day of STEM club’s challenge to build Lego vending machines, some of which were purely mechanical and some of which used Lego Mindstorms robotics.

STEM Club – Vending machines!

STEM club have spent the last few weeks building vending machines using Lego Technic and Lego Mindstorms parts. Here is a short video showing one of the machines dispensing a sweet when a coin is detected:

Polar Life

Our New Context for Learning will be Polar life, this is based on children’s current and on-going interests.

STEM Club – Robot Wars!

Today at lunchtime two of our STEM Club Robot Wars teams were testing their Lego Mindstorms robots against each other…

House Responsibilities

Blytheswood Shoe Box Appeal – Thank you to everyone who supported our recent appeal. It was amazing to see such generosity and how everyone got involved.

Grounds Tidy up – Thank you to everyone who helped tidy up our playground, it was great to see such team spirit.

Digital Leaders – Updating the Website

This term our Digital Leaders are taking responsibility for updating the school website. Here we see two of the Digital Leaders using our new iPads to publish articles and upload photos direct to the website:

Macbeth

Recently P4-P7 performed the play Macbeth on the 22nd of June at St  Marys church hall we had lots of fun preparing the props and practicing. We learnt about Shakespeare and why it was written.

Community Picnic

At the community picnic we had lunch, a talent show, some entertainment, and the grand opening of B.E.R.T.  our outdoor kitchen.

 

 

Daffodil Tea

31st March from 2:15pm.

Are you up for a fun afternoon? Following the school’s Easter service on 31st March the fundraising group is organising a Daffodil Tea in the church hall.

Looking forward to seeing you all there for some Spring fun and yummy treats!

Peer Supporters

Here’s a video explaining what the Peer Supporters are up to this week: