Year 6 Praying the Lectio Divina
Year 1 used Espresso to write algorithms for a St George and the dragon app to celebrate St George's Day.
Year 1 R.E Lesson Algorithms
Year 6 Java Drawing
In Year 6, we used a flip camera to record ourselves praying the Lectio Divina, using the scripture a letter from Paul to the Thessalonians.
Reception have sent Advent e-
Years 2, 4 and 6 used the Star of Bethlehem as inspiration: Year 2 used the arrow keys to make the star move, Year 4 made the star light up if it was over the stable and Year 6 made the star twinkle and grow. Year 3 made Advent candles flicker and wrote some Christmas music which some of them played using the Makey Makeys and Year 5 helped a shepherd collect his sheep and take them to the stable.
Code Club have also been working hard to make their own nativity games this half term.
We hope you enjoy playing them!
Advent Scratch Projects
Last half term the whole school spent their computing lessons thinking about our RE topics of Pentecost and Caritas (charity): Reception took selfies with the iPads; Year 1 took photos of the St John Ambulance when they visited us and made them into a photomontage; Year 2 took photos of Royal British Legion charity merchandise, uploaded them and edited them; Key Stage 2 children scripted, directed, starred in and edited their own videos about the first Pentecost -
We invited parents to see the finished photos and videos and asked our friends from the Royal British Legion Leytonstone branch to do some judging. Congratulations to all children for some great work but especially to Anthony, Christina and Adam (Reception); Anneliese, Jody and Samiya (Year 1); Adlai, Noella and Dennis (Year 2); Oliwia and Nicole (Year 3); Kirsten, Daniel L and Jotham (Year 4); Alanna, Esther B and Stephine (Year 5); and Sophia and Keira (Year 6).
(Click on the links to watch the videos)
The St John Ambulance visited us so that we could take photos for our RE topic (Caritas -
Christmas Coding Algorithms
We learnt about The Ascension. We listened to the Scripture and then we worked as a group to act the story out.
We thought about "Charity" we made a "Be Charitable Today Jar", if you are visiting 2.1 please take a slip!
This half term we have been studying Lent in our RE and Computing lessons:
Year 1 used chroma key technology to take photos of each other in the desert, in Jerusalem and on top of a mountain. Then they wrote about the Temptations of Jesus and made photo collages.
Year 2 thought about different ways that they are tempted to do the wrong thing.
Years 3 and 4 used chroma key technology to record videos about the Temptations of Jesus then they edited them using Movie Maker.
Year 5 wrote blogs about the topics covered in their RE lessons and also commented on each others blogs.
Year 6 made claymation movies about being tempted to do the wrong thing.