Choir at Ladywell Court

The Oakway choir enjoyed a frosty trip out today (Thursday 19th December) to visit Ladywell Court for our annual Christmas performance. We took 38 children from across KS1 and KS2 choir to perform their Christmas songs to the residents. The children were beautifully behaved and […]

Circus Reward

The children in 3B had an amazing time learning circus skills as their team point reward. The children had the opportunity to dress as clowns, try a routine with the flower sticks, juggle with balls, skittles and cloths, stilt walk and even ride a unicycle. […]

A very, merry Year 5 Christmas!

Christmas has arrived in Year 5 this week and children have been learning all about Christmas in Australia! We have learnt about continents, where Australia is located on the world map and focused on the Australian climate and animals. We researched and produced our own […]

Winter is here.

As part of the continuous provision curriculum we have been looking at the way that the school environment changes through the year.  The children have been looking closely at the trees and how they are changing. We have been going out for walks around the […]

A busy Term 2 in Year 6

As usual, it has been all systems go in Year 6! We have had a second week of mock SATS: vital preparation for the real thing next May, and we were super-impressed with the resilience, determination and ambition shown by all children. They are making […]

Anti-Bullying week in Year 5!

Year 5 celebrated Anti-Bullying week earlier this term by creating their very own 3D odd socks. Each children designed, made and evaluated their model and they have been put up on display in the Year 5 base. Each sock represents what makes each child unique […]

Festive singing for the Oakway Choir!

Term 2 is always a busy one for the Oakway Academy choir and 2019 has been no different! KS2 choir took part in the annual Hatton Academies Trust Christmas concert on Thursday 12th December and gave a fantastic performance of ‘Rock around the shops’ and […]

Term 2

Celebrating Term 2  It’s hard to believe that we are nearly at the end of Term 2 of this academic year. It has been a busy and productive term for the children and staff with so much to celebrate. Classrooms have been buzzing with the […]

Amazing Readers

In Year 3 we have been encouraging the children to read at home and then access a reading quiz to demonstrate their understanding of the book.  We have been amazed with the children’s enthusiasm towards reading. We have celebrated their successes by adding a class […]

Y6 Viking Day

Year 6 were joined by Ulrik the Viking on Wednesday for an action-packed day of learning. We got to see lots of Viking artifacts which helped us learn about day-to-day life in Viking times. We looked at their armour and weaponry and talked about Viking […]