Big Garden Birdwatch

Earlier this week the children in 3B met an alien named Flot.  He had unfortunately crashed to Earth when his spaceship was hit by a strange flying creature called a bird.  The children had to explain to Flot what a bird is, what they look […]

Anti-Bullying Week

In November, children and staff joined in with Anti-Bullying Week. This is a national event which is celebrated every year by thousands of children across the country. The theme for Anti-Bullying Week 2019 was Change Starts With Us. The aims of the theme were as […]

Greek Day

A fantastic start to our new topic “Ancient Greece” ! We welcomed Dan from Portals to the Past into school and had a fun filled day. Thank you to most of the children for coming into school in character and to all children for really […]

Getting messy with clay

The children in Year 3 have been continuing with their learning about Ancient Greece this week.  As part of this topic they are learning how the Ancient Greeks would have made their clay pots. The children have started to explore the methods that the Greeks […]

Year 5 Computing

The last two weeks in computing, Year 5 have been learning all about databases and what they are used for. The children used Purple Mash to compete an alien database search activity where they had to search through the database based on different criteria and […]

Young Voices 2020!

On Monday 20th January, 20 children from the Oakway KS2 choir made their way to the Resorts World Arena in Birmingham to take part in Young Voices 2020. Young Voice is a show like no other where the children joined 6500 other children from schools […]

Year 3 strings project

The children in 3B and 3C were very excited to start learning to play the violin today. They have already learnt the different parts of the violin, the names of the strings and how to pluck the strings. Over the next few weeks the children […]

Oakway Christmas Choir!

The Oakway choir enjoyed a frosty trip out today (Thursday 19th December) to visit Ladywell Court for our annual Christmas performance. We took 42 children from across KS1 and KS2 choir to perform their Christmas songs to the residents. The children were beautifully behaved and […]

Happy New Year, Year 5!

On Monday 6th January we welcomed back the Year 5 children to begin a fun filled term 3! The children came back full of energy and immediately showed all the PRIDE values as they started their PIXL tests. The children showed a lot of resilience […]