Art day was an amazing experience for the children at King's Park Academy to meet all the teachers and have a lot of FUN! It was held on Monday 11th December, and was ART-TASTIC! On this entertaining, fun-filled day, the children went around the school to different classes, creating some amazing art and crafts. Here … Continue reading Art-mazing Art Day
Would you like to know a little more about your teachers? This blog post is the first in a 'Who is...' series, all about KPA's teachers! We are very excited to find out more information about where our teachers come from and what they enjoy doing! Mrs Dean Mrs Dean likes spending time with her … Continue reading Who is…Mrs Dean?
Unicef is a charity which helps people in very poor countries, as well as people affected by disasters. We decided to raise money for Unicef because Year Six's Autumn topic was 'Natural Disasters and Extreme Weather'. KPA chose to take on Unicef as a charity in October, and raise money by holding a raffle and … Continue reading Unicef – ‘School in a Box’
In Year 4, the children have worked just as hard as Victorians in an old workhouse to produce some traditional Victorian dolls. Working creatively, they used wooden pegs and a range of materials for their Design and Technology learning. The children in Year 4 have successfully evaluated their designs, thinking critically about how they could improve … Continue reading Victorian Dolls
4LR went back in time...ZAP! 4LR's classroom was suddenly a Victorian seaside! 4LR are learning about Victorians and comparing life now to life then. They have been learning about Victorian seasides because it is important for children to understand how much life has changed. What do you think is different now in comparison to the … Continue reading Sunny Victorian Seaside
On Friday 24th November, Tobias Ellwood, who is an MP (Member of Parliament), came to King's Park Academy. Tobias came to explain about his job and about Parliament. He also came in for support for his next election and to talk about the British Values. Below is a picture of Tobias with our Head Girl and … Continue reading Tobias Ellwood
Did you know...the school is getting more 'free' electricity by collecting energy from the sun! Builders have been busy fitting solar panels on the school roof. They started fitting the solar panels on Wednesday 29th November, and here is what they look like: What are solar panels? Solar panels are devices that convert light … Continue reading Suntastic Solar Panels