Monthly Archives: November 2020

Y4 Anglo Saxon Wow day

The children started off with some Anglo-Saxon riddles to get their brains in gear. They then moved on to writing their first names on a set of Anglo-Saxon runes that they created out of clay. They finished their morning off by creating an Anglo-Saxon bracelet using a folding over technique.... Read more…

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Anti-Bullying Week

Last week we have taken part in 'Anti-Bullying Week'. We thought about how we can treat each other and work together to make the academy a safer and happier place.  We made a collaborative display to show our thoughts on how we can do this. Here is a link for information for parents on... Read more…

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Julie Fisher’s book published

We are pleased to announce that Professor Julie Fisher has had her book "Moving on to Key Stage 1" published for which she came to Ormiston Herman Academy's Year 1 for research in October 2019. Julie had heard of our academy as a good example and she spent the day talking to Mrs Rutherford and... Read more…

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Year 6 Science

On Tuesday in science, Year 6 investigated the rate of blood flow through arteries and what can happen if a person develops coronary heart disease. We talked about the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle.... Read more…

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OAT Summer Arts Competition

This Summer, OAT launched its first ever Summer Arts Competition for all students in Primary and Secondary Academies. Ashnetha and Pritisha of Ormiston Herman Academy won first prize! The children had to choose to enter their Arts project into one of the following... Read more…

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Seekers (Y1) watercolour poppy fields

The Seekers class have been painting some beautiful watercolour paintings of poppy fields as part of our learning around Remembrance Day. We learnt the word 'landscape' as well as learning to mix different shades and how to use smaller brushes for... Read more…

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Year 3 ‘Will Remember Them’

Alonside their normal learning, children across the academy have shown great maturity in acknowledging Armistice Day. Here are some pictures from the work Year 3 have... Read more…

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Poster Display

Across the academy, children have been creating posters to help learn how to stay safe at these difficult times. They have produced some fantastic... Read more…

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Last week in Reception

Last week we were learning about Bonfire Night, and we read the story of 'Sparks in the Sky'. We talked about why we celebrate Bonfire Night and we thought about ways we can keep ourselves safe during this time. We made some fantastic fireworks pictures using a variety of media. We made our own... Read more…

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‘Roar’some year 1

Year 1 have displayed some of the great work about dinosaurs that the children completed last half term. Also here is a video of the children performing a song they learnt called "Prehistoric Animal Brigade". Seekers Song Pt 1 Seekers Song Pt 2 Now we are looking forward to this... Read more…

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