Y3 enjoyed a trip to the Roman villa at Chedworth where they learnt a lot about life as a Roman and even got to see some mosaic being excavated.
The children placed cut flowers into different coloured water and predicted what would happen.......
In preparation for their trip to Chedworth Roman Villa, class 3OP have been learning about life as a Roman legionary.
The children enjoyed picking their bumper harvest ready for the annual picnic.
The children performed a selection of stories, songs and poems they had learnt through the year.
The children have had a wonderful harvest this year.....
The children have enjoyed stimulating their senses in the Sensory Garden
And a few more for now.....
They just keep coming......
And some more.....
A selection of photos from this year's trip.....
Well done to everyone who entered our Wacky Readers competition . The judging was tough but here is a gallery of our lucky winners.
Y1 children had the chance to practice their sports day skills before the big day!
In June children from Year 3 & 4 were invited to attend a Change for Life day at Hartpury College where they took part in a diverse range of activities from football zorbing to zumba!
We are delighted to share some photos from our wonderful showcase of music at BCPA - what a talented bunch of children we have here!
Y3 children have been learning how to sew in order to make creatures to decorate the gardens around school.
Y3 children have been planting out the clay pots in the Sensory Garden.
Y3 have been busy planting out the Quiet Area
The Y3 children have been planting potatoes, peas, mangetout and herbs in the garden
All of the children from Y5 from each GLA school spent a day at Kingsholm Rugby Club as part of our Aspirations Day. They had a fabulous day and learnt a lot from many local business people.
A further selection of photos from the 2018 York trip.
A small selection of photos - they are all having a lovely time enjoying the sights of York.
The children in Y5 have been learning about fractions this term.
3K enjoyed World Book Day 2018
3BG have been learning about bridges in America. Using their knowledge, they worked together in teams to create their own bridge which had to take the weight of a box of cubes. With limited resources to use every team managed to design a bridge that held didn't collapse!
3BG have been working as a team to play the game Leap Frog
Y1 children spent some time in Forest School in the sunshine
Y5 children have been enjoying time in Forest School
Y5 have been learning about the pulse of songs and then accompanying Living on a Prayer by Jon Bonjovi using tuned instruments
The children in Reception have been making clay lamps to celebrate Diwali
1P have been reading the story of the Little Red Hen and then having fun acting it out.
Y5 had a lovely time learning how to play kinball.
Y5 have been enjoying their weekly robotics sessions.
We had a wonderful day raising money for Children in Need - thanks to your generosity we raised Ł1,121.15 for this worthwhile cause.
Y1/2 Jacappella group playing simple tunes on the glockenspiels and xylophones, using hand signs to sing at pitch and conduct the group using traffic lights for the play/stop game.
Chess Club is a really popular lunchtime club at BCPA!
The children have been learning about the value of leaf mould in the garden and they have gathered leaves to make their own.
The children have been drawing fruit and vegetables to make a gardening display board.
The children have been busy planting flowers in the Rainbow and Hungry Caterpillar Gardens
Y3 have been taking cuttings to grow on to make new plants
The children have been building dens, finding insects and climbing trees in Forest School
Y4 have been learning all about India
Some KS2 children visited the Tour of Britain celebrations in Cheltenham with Mr Moss and Mr Holdaway. They competed against other local schools getting the fastest time of the day.
Y3 have been learning about how plants grow and have created a Magical bean collage.
The children enjoyed working with Mrs Parkes to make the Magic Bean Garden
The Y3 children have been working with a local potter to design and make some giant clay pots for the sensory garden. Each pot is decorated with clay minibeasts made by the children.
Using willow withies we have made a wonderful Viking longship for our Forest School area.
3OP have been finding out about the importance of bees in the garden.
The Y3 children have been learning to take cuttings
Y3 children have been planting a variety of sunflower seeds.
4J have spent some time studying and sketching a selection of animal skulls and teeth that were on loan to us from The Wilson Museum in Cheltenham. It was a very interesting afternoon.
The children from both Key Stages took part in a whole day skipping workshop.
The children have been planting multi-coloured tulips and pansies in our Rainbow Garden
The children have been busy planting a selection of vegetables in our gardens.
The children have been busy planting in all of our gardens around the school.
We have been enhancing the quiet area this term.
Once designed and made, the signs needed to be placed in the school gardens
We have been photographing the summer bedding before it fades as winter arrives.
We have been recycling milk bottles to create colourful 'watering cans' to use in our gardens.
The children have been designing seed packets for all of the vegetable and flower seeds that were collected last year.
We have been having fun at Cleeve School playing kinball
The children have been learning to take cuttings and sow Sweet Peas.
A lot of fun (and learning) has been had planting out hanging baskets and welly boot planters.
Garden Club have been busy making butterfly-friendly plant signs, planting in the pollinator border and also planting up wellies.
We have been learning all about the importance of bees in the garden.
The children in Y3 have been investigating fruit and vegetables up close!
Images of some of the beautiful buildings in our village