Mr Pemberton is the Year 5/6 teacher Monday to Wednesday in Birch Class. Mrs Harkin, Head teacher, teaches on a Thursday and Friday.
The class is supported by teaching assistant Mrs Austin.
Here we have some 'budding engineers' constructing towers and bridges from: straws, blu-tac and cocktail sticks!read more
In early June as part of our Science Week Birch Class went to Sackers Recycling Centre in Great Blakenham. There we met Kevin and Sophie who gave us a tour of the site and showed us exactly what happens to all that scrap metal we throw away and how it is sent to...read more
RND17 in Birch was a day to remember! We dressed up, we filled a car with balloons, we made biscuits to sell and we learned about how all the money raised can make a huge difference to people less fortunate than ourselves. Quote of the day: "But if we help 10...read more
After reading and watching how meanders, ox-bow lakes and deltas are formed (erosion and deposition), we thought it would be fun to try and model our own. Here a delta has formed as the sand is deposited at the mouth of the river!read more
Spelling...! Here in Birch we've been exploring some interesting ways to practice our key word spellings. Thanks to Ebay we have a rather fab set of letter tiles which we often use to make into...read more
Here we are (with Lime Class) ready to explore the zoo! We used our time to: investigate different categories of animals; research if zoos are a morally 'good' thing; and to undertake a workshop about evolution!read more
Day one of the Spring Term and look what we've created! Noah trusted in God and we'll be looking at this core value too!read more