Welcome to

The Market Deeping

Community Primary School

Willoughby Avenue, Peterborough, Lincolnshire PE6 8JE

Tel: 01778 343654

Term 6

Your first challenge is called 'Super Dad'. 

https://storybird.com/blog/2017/6/june-challenge-dads-secret-superpower/

Follow the link, log-in and have fun with your writing!

Deadline: Monday 26th June 2017.

Art & DT Week

19.06.2017 - 23.06.2017

Our theme is Ancient Egypt.

Monday

Making a Pharaoh's Headdress:

Tea-staining our paper in preparation for making an Ancient Egyptian scroll:

Making mummies:

Tuesday

We wrote messages in hieroglyphics on our tea-stained paper, then Mrs. Clayton and Miss. Fouracres rolled up our work into a scroll and tied it with a ribbon.

Wednesday

We used watercolours to create the background for our picture: Pyramids at Sunset. We will complete these pictures tomorrow, by adding silhouettes of pyramids, camels and palm trees.

Painting the tin foil (using PVA glue mixed with food colouring) ready to wrap around a piece of cardboard tomorrow, to create an Ancient Egyptian cuff (in the style of the fashionable jewellery worn by Pharaohs and Queens).

Thursday

Our completed 'Pyramids at Sunset' pictures look fantastic!

Queen Nefertiti
Queen Nefertiti

We began to create a collage of the famous Egyptian, Queen Nefertiti. We have a range of materials available to use and we will be completing our collages tomorrow. 

Summer Concert

The children have been provided with copies of the song lyrics. Click 'Play' to sing along! Enjoy!

Charity Stalls

Friday 30th June 2017

On Friday, we did Charity Stalls to raise money for the Mustard Seed Project. The money goes towards funding a school in Africa and helps the children there to have a better education.

Science

Wednesday 5th July 2017

Today we worked in pairs to draw outlines of our shadows on the playground, with chalk. We found out that our bodies are opaque. Our bodies block the sun because they are opaque and since the sunlight can't reach the ground where we are standing, a shadow forms.

We also found out that transparent means a see-through object that lets all of the light pass through it and that translucent means a partly see-through object that lets some of the light pass through it.