Empty Classroom Day – Collaborative Street Art

On Friday the 17th June, St. Philip’s celebrated ‘Empty Classroom Day’ where each class held at least one lesson outdoors! Class 8 explored street art. Firstly they looked at examples of 3D street art from around the world for inspiration. Then they worked in groups to compose a creative design idea which they could produce on an outdoor surface and in which they would be part of. They worked together with chalk to produce scaled outlines and then added colour. Finally they inserted themselves into their art so that a photograph could be taken.

 

 

Life as a Victorian Servant…

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Last week, Year 5 and 6 experienced a once-in-a-lifetime privilege – to spend the day as a Victorian servant! The pupils visited Tatton Park, where they spent the day ‘in character’ learning how to make beds, prepare fires, bake scones and they even had to scrub the floor! What a fantastic day…