Beat It – Final Version

So here it is. Our complete version of Beat It by Michael Jackson. Please let us know what you think…

Paper Plane Testing

We have been designing paper planes to find out which stay in the air the longest and go the furthest. We had to consider the forces that would be at work during the flight during the designing and making process. These were the results. Plane                Time (s)   […]

Beat It… Take 2

This is our second attempt at Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat It’. We’ve now added the lyrics to the chorus. What do you think?

Who owns a suitcase like this?

Look at the clues and try to work out who this suitcase belonged to?

Beat It… Take 1

As part of our Your Country Needs You topic, we are looking at popular music in Britain since the 1940s. Class 5 have looked at the 1980s and some of the songs and artists who were popular then. We then gad to pick one that we are going to perform as a choir, and we […]

African Drumming

These are our compositions using a range of African percussion. We created polyrythms and leant how to write them down using musical notation.  

More African Masks…

These are some more African Masks we have made today. We’re all about the African Masks at the moment. This time we used our sewing skills. We all learnt that it can sometimes be tricky to thread wool through the eye of a needle. Well done to Phoebe for helping so many people thread their […]

African Masks

These are some of our African masks. What do you think?

African Drumming – The sounds of lesson 1

We have been learning to play African percussion instruments and these are the compositions from our first lesson. What do you think?

Our Map of Africa

Can you find your name in this map of Africa? Which country is your name in?