Category Archives: Skye


Some DT Projects

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Just had to take some pics of these puppets before they went home. Do send in pictures of your own puppets if there are any more that have already gone home weeks and you would like them displayed on the … Continue reading


I am the caravan that me and my mum go for adventures in,

An inventor like Joseph Bazalguette,

A blood orange to make your tongue twist,

A judo champion that defeats everyone,

A pixie from Oz Great and Powerful,

I can make the world rest in peace,

Cooler than a mermaid’s touch,

Hotter than a witch’s cauldron.



Well done to Fin W and Evie from Mounts together with Freddie and Alex from Moneybury, who won their heat of the Hertfordshire Year 5 Maths Challenge against a range of schools from across the Hemel and Rickmansworth areas.

We hope that they will now go forward to represent the school in the County finals in June.

Also well done to Skye who took part in a Judo competition at the weekend and was awarded a bronze medal, even though she was taking on opponents more than one and a half times her own weight.

Cameron managed to win an informal coin tossing prediction competition in Mounts today, not once but twice. To do this, he correctly predicted the toss of a coin on at least twelve occasions in a row. Does anyone know how likely or unlikely this feat is?


Mask-making Activity in Mounts

Last week as part of our international day based around Sierra Leone, the children took part in a mask-making activity. Here are some of the completed masks that Mounts made:

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And the prizes go to:

Care: Fin M and Amelia

Creativity: Cameron and Skye

Colour: Luke and Jessica

Your next challenge is that you will have to find a way to share your prize with your fellow prize-winner!

Skye’s History Project

Click on the link for an interactive flipbook of Skye’s Tudor food project:

The marzipan fruits look delicious!

Skye fruits

Medusa by Skye

Magic hair that speaks to you

Every day must be careful not to brush her hair

Dread the day  she needs a haircut

Uses her snakes as her friends

Slimy snakes that give you the shivers

Animal mayhem in her hair.


Skye’s Three Words of the Day

Three words to sum up today:

Mobiles, Mental Maps