Archive for the ‘Curriculum’ Category

STEM Activity days

On Thursday and Friday KS2 enjoyed fun days filled with experiments and tomatoes! In one experiment the children had to figure out how to get the tomatoes down the slope without them breaking. They also had to make a boat that could float even when huge amounts of weight were placed on it. The children really […]


STEM dress up day

On Friday 29th September we held a STEM dress up day to raise funds for the STEM activities coming up in the coming weeks. The children embraced their inner Einstein and came dressed as some amazing scientists or science experiments.     


BREAKING NEWS!!!…….

Heron Park is now officially a School Games GOLD school. We are all extremely proud of this stunning achievement, only a handful of schools/academies in each county reach this milestone each year, and we are one of them. The award recognises our efforts to provide a wide ranging, high quality sports program that is inclusive […]


Dr Dan’s second session


Dr Dan’s STEM Adventure!


National Book Tokens

Please support our school and nominate us for lots of lovely new books! https://www.nationalbooktokens.com/schools#.WT_B9E0kvcs


Paragon Event March 2017

Key Stage one and Key Stage 2 took to the stage on Wednesday 29th March to showcase their topics for this term. They performed with enthusiasm and passion it was a pleasure to watch!


What is engineering?

  Year 5 enjoyed a STEM workshop run by Weald Technology Ltd about engineering. They each came up with a vehicle design, then in groups they combined their individual drawings to create a whole new design!


Micro Tyco!

Year 4 worked extremely hard preparing for yesterday’s Micro Tyco event. They had stalls selling loom bands, games of darts, face painting, the cups game and much more! It was a huge success! Well done everyone!  


The Punctuation Show!

On Wednesday we had the very talented Barrie from thepunctuationshow.com. The show involved a lot of singing and comedy, it was a fantastic way to learn about punctuation and grammar! A huge thank you www.podcastrevision.co.uk for such a great show!