Creative Communities Challenge
Each half term we will be running creative challenges based around the curriculum. These will be available for families through school and will cover the following subject areas; Computing & Digital Technology, Design and Technology, Science, Geography, History and Literacy.
Term 5 - History Challenge
A selection of history based challenges for year 3 children and parents
This interesting History Challenge will take families back in time to explore 3 different areas of our past. The creative activity for each era will develop research, art and creative skills and will all families to learn and understand some of our world history. The topics explored in this challenge feature in the national curriculum and so will support home learning. All the resources are provided for the activities in the pack.
This challenge is running during April and May 2021 through participating schools.
Term 3 - Geography Challenge
A selection of geography based challenges for year 4 children and parents
Our family Geography Challenge will give children and adults the opportunity to explore the world, create traditional art and research the fiery peaks of a volcano. Families will develop a range of skills including basic chemistry reactions, engineering, art and crafts. The activities completed in this challenge will support understanding and increase knowledge of the Earth and the people that live on it. All the resources are provided for the activities in the pack.
This challenge is running during January and February 2021 through participating schools.
Term 2 - Science Challenge
A selection of science based challenges for year 6 children and parents
This incredible session will take adults and children on a creative adventure through science and space. Families will create their own electrically powered Moon Rover vehicle and Solar System using high quality resources, to start a space race of their own. You will be provided with fact sheets and instructions that will get you building in no time at all. We will help you cover all the basics and leave the creativity and design up to you.
This challenge is running during November and December 2020 through participating schools.
Term 1 - Literacy Challenge
A collection of craft based challenges for Foundation and Year 1 children and parents
This wonderful session will take adults and children on a creative adventure through a story book. Families will create their own story sack and storytelling tools, using a variety of high quality arts and craft resources, bringing characters and settings to life. You will be provided with a book from an exciting range including traditional tales to dinosaur adventures. Families taking part in this activity to use time and time again.
This challenge is running from 1st October to 31st October through participating schools.