Image of 34T: Christmas Lunch Mats
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 15 December 2023

34T: Christmas Lunch Mats

In art today we used a range of materials to create Christmas cards for home and also prepared our Christmas lunch mats for next week. In Music, we independently chose pop songs to listen to and after discussed our likes and dislikes about the song. Some students discussed the themes and...

Image of Elm Tree: Victorian Britain
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 13 December 2023

Elm Tree: Victorian Britain

This half term the topic in Key Stage 2 is Victorian Britain! In Elm, we have been exploring typical Victorian toys and comparing them to modern toys. We have also cooked some typical Victorian recipes in food technology! We used costumes to act out a Victorian tea party whilst eating the...

Image of Pine Tree: Money
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 13 December 2023

Pine Tree: Money

This half term in Maths, Pine Class have been focusing on Money. The pupils have been learning about coins and notes and using these to buy items in the class role play 'shop'. Pupils have been able to match and sort coins by quantity, size and colour, with some pupils recognising...

Image of Cherry Tree: Winter
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 13 December 2023

Cherry Tree: Winter

In Cherry Tree Class, we have been exploring the season of Winter through a range of activities.

Image of Mayor's Visit
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 7 December 2023

Mayor's Visit

It was fantastic to welcome the Mayor to see our Secondary Production of Santa the Panto. Our learners worked hard to create the set, multimedia content, front of house arrival, tickets and program and the amazing acting. 

Image of Christmas Fair Saturday 25th November
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 5 December 2023

Christmas Fair Saturday 25th November

On behalf of 'Friends of Tor View' and the Tor View School community, we would like to say a big thank you to everyone who came to support our Christmas Fair on Saturday 25th November. It was magical day ,full of smiles, laughter and fun! We raised just over...

Image of Maple: Children in Need Day
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 1 December 2023

Maple: Children in Need Day

In Maple we enjoyed lots of different activities for Children in Need Day. The children thoroughly enjoyed the day packed with lots of fun things to do. These included having a lovely foot spa encouraging pupils to relax, making Pudsey ears and decorating spotty biscuits. Well done Maple...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 22 November 2023

School Elections

British Values at Tor View  On Friday the 17th of November,  elections were held for school council, school Prefects and Head pupils. It was fantastic to see the candidates' campaign and to see all the students voting. ...

Image of PE in Apple Tree
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 22 November 2023

PE in Apple Tree

In Apple Tree class this half term we have been learning gymnastics in PE lessons. We practiced egg and pencil rolls, and we travelled like animals such as crocodiles, giraffes and elephants. We also learned different jumps and practiced them on the ground and on equipment.

Image of U16's Football
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 20 November 2023

U16's Football

The Under 16’s football team had their first trip of the year to ‘Play Football’ in Preston this week, to compete in the Lancashire school games U16 boy’s ability counts football league. We played 8 games, putting up a great fight in them...

Image of Immersive and VR Experience
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 16 October 2023

Immersive and VR Experience

This week Pine class accessed the Immersive Experience activity and VR headsets. Pine class loved being in the immersive dome, watching a science show and listening to a story that was displayed across the dome. The pupils were very excited and some of the pupils verbalised words in the...

Image of Optical Art
by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:2 on 16 October 2023

Optical Art

345EP have been looking at Optical Art this term. We have been exploring how different shapes create patterns to make other shapes and pictures. Students have chosen which colours they want to use and the item they want to use to create patterns. We have used UV paint and then explored how...

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