Avening Primary School

 

 

Hawks Class

The Hawks class is for our Year 3 and Year 4 children. They are taught by Mr Wilkinson, ably supported by Mrs Wilkinson each morning.

The Hawks regularly blog about their learning, so please see the school blog pages to find out more about life in this exciting class!

Click here to see the topics the children in the Hawks will cover this term.

Digestion (103 images)

The Hawks have been learning about the process of digestion. They became the digestive system and collaborated to 'digest' breakfast!

Created: 18 Sep 17 08:01 | Last modified: 18 Sep 17 08:40

First Aid (44 images)

The Hawks have been learning to look after each other to begin their topic of 'Feeling Fit!'

Created: 13 Sep 17 16:49 | Last modified: 13 Sep 17 16:52

Tour de Avening! (145 images)

To celebrate the start of the Tour de France the Hawks wanted to learn some cycling skills. Mr Jennings came into school to teach them bike maintenance and safety skills before having some fun riding around the field.

Created: 7 Jul 17 07:52 | Last modified: 7 Jul 17 11:31

Science Festival (75 images)

The Hawks had an inspiring trip to the Cheltenham Science Festival where they got to experience many exciting resources such as 3D printing pens! They also had a fabulous talk about anatomy.

Created: 9 Jun 17 08:48 | Last modified: 9 Jun 17 09:48

Quadkids (59 images)

The Hawks took part in a Quadkids competition at SWR School. Everyone took part as an athlete, organiser or part of the media team. It was a really enjoyable event!

Created: 2 May 17 16:23 | Last modified: 2 May 17 16:48

Tag Rugby Festival (44 images)

The Hawks took part in a fantastic rugby festival in Cirencester. They applied the skills they had been learning in PE lessons and performed really well.

Created: 30 Mar 17 16:09 | Last modified: 30 Mar 17 16:13

Red Nose Day 2017 (10 images)

Created: 24 Mar 17 12:02 | Last modified: 24 Mar 17 12:05

Roman Shields (16 images)

The Hawks have designed and made some Roman shields to apply their paint mixing skills.

Created: 23 Mar 17 07:49 | Last modified: 23 Mar 17 07:52

Hawks Roman Assembly (25 images)

Created: 21 Mar 17 10:05 | Last modified: 21 Mar 17 10:23

Roman trip to Caerleon (137 images)

The Hawks continued their learning about Roman Britain by visiting Caerleon. They were able to look around the barracks, amphitheater and baths. It was fabulous to see all of the real Roman artefacts.

Created: 27 Feb 17 16:59 | Last modified: 27 Feb 17 17:33

Gymnastics (46 images)

The Hawks had a great time applying their gymnastic skills in a competition at SWR.

Created: 13 Jan 17 10:49 | Last modified: 13 Jan 17 11:12

Corinium Museum (64 images)

The Hawks visited the Corinium Museum to find out about the Romans. They used the trip to plan their topic for the term.

Created: 13 Jan 17 10:03 | Last modified: 13 Jan 17 10:16

Stone Age to Iron Age Day (60 images)

The Hawks had the opportunity to try out some of the skills they had been learning about in their topic. Everyone had a fantastic time. Isaac's Dad and Ollie's Mum were really kind to give up their time and help.

Created: 9 Nov 16 17:59 | Last modified: 9 Nov 16 18:07

Geologist visit (6 images)

The Hawks were lucky to have a visit from a geologist to tell them more about rocks and answer their questions.

Created: 4 Nov 16 12:02 | Last modified: 4 Nov 16 12:03

Share and Learn (10 images)

The Hawks have been enjoying their Share and Learn tasks and have produced some fabulous Stone Age models.

Created: 6 Oct 16 08:24 | Last modified: 6 Oct 16 08:25

Cookies (26 images)

The Year 3 children have been learning cookery skills while they were making delicious cookies.

Created: 3 Oct 16 16:43 | Last modified: 3 Oct 16 16:46

South Cerney (56 images)

The Year 4 children have been learning new skills at South Cerney. Everyone really enjoyed being active on the water.

Created: 3 Oct 16 16:38 | Last modified: 3 Oct 16 16:42

Archaeological Dig (132 images)

The Hawks have been learning about sources of evidence historians use to find out about the past. They had an archaeological dig and made some fantastic discoveries!

Created: 22 Sep 16 07:51 | Last modified: 22 Sep 16 08:12

Trip to Avebury (144 images)

The Hawks enjoyed a fantastic trip to Avebury to begin their topic on the Stone Age to Iron Age. They met a Bronze Age man who explained all of the clever tools he used.

Created: 16 Sep 16 08:32 | Last modified: 16 Sep 16 10:05

Ancient Greek Day (40 images)

The Hawks finished their topic about the Olympics and ancient Greece by having a dressing up day. They prepared a Greek feast and were even lucky enough to have some Greek weather!

Created: 19 Jul 16 17:29 | Last modified: 19 Jul 16 17:41

Science Festival (57 images)

The Hawks visited the Science Festival in Cheltenham and were inspired by all of the fantastic displays. They learnt about their sensational senses.

Created: 10 Jun 16 16:19 | Last modified: 10 Jun 16 16:28

Quadkids (128 images)

Louis, Nellie and Ollie took some fantastic photos of the Quadkids event.

Created: 27 May 16 11:47 | Last modified: 27 May 16 12:14

Share and Learn (6 images)

The Hawks have been learning about Mighty Olympians at home. Everyone is very impressed by their creativity!

Created: 11 May 16 18:08 | Last modified: 17 May 16 17:13

Tennis (39 images)

The Y3/4 children took part in a tennis tournament at SWR and they won!

Created: 11 May 16 11:08 | Last modified: 11 May 16 11:15

Greek Shields (6 images)

The Hawks have designed and made their own Greek shields. Some people used the Greek designs as inspiration and others used images important to them as the Greeks would have done.

Created: 4 May 16 07:45 | Last modified: 4 May 16 07:49

Mighty Olympians Share and Learn (4 images)

The Hawks have been very creative in their Share and Learn tasks as they have continued their learning at home.

Created: 29 Apr 16 11:01 | Last modified: 29 Apr 16 11:03

Tag Rugby Winners! (8 images)

The Year 3/4 team won the Chesterton School tournament.

Created: 29 Apr 16 10:27 | Last modified: 29 Apr 16 10:28

Class Assembly (40 images)

The Hawks enjoyed performing their class assembly to their parents explaining everything they have learnt this term.

Created: 21 Mar 16 16:07 | Last modified: 21 Mar 16 16:11

Internet Safety (4 images)

2 police officers visited school to remind the children how to stay safe online. Visit the school blog for more information.

Created: 4 Feb 16 10:25 | Last modified: 4 Feb 16 10:26

Source to Severn (48 images)

The Hawks followed the stream that travels through the school grounds from the source all the way to the Severn. It was amazing trip where everyone got to see real meanders, confluences and other river features.

Created: 29 Jan 16 17:57 | Last modified: 29 Jan 16 18:01

River Model (10 images)

The Hawks are learning about rivers this term. They began their topic by making their own river.

Created: 25 Jan 16 18:28 | Last modified: 25 Jan 16 18:30

Gymnastics Compeition (19 images)

The Hawks applied the gymnastic skills they have been learning in PE to a competition at SWR.

Created: 13 Jan 16 07:55 | Last modified: 13 Jan 16 07:58

Forest School 2 (17 images)

The Hawks have developed their knowledge of building fires by preparing larger pieces of wood.

Created: 12 Oct 15 17:13 | Last modified: 12 Oct 15 17:16

The skeleton (23 images)

The Hawks have been learning about how the skeleton protects the internal organs. They all had a go at protecting teacakes with a variety of success!

Created: 9 Oct 15 15:43 | Last modified: 9 Oct 15 16:05

Farm to Fork (23 images)

The Hawks visited Tesco in Tetbury to learn about where food comes from and the journey it takes to their plates.

Created: 8 Oct 15 11:52 | Last modified: 8 Oct 15 11:55

Teeth (18 images)

A dentist visited the Hawks to teach them about teeth and dental hygiene. Everyone learnt how to make good choices that will help them look after their teeth.

Created: 1 Oct 15 07:48 | Last modified: 1 Oct 15 07:52

Forest School (15 images)

The Hawks were able to persevere and light fires in the rain!

Created: 22 Sep 15 07:41 | Last modified: 22 Sep 15 07:43

Digestion (28 images)

The Hawks have been learning about digestion. It can be quite a messy process!

Created: 11 Sep 15 07:55 | Last modified: 11 Sep 15 07:58

First Aid (27 images)

As part of our topic about 'Feeling Fit' we were taught some first aid skills that we could use if someone needs help.

Created: 8 Sep 15 18:45 | Last modified: 9 Sep 15 19:02

Tour de Avening! (36 images)

The Hawks wanted to bring their bikes to school as part of their topic about the Tour de France. They really enjoyed learning new cycling skills with Mrs Jordan.

Created: 8 Jul 15 07:50 | Last modified: 8 Jul 15 07:57

Tennis Competition (12 images)

Some of the Hawks went to a tennis competition in Cirencester and had a great time.

Created: 5 Jun 15 18:18 | Last modified: 5 Jun 15 18:20

Beat the Flood! (19 images)

As part of their 'Share and Learn' this term the children were challenged to build a house that would survive a flood. They all survived the flood but not all could cope with the very heavy rain!

Created: 20 May 15 16:21 | Last modified: 20 May 15 16:24

Copsegrove Farm (62 images)

The Hawks visited Copsegrove Farm to learn about food miles and habitats. There was also time for some cooking!

Created: 15 May 15 15:54 | Last modified: 15 May 15 16:38

Forest Green Rovers (137 images)

The Hawks went on a trip to Forest Green Rovers to learn about sustainable energy, They also got to train on the pitch next to the first team!

Created: 27 Apr 15 07:43 | Last modified: 27 Apr 15 09:26

Roman Day (41 images)

The Hawks all dressed as Romans and enjoyed a Roman feast. It was a wonderful end to a fantastic topic.

Created: 27 Mar 15 16:19 | Last modified: 27 Mar 15 16:27

Roman Assembly (21 images)

The Hawks performed their Roman assembly to their parents to demonstrate their learning this term.

Created: 27 Mar 15 16:15 | Last modified: 27 Mar 15 16:17

Roman Trip (220 images)

The Hawks visited Caerleon to learn more about the Romans. Everyone had a fantastic time and learnt such a lot.

Created: 20 Mar 15 16:46 | Last modified: 20 Mar 15 17:11

Roman Town (65 images)

The Hawks have created a magnificent Roman Town as part of their topic this term. A great effort was made by everyone.

Created: 13 Mar 15 18:14 | Last modified: 13 Mar 15 18:28

Roman Shields (15 images)

The Hawks have been planning their invasion of Britannia. They learnt about the Roman Army and created their own scutum (shields).

Created: 4 Feb 15 08:20 | Last modified: 4 Feb 15 08:22

Roman Catapults (9 images)

The Hawks have been learning to measure, cut and strengthen materials. They created some brilliant catapults.

Created: 4 Feb 15 08:09 | Last modified: 4 Feb 15 08:16

Gymnastics Competition (6 images)

The Hawks took part in a gymnastics competition at SWR against other school in our cluster. One of our teams won! Everyone should be proud of their performance.

Created: 8 Jan 15 08:13 | Last modified: 8 Jan 15 08:14

KS2 Christmas Performance 'Olivia' (16 images)

This year, the Hawks and the Owls performed 'Olivia'.

Created: 18 Dec 14 12:04 | Last modified: 18 Dec 14 12:06

Olivia (34 images)

The Hawks and the Owls performed 'Olivia' for Christmas 2014.

Created: 16 Dec 14 07:56 | Last modified: 16 Dec 14 08:02

Prehistoric Pottery (29 images)

The Hawks saw some prehistoric pottery on their trip to Avebury and decided to make their own. Mrs Cornelius was able to help teach them how to make coil pots and decorate them with natural tools.

Created: 25 Sep 14 07:54 | Last modified: 25 Sep 14 07:58

The Hawks Visit Avebury (59 images)

As part of their topic on the Stone Age the Hawks went on a trip to Avebury. They were able to handle real Stone Age artefacts and were inspired by the stone circle. They also walked from Avebury to Silbury Hill and thought about the possible reasons for it being built.

Created: 15 Sep 14 16:20 | Last modified: 15 Sep 14 17:08

Party at Rev Celia's (18 images)

Rev Celia very kindly invited the Hawks for a sports party at her house as an end of year treat.

Created: 17 Jul 14 17:12 | Last modified: 17 Jul 14 17:15

Commonwealth Games (20 images)

The Hawks took part in a Commonwealth Games event with all of the other schools in our cluster. Everyone had a great time learning about the events and making new friends.

Created: 8 Jul 14 16:57 | Last modified: 8 Jul 14 16:59

Rounders Festival (35 images)

The Hawks enjoyed a rounders festival at SWR. They were able to develop their skills and play some games. The festival was run brilliantly by the SWR Sports Leaders.

Created: 25 Jun 14 10:53 | Last modified: 25 Jun 14 10:56

School Games Celebration Event (36 images)

Some of the Hawks were lucky enough to perform their dance at the School Games Celebration Event at Gloucester Cathedral. They performed to hundreds of people and got to see some other fantastic groups.

Created: 9 Jun 14 16:02 | Last modified: 9 Jun 14 16:05

From Source to Severn (82 images)

As part of our topic about rivers we followed the Aven stream from the source to the Severn. We were able to see many of the features of a river we have been learning about in school.

Created: 10 Feb 14 16:51 | Last modified: 10 Feb 14 17:09

Making a River (24 images)

The Hawks are studying rivers this term. We have been busy making a river to learn about the different features.

Created: 13 Jan 14 18:24 | Last modified: 13 Jan 14 18:27

VE Day Celebration (67 images)

The Hawks celebrated VE Day as part of their topic work. They spent the day learning about the celebrations and wartime cooking. Mrs Pierce was a special guest who talked to the children about her memories of WW2 and Mr Marshal was the guest of honour for all the help he has given the Hawks.

Created: 29 Nov 13 16:48 | Last modified: 29 Nov 13 16:58

Anderson Shelters (19 images)

For Share and Learn the Hawks made their own Anderson Shelters. They had some imaginative ideas!

Created: 6 Nov 13 12:46 | Last modified: 6 Nov 13 12:51

Family History (7 images)

The children have been finding out about their families during WW2. They have brought in some fabulous artefacts.

Created: 16 Oct 13 09:46 | Last modified: 16 Oct 13 09:50

Evacuation (87 images)

The Hawks were 'evacuated' to the STEAM Museum in Swindon to learn more about life in 1940.

Created: 25 Sep 13 10:12 | Last modified: 25 Sep 13 10:19