Monthly Archives: May 2010

Year 5 House Speaking Competition, by Bea

This week on Thursday, Barnes Primary School had the Year 5 House Speaking Competition take place in the KS2 hall. The rules of the competition are as follows: All year 5 competitors perform their speeches in front of their class.…

Sustainable House Competition, by Bea and Nick

Last week we had the results of Barnes Primary School’s sustainable house competition. In this competition, we had to build an eco-friendly house.  All were approximately knee height and the additions to make them eco – friendly were things like wind…

Happy’s Circus, by Mimi and Sam

Happy’s Circus was a hit on Wednesday 12th. Nearly all the seats were taken. There were countless acts which turned out as overwhelmingly exciting. Stephanie took to the skies twice throughout the circus wowing us all. During the second part…

Tom’s Midnight Garden, by Bea

Last Friday a theatre group came in to Barnes Primary School and performed a production of Tom’s Midnight Garden to Years 3 and 5. The play is about a boy who, since he is in quarantine for measles, is cooped…

What if it Rains, by Bea

At Barnes Primary School, a science group did an assembly called “What if it Rains?”  The assembly was about a boy obsessed with video games. The game is about defeating aliens who intend to destroy the earth because of their…