Category: Events

House Public Speaking Competition, by Ashley & Katie

House Reading Competition

The House Public Reading Competition is a time for all years and all houses to have fun preforming to each other. Its a very good time to get your belief/point across to others. Each student is supposed to pick a…

The year 6 play by Jessica, April and Katie

The Tempest

The 2014 year 6 play is The Tempest! The basic storyline is, Prospero, a wizard is sent to an island, by boat. He is sent with his daughter, Miranda who was three years old at that time. Who would be…

Borough Sports, by Marcelo

Borough Sports

The Preparation: Yesterday, we went to Vine Park for PE. We ran long distance. I completed 6 laps around the park. We did a sprint and I came first! Then, it was the girls’ time to race. Then all the winners did…

Perseus, by Marcelo

The Sea Serpent - Perseus

Year 4 put on their play at the end of March about the gorgon Medusa. I was a nobleman. Year 3 were in the audience. Their were four nobleman Milo , Rose, Sonny , and me. It was really embarrassing…

Is the Barnes Bear Missing? By Jessica, Katie and Ashley

Barnes Bear

There are two different reports about the much loved Barnes Bear. Can you verify either one or is this just unwarranted rumour? Can you tell us the real facts? This will be solved next week.  Bear in Hiding, by Jessica…

Playing in the Perseus Drama, by Marcelo

Greek noble man

Year 4 are doing a school play next Tuesday, March 25th, about Perseus and the gorgon Medusa. I am a noble man for my school play.  I am really excited about Tuesday. I don’t have my costume because I am going…

Characters for World Book Day, by Jessica and April

Everyone at Assembly

   Last Friday, March 7th,  was World Book Day for Barnes Primary but the actual world book day was really on Thursday. In  World Book Day you dress up from one of the characters in a book you have read.…

Speaking Many Tongues, by Marcelo

Ruben reading in Dutch

I’m going to read one language for the house reading competition in a foreign language – Chinese. I go to Chinese lessons on Saturdays. I have spent seven weeks learning Chinese.  I am going to read a poem about Chinese New Year.…

Chess Tournament, by Sarin

kids chess tournament

A chess tournament took place on Thursday, Feb 6th, after school at Richmond Park Academy. When we got there we got some food and had some time before we played our  first game. Our first game was against East Sheen and I…

Banana Prints for Year 6 Arts Week, by Ashley

banana leaf prints

The theme this year for arts week is African influences. In 6R, we are making banana leaf prints. We didn’t have banana leaves so we used papyrus leaves. First, you need to have a brown board, materials and ribbon. Second, you need…