Broomhill Infant School

Reception – Apple

October 22, 2021

We began the week with a walk to Nightingale Valley where the children explored using their senses of touch, smell, sight and hearing. They thought about animal habitats and which creatures might be living in the woodland area. The children went on to explore lots of different autumn and Halloween themed activities throughout the week […]

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Creating Autumn Inspired Art

October 8, 2021

This week the children have been busy creating art inspired by autumn. They have created nature pictures and collages in frames using natural materials found in the forest area, created some fantastic owl collages by tearing up pieces of paper, used pastels to draw still life pumpkin and squash pictures and used hole punches to […]

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Self Portraits…

October 1, 2021

This week the children have been exploring portraits. We looked at the work of portrait artists Kehinde Wiley, Marlina Vera, Vincent Van Gough and Giuseppe Arcimboldo and discussed what we liked about each portrait and why. Before the children drew their own portraits they thought about which features they would need to add and created […]

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