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Tag: Year 5

Acing it in Athletics

12th June 2024

After the Summer Half Term break, 50 KAS students between Years 5-9 travelled to Bedford International Stadium to compete in the Regional ISA North London Athletics competition. There were some…

Warning! Scientists at work

30th April 2024

This term, the Lower School acknowledged STEM week with several workshops, provided by external visitors and from our own KAS staff. It was a brilliant week of discovery and excitement…

Lower School Make Pledges During Earth Day

26th April 2024

Our Lower School started the second week into Summer Term celebrating Earth Day. Students demonstrated their support for environmental protection through several different gestures. From Reception to Year 6, students…

World Book Day 2024

14th March 2024

This World Book Day, the Lower School welcomed a variety of different authors in the week leading up to, during and after World Book Day. It was a brilliant opportunity…

Lower School Performs Hamlet at The Shaw Theatre

8th March 2024

During the term, students from Years 4 to 6 had the opportunity to perform the Shakespearean play, Hamlet, at The Shaw Theatre. This was a fantastic opportunity for the students…

KAS & Anti-Bullying Week

28th November 2023

This half term saw Anti-Bullying Week take place from Monday 13 – Friday 17 November but the idea of kindness to others is a year-round mantra.  Our students in Lower…

Investigating Earthquakes Through Coding

9th October 2023

As part of their investigation into natural phenomena and how it impacts our world, Year 5 made an earthquake simulator by designing a platform that can attach to a motor….

Matilda Brings The House Down

13th July 2023

Students in Lower School (and two Upper School performers) pulled off a fun and fabulous production of the Matilda musical which played to full houses and smiling faces in the…

Bringing Science to Life

25th January 2023

King Alfred Lower School students have been busy experimenting in their Tuesday after-school Science Club! Teachers wanted to bring more fun to science and give students more practical experience as…

Robot Takeover In Years 5 & 6

6th October 2022

Years 5 & 6 have been looking at robotics and building their own creations. New Digital Literacy Coordinator, Kevin taught them about inputs and outputs and provided them with a…

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