Our Gallery

skeleton , by Mrs Nolan

Date: 7th May 2019 @ 8:15pm

Work in progress....

a closer look at the human skeleton through drawing and then making 3D versions using artstraws.

Seaside Collage, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 7th May 2019 @ 8:02pm

Using painted papers Year 5/6 created these collages based on a seaside setting. Linked to the topic 'Ocean planet' , the individual pieces are hung together to create a class piece.

Stunning work Y5/6s !

Art workshop day with visiting sculptor, Faith Bebbington Year 3/4, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 25th Apr 2019 @ 4:40pm

Year 3/4 class worked with sculptor Faith Bebbington to produce these incredible 3D pieces. 

All the children worked  so well as a team and should be very proud of themselves. The flowers will be seen at various locations around the village over the next few months.

Well done everyone....a great team effort.

Huge thanks to Faith for guiding and inspiring us throughout the day. You can view her own work at

www.faithbebbington.co.uk/public-art

Greek soldier....nearly finished, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 14th Apr 2019 @ 4:11pm

Just a little more work to be done. Our pupils have thought of some exciting locations to photograph the soldier using iPads. Watch out for the next gallery posting.

Year 5 pupils drawings from this project are displayed on dot.art

You can vote for our entries. Information can be found on the attached posters.

WW2 planes, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 14th Apr 2019 @ 3:51pm

Over the past 2 weeks pupils have been making observational drawings of WW2 planes particularly the Spitfire. We then set to work building models of them. The last week of term saw us painting and attaching their markings. They are now flying above us in class. Sorry I didn't have my camera with me when I put them up.....watch this space next week.

Later in the year they will go on display in our Village Hall as part of the Village History Exhibition.

Greek soldier progress, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 6th Mar 2019 @ 4:12pm

This week we worked on a costume for our soldier. Each group designed and created a different part.

Chinese New Year, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 10th Feb 2019 @ 5:25pm

We had a lovely day with all of KS2 making paper dragons, doing maths using Chinese numbers, sharing stories and tasting some delicious rice crackers, stir fry and rice noodles. We all left with traditional red envelopes filled with our hopes and dreams for the new year.

Greek soldier progress, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 10th Feb 2019 @ 5:19pm

The body is now finished and we are thinking about how we can turn our drawings into  3D items of clothes and armour.

Ourselves, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 23rd Jan 2019 @ 10:19am

Excellent effort year 3 and 4.

Greek soldier, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 23rd Jan 2019 @ 9:38am

Starting with our small studies in pen,then creating larger versions on brown paper with oil pastel and black marker.

Excellent detailed  drawing Year 5 and 6.

We are now going to build a life size soldier.....watch this space.

Christmas craft, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 20th Dec 2018 @ 2:58pm

Zoo visit, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 20th Dec 2018 @ 2:28pm

A sunny but cold day at the zoo. A big thank you for the superb workshop that the  Chester Zoo Team gave us.We really enjoyed our walk around and a little trip on the boat.

Residential to Tattenhall , by Mrs Appelbe

Date: 3rd Dec 2018 @ 5:13pm

We had a great time at Tattenhall. 

Christmas Cards, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 15th Oct 2018 @ 5:05pm

Well done to Y3/4 class for your splendid Christmas card designs.

Families will be able to purchase them in due course.

Square based pyramids, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 4th Oct 2018 @ 5:36pm

We have been investigating 3D shapes, counting faces,vertices and edges. We have also been looking at nets of 3D shapes. We all started with a square based pyramid but Mrs Nolan has some tricky ones for us to try next.

Harvest paintings of vegetables and fruits, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 4th Oct 2018 @ 5:27pm

Reflective Symmetry, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 27th Sep 2018 @ 4:04pm

We used black and white paper to create our symmetry patterns.

It was not as easy as it looks.

WW1 Dazzle Ships, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 9th Sep 2018 @ 6:02pm

www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/maritime/exhibitions/dazzle-ship

Follow this link to find out what inspired our work on shape and using a net to construct a 3D shape.

A superb start year 3/4 class.

Bickley Hall Farm, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 13th Jun 2018 @ 4:24pm

An amazing day spent with the Cheshire Wildlife Trust team at Bickley Hall Farm.

We picked our own strawberries and rhubarb;made crumble;fed their pet sheep;pond dipped and handled newts.

There was much excitement when one of our pupils found an albino great crested newt.

Thank you to all who made the day possible.

The Royal Wedding, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 22nd May 2018 @ 10:44am

A lovely sunny day celebrating the Royal wedding.........a quiz,hat making,games,a picnic lunch outside,a Barrow Bake Off and build a palace out of spagetti and marshmallows! Quite a day.

Easter , by Mrs Nolan

Date: 22nd May 2018 @ 10:37am

Some incredible entries in our Easter egg Box competition. Superb effort and imagination everyone.

A lovely Easter service in our Church.

Bike Ability, by Mrs Nolan

Date: 28th Mar 2018 @ 5:42pm

A big well done to all who took part in the Bike Ability training.

Many positive comments were given about our wonderful children from the kind,helpful instructors.

We now have another set of capable and sensible road users.

Keep cycling!

 

Cup Winners 16.3.18, by Mrs Cuffin-Munday

Date: 16th Mar 2018 @ 3:43pm

Well done to our winners!

Cup winners 9.2.18, by Mrs Strickland

Date: 12th Mar 2018 @ 1:45pm

Well done to all our winners this week!

Further information about 'Chocolate cake' week, by Mrs Strickland

Date: 12th Mar 2018 @ 1:33pm

What a fantastic week we had linked around the theme of chocolate cake. The children have produced some outstanding pieces of writing whch will be displayed on our Star Writer display and in a whole school writing book. 

Here are some more photos ...

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Barrow CE Primary School

Great Barrow
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 7HW

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