Nursery – Pollock

Name:  Jackson Pollock

Nationality:  American

Born:  1912

Died:  1956

Style:  Abstract Expressionism

Famous Pieces of Art:  Most renowned artworks include:  Blue Poles, The She Wolf, No 5, Mural, Convergence and The Deep.  His work can be seen New York's Museum of Modern Art, Tate London and the Guggenheim to name a few.






Reception Rothko 

Name: Mark Rothko
Nationality: American of Russian descent
Born: 1903
Died: 1970
Style: Abstract Expressionism
Famous Pieces of Art: Rothko's work can be seen in Tate Modern in London and his works were often featured in New York's Contemporary Arts Gallery and Portland's Museum of Art. Rothko became famous particularly for his artworks that depicted rectangles with luminous colours.


Reading Challenge

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Recommended Reading Books for Reception




Dates for your diary

18/10/19       2.30pm Celebration of Learning Event, parents welcome

18/10/19       International Food Festival (see PTA section for more details)

21-25/10/19  Half term – no school

30/10/19       9am Year 3 Diwali Festival Assembly, parents welcome

01/11/19       Year 5 Friday Fun 3.30pm – 4.30pm (see PTA section for more details)

05/11/19       9am Year 2 Guy Fawkes Festival Assembly, parents welcome

25/11/19       Inset Day – no school for children

13/12/19       Christmas Jumper Day (details to follow)

13/12/19       2.30pm Celebration of Learning Event, parents welcome

17/12/19       9am Early Years Christmas Sing-along, parents welcome

18/12/19       9am KS1 Christmas Show, parents welcome

19/12/19       9am KS2 Carol Concert, parents welcome

19/12/19       Break for Christmas Holidays

06/01/20       Return to school

17-21/02/20  Half term- no school

08/05/20       May Day Bank Holiday – no school

25-29/05/20  Half term – no school

17/07/20       Last day of term




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