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String Telephones

Class 4 have been exploring sound this term and identifying the changes when the distance from the sound source is increased. Today, they had a challenge to create a string telephone and identify how the sound travelled from one cup to the other (some even challenged themselves further and…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 15 October 2019

Category: Year 4


Christening baby Annabelle

Class 2 were very excited today as we went over to the church to hold a Christening service for baby Annabelle Sophie. The children listened carefully as Reverend Young explained how a Christening service works and the importance of the ceremony in the Christian faith. 

Annabelles proud parents…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 10 October 2019

Category: Year 2

Tags: Class 2


Learning Logs

Wow, wow, wow!

Class 5 were set the task of designing a home which would be suitable for another planet.

Everyone has absolutely blown me away with their efforts and research. From diagrams to information pages to models, I could tell that everyone had tried super hard to ensure their…

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Posted by Miss Cammiss on 10 October 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5


Topic Visitor

A huge thank you to one of our Governers who came in to Class 5 today to share her knowledge of Africa with us.

We learnt about apartheid and why all the borders between countries in Africa are straight lines. The children worked together to come up with a fantastic definition of democracy - we…

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Posted by Miss Cammiss on 10 October 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5


Let the Reading Challenge commence!

Year 6 were very excited to receive their Reading Challenge books today. They were so enthusiastic they started reading them over lunchtime and don't want to put them down! Please check parentmail for the letter outlining the benefits of the challenge, and please support your child through…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 9 October 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Classe Quatre!

Class Four have really hit the ground running with their French learning. They had great fun yesterday, learning parts of the body in French and then having to follow French instruction to create a monster! Ask your child if they can tell you any French words they have learnt and look out around…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 8 October 2019

Category: Year 4


Year 6 & Reception buddies

The year 6 children have now been paired up with their buddies in Reception. This is a hugely important part of year 6 and the children have embraced their responsibility, showing kindness, friendliness and being helpful to their buddies. All of the children love this part of school life and it's…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 3 October 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Reception , Class 6


A busy start to year 6!

The children have settled in to year 6 magnificently and we have already done a lot of learning in the past couple of weeks, such as:

  • Introducing our World War 2 topic - it has been lovely to see and hear about the children's family stories
  • Maths - we have covered place value and solving…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 3 October 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


SITE Initial Design Phase

Children were given a wide range of building materials that they were familiar with using and asked to create a shelter for an animal. They worked in partners and had some great discussions, we will evaluate these initial builds to help us when we design our final projects. 

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 October 2019

Category: Year 2

Tags: Class 2


SITE project - Local Habitat Research

Following a letter Class 2 received asking for their help to build shelters for the local wildlife, the children thought the best first step in preparation for their project would be to find out what animals live in the local area. 

As it was daytime we mainly saw birds and insects, but there…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 October 2019

Category: Year 2

Tags: Class 2


Musical Dinosaurs!

Class 2are enjoying exploring their topic of dinosaurs in their Friday music lessons with Mrs Crowley. They are moving the different beats, responding to loud and quiet sounds and using their imaginations to create their own musical movements. 

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 October 2019

Category: Year 2

Tags: Class 2


Science Outdoors!

Class 4 braved the cold and wet to take Science outside. Mrs Bourne and Miss Ings are already very impressed with their scientific knowledge and understanding but today they completely blew us away! 

We were exploring how sound gets fainter the further away from the sound source you are. The…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 1 October 2019

Category: Year 4