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Papier Mache

As part of our Design Technology lessons, class 4 have been designing their own Roman helmets. They had great fun papier mache'ing to get the shape, ready to decorate and make our own! Great work Class 4, they already look fab! 

 

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Posted by Miss Ings on 13 December 2018

Category: Year 4


Forces Day

On Friday, children all took part in a SITE extravaganza.

We started the day by revisiting everything we know about forces so far including gravity, air resistance, water resistance, friction and upthrust. 

Children then chose their pairs and began to plan their SITE project for this half…

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Posted by Miss Cammiss on 9 December 2018

Category: Year 5


Posting our Letter to Santa

Class R were very excited to go and post their letter to Santa today, everyone had drawn a picture of the present they most wanted and carefully wrote their names for Santa to see. We can’t wait for him to write back to us! 

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 7 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


Space

Class One have been working really hard on their topic this half term.  They have learned all about Neil Armstrong, Apollo 11 and the first moon landing.  The children have explored lots of non-fiction texts about the subject and have all now completed their own fact pages.  They loved the fact…

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Posted by Mrs Barrett on 7 December 2018

Category: Year 1


Electricity

As part of our SITE topic, we have been exploring Electricity. Today we created some of our own simple circuits. Once they were working, we added extra components (like another bulb) and discussed what happened as the electrical current was having to be shared. 

To end the lesson, we looked at…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4


Battlecry

Class 4 have just started their new Read, Write, Perform unit 'Battlecry' in English. We have looked at how people are persuaded to go into battle through pictures and videos. Today we created a first draft of our own speech. As a class we took some sentences of our own for the working wall and it…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4


Class 6 trip to Thwaite Mills

We had a wonderful (if slightly chilly) time at Thwaite Mills learning about aspects of World War 2. We got the chance to measure out rations for the week and counted up money using old coins (how many shillings in a Bob?). We experienced a real blackout and sheltered in the Anderson shelter, not…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 4 December 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Class R’s Post Office

The children have been very excited to explore their new role play area this week, they have been writing letters, posting and delivering them. We even have a very high-tech parcel delivery service as the children decided to make an iPad so people could sign for their…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


Advertising Shine Star, Shine!

Children in Class R have been very busy this week preparing for our christmas show, Shine Star, Shine! After realising we had not advertised our show and discussing what advertising means, the children worked very hard making posters and then displayed them in every corner of the…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


MAYAN DAY

The children had a fantastic day on Wednesday when we fully immersed ourselves in the lives of the Maya through drama, speaking and listening. 

We were joined by the year 5 class from Bramham for the day and the children were put in to mixed groups. By the end of the day, the children had made…

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Posted by Miss Cammiss on 29 November 2018

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5


Stars of the Week

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 29 November 2018

Category: Star of the week


Henry Moore WW2 Art

We started the week with some fascinating WW2 memorabilia which belonged to Miss Dunsmuir's Grandpa who was in the Merchant Navy, and she told us all about his service and experiences of the war. We have loved hearing stories about your families too  - please keep sending things in.

We will be…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 22 November 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6