Author: Miss Cammiss


Red Nose Day

We loved marking Red Nose Day 2019 in Class 5 with all of our wacky outfit ideas!

We had wigs, glasses, deely boppers, wacky hair styles, unusual hair accessories, odd shoes, odd socks, face paint, hair dye and most importantly of all - lots of red!

I think between the whole class, we could…

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Posted on 17 March 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

Mystery Boxes

Today, we were given 6 mystery boxes which were superglued shut; there was no chance we were going to be able to open them!

Our job as scientists was to work scientifically using our observational skills along with everything we have already learnt about materials and their properties so far…

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Posted on 8 March 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

World Book Day

We have had a wonderful time in Class 5 celebrating World Book Day.

We read ‘The Word Collector’ by Peter Reynolds and decided to become word collectors ourselves. Class 5 shared adjectives and nouns they had written about their characters and played popcorn and SPLAT to learn some new words…

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Posted on 7 March 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

Debate Competition

Today we took part in Leeds Primary Schools Debating Competition. 

The motion was "Children under 14 years of age should take part in paid work" and we proposed the motion.

Despite a nervous bus journey, our team was confident, persuasive and clear. Their arguments were spoken with…

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Posted on 5 March 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

Safer Internet Day

As our topic in PSHE at the moment is staying safe (including both in real life and on the internet), we already know lots about how to stay safe on the Internet.

We starter our Safer Internet Day by recapping all that we know about the risks of using the Internet and also our Golden Rules for…

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Posted on 5 February 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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 on 9 December 2018

Category: Year 5

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 on 29 November 2018

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

Cubed numbers, a visit from the Fire & Rescue service and Newton metres!

Class 5 have had another hard working week learning about:

  • Relative and embedded relative clauses in English
  • Squared and cubed numbers in maths
  • How the Maya lived in topic
  • What gravity is in SITE
  • Why Jerusalum is a special place to different religions in RE
  • Fire safety in…

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Posted on 15 November 2018

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth

This half term children are learning all about the Stone Age, with a focus on safety and protection.  We have begun our topic by reading the book, How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth.  The book is a hilarious instruction manual for how to clean your pet mammoth.  We began our topic by discussing how…

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Posted on 10 November 2018

Category: Year 3

Tags: Class 3

Great Homework Year 3!

Mrs Howard and Miss Eales would like to say a huge thank you to children in Year 3 for a tremendous effort with the last Learning Log challenge that was set for them!  We really enjoyed sharing the work that children had been doing at home and everybody learnt a lot from each other. Well done…

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Posted on 10 November 2018

Category: Year 3

Making maths practical

Throughout this term the children in Class 3 have been getting to grips with formal methods for addition and subtraction.  Children have been impressing Mrs Howard and Miss Eales with their resilient approach to their new learning.  Using practical equipment to model the principles of column…

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Posted on 10 November 2018

Category: Year 3

Year 3 No Pens Day

On No Pens Wednesday, Year 3 enjoyed participating in a range of activities to develop speaking and listening skills.  Children used a range of resources to work on maths, English and art activities.  

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Posted on 10 November 2018

Category: Year 3

Tags: Class 3