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Science in Class 5

In science this term, Class 5 are looking at materials and their properties. As a class, we have learnt so much new vocabulary and are now starting to put it in to practise by doing some fun experiments! 

Our first experiment focused on soluble and insoluble materials. We started by making…

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Posted by Miss Cammiss on 28 February 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 5


Oreo Fractions!

Year 4 have spent a few sessions looking at eqquivalen fractions, we struggled with this at first. However, using oreos and other concrete resources such as Numericon and Cuisenare rods we were really able to see the relationships. Class 4 now understand equivalent means the same as or equal…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 26 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Reception's Chinese New Year

This week Class R have been finding out about Chinese New Year and celebrating the Year of the Dog.  The topic was brought to life by a special visitor who told us all about how it is celebrated by Chinese families around the world and brought in lots of special Chinese decorations.  We found out…

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Posted by Mrs Barrett on 25 February 2018

Category: Year 1


Chinese New Year in Class 2

The whole of The Bramham Shadwell Federation celebrated Chinese New Year today!

Each class learnt about an aspect of Chinese New Year and we all had the chance to taste some yummy treats.

Class 2 especially enjoyed the prawn crackers and dips and the lucky candy which is wrapped in red, a…

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Posted by Mrs Stroud on 23 February 2018

Category: Year 3


Chinese New Year!

 

Kung Hei Fat Choi from Class 4! 

We celebrated Chinese New Year today during R.E! We tasted different traditional foods, learnt how to use chopsticks and all about their traditions and celebrations. We noticed there were similarities to our New Year's celebrations too. In their…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 23 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Stars of the week 22/02/18

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 22 February 2018

Category: Star of the week


RSPB Birdwatch

Across the country (and federation!) each class has taken part in the RSPB Birdwatching activity. On Thursday, the children put their coats on and went out onto the school field to see what birds they could identify. They recorded this information as a tally and then we collected it together…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 22 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Beowulf Drama

 

Year 4 have started their new history topic of Anglo-Saxons. This week we have been immersing ourselves in the text of Beowulf. We've looked at the language used, the structure and retelling the story. We had a great afternoon doing drama as our English lesson, where we worked in groups…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 21 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Stars of the week 15/02/18

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 15 February 2018

Category: Star of the week


Non-fiction books

We have been looking at the difference between fiction books and non-fiction books. The children have been using non-fiction books to find out information about Sir Francis Drake and other explorers. They have been learning about the different features of non-fiction books, such as a contents…

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Category: Year 2


National Railway Museum Visit

This half term our topic has been "Transport", because the children had been showing a keen interest in planes, trains and other modes of transport.  A trip to the Railway Museum therefore seemed like a perfect way to extend our topic.

This week Class R had an absolutely wonderful trip to the…

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Posted by Mrs Barrett on 7 February 2018

Category: Year 1


Carlton Lodge Residential 2018

All the children are having a wonderful time.  Have a look at some of the photos below.

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 7 February 2018

Category: 2017 - 2018 Year 6

Tags: Residentials