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Y6 trip to Yorkshire Air Museum

We managed to dodge the downpours and spent a sunny day at the Yorkshire Air Museum in Elvington near York. After picking up our partner class in Bramham, we arrived at the museum to the sound of children gasping at the sight of the WW2 planes on display. We chose the air museum this year as it…

Posted by Mr Rugg on 14 November 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6

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Looking after nature!

In recent school council meetings, Class 4 have brought up how we can look after our environment and the lovely areas around school. 

After some children meeting with Mrs Kennett, they decided to create some bug hotels. Here is Madi, placing her bug hotel outside in the garden area. Mrs Kennett…

Posted by Miss Ings on 14 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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Class 4 PE

Due to typical British weather, Class 4 have had some indoor PE lessons. As part of this, they have begun to explore different ways to travel and balance using levels, equipment and different parts of the body. I have been very impressed with how they are all working as part of a team and…

Posted by Miss Ings on 12 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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Aboriginal art

Today, we revisited our 'Our World' topic from last half term to finish off our learning about the continent of Australia.

We were SO lucky that one of our class members owns a didgeridoo and was kind enough to bring it in to show us all. After a demonstration, everyone had a go at trying to…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 8 November 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Stars of the week

Posted by Mrs Hilton on 8 November 2019

Category: Star of the week

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First week back!

Class 4 have had a fabulous first week back. We started on Monday with launching our new history topic; The Romans and in SITE we will be exploring Electricity.

After immersing ourselves in all things historical and electrical, we found time to take our musical instruments to Reception class…

Posted by Miss Ings on 7 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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Off to the moon

Class One blasted off to space today to launch our new history topic about Neil Armstrong and the first moon landing.  When they arrived on the moon, the children went for a quick moonwalk before sampling some real astronaut food - neapolitan ice cream sandwich!  The young astronauts then made the…

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 5 November 2019

Category: Year 1

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Algorithms are fun

In Computing Class One have been learning about algorithms.  To begin the lesson they had to give verbal step by step instructions to Mrs Barrett so she could make a jam sandwich.  Everyone thought it was hilarious when "put the jam on the bread" resulted in a jar of jam sitting on a slice of…

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 3 November 2019

Category: Year 1

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UK Day

The children had lots of fun finding out about the four countries of the United Kingdom during UK day.  After exploring artefacts and books about the countries, the children wrote information sheets about England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland and then each group presented their work to the…

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 3 November 2019

Category: Year 1

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Seven Worlds, One Planet

Following our topic of 'Our World', David Attenborough has released a new series airing on BBC every Sunday evening. 

The series follows a different continent every week - just like we did in class!

Episode one was all about Antarctica, and surprisingly about the abundance of life that can…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 28 October 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Marvellous Magnets

To finish off an amazing half term, the children created their own magnetic games for the children in Class R. Their magnetic knowledge and creativity combined helped to create some wonderful games that we all enjoyed playing with! Have a good break and see you all after the holiday!

Category: Year 3

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Space Buggys

Today we made our space buggies using all the information we have learnt about the planets in our solar system. The children chose a planet to design a space buggy for and created a design which had a practical specification. For example some children's space buggies designed for Mars included…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 25 October 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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