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Keeping Safe

Our new PSHE topic is 'keeping safe'. 

This week, the children were investigating the question, 'what is violence?' 

The children started the lesson by having a silent conversation, which is where a whiteboard is passed between two children and they have a conversation without speaking by…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 30 January 2020

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Experts of Spain!

Class 4 tried a different learning technique today in Topic. First, the children needed to explore what 'human geography' of Spain meant and then understand that it also incorporated their culture and traditions. 

Each group were given a particular human feature of Spain for them to become the…

Posted by Miss Ings on 29 January 2020

Category: Year 4

Tags: Class 4

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Remainders with Class 4!

Class 4 have been working so hard with division and we have found the concept of remainders tricky! Today, we used custard creams to physically show that a remainder is what's left over (as a reward they got to eat the biscuit once in equal groups). By the end of the lesson, the whole class…

Posted by Miss Ings on 28 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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Whose poo?

Class One have been nature detectives today, trying to determine whether animals are carnivores, herbivores or omnivores.  First they watched  Mrs Barrett and Mrs Ibbetson dissect an owl pellet and were amazed to see the tiny bones inside showing them that the owls were clearly carnivores. They…

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 27 January 2020

Category: Year 1

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Chinese New Year in Class 4!

Kung Hei Fat Choy from Class 4! 

 

Class 4 have been learning all about the traditions and myths of Chinese New Year. We learnt all about why they found the colour red lucky and the good luck ornaments they used for decoration. Here are some of the hanging decorations they…

Posted by Miss Ings on 24 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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Stars of the Week

Posted by Mrs Hilton on 24 January 2020

Category: Star of the week

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Robotics at Allerton Grange

Allerton Grange have kindly offered to host our Year 5 class for the next 4 weeks, where we will attend both robotics and Spanish classes. 

The children really enjoyed their first robotics session, where they impressed the teacher with their knowledge of algorithms and debugging, which they…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 22 January 2020

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Stars of the Week

Posted by Mrs Hilton on 17 January 2020

Category: Star of the week

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PSHE Challenge

Class 3 at Shadwell have been busy embracing a PSHE challenge to develop their resilience and perseverance! They worked in pairs to follow complex instructions, encouraging each other not to give up. Well done, everyone!

Posted by Mrs Hall on 16 January 2020

Category: Year 3

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Pirates and Explorers!

Class One really got into the spirit of our new English topic when they all came to school dressed as pirates and explorers.  They found a treasure map in the classroom which led them on a long  journey around school until they finally found their treasure in a sandy basket hidden in the hall. …

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 14 January 2020

Category: Year 1

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Y6 Junior Apprentices!

We had a fantastic launch day for our 'Global Economy' topic. The children came dressed in their best business attire ready to take on the task of designing a new games console and working costs of materials, where to produce it and how much profit they would make. They then had to present their…

Posted by Mr Rugg on 8 January 2020

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6

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Bien hecho Clase 4!

Class 4 totally immersed themselves in the Spanish culture for the day.From starting school wearing excellent, traditional clothing. Listening to traditional music. Tasting the scrumptious foods. To learning common phrases. Class 4 have done it all.

Our Geography topic this term is all about…

Posted by Miss Ings on 7 January 2020

Category: Year 4

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