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Stars of the Week

Posted by Mrs Hilton on 20 December 2019

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Twas the week before Christmas in Year 6...

...And there was lots of fun, games and dancing at the Christmas party. Thank you for your food contributions the children loved tucking in!

We finished the week by making the periscopes we have been researching for our SITE topic 'Light'. The children managed to make working models and enjoyed…

Posted by Mr Rugg on 20 December 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6

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Lighting up Class 4!

To complete our SITE learning, the children were tasked with a project. They had to plan, design and make a Christmas themed lantern using a simple series circuit. They had the freedom to do whatever they wanted and were only given the equipment needed. The children made some fantastic designs and…

Posted by Miss Ings on 18 December 2019

Category: Year 4

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Class 4 says NO! to racism

As part of our PSHE topic, we have been exploring how we are all different but equal. Whether we are different because of the way we look, what our beliefs are, our likes and dislikes, or even our abilities we still deserve to be treated fairly. 

Class 4 explored the different historical…

Posted by Miss Ings on 11 December 2019

Category: Year 4

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Year 6 WW2 Drama Presentation

This Thursday our Year 6 donned their evacuee costumes and put on a fantastic performance for the school and parents. Working with Miss Crowley, they developed their own dramatic sequences accompanied by songs to deliver a powerful portrayal of life during World War 2. It was an absolute pleasure…

Posted by Mr Rugg on 6 December 2019

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6

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Stars of the week

Posted by Mrs Hilton on 6 December 2019

Category: Star of the week

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Tropical World Trip

Class 2 had a fantastic time exploring different world habitats at Tropical World. They looked at the differences in animals from rainforest, coral reef, desert and native woodland habitats, choosing some of their favourites to sketch and study along the way. There were lots of interesting facts…

Posted by Mrs Pelc on 5 December 2019

Category: Year 2

Tags: Class 2

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Christmas Nativity

Class 4 had a visit from Reverend Tanya this morning. She came in to do a Christmas workshop with the class and told the story of Jesus to them. 

The class were totally enthralled by the story and the props she made to help tell them. It was also interesting to see what gifts they could think…

Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2019

Category: Year 4

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Fire and Rescue Service

Thank you to Killingbeck Fire and Rescue Service, who came to visit Class 5 today. 

We learnt about the fire triangle and how firefighters remove one of the corners in order to put out a fire and the different ways that this can be done.

We watched a very eye opening video about how fast…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 4 December 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Into space in the Wonderdome

Class One journeyed into space when the Wonderdome visited Shadwell today.  We explored the moon (and saw Neil Armstrong's footprints!), travelled through the solar system and then explored the constellations, joining the stars together to see the shapes that they made.  We found out that stars…

Posted by Mrs Barrett on 2 December 2019

Category: Year 1

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What started the decline of the Mayan civilisation?

In history, we have been learning about the Mayan civilisation. 

This week, we explored reasons for their slow and steady decline including disease, over farming, warfare and drought. The children took part in lots of speaking and listening activities which ended with them building a persuasive…

Posted by Miss Cammiss on 27 November 2019

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5

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Roman artefacts!

In our History topic today, we did a round-robin style activity to explore different artefacts. Each table had a different picture related to the Romans. Class 4 had to explore what they thought it was, what it was used for and who would use it. The children had some great ideas about what they…

Posted by Miss Ings on 27 November 2019

Category: Year 4

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