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Electricity

As part of our SITE topic, we have been exploring Electricity. Today we created some of our own simple circuits. Once they were working, we added extra components (like another bulb) and discussed what happened as the electrical current was having to be shared. 

To end the lesson, we looked at…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4


Battlecry

Class 4 have just started their new Read, Write, Perform unit 'Battlecry' in English. We have looked at how people are persuaded to go into battle through pictures and videos. Today we created a first draft of our own speech. As a class we took some sentences of our own for the working wall and it…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 5 December 2018

Category: Year 4


Class 6 trip to Thwaite Mills

We had a wonderful (if slightly chilly) time at Thwaite Mills learning about aspects of World War 2. We got the chance to measure out rations for the week and counted up money using old coins (how many shillings in a Bob?). We experienced a real blackout and sheltered in the Anderson shelter, not…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 4 December 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Class R’s Post Office

The children have been very excited to explore their new role play area this week, they have been writing letters, posting and delivering them. We even have a very high-tech parcel delivery service as the children decided to make an iPad so people could sign for their…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


Advertising Shine Star, Shine!

Children in Class R have been very busy this week preparing for our christmas show, Shine Star, Shine! After realising we had not advertised our show and discussing what advertising means, the children worked very hard making posters and then displayed them in every corner of the…

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Posted by Mrs Pelc on 1 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


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 by Miss Cammiss on 29 November 2018

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5


Stars of the Week

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 29 November 2018

Category: Star of the week


Henry Moore WW2 Art

We started the week with some fascinating WW2 memorabilia which belonged to Miss Dunsmuir's Grandpa who was in the Merchant Navy, and she told us all about his service and experiences of the war. We have loved hearing stories about your families too  - please keep sending things in.

We will be…

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Posted by Mr Rugg on 22 November 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Stars of the Week

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 22 November 2018

Category: Star of the week


Roman Invasion!

As part of our History topic, we have been looking at the Roman invasions and the land they overtook during their reign. Today, we used some drama to explore the different feelings of everyone involved and how they were affected by what happened. We had a Roman Legion, British Army, Emperors,…

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Posted by Miss Ings on 21 November 2018

Category: Year 4


Stars of the Week

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 15 November 2018

Category: Star of the week


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 by Miss Cammiss on 15 November 2018

Category: Year 5

Tags: Class 5