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Observational Drawings

This week in Class R we have noticed some signs of Spring! We spotted the daffodils growing around school and were eager to draw them. The children have created some lovely observational drawings using oil pastels. They worked hard to use the correct colours and they counted how many petals they…

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Posted by Miss Simpson on 14 March 2018

Category: Year 1

Tags: Reception


Creative Writing Workshop with the Author of the Firebird Chronicles!

Class 5 and 6 had such an exciting start to the week, where they got to complete a creative workshop.  The morning started with Daniel Ingram-Brown returning to Bramham to share an extract from his new book called ‘Through the Uncrossable Boundary’, which is the third book of the Firebird…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 12 March 2018

Tags: Class 6


Fairtrade 2018

We have been engaging with Fairtrade week!

In art, we looked at logos, and how they have been made iconic through modern art movements, such as the Warhol Pop Art pieces. We then created our own 'iconic' versions of the Fairtrade Logo by collaging the logo with Fairtrade product packaging. The…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 12 March 2018

Tags: Class 6


Firebird Chronicles Series

Class 5 and 6 had such an exciting start to the week where they got to complete a creative workshop.  The morning started with Daniel Ingram-Brown returning to Bramham to share an extract from his new book called ‘Through the Uncrossable Boundary’ which is the third book of the Firebird…

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Category: Year 6


Fairtrade Fun

Fairtrade Fortnight is upon us and Class 2 have had great fun learning all about it. We have learnt all about Foncho, a banana farmer from Columbia who would like us to pay a fair price for our bananas. We have also learnt about some sugar farmers in Chinangua Village who since teaming with…

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Posted by Mrs Lawton on 9 March 2018

Category: Year 3

Tags: Class 2


Fairtrade

Class R have taken part in Faritrade week. They were eager to learn about Fairtrade bananas. In Class we listened to the story of Pablo the Super Banana from Columbia. The children decided to design their own super bananas for a competition. They had some great ideas for names for their super…

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Posted by Miss Simpson on 9 March 2018

Category: Year 1

Tags: Reception


Can you guess what is in the box?

This week in Science, Class 5 has had a very exciting lesson where they had to use their scientific enquiry and observation skills to guess what is in the shiny boxes as well as working as a team to come up with a final answer.  The children loved using educational guesses to find out what was in…

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Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 5


Fairtrade

Class 5 have been very busy this week thinking about Fairtrade in lots of exciting lessons.  We started the week by completing a Maths starter connected to a Fairtrade chocolate bar which allowed the children to put their learning of decimals, fractions and percentages into practice.  We then…

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Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 5


Star of the Week

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Posted by Mrs Hilton on 8 March 2018

Category: Star of the week

Tags: Star of the Week


Chinese New Year in Class 6

We celebrated Chinese New Year in our Class. We started the day by listening to some traditional festival music and thinking about what the sounds reminded us of and how they made us feel. The children then recieved some lucky red envelopes from Miss Prankard, these are traditonally filled with…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 5 March 2018

Tags: Class 6


More Residential Photos

Additional photographs from our recent Class 6 residential to Carlton Lodge! 

 

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 5 March 2018

Tags: Class 6


Snow Fun

We have had a great few days in Class R. The children have been really excited and have made the most of the snowy conditions in the outdoor area. They have particularly enjoyed making snow angels and trying to catch the snowflakes as they were falling. 

 

The children have talked about…

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Posted by Miss Simpson on 2 March 2018

Category: Year 1

Tags: Reception