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Squared and Cubed Numbers

Year 5 loved using resources in maths to explore squared and cubed numbers Unfortunately, we ran out of cubes when we got to 6 cubed!

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Posted by Miss Alexandra on 12 November 2018

Category: Year 5


Instructional Language Task

As part of their English work, the children were given the task of using instructional language in their groups to talk through how to wash some dirty toys. It was amazing how many children were using imperative verbs, adverbs and expanded noun phrases in their sentences.

 

 

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Posted by Miss Beaumont on 11 November 2018

Category: Year 3


Diwali

Happy Diwali from Class One!

 

This week class one celebrated the Hindu and Sikh festival of Diwali. The children learned about the festival of light by making Diva lamps from clay and colouring in traditional Rangoli patterns.

 

We found out that Diwali honours the Hindu goddess of…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 7 November 2018

Category: Year 1


Remembrance Day

This week class three have been learning all about remembrance day and the significance of poppies. We spent the afternoon creating glue and chalk pastels poppy pictures. Please feel free to come and see their final pieces on display in our classroom. 

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Posted by Miss Beaumont on 7 November 2018

Category: Year 3


SITE Launch Day

It was lovely to welcome Mr Rothery to launch our new SITE project: to use natural materials to create a stone age shelter. The children all gained some fantastic ideas about the resources to use and how to make an effective and efficient stone age shelter. We then used these ideas, to make our…

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Posted by Miss Beaumont on 6 November 2018

Category: Year 3


Who has the strongest force?

First day back after half term means one thing: LAUNCH DAY! Today we began our SITE topic on forces and the children loved it! We learnt about balanced and unbalanced forces by experimenting with Maltesers and straws.

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Posted by Miss Alexandra on 5 November 2018

Category: Year 5


WW2 and Coding Launch Day

What a brilliant day!! Today Class 6 fully embraced our start of term launch day to begin our new topic and SITE themes: World War 2 and Coding! 

It was a slightly earlier start for Class 6, as they came into class (dressed for their new role as evacuees) to drop off their bags they were met by…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 5 November 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Sharing our kaleidoscopes with our Class R buddies!

During our exit day last half term, we completed our kaleidoscopes then made our way to Reception class to show and share with our buddies. We absolutely loved showing them how they worked and letting them play with our hand-made toys! Another fantastic example of the wonderful friendships shared…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 5 November 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Reception , Class 6


Blast off!

 

5, 4, 3, 2, 1….

 

Class One zoomed to the moon to discover their new topic for this half term. The children were asked to create an intergalactic passport which they would need to board the space craft. Next we travelled to the ‘moon’ to find out about Neil Armstrong who was the first…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 5 November 2018

Category: Year 1


Bonfire Night

POP! BANG! FIZZ!

 

This week we were so excited to invite our parents into the classroom for a 'Stay and play' session. We have had a lovely time creating chocolate apples for Bonfire night. We have also enjoyed making firework pictures and writing numbers in the colourful sand.

 

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Posted by Miss Simpson on 5 November 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception


Making Kaleidoscopes (SITE)

Class 6 completed the Kaleidoscope Project

We finished our brilliant project by applying our knowledge of light and turning our kaleidoscope designs into finished products. It was at times challenging as we created each of the components then put them together but we were really happy with…

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Posted by Miss Prankard on 2 November 2018

Category: Year 6

Tags: Class 6


Topic Exit Day

Class Three have been learning all about the United Kingdom as part of our topic lessons. We were super excited on the exit day of topic, as we went outside and took on the challenge of using natural resources to make a map of the UK. It was brilliant to see collaborative working and team…

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Posted by Miss Beaumont on 26 October 2018

Category: Year 3