Class Blogs

Year 5 Grand Designs!

This week, we have been enhancing our Growth Mindsets and focusing on persistence in the face of adversity! When we are given something that challenges us, do we fall at the first hurdle or do we use the lessons learned to make a better second attempt? I challenged Year 5 […]

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Year 1 Update

Another lovely start to the week in Year 1. In maths this week we have been identifying 2D shapes and making knights shields that have lines of symmetry. If children find any interesting objects or pictures at home that show symmetry then they are welcome to bring them in to […]

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Year 5 cook!

On Friday, Year 5’s taste buds experienced French cuisine! We tried a variety of French food such as croissants, brie, crepes and much more. Although some children were apprehensive at first, everyone tried something new. We rated the food based on our senses and overall experience (Masterchef had better watch […]

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Character motivation in Cinderella

People of year 2 , The weeks are flying by and it seems as if we are all on fast forward once more. This last week has seen the children working on various aspects of the curriculum and meeting each challenge with their usual panache and a certain amount of […]

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Year One – Our first visit to Forest School

We have had another lovely week in Year One, we have all written our own versions of Zog thinking of different things he could learn. Today we visited Forest school for the first time this Year, we walked all around the school site looking for signs of Autumn, we found […]

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The philosophy of lost property

People of Year 2, Another week full of hard work and lost water bottles. In the time I have been teaching I have developed my understanding of pedagogical craft and the workings of a child’s mind. There is however, one thing I shall never grasp, and believe it to be […]

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Welcome to the Year 3 class blog!

Welcome all to the Year 3 blog for 2017/18! (Apologies for not posting sooner but I’ve only just received my password!) Its been another brilliant week in Year 3, the children are really beginning to understand the roles and responsibilities that come with being a key stage 2 pupil. We […]

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Year One Week Two

We have had another fantastic week in Year One. The children are really engaging in our topic and this week they have created WANTED! Posters for a dragon loose in our classroom! We have also been looking at the key features of a castle and what they were made of. […]

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Achievements Galore!

This week we have been stretching our growth mindset muscles and tackling some complicated learning! In Maths, we have been exploring negative numbers and trying to understand that there are numbers less than zero. This is especially hard when you’re used to seeing 0 at the end of the number […]

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