Year 4 – update

In English, we have been looking at the book ‘The Shaman’s Apprentice’. We went to Forest School and used drama to get some inspiration for our own writing. We have been exploring the difference between climate and weather, and presented our own weather forecasts for different places in the world.

((BOUNCE)) Workshop

On Thursday afternoon, twenty children from Year 4, 5 and 6 were lucky enough to take part in a mini-trampoline workshop. During the workshop, children took part in small games and fitness activities all using the mini- trampolines. When the children returned to Year 6 they were certainly out of […]

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Year 4 – Number Day

We enjoyed a Maths filled day, raising money for the NSPCC. After counting all the 1p and 2p coins we tried to make the tallest tower we could. This required a great amount of perseverance! We also played card games, where we had to practise our addition and multiplication facts, […]

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Pennies from heaven

Year 2 were very proud of their unique tower as indeed was I. Similarly, I was delighted to hear the children in Year 2 counting in other languages. Year 2 are a very multicultural group and this is something to be truly celebrated. I keep telling the children about the […]

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Once upon a time in Reception

All the children are highly engaged in this terms topic on traditional tales. We have spent the last few weeks acting out stories including The Three Bears, The Three Pigs and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. As well as being lots of fun this has been an effective way to […]

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Year 4 update

This week we had fun at the sports hall festival trying out different sporting activities such as speed stacking, long jump and relay races. In Maths this week, we’ve been learning about converting units of measure, and in Art we have been using clay to create lids for our canopic […]

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The rumours are false!

I would like to point out immediately that rumours suggesting that there is no homework this week are false. I repeat : the rumours are false. When you log on to Mathletics you will notice that the children have been set two time tasks as this has been what we […]

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Happy New Year

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends of Reception class, Happy New Year to you all. I hope you have enjoyed the holiday break and that your children are rested, ready and raring to learn. A huge thank you to all for the kind and thoughtful gifts of flowers, chocolates, cards, decorations […]

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Christmas is coming…

The past couple of weeks we have been learning about the Nativity story and have set up a stable role play area for the children to act out the story. They have also been enjoying dressing up in the various outfits for thedifferent characters!  The children have been working hard […]

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