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Year 5 Sow and Grow! Who will be our star grower?

Year 5 have been busy planting this week - just like the rest of the school.  

We are holding a school competition to see who can grow the most cress, longest runner bean plant and heaviest baby carrot.

Year 5 have started their growing by researching how to be gardening experts and created…

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 5 2016


Sikh Temple Visit

On Monday 20th March Year 4 had the fantastic opportunity to visit a Sikh Temple as part of their multifaith week studying Sikhism. We learnt alot about their religion and beliefs and enjoyed viewing their special place of worship. We covered our hair with orange material out of respect and learnt…

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 4 2016


Nature Journals

For our nature journals this half term we have planted some runner beans, carrots and cress. We are going to monitor the growth of the plants and then they are going to go up to the Pavilion to keep growing outside. We want to see which will be the longest runner bean and which will be the…

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 1 2016


Multi-Faith Arts and Crafts

As part of Multi-Faith week this week we have mixed with different classes and created different crafts linked to the religion. In the Year 1 classroom we made Diwali Diyas and Lotus Flowers. We looked at the significance of these symbols in the Hindu Religion then created our own versions of…

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 1 2016


Hindu Temple

Year 1 have been to visit a Hindu Temple. We were amazed at how beautiful all the pictures and Gods were in the Temple and really enjoyed learning all the facts about Hinduism. We are enthusiastic to learn more about the Hindu Religion during Multi-Faith Week this week. 

  

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 1 2016


Easter Gardens

We have been creating Easter Gardens with Miss Groves in RE this week. We thought about the Easter story and where Jesus stayed when he died. We then created the tomb and the garden surrounding it. 

 

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Posted by THastings on 23 March 2017

Category: Year 1 2016


YEAR 5 GET ACTIVE IN MATHS OF THE DAY!

Year 5 have been trying out a new style of maths where we use our maths skills, but we are getting physically active and exercising at the same time!

 

We had lots of fun in our relay races and mentally adding whole and decimal numbers in the 'Addition Heroes' game.

 

Year 5 certainly…

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Posted by THastings on 16 March 2017

Category: Year 5 2016


Red Nose Day Fundraising Meeting

The School Council got together to discuss how we could support Red Nose Day.  The children decided....

 

1) To do a Red Nose Day Biscuit Sale at play times.

2) Sell Red Noses in school.

3) Dress up in red or as a Red Nose character on Red Nose Day for a £1.00 donation.

 

The…

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Posted by THastings on 16 March 2017

Category: School Council


St. Patrick's Day

In the run up to our class worship we have been thinking about all things Irish. We are celebrating St. Patrick's day and have thought about the traditions that people have now. We painted a picture of a leprechaun, been learning our Irish dancing and have even tried corn beef and cabbage. 

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Posted by THastings on 14 March 2017

Category: Year 1 2016


Visit from full size chickens

Year 5 had the chance to see who would be looking after our chicks and the size they could grow to when Mrs Parkinson's brother and his wife came to school to collect our chicks.

We were really interested to see how the full size hen and rooster behaved and how big they could grow to.

We…

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Posted by THastings on 9 March 2017

Category: Year 5 2016