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Murder Mystery

                              

 

 

Today in class it was really exciting … we had to take part in a murder mystery.  Thomas Becket had been killed… and it was our job to find out who had done it!

As we entered the classroom, we saw different areas containing vital clues and possible…

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Posted by THastings on 26 October 2015

Category: Year 4 2016


Monsters and Aliens Disco

Thank you to everyone that came to the PTA Monsters and Aliens Disco last night, it was a huge success with lots of amazing costumes. Thank you to all the PTA who organsied the event. The disco raised an amazing £225 which will be used to buy equpitment for your children within school.

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Posted by THastings on 22 October 2015

Category: PTA


The Jabberwocky

In Literacy Year 6 have been looking at the Jabberwocky poem by Lewis Carol - Alice through the looking glass. They have enjoyed creating and presenting their performances in groups. The poem is made up of nonsense words which the children changed to provide a more realistic approach to the…

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Posted by THastings on 15 October 2015

Category: Year 6 2016


Studying Blackberry Plants

We have been looking at blackberry plants and studying their structure, fruits and seeds.

We used magnifying glasses to look at the detail of the plants and then drew and labelled them in our Nature Journals.

 

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Posted by THastings on 14 October 2015

Category: Year 3 2016


St Francis and the Wolf

Year 5 Drama - the story of St Francis and the Wolf.

 

This week Year 5 have been using freeze frame as a drama activity to explore the story of St Francis and the Wolf.  We had lots of fun playing the different parts and empathising with the characters, as well as finding out about the work…

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Posted by THastings on 14 October 2015

Category: Year 5 2016


Rainbow Fish

This week Year 1 have had their first Worship. While practising for our class worship children have been enjoying talking about their friends and what makes them special. During our worship we talked about how the Rainbow Fish links in with being kind and sharing with our friends. Friendship…

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Posted by THastings on 14 October 2015

Category: Year 1 2016


Performance Poetry

Today in Literacy Year 4 have been looking at Performance Poetry.  We listened to two poems being read/performed by the authors and then we had a go at performing them ourselves.  In our groups we had to think about clarity of speech, expression, appropriateness of reading (ie.  If it was sad, was…

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Posted by THastings on 14 October 2015

Category: Year 4 2016


Measuring Our Skeletons

We have been studying the different bones in our bodies and learning about their different functions.

Here we are measuring and comparing the length and size of each others bones.

 

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Posted by THastings on 14 October 2015

Category: Year 3 2016


Teddy Bears Picnic

 

The children had a fantastic time at the teddy bears picnic and really enjoyed having mums and dads with them in school.  The staff loved hearing all about the children's teddies, they met a few teddies that they wanted to keep themselves. The children did an amazing job of retelling the…

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Posted by THastings on 8 October 2015

Category: Foundation 2016


School Council Election

Year 1 School Council Election

This week we had our school council elections. Some children went up in front of the class and told them what ideas they had to help the school and children. We had a vote for who had the best ideas and we chose our Year 1 School Councillors.

All the children…

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Posted by THastings on 6 October 2015

Category: Year 1 2016


Conscience Alley

Today in Literacy we completed a conscience Alley drama activity.  We had to become the conscience of Arthur and persuade him to either pull the sword out of the stone or not to pull the sword out. 

Those of us persuading Arthur to pull the sword out said thing like; “You might become rich!”  …

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Posted by THastings on 6 October 2015

Category: Year 4 2016


Packing for Evacuation 2015

                                         

Year 5 have been finding out about life in the past as a World War 2 Evacuee.  To understand what this must of felt like we were given the challenge to pack a bag or a suitcase of our own, imagining that we were being evacuated from our families because…

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Posted by THastings on 2 October 2015

Category: Year 5 2016