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Borwick Hall

Year 6, have being creating their very own Borwick Hall Blog’s; too show all the fun they had together. Below are some of these blogs including pictures to show you what we got up to at Borwick Hall? 

Ellie’s blog

My amazing adventure at Borwick Hall

Well my little holiday from…

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Posted by THastings on 4 November 2015

Category: Year 6 2016


Mr Turner Year 5


 

 

 

 

 

Year 5 were lucky enough to have a very special visitor in school recently from The Royal British Legion.  Mr Turner spoke to both Year 5 and 6 about the work that the charity does and the Poppy Appeal which we will be supporting in school by selling poppies for…

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Posted by THastings on 4 November 2015

Category: Year 5 2016


Mr Turner

This week Year 6 had a visit from Mr Turner, who is from the British Legion. Mr Turner talked to the children about his childhood and experiences when growing up during World War 2 (WW2). Year 6 were very interested in finding out all that Mr Turner had to say about his childhood. They couldn’t…

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Posted by THastings on 4 November 2015

Category: Year 6 2016


Spring Bulb Planting

This week Year 5 have been continuing with their science investigations about plants in our environment and their life cycles.  In our planter on the field we have planted some winter flowering plants along with daffodil and crocus bulbs which will help us with our science observations.

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Posted by THastings on 4 November 2015

Category: Year 5 2016


Litter Picking

Today we completed a litter pick and collected litter from around the school grounds.  We then came together as a whole class to discuss the findings and to sort the litter into 4 large hoops using the following categories: reduce, recycle, re-use, compost.  We had great fun doing this activity –…

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Posted by THastings on 3 November 2015

Category: Year 4 2016


Poppy Appeal Cake Sale

Year 5 Poppy Appeal Cake Sale 

 

                                                 

 

This week Year 5 have been busy baking fairy cakes and traditional war time cake recipes for our cake sale in order to raise money for the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal.  The children had lots of…

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Posted by THastings on 26 October 2015

Category: Year 5 2016


Sound Investigation

Today in class we completed a scientific investigation in order to determine the best material for blocking sound.  We used a selection of items to create 4 different ear defenders and then tested out the different materials to see which was the best at sound proofing.  Between us, we tested…

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Posted by THastings on 26 October 2015

Category: Year 4 2016


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