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Year 5 Easter Egg Competition

To celebrate Easter Year 5 designed different types of Easter eggs for a competition in class.  We have discussed the symbolism off eggs with the Easter story and thought this was a fun way to celebrate Easter.  Taylor was our very deserving winner after Mrs Parkinson judged the competition.

  

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: Year 5 2018


Year 4 River Study Trip – May 2019

Year 4 visited Waddecar Scout Centre to take part in a river study.

When we arrived, we met Billy who helped us study the section of the River Brock that flows through the activity site.

We conducted lots of different investigations of the river to find out how fast it was, how deep and…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: Year 4 2018


Visiting Our Church to see it decorated for Easter

To complete our Easter unit of work in RE Year 5 went into Church to see how it was decorated for Easter.  The children discussed the symbolism of the colours used and the different ways that Church was now a place full of celebration after a period of preparation during Lent.

    

    

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: R.E


Sorting Materials like a real life 'Waste Disposal Centre'

Year 5 used their knowledge of materials to sort a bag of rubbish - just like they do at waste disposal centres.

Using model  'wind sifters' 'trommels' 'optical sorters' and 'Magnet Machines' Year 5 were able to separate the waste and discuss which parts they could send away for recycling.

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: Science


Our visit to St Stephen’s School in Preston

Our Worship Team went to meet some children from St Stephen’s School in Preston. We made links with this school following the pupil RE conference, when Maddie and Hope got to know Eunice and Victoria from St Stephen’s School.  The visit gave our children opportunity to meet some new children, who…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: Worship


Mini Gardens

Over the Easter Holidays all the children have been busy creating mini gardens to start our new topic off, 'Growth and Green Fingers'. It has been wonderful to see all the different ideas that they have all had when creating these. Well done Year 1 for all your hard work on this project!

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: year 1 2018


Creating Fonts

After reflecting on the baptism service we thought about the different ways to get baptised. We looked into how Jesus got baptised in a river, how people can choose to get baptised in a font at church or in a pool where they get the holy water all over their bodies. We then used looked at the…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: year 1 2018


Confirmation Day Christ Church Wesham

Sunday 28th April 2019 was a very special day for families in our school and Church community as Biship Jill came to confirm some of our parents, past pupils and current Year 6 pupils alongside other members of our Church.  The service was a great celebration as the Candidates were presented by…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: R.E


Baptism

To start off our baptism topic in RE, we went into church with Rev Anne. We all had different roles in the service from the sides people to the godparents. We all took part in the baptism service. Some children told everyone else about their experience with baptism services, from their own to ones…

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Posted by THastings on 7 May 2019

Category: year 1 2018


EASTER PRAISE 2019

Thank you to everyone who joined us in celebrating Easter in our church with all the children.  Each class lead an Easter song and children from KS1 and KS2 helped retell the Easter story using role play and actions.  The classes all made palm leaves to wave and it was a huge celebration of the…

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Posted by THastings on 30 April 2019

Category: Worship


Plant World

We really enjoyed our trip to Plant World at Myerscough College. We planted our own seeds and learnt the names of different types of plants.

    

 

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Posted by THastings on 26 April 2019

Category: Year 2 2018


Our Photography Skills

We have been learning to take photographs using the school iPads. We are very proud of our photography skills.

 

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Posted by THastings on 26 April 2019

Category: Year 2 2018