Homework Project!

The time has come again to start thinking about homework project ideas! As you know, Year 6 are studying: ‘The Circle of Life’ which means we have been finding out about: the circulatory system; the anatomy of the human body; the respiratory system and evolution and inheritance. Therefore, we are looking for the most creative,… More

Gung Hay Fat Choy!

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This week in Reception we have been finding out about how people celebrate Chinese New Year. We have completed a range of activities including watching video clips, listening to traditional Chinese stories including The Great Race, Chinese writing with chopsticks and paint, creating a Chinese dragon outside and dancing, singing Chinese songs, making shadow puppets and tasting Chinese… More

Welcome Back!

We have got off to a very busy start already this half term. We have been following instructions to plant seeds linking our literacy with our science topic – plants. Children have been reading lots and completing Accelerated Reader tests on the books they have read which they are thoroughly enjoying doing. Next week is… More

We are writers!

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This week in Reception we have been writing the story of The Three Little Pigs. Over the last half term we have rehearsed and retold the story in many different ways using resources such as story stones, story maps, masks and puppets. Now that we know it so well, this has enabled us to have a go… More

Vikings Homework Projects

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The staff in Year 4 were hugely impressed with the effort and creativity the children have shown when making their homework projects. From Viking longboats, to maps, to powerpoint presentations and word searches, the children have presented information in a variety of interesting and exciting ways and they all should be incredibly proud of what… More

Times Tables Rockstars!

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This week, we were given our log in details for an exciting new challenge that we can complete at home: Times Tables Rockstars. On the website, we get to create our own Rockstar avatar before being allowed to customise how they look. Through completing times table challenges, we can earn coins to be able to… More

Three Little Pigs

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This week we have continued our learning on ‘The Three Little Pigs’.  We have been using story stones and creating story maps to help us remember the characters, setting and main events of the story.   Using story maps supports us to retell the story in preparation for writing. As part of this topic we have… More

Blood

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Our main science topic is ‘ The circle of Life’ and we began our investigations by looking at the components that make blood. We studied the function and percentage of each component and then used cheerios, marshmallows, oats and food colouring to make our own blood!