School Blog: November 2019

29th November 2019

Addition & Subtraction Madness!

Over the last few weeks, Year 5 have been learning about the different ways we can add and subtract mentally. We explored strategies such as…

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28th November 2019

Show me the Light!

All half term, Year 6 have been learning about light in Science. We have studied sources of light  (dismissing a few myths along the way),…

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27th November 2019

Once upon a time in Reception

In Reception we have been reading traditional tales. We spent a week thinking about The Three Billy Goats Gruff. We read the story and joined…

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26th November 2019

Year 6 Autumn Term ICT… (Stop! Animation time!)

In Year 6 ICT this term we have been using a computer programme called HUE Animation. The children have been introduced to the creative world of ‘stop animation’. Try…

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22nd November 2019

Year 3 Paris Reports

For our final week of our, ‘Homeward Bound’ topic we decided to show off our new writing skills by writing a non-chronological report.    Our…

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21st November 2019

Year 5 does Dance!

At the beginning of the term, we spent two weeks exploring the music of Camille Saint-Saen’s Carnival of the Animals. We created a fantastic amount…

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20th November 2019

Children in Need

What an amazing day was had by all to raise money for a fantastic cause. The children looked great as they wore sporting clothing ready for…

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19th November 2019


Reception children have been exploring Bonfire Night  and Diwali celebrations. We talked about how some people celebrate these. The children have been using a variety…

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18th November 2019

Marianne North: Year 5’s Scientist

 In Science this term, Year 5 have been exploring the life and reproductive cycles of mammals, amphibians, insects and plants. Along with completing a flower…

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14th November 2019

Year One Decorate Space Biscuits

Year one learnt all about instructions last week. We got sent a set of instruction on how to decorate space biscuits. First, we had to…

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13th November 2019

Subtracting practically

Year 6 have been focusing on the four operations in Maths – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. At the start of our subtraction unit of…

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12th November 2019

Light and Shadows!

Year 3 have been learning about light and shadows in their science work this term. This all started when we found a mystery mudhut in…

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