Monthly Archives: November 2013

House Points update!

Storming through to the top of the table is the jaguars! Lions have moved down to second place, in third is the tigers.  Not far behind in last place are the panthers. It’s very close and could change at any point! … Continue reading

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Where do you put dirty dishes? In the zinc!

Zak and Marek made funny voices in concert practice this week, it made us all laugh! This week we’ve had fun in Science, looking at microbes. We were all ‘laffin’ when Mr Laffin said a hilarious jokes in Science. Do … Continue reading

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Year 4 had a surprise visitor this week…!

In Literacy we have been looking at poems. It was so funny when we watched a video of one of our teacher’s dressed as Dr. Death. It really inspired us to write spooky poems. Next week we will post one up on … Continue reading

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We are all bright sparks!

We are having lots of fun investigating for this half term’s topic Light and Dark. We are learning about opaque, translucent and transparent materials and sorting them into categories. Soon we will be creating simple circuits using batteries, bulbs and crocodile … Continue reading

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Tidy up time

This will surprise many parents I’m sure…the children in Classes 1, 2 and 3 are very good at tidying up! We get awarded ‘Star Helper’ badges if our teacher catches us being helpful and tidying up. Iffy and Vanessa were … Continue reading

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Have we got a future X Factor contestant in our school?

We have been learning about 20th Century changes, it was funny when Jack Hargreaves had to sing ‘Suspicious Minds’ by Elvis Presley. Maybe he’ll be on X Factor in a few years time? We have also been learning about Space … Continue reading

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Born in a Barn

We’ve all been practising our Christmas concert called ‘Born in a Barn’. There are some really good actors this year! We have been learning our lines and have enjoyed singing and putting actions to the first 5 songs. Next week, we … Continue reading

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Time Travelling with Year 3…

In Literacy we have been learning to write our own class myths like Medusa. We have been “time travelling” to Medusa’s cave in Ancient Greece. Soon we will be visiting the National Cole Mining Museum, we’ll be sure to take … Continue reading

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A little bird told me Year 1 are working hard!

Year 1 would like to tell you we are very excited to eventually perform our Christmas Nativity. We have been working very hard to learn our parts and all of the lovely songs. Our nativity is called ‘A Little Bird Told … Continue reading

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Park Life

The book we are focusing on this week is ‘Percy the Park Keeper’. We have been painting pictures of the animals in the story and using junk materials to make dens. We are getting very good at adding up and … Continue reading

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