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Amazing Arctic Animals

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For the last two weeks Reception have been learning about winter and arctic animals. We talked about keeping warm in winter, investigated the weather changes during the season. and the habitat of different arctic animals. We have done lots of creative work, independent writing, and practiced counting using penguins, and…

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In Year 3, we have been learning to measure, compare, add and subtract: lengths (m/cm/mm); mass (kg/g); volume/capacity (l/ml) We have been learning  which appropriate units and tools to use for measuring. For Volume/Capacity we did a practical lessons on ‘making the perfect squash’ which involved getting the correct ratio…

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Potions Class

Wizards Brew (2)

Science Club had great fun making ‘OOZING, BUBBLING WIZARD’S BREW’ using supplies easily found in the home. Here’s what you need: a glass jar or cup, white vinegar, washing up liquid, food colouring, glitter, bicarbonate of soda, a stirrer and a tray to catch the ooze. Place your glass jar…

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Year 6 children evacuated!

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Year 6 braved the ice and the cold to have a great day being evacuees at Holdenby House in Northamptonshire. The children experienced what it would have been like to have been evacuated to the countryside, learning about rationing, how to make do and mend and what to do in…

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Year 2D: Bird Watcing

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In year 2D, to support our lesson on following instructions and to promote outdoor learning,  we made some scrumptious bird cakes to feed the amazing variety of birds we have within our school environment. The children had an amazing time making them and loved seeing the birds, especially a red Robin munching…

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Dragon Eyes

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It has been a very cross-curricular few weeks for class 6B. In English, we have been writing stories based on a short film called ‘The Dragon Slayer’. We linked this with our Science topic ‘Light and Sight’ where we are studying eyes so in DT we used clay to create…

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WOW Science – Eye Dissection

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This week Year 6 were given a rare and wonderful opportunity to dissect a sheep’s eye. In Science, they have been learning about the eye and light and how both work together to help us see. The children were absolutely fascinated and were able to identify and touch the parts…

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