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Year 1  Computing

Year 1 Computing

We have been learning how to use Paint Software and Algorithms in our Computing lessons over the past couple of weeks. Here are some of our Computing superstars....

Ukulele

Ukulele

We thought it might be nice to give a little update about how well the children are doing in ukulele. They have made real progress since Christmas and as you can see they can now swap between three chords which is fantastic. Miss Kent is very impressed! Here they are...

Virtual Author visit

Virtual Author visit

Mrs Megson organised for Key Stage 2 to have a virtual visit from Katie and Kevin Tsang, the author's of a great new series of books based around Dragons. They read a few extracts from their first book, Dragon Mountain, introduced us to the characters from the series...

Year 1 – Design and Technology project

Year 1 – Design and Technology project

For our design and technology project for this half term, we will be making a Manchester Bee. Today, in preparation for our final product, we have bee using play-doh to change the size and shape of materials through: twisting, cutting, folding, stretching, pressing...

Maths Games in Nursery

Maths Games in Nursery

We have been reinforcing our Number skills by playing number games. We are learning number skills alongside taking turns and sharing. We played games with an Easter theme, sung Humpty Dumpty and acted out the rhyme.

Year 2 Art

Year 2 Art

In art we have been learning how to work on a range of scales. We created our own paintings with a large brush and paper.

Year 1 – Maths and Science

Year 1 – Maths and Science

It has been wonderful to have all the children back in school We have had lots of fun with our learning this week. In maths, we have been learning about capacity and volume. In science, we have been learning about the properties of materials. This week we investigated...

Rainbow Day

Rainbow Day

Today, we have had a 'Rainbow themed day' in school and for our remote learning. In English, we wrote about the positives of lockdown, and what we are looking forward to doing when lockdowns over. In Maths, we learnt about symmetry and took part in a skittles symmetry...

Year 1 – World Book Day

Year 1 – World Book Day

Today, we have had lots of fun celebrating World Book Day. We made a fairy tale castle and our own characters out of a potato. We also wrote our own fairy tale stories too!

Year 1 – Christmas Party

Year 1 – Christmas Party

We had a lovely time at our Christmas Party. We played musical statues, pass the parcel and even had prizes for the best dancer. We hope you all have a lovely Christmas and wish you a very Happy New Year! Miss Odenrode and Mrs Wilkinson

Merry Christmas everyone!

Merry Christmas everyone!

  As we can't do our usual Christmas events this year, we thought we'd put together a special Christmas musical medley to help us spread some festive cheer! We hope you all enjoy it - the children worked very hard to put it together. Wishing everybody in our...

Anti-bullying Week

Anti-bullying Week

Last week, was Anti-bullying week in school. We celebrated all the ways we are different from one another by making paper dolls and writing about how we are all different. We also wore odd socks to school on Monday!

Year 1 Art and Computing

Year 1 Art and Computing

We have had a great week in Year 1 this week! In art, we have created collages using paper tearing technique. We also looked at other ways we can use materials such as: folding, bending, curling and layering. This will help us when we come to create our final piece of...

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

On Wednesday the 11th, Year 4 dedicated the morning to remembering the brave people that had sacrificed their lives for us. The children created some amazing and very moving acrostic poems as well as decorated some poppies. Mrs Beale kindly decorated the tree at the...

Quiz time!

Quiz time!

Last half term, we were learning all about our local area as part of our Geography lessons. I have set a fun quiz using a website and app called Kahoot! Have a go and see how many questions you can get right. Use the game pin: 0755830 or click on the link...

Year 1 Geography/Design & Technology

Year 1 Geography/Design & Technology

Year 1 have been learning about the local area in Geography this half term. As part of our Design and Technology, we made houses, our school and our local shop out of craft materials. We then pieced all them together to make a 3D map of the local area. Here are a few...

History and Design in Year 6

History and Design in Year 6

In Year 6 this term with have been looking at the Vikings in History and Design. We learnt a lot of interesting facts about them including: Were they always victorious and vicious? Why did they come to Britain? and What was Lindisfarne? This linked to our design...

Electricity

Electricity

Year 4 have really enjoyed there first Science topic this year. We have been learning about electricity and we have had lots of hands on fun. We learnt how to make switches and test them, we tested different materials to see if they were insulators or conductors, and...

How to Make a Woolly Mammoth

How to Make a Woolly Mammoth

Year 3 have been learning all about instructions and have written our own set to help us wash a woolly mammoth (should we ever encounter one), but in the absence of prehistoric beasts, the next best thing would be to MAKE a woolly mammoth. I wonder if you could try to...

Year 2 Phonics Screening

Year 2 Phonics Screening

Hello everyone, The Phonics Screening Test normally takes place in the final term of Year 1. However, the test was not able to take place this year with schools being closed for the summer term. It will now take place in December 2020 for the children in Year 2. The...

We have been learning new songs

We have been learning new songs

We have been singing Old McDonald using musical instruments. We used finger puppets to act out the song. The farm in our small world area has been very popular today!                                                                  

Welcome to Nursery

Welcome to Nursery

Welcome back to Nursery! Whilst we can't do meet the teacher in person, please have a look at our meet the teacher PowerPoint which should hopefully answer any questions you may have. Meet the Teacher PowerPoint 

Welcome to Year 3!

Welcome to Year 3!

We'd like to wish you all a warm welcome to Year 3 and most importantly into KS2! Unfortunately this year we won't be able to do our meet the teacher sessions face to face, but hopefully you will find most questions are answered on the "Meet the Teacher" PowerPoint -...

A message from the staff…!

A message from the staff…!

A message to all our amazing children and families - we can't wait to see you all in September! Until then, stay safe and take care x