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5 11, 2020

Investigating how magnets repel and attract each other

2020-11-05T11:12:27+00:00 November 5th, 2020|Year 3|

The children made a track with string, then they had to get their magnets to travel through the track. They had to do this by making one magnet repel the other, this was a big challenge. Here the children are having a race to see who could be the first one to repel their magnet [...]

3 11, 2020


2020-11-03T21:49:58+00:00 November 3rd, 2020|Year 5|

The topic in PE has been gymnastics. Year 5 have thoroughly enjoyed this topic and met lots of challenges along the way. The main learning objectives were to perform and headstand and a handstand. They have also been developing their balancing skills and working cooperatively. IMG_5796 IMG_5776

12 05, 2020

Animals Including Humans

2020-05-12T16:25:25+01:00 May 12th, 2020|Latest News|

Year 1 have been learning about animals including humans in their science lessons this half term. It has been a very different way of learning but they have still continued to work hard, producing fantastic pieces of work. Here they had to draw aliens; they had to follow the instructions and give each alien a [...]

12 05, 2020

Skeletons and muscles

2020-05-12T16:01:39+01:00 May 12th, 2020|Latest News|

In science Year 3 have been learning all about Animals including Humans. It has been a very different way of learning due to us all being in lockdown and learning remotely. However, it has not stopped the budding scientist in Year 3 to still continue learning and producing some amazing pieces of work. Below or [...]

8 01, 2020


2020-01-08T23:20:44+00:00 January 8th, 2020|Year 1|

Year 1 are learning about materials in their science lessons this term. They have been finding objects around the classroom and discussing the different materials which they are made from. Here are some of the objects they found. After that they sorted the objects into groups according to the materials they were made [...]

11 11, 2019

What do you know about the seasons?

2019-11-11T18:31:14+00:00 November 11th, 2019|Year 1|

Year 1 have been learning about the seasons over the last term. Today they sorted various items into the correct seasons, they then had to tell the rest of the class something they knew about the seasons. "In winter it gets colder and we have to wear warmer clothes." "In summer we can go to [...]

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