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A busy week for Year 6…
This week, Year 6 has been working extremely hard to complete their SATs! We are all so amazed by not only their hard work, but their resilience and attitude each day when coming into school. We finished the week with an exciting rewards trip to the cinema to watch Fantastic Beasts- Ask a member of […]
Oh dear no eggs here!
This week the Acorn Preschool children were soooo excited to see the eggs had hatched. The children explored their understanding about the life cycle of a chicken – and realised that it is just a big circle of life. Our story of the week was, ‘Oh Dear’, where Buster searched all over the farm looking […]
Shell structure construction
Wow. What a busy week for Sycamore class. Sycamore class have been doing daily practice of their times tables. Each day they are becoming quicker at retrieving their times tables up to 12×12. The children have been in daily battles Teacher Vs Sycamore. Today, Sycamore class finished their final product completing our DT unit based […]
This week, Hawthorn Class have been learning some different watercolour techniques in preparation for creating a landscape painting. In English, they have been writing a survival narrative – using our vehicle text ‘The Lost Book of Adventures’ as inspiration. In Maths, Hawthorn Class have been introduced to percentages – using knowledge of fractions and decimals […]
Artists in the Making!
This week Cedar class have been very busy. In Maths we have been finishing off our unit on place value to 50 by counting in 2s, 5s and 10s. In English the children have begun planning their own return stories based off the story of The Secret of Black Rock. In Art, the children have […]
We have been doing some very exciting physical computing- We looked at how messages are transmitted by creating messages to pass to friends across the playground and how they are broken up as they are transferred. In English, we have been planning and writing an Endurance story, all about the journey of Shackleton across to […]