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Seaside Sandwiches

We designed healthy picnic sandwiches to take on our trip to the seaside. We wrote recipes for how to make a successful sandwich and tested their success by following each other’s instructions to make tasty ham and cheese...

Class 6 Allotment Visit

This morning Class 6 thoroughly enjoyed their visit to our school allotment.  We split into 3 groups and did 3 different activities.  We spent some time weeding, watering and planting.  We also went on a mini beast hunt with magnifying glasses.  The final activity was...

Monday morning in Class 6

Class 6 started the week with a Science lesson.  They worked in a group and each member had a specific role.  They made 7 different types of bridges and tested their strength.  Each group made predictions and made sure the test was...

Gruesome Guts and Disgusting Digestion

Year 4's science topic is 'You Are What You Eat'. This week they learnt all about the digestive system - the names of the organs and their role in the journey our food takes from mouth to toilet. They used practical activities to help them understand the chemical and...

Green Fingers

Class 9 had a great time down at the allotment this week. They weeded the garden, picked up litter, watered the plants, planted some bedding flowers and measured out the plots for other classes' plants - all in an hour! They all worked really hard and they're looking...

Spectacular SPaG

Miss Dyson's writing group have been developing their spelling, punctuation and grammar skills through some fun and competitive games. They applied their knowledge of suffixes, prefixes, spelling strategies as well as common homophones in order to move around the...

Curious about Cress…

The children have been learning about which conditions are needed for plants to grow the best. They conducted an experiment using cress seeds; 1 pot was put in a dark cupboard with water, 1 was in the cold fridge with water, 1 was on the windowsill without water, and...