Monthly Archives: October 2016

Message in a bottle

Mars Class had great fun last week, writing letters to pirates!  After our treasure hunt on Monday the children write messages to the pirates asking them all sorts of interesting questions.  On Friday the children put their messages in bottles and … Continue reading

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Percy, Polly and Paulie fly in!!!

Today KS1 had a strange surprise when they went out onto the playground!  On the pirate ship there was not one, not two, but three colourful parrots sitting on the ship guarding some maps and a letter! Mrs Silk read the … Continue reading

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Battle of Trafalgar by Mars Class

As part of our topic ‘Hip, Hip Horatio’ we looked at a beautiful painting by William Wyllie which depicted the HMS Victory in the middle of a huge sea battle. The children then created their own versions of this work … Continue reading

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The big ship sails …..

Here are just a few photographs of some of the finished models of HMS Victory that were created at our Family Learning Workshop last week.  The models are on show in the library and in the KS1 classrooms.  There are … Continue reading

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Family Learning Design Technology Event

Wow! What an afternoon!  KS1 children were very lucky this afternoon because over 50 family members, mums, dads, grandparents, aunts, uncles, sisters, brothers and more, attended our first family learning event of the year. The theme was Design Technology and the … Continue reading

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Ooooh arrrrrr …….Open Morning

This morning our teachers met us on the playground dressed as pirates!!!  They had planned a fun morning of pirate themed activities, as a pre-launch to our next topic. It was also our school Open Morning so lots of people came … Continue reading

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Scientists at work!

KS1 have been exploring forces in action as part of their Science work.  They have been investigating how to make things MOVE, STOP, GO FASTER, SLOW DOWN and CHANGE DIRECTION.  Here are Mars Class busy discovering …..   …. and Jupiter … Continue reading

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