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First Day

This morning we were greeted with lots of gorgeous artwork painted by some wonderfully thoughtful parents, children and community members. Thank you so much - it put a huge smile on everyone's face and was a super way to start the day! 


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Class 1 & 2

The Seaside

In Class 1 and Class 2, we are starting a new topic all about the seaside! We will be learning about lighthouses, Grace Darling, rock pools, the RNLI, buoys, shells, sea creatures, sand and the salty sea! We will post regular blogs to share our learning with you on here and so that…

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KS2 History - Titanic - Lesson 1


This afternoon we started our new topic 'The Titanic'. Throughout the next few weeks, we will be climbing aboard the most famous vessel of the early 20th century as we investigate the history behind the Titanic and her infamous maiden voyage! 

We shall be inquisitive historians,…

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Keyworker 'bubble' first day back.

Our first day back

We were so excited to see these happy, smiling faces in our 'bubble' this morning. The children have really taken it in their stride adapting to our new way of learning and we couldn’t be more proud.

Today, we made some bunting to decorate school, had some time in the…

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- Paul Jenkins

I was there kid

I was there

With my dungarees and my wavy hair

The time we saw it

Crystal clear

That time of change

That fateful year

When those we looked to came up short

When we needed answers

When help was sought


They were nowhere…

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Year 6

To Year 6


As SATs week arrives it is not quite the same,

The tests that were printed this year never came,

The displays all still up; walls full of Maths 'rules',

But Year 6 is very different, at present, in schools.


For some of you, happiness, lots of relief,


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VE Day

VE Day!!

8th May 2020 marks 75 years since VE (Victory in Europe) Day.

The day the Second World War came to an end in Europe.  It happened when Germany (sometimes known as the Nazis) surrendered. It was not the end of the war completely though as it continued in the Pacific against Japan.…

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Captain Tom

A Beacon of Light in Dark Times

- Jo Beard


A 99 year old veteran,
had a great idea.
To show gratitude to the NHS,
within his 100th year.

You know him as Captain Tom,
but his name is Thomas Moore.
A British Army Officer,
who served in the Second World War.


Some would…

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Llama llama

Llama Llama, red pajama

- Lori Parish


Llama llama, red pajama,⁣
Can’t go out, nor can his mama. ⁣

Grandma, Grandpa stuck inside; ⁣
from his family he cannot hide. ⁣

Mama says, “We’ll see friends soon!”⁣
But all she really means is Zoom.⁣

Germs on doorknobs, desks, and…

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Our Heroes in Blue

Our Heroes in Blue

 - Matt Kelly 


I'll tell you a tale, that's been recently written.
Of a powerful army, so Great it saved Britain.

They didn't have bombs and they didn't have planes.
They fought with their hearts and they fought with their brains.

They didn't have bullets,…

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The Rainbow Children

The Rainbow Children

- Gemma Peacock


The history books will talk of now,
That time the world stood still.
When every family stayed at home,
Waved out from windowsills-
At those they loved but could not hold,
Because they loved them so.
Yet, whilst they did they noticed all the…

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English Work

Handa’s Surprise

In English, we have been looking at the story of ‘Handa’s Surprise’. In the story, Handa takes a basket of fruit to her friend. We wanted to taste some of the fruit that Handa has in her basket. We decided to taste avocado, mango, banana and pineapple. Some of us were a bit…

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