Investigating Yeast

Investigating Yeast

 

As part of our topic on Classification, we have been looking at micro-organisms. Not only did we complete lots of research to find out as much as we could about micro-organisms, we also conducted an experiment with yeast.

Yeast is a micro-organism that is used in…

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Christmas...in October?!

Christmas...in October?!

 

Christmas has once again arrived early at Aberford Primary School as the time has come for us to design our Cauliflower Christmas Cards.

Keep an eye out next week for your order forms and your child's amazing design.

Here is a sneaky peak of some of our…

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Class 4 Autumn 1

Class 4 Autumn 1

 

Class 4 have been incredibly busy this half term and have worked their socks off in all learning.

As we couldn't hold our usual style of parents consultations this time round, we wanted to give you all a glimpse of some of our displays showing our fabulous learning in…

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History

Invaders and Settlers

Today, we started our new History topic; Invaders and Settlers; The Romans. 

We began by thinking about why people may move house, town, city or even to a new country. We discovered that people move to new places for lots of different reasons and have been doing so for…

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Class 1 & 2 - English

Next Year

Today we have been thinking about the next school year. We are really excited to start our new classes and year groups in September. We wrote about our hopes and dreams for the next school year. Here are some of our ideas that we wrote down:

 

“I want to learn to skip.”

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Class 1 & 2 - Science

Science Experiment

Today we did a science experiment relating to our topic “The Seaside”.

 

First, we put a fresh egg into a jug of water and we watched as the egg sank to the bottom of the jug.

 

Next, we added four tablespoons of salt to the water and discussed what would happen…

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Class 1 & 2 - Sports Day

Sports Day

Today, we took part in The Rainbow Games! Class 1 and 2 took on four challenges, which were called Twister, Star Challenge, Jump my Height and Mighty Memory. The tasks tested how far we could jump, how much we could remember and our balancing skills. We found the tasks both exciting…

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Class 2 - Home Learning

Home Learning

I always love receiving pictures of your home learning. Here are some of the pictures that I have been sent this week:

The children in class love to see all of your home learning pictures and videos. Please keep sending them to me and follow along with our learning using…

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Class 1 & 2 - Science

Boats

On Monday we did a science experiment, where we tested materials to see if they would float or sink. We wanted to test which material would be the best one to make a lifeboat with.

After our experiment, we made some lifeboats using lots of different types of materials. We tried hard…

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Class 1 & 2 - Science

Floating & Sinking

After learning about the RNLI last week, we decided to test different materials to see which would be the best material to make a lifeboat with. We wanted to test each material to see if it would sink or float in the water. We tested wood, metal, plastic, glass, fabric,…

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Class 1 & 2 - Art

Claude Monet

After learning about the dangers of the sea and the RNLI, we looked at the works of Claude Monet and how he painted and represented the sea. We learnt all about his life and looked at his different pieces of artwork.

Monet was a French artist, who loved to paint landscapes and…

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Week 5

Well we have reached the end of week five and once again we have had a few extra faces join us, they have slotted in perfectly. This week we started our new topic called ‘Journeys’. We have produced some fabulous descriptive writing in English, planned our own holidays in Maths and produced some…

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