History

Roman roads

This week in History, we looked at why the Romans built new roads in Britain and created a model to show the cross section of a Roman road.

Before the Romans arrived, Britain had no proper roads. The Celts rode horses, walked and travelled in carts pulled by oxen along paths and…

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Leo's Diary

Leo's weekend with Evie H

This weekend Leo spent the weekend with Evie H, and was treated to his first ever haircut! Doesn't he look smart now? Leo was then treated to a cup of tea and cake! I'm glad you had a fantastic weekend together!

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Pupil Blog

Weekly blog by Maddy, Ava, Jack and Kaitlyn

P.E.

We really enjoyed P.E. this week, we played 'Tig ball'. Jack thought it was 'Great! You had to tig people with a ball. I got 7 people out'. We also played dodgeball 'I was on the losing team,' said Maddy 'But it was still fun!'

English

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Art and Design

Roman Shields!

We are very excited in Class 3 to be bringing History alive! In Art this half term, we are making Roman shields. On Wednesday, we gave our shields their first cover of red paint! Don't they look amazing already?

Take a closer look at our photos in our photo…

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Music

Music

This week we had a very exciting Music session with Mrs Russell. She taught us how to play 'Easy E' using the chime bars. To start we found it a little tricky, by the end we sounded amazing. 

We also sang 'Hey you.' This will help us in future to keep the pulse in a piece of…

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Science

Evolution and Inheritance

During our second Science session we started our learning by examining different types of fox, describing the environment they live in and about how the fox's characterisitcs have adapted to this particular environment. The children discussed ancestors, genetic…

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Science

Plants!

This afternoon Class 3 have been identifying and describing different parts of flowering plants, including the roots, stem/trunk, leaves and flowers. The children took their time, carefully drawing the plants, then labelled and annotated their drawings from their close…

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English

 

Year 5 English - Poetry

In Engish this week, the Year 5 pupils have been looking at senses poems and how to create interesting descriptions using all five senses. We ventured outside to gather our ideas and explore the outdoor area to examine what we could: see, touch, smell and hear. We…

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Homework Heroes - Summer 1 - Week 2

Homework Heroes - Summer 1 - Week 2

This week, I have selected a range of homework pieces. The first three are story continuations which the Year 5 children were asked to complete over the Easter break. I am sure you will agree that the children have written creative, gripping, thoughtful and…

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Homework Hero

Homework Heroes - Week 1

Wow! Homework submitted today has been absolutely fantastic, I have thoroughly enjoyed reading through all your pieces. I've learnt many interesting facts, read about different plants and seen some truly amazing Roman shields. 

William

impressed me this week by…

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History

The Romans

Today we started our new History topic, the Romans, by looking at the Roman Invasion! 

We began by re-enacting scenes from 55BC. The Romans (children in red) already ruled the country that we know today as France; they called it Gallia and were just across the English…

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P.E.

Team Games

This week in P.E. Class 2 took part in a team games session. The children played games of 'Tag Rugby' and 'Cowboys and Indians.' Team games are a good way of building friendships as well as co-operation and teamwork skills. The children are learning to appreciate each…

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