Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day 2021

We were lucky enough to participate in the Leeds for Learning Primary Diversity Day on 20th April 2021. This event gave us the opportunity to learn first-hand about the celebrations that take place in our local faith communities at this time of the year.

In Class…

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Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day

We started the day by talking about the Islamic festival of Ramadan and what it means to fast. Class One were very fortunate to have two children whose families are currently fasting and they were able to give us some first-hand experiences that themselves and their…

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Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day

In class 2, we started the day by looking at the Christian festival of Easter. We listened to Reverend Sue talking about the celebration of new life and then made our own Easter gardens.

 

We then looked at the Islamic festival of Eid. We learnt about Ramadan…

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Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day

In Class 3, we started the day by looking at what diversity means. 

It means understanding that each individual is unique, and recognising our individual differences. These can be along the dimensions of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic…

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British Values

British Values

This afternoon, Class 3 deepened their understanding of our British Values

  • Democracy
  • Rule of Law
  • Individual Liberty
  • Mutual Respect
  • Tolerance

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African Arts Week

African Arts Week

This week we have been celebrating the continent of Africa for our Arts week based upon the Zulu Nation warriors. The children have looked where in the world Africa is and undertaken a range of activities designed by our very own Arts Council.

In class four the children…

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Artsmark - Arts Week

African Art

This week is Arts Week, our fabulous Arts Council planned and prepared a fantastic range of activities us to complete. We're very proud to be working towards our Artsmark Silver Award. In September 2018, we put together our Aberford Arts Council and began our pathway to working…

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The Gingerbread Man and Diwali

The Gingerbread Man and Diwali

 

In Class1,  we have had a very busy two weeks!

We have thoroughly enjoyed reading The Gingerbread Man, retelling the story together, and sequencing the story. We also enjoyed making lots of gingerbread men out of playdough.

Then we had a day learning…

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What books do you love about love?

So wherever I am, there's always Pooh,

There's always Pooh and Me.

"What would I do?" I said to Pooh,

"If it wasn't for you," and Pooh said: "True”

 

What relationships are important in your life? How can we ensure our relationships are safe and supportive? What do we need to do to…

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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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Diwali

Inspired by our enjoyment of the fireworks on Bonfire Night, Class One have explored the Hindu 'Festival of Light ' Diwali. Diwali is celebrated with lots of fireworks!

We have been learning about how Hindus prepare their houses for the festival and how they celebrate with their families. Some…

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School Council Elections

School Council

This week in school our 2018/2019 School Council elections took place. Lots of passionate, hard-working pupils put their names forward, creating campaigns, posters and mandates. I am incredibly proud of everyone who put their name forward and thank them for their hard work, it's…

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