Archive for November, 2014

English writing challenge

In English, year 6 have been studying the picture book ‘The Spider and the Fly’ and using it to inspire high quality writing.  One group was challenged to tell the story from another characters perspective – the moth- who appears as a ghost throughout the book. The children had to retell the events of what […]

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Mixing with science royalty!

Our very own  Mr.  Harmer attended a primary engineering course at Oldham Sixth Form College, where he got to meet and rub shoulders with none other than Professor Brian Cox and Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell. Check out our link below to see more information!  ☺

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What effect does Coca Cola have on a 2p coin?

As we are learning all about nutrition  and our bodies, we spent Wednesday afternoon conducting a science investigation based on the question; what effect does Coca Cola have on a 2p coin?  We were hoping to then discuss what effect it might have on our bodies and teeth. The children put a 2p coin into […]

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We would like to say well done and thank you to all the children in Reception for their fantastic behaviour at the pantomime.  They all thoroughly enjoyed it, staff and children alike.

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Coming along nicely…..

As mentioned last week, we have been working on building animations from  a story board that the children in pairs, created. Today they had a go at beginning their animations on Scratch and seemed to really enjoy it.    

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‘Super’ work at home!

Joseph in Mrs Ridley’s class has been busy with Mum making his very own superhero robot.  He brought it into school for us all to have a look.  We thought it was amazing!! We would love to see any other superheroes you have made at home.

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WW2 Artefact…..

This week I brought a hat from WW2.This is my dads  hat. Did  you know  that it is actually called  a tom  hat? by  EMMA in Year 3.

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Oh no! The spider has caught the beautiful, delicate Fly. Year 6 have thought about how the Fly’s family would feel about their loved one going missing and have used Pic Collage to create missing person’s posters to advertise her disappearance.               

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Wonderful writing: 27.11.14

Well done to our fantastic writers’ this week. Thise chosen for their super writing skills this week were Year 1: Harry Year 2: Jayden Year 3: Shay Year 4: Eshal Year 5: Olivia Year 6: Alistair A fantastic effort by all of these children! Well done!

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Problem solving HW

Year 6. Here are your HW tasks for this weekend. This HW is due in on MONDAY! Mrs Hayes’ group:   Do the working out on the blue drafting paper and stick in your HW book! Remember the persevere – this is a tricky puzzle!   Mrs. Pearces’ group: Write out the calculations in your […]

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