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Author Archives: jarmstrongadmin

Persuade the Emperor!

In English we have been planning and writing letters to Emperor Claudius to persuade him to invade Briton. As part of out talk for writing to rehearse our ideas we had a visit from ‘Claudius’ today and the various generals in the army reported on why the country should be attacked. We had to include … Continue reading »

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Juice Stall Day One

Today class Ash had a real life Maths experience selling juice on the playground. They were great at mentally calculating the total cost and any change needed on the spot! It was quite cold this morning and we did not sell that much juice so we are hoping to have more customers tomorrow. Families, remember … Continue reading »

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School Grounds Day Fun!

This afternoon class Ash had great fun taking part in School Grounds Day. We made bird feeders, using pine cones. We also refilled the coconut shells that year four turned into bird feeders last year. We had to make the bird seed cake using lard, raisins,  oats and bird seed. It was quite messy, but … Continue reading »

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Basketball Tournament

This morning year three have taken part in the first inter-colour basketball tournament of the year, run by CM Sports. All the year groups will take part and there will be a grand winner announced at the end of the week. Here are class Ash in action! They impressed with their blocking and passing skills … Continue reading »

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Scientists At Work

This afternoon class Ash have been exploring to discover what soil is actually made from. We looked carefully at two soil types very carefully with magnifiers and found out that our samples contained: mud, small stones, larger stones, lumps of chalk, twigs, leaves, plants, decaying leaves and plants, worms, spiders and millipedes.  One sample was much … Continue reading »

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Maths homework

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Electricity Exploration

We have been exploring electricity and making simple circuits in preparation or designing and making an electrical toy in Design Technology. We can now make circuits with bulbs, motors and buzzers. Here we are in action!  

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Dynamic Dance

This morning class Ash have been busy learning the next part of our dance for Sports Day. We have explored some moves inspired by Bollywood dancing, placing our hands exactly and keeping careful balance. Thanks to Megan and Jazz from CM Sports who made it a really exciting session. Here are some of the children … Continue reading »

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Snowy Activities

 

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Amazing Talent Showcase!

This afternoon class  have been enjoying a real treat – the Ash class talent show! The standard was amazingly high and we enjoyed dance routines, drama, poetry, magic tricks, singing, music, sketching and much more! There of course had to be some winners and Mrs Armstrong really struggled as she wanted everyone to win! Below are … Continue reading »

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