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Super Scientists!

In Science we have been learning all about everyday materials. Today we predicted whether objects around our classroom were magnetic. We then compared and grouped together a variety of everyday materials on the basis of whether they are attracted to a magnet or not. We discovered that not all…

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Exploring our local area!

In Geography, we have been learning how to create a sketch map of our local area. We used google street view to plan our walk and see what human and physical features that are in our local area. We then added these using a key on our sketch maps. 

 

We then created a tortilla wrap treasure…

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Dress up for Digits!

At Moorgate we have been raising money for the NSPCC by 'Dressing Up For Digits'. In year 1 we took part in lots of number fun activities! We went on a number hunt, we completed a number circuit and created a poster of our favourite numbers! 

 

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We're going on a treasure hunt!

In Geography, we have been learning to follow compass direction. In year 1 we have had lots of fun this week following a map to find some pirate treasure! We worked in pairs to read symbols on maps. We then created our own. 

In Phonics we have been working hard on alternative pronunciations.…

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A day in the life of a Victorian!

In history we are learning all about Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. In year 1 we have had a very special visitor in to show us lots of different artefacts from the Victorian times. We got to experience what life would of been like living in a Victorian home. 

 

Category: Year 2025-2026

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* WANTED *

WARNING - There's a Pirate on the run!!

 

In English this week year 1 have had lots of fun creating wanted posters using adjectives to describe Captain Black Beard. In maths we have been learning to share by dividing and in PE we have been practising our dribbling, shooting and passing…

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Arrgggggg mi hearties!

Aboard the Jolly Rodger!

Our topic this half term in year 1 is Pirates. To introduce our topic we dressed up and pretended to be pirates for the day! We followed clues and read maps to try and beat Captain Blackbeard to his treasure! 

We've also been very busy taking part in lots of Science…

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A week in year 1!

We've been very busy this week in year 1. It has been book week and world maths day!

To celebrate worlds maths day we took part in 'Maths at the Movies". Our film in year 1 was Charlie and the chocolate factory. We completed a variety of maths activities which were linked to our film . The…

Category: Year 2025-2026

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What a week in year 1!

This week in year 1 we have had lots of fun in the snow! In maths we have been learning how to tell the time. Which although is very difficult, the children have been giving it their all! The children have been loving dance this week and have been showing off their best moves. Naomi our dance…

Category: Year 2025-2026

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Go Reception!

This week in Reception we have been learning...

ll, so and ff sounds

Tricky word into

3D shapes - Cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, cone and pyramid

The job of a dentist

The job of a doctor

Amazing work in school and at home!

Super stars!

Category: Year 2025-2026

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Moorgate Primary School
Entwistle Street
Bolton
Lancashire
BL2 2RH
Tel: 01204 333477
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