World book week, PJ day and Maths at the movies day... What a week!!

We have had an amazing week in year 6. It has been fun packed and exciting. We did our own version of the masked singer but the masked reader.. lots of children were able to guess who was hiding behind the masks. We also wrote book reviews, designed book covers and created a mood board for mystery…

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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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World Book Week / Pyjama Day

The children and staff enjoyed coming in their pyjamas yesterday. We had warm chocolate milk and biscuits which was very yummy! All the children had snuggle time, listening to the story 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears'.  

 

Category: Mini Moorgate 2021

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A minion reasons to love maths

To celebrate world maths day, we completed lots of fun maths activities based on the Minion film. The activities included place value games, multiplying and dividing by 10, problem-solving and multiplications. We even got to watch the film afterwards and we had such a fun time! 

It has also…

Category: Class of 2023

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Fe Fi Fo Fum!

In nursery we have explored the story of Jack and the Beanstalk!

We used lots of materials to create our own nursery beanstalk and a castle for the giant.

The children are learning to retell stories by acting out their favourite parts.

 

 

 

Category: Nursery N 2021

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Anglo Saxons come back for revenge

After we came back from the holidays, we began learning about the ANGLO SAXONS and how they invaded Britain.The Angles, Saxons and Jutes entered Britain after the Romans had left the country.The Anglo Saxons then formed and settled in parts of Essex,Wessex and Sussex. When the Anglo Saxons invaded…

Category: Year of 2022

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Weekly round up from Year 4G

The science investigation results are in...

We have investigated the effects of acid on tooth decay using eggs, coke, vinegar, orange juice and water. We discovered that vinegar causes the worst tooth decay. Make sure to brush your twice a day for at least two minutes.

In design…

Category: Class of 2023

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Squiggle and Wiggle

This week in Reception we have been using out phonics to do our squiggle and wiggle. This is where we learn a new sound and we write it. We write it in the air using our big gross motor movements and then quickly write it down on the big paper, holding a writing tool, using our fine motor skills…

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Learning, Learning and even more learning!

What a jam packed week we have had in year 6. I think some of our brains are hurting with all the new knowledge and skills we've developed this week! WOWSER!!

In maths we have been revisiting work on fractions and long division. 

In English we have been looking at a poem called Dandelion. We…

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SNAKE

As part of our whole school speaking and listening project using the ‘Lost Words’ book as inspiration, Year 4B have produced a whole-class acrostic poem.

Their individual poems will be coming soon!

 

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Bird Watch

Today in the playground we saw a beautiful bird. We couldn't believe how tame it was and it came so close to the children. We listened to the lovely chirping sounds and wondered what it was trying to tell us!

Do you know what type of bird it is? We aren't sure.

Have a go at bird watching in…

Category: Class of 2024

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Chinese New Year 2021 Nursery N

We have been learning about the country China and the culture.

We tasted Chinese foods

Listened to traditional Chinese music

 Mark made Chinese symbols

Moved our bodies to traditional Chinese music

Explored different materials to create Dragon…

Category: Nursery N 2021

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