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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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Safer Internet Day and Victorian School life

This week in class we learnt all about the internet and how to keep safe.

A superstar in class created an amazing poster at home all about staying safe when online and using apps. I think you will all agree that this is incredible. 

 

 

We also did a quiz all about apps, age…

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Disgusting!

This week, we did an experiment to show how our digestive system works…

We got a clear plastic bag to represent the stomach. It is able to churn the food, mixing it with acid so that it can be broken down into even smaller pieces.

The food is then poured into the tights, this represents the…

Category: Class of 2023

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PE madness in 4G

In PE, we have been keeping active learning the rules of netball, working on our shooting skills and we even had a class competition. We have also explored floor ball, perfected our dance routines with Naomi and joined in Mr Brindle’s bubble blast.

To help boost mindfulness and our well-being…

Category: Class of 2023

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Digital Footprints

We have been thinking about our digital footprint. THINK before you post anything. What we post online leaves a trail.

T - is it true?

H - is it helpful?

I - Is it inspiring?

N - Is it necessary?

K - Is it kind?

Category: Class of 2024

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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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All about Science (Y5)

Which is the best biscuit to dunk?

 

In year 5, we have been doing science experiments to test the dunkability of biscuits.We dunked biscuits in tea and found out which one was the strongest.Hobnobs and cookies won because they lasted the longest when dunked in tea. We also had other options…

Category: Year of 2022

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Busy, Busy, Busy!

Another busy week in 4B.

Some superb understanding on tricky fractions!

Amazing writing about the Alma film!

Fabulous fact finding in our Victorian topic!

Terrific work on teeth!

We have then started to design our own brand of toothpaste packaging.

Category: Class of 2023

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Moorgate Primary School
Entwistle Street
Bolton
Lancashire
BL2 2RH
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