Monthly Archives: September 2012

Reptile Day!

Last week we all had a reptile day in our school. The reptile man, Tim Burrows brought lots of different breeds. One of the best was the bearded lizard, but I dont think megan thought so-she jumped at the sight of him! … Continue reading

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Tile painting!!!

Year 6 have been painting tiles for the wall in the playground on Wednesday 26th September 2012. We all painted what we enjoy or what we would like to paint: some people did there friends; most people did sports; quite … Continue reading

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This week the winner is….

ADAM ! The focus this week: to use commas to separate items in a list. Here is Adam’s example: Our holiday to Florida was amazing, two weeks of fun filled mayhem not to mention that we had a pool, four … Continue reading

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Will it be you?

Each week Mrs Crowther and Mrs Smith will choose one student to visit Mr Ward as our star student. This will be an especially tough choice as we know how hard all of you work every single week -so we … Continue reading

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Happy days!

Working together as a team is a very important part of being in Year 6. Together we can and do achieve great things. To celebrate we recognise our class efforts by rewarding a smiley face for excellent class attitude. Once … Continue reading

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Waste not want not

This week we have combined our World War 2 theme with our literacy genre of instructions to create recipes for potato scones – a favourite in the 40s! We learned about rationing and explored ways of making a little go … Continue reading

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Let the investigations begin…

Our budding Year 6 scientists transformed the classroom into a laboratory while exploring ways to make Miss Beattie’s pondwater cleaner. After learning about collecting sediment, decanting and filtering, they successfully separated the solid particles from the liquid. However, the filtrate … Continue reading

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Robinwood reports and pictures coming soon!

After an exhilarating 3 days at Robinwood, the children are getting ready to share their tales with parents and friends at their presentation. Here is a sneak preview of what is to come….

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Who will be chosen first?

Each week Mrs Crowther will choose one lucky winner of “sentence of the week”. The prize – 5 team points! Remember all the things that we look for in a great sentence: vocabulary, connectives, openers and punctuation. Who will be … Continue reading

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