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Maths Week Success

Thank you to everyone who supported our Maths Week last week and helped to make it a great success. In Friday's assembly it was wonderful to celebrate the achievements of so many children who worked hard to learn their number bonds and times tables throughout school. Please keep up this invaluable…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 5 February 2018

Category: Headteacher Blog


Online safety week

We had a think about the power of words and drew a comic strip to show what we should if people say mean words to us online. We also learnt the meaning of cyber bullying. 

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 5 February 2018

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: Y4


NSPCC visit

Year 4 enjoyed a visit from Sally from the NSPCC to tell us all about how we can stay safe. We discussed what are worries were and how we must always try to tell a trusted adult. The NSPCC has a great telephone line called Childline which we can ring if we don't have a trusted adult and we learnt…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 23 January 2018

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: Y4


Key Stage 1 Nativity

Well done to Key Stage One who presented the story of Jesus' birth beautifully in The Cathedral last week. 

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 20 December 2017

Category: Headteacher Blog


Recycling day

We learnt all about recycling during our recycling day. During the day we held a debate about whether we should recycle. The for side for recycling won and Luke did a great job at being chair person. We all spoke our arguments clearly. 

On the day we also created short dramas about using the…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 15 December 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog

Tags: Geography & History


Harvest Collection Thanks

Thank you to everyone who so generously donated items to our harvest collection. They were delivered to the women's drop-in and Global Link today and were very much appreciated. Here is part of the email we received in thanks:

Thank you so much for bringing all the toiletries and nappies round…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 26 October 2017

Category: Headteacher Blog


Year 4 visit to Heron Corn Mill

Year 4 visited Heron Corn Mill on Friday 20th October to learn about how the mill was powered and how gears work. During the visit, we completed lots of activities which made us think of how machines are powered and made. We worked together in teams to create machines that used cogs and gears and…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 23 October 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog


Frank English visit

Year 4 walked to the library to talk to Frank English. He is a children's author who lives in Heysham. At the library we asked lots of questions and foudn out about him. Frank told us lots  of stories about his life before being an author and then shared how he writes his books. Did you know that…

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 16 October 2017

Category: Headteacher Blog


Year 2 walk to Williamson Park

Today Year 2 enjoyed a lovely autumn walk in Williamson Park. We found lots of clues that is it definitely autumn - see our class gallery for more photos.

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 10 October 2017

Category: Year 2 Blog


Refugee Workshop

To support the work we have being doing for Refugee Week, today the children took part in a wonderful workshop led by Mr Finnerty from Global Link and Mohammad from Syria. The children learnt more about why people become refugees and heard firsthand about some of the difficulties encountered when…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 21 June 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog


Year 4 Visit to Castlerigg Manor

Year 4 enjoyed a wonderful visit to Castlerigg Manor where they learnt how to work together as a team and reflected on how the gifts of the Holy Spirit help us to follow Jesus. Look at the slideshow of photos below.

 

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 7 June 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog


Year 4 Art Day at Lancaster University

Year Four had a great day at Lancaster University today. We visited the Engineering Department where we watched a 3-D printer in action, tried out a 3-D pen and saw a robot. This was followed by a visit to the Creative Arts Department where we participated in a movement and dance sessionon the…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 10 May 2017

Category: Year 4 Blog