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More writing!

Today's whole school writing day has certainly caught the attention of these Year 4 boys who have written wonderful descriptive pieces. The improvement in their writing since September is fantastic!

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 9 March 2016

Category: Headteacher Blog

Tags: Y4 , R.E. , English


Fantastic recounts

Wow! More fantastic writing, this time from Year 1 who have retold the story of Jesus calming the storm. The children had written the whole story independently and used full stops and capital letters as well as exciting words. I am very proud!

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 9 March 2016

Category: Headteacher Blog

Tags: Y1 , Literacy , R.E.


Water Week

The children enjoyed adding their money to the river of coins during Water Week. Thank you for all your donations.

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Posted by Andrea Winter on 4 March 2016

Category: Reception Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , R.E. , CAFOD , charity


Wonderful Writing

How wonderful to see some Year 6 writing - we are working really hard to achieve our writing targets and it was fantastic to read this piece of work which contained noun phrases, relative clauses and a variety of sentence starters. Well done!

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 2 March 2016

Category: Headteacher Blog


Farm Shop

In the role play area, some of the children in Reception thought it would be a good idea to add bar codes to the vegetables so they would be able to scan them at the till!

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Posted by Andrea Winter on 1 March 2016

Category: Reception Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S.


RE Week

To start RE week, the children looked at the significance of water in Baptism and went to see the font in the cathedral. 

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Posted by Andrea Winter on 1 March 2016

Category: Reception Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , R.E.


Water Week

We have lots of water activities ready in Year 1 and Reception. As it is water week our challenges are based around this theme. During the week we will visit the Cathedral to look at the Baptism font, have a workshop led by Cafod, based around 'life without tap' and we will look at water in…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 29 February 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , Y1 , R.E. , prayer and liturgy , CAFOD , charity


Picasso

Mishelle used water colours to paint this fantastic picture in the style of Picasso. A famous artist in the making!

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Posted by Fiona Lowe on 26 February 2016

Category: Year 5 Blog

Tags: Art & Music


500 words

This fantastic story was written for the BBC 500 words story competition. It is an amazing, imaginative story inspired by photos of Loch Ness.

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Posted by Fiona Lowe on 26 February 2016

Category: Year 5 Blog

Tags: English


Maths Week

There was a real buzz of activity last week around school for our maths week. Children were busy counting doors and windows for the maths trail and there was a steady stream of completed quizzes from parents - well done everyone who entered! Father Andrew drew Sean McMahon's quiz sheet as the…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 11 February 2016

Category: Headteacher Blog

Tags: Mathematics


Year 6 making lunch

Year 6 did a wonderful job of making their own lunch on Tuesday morning. The classroom and staff kitchen were a real hive of activity with lots of chopping, mixing, spreading and wrapping going on. There was such a wide array of sandwich fillings, wraps, pasta and rice dishes - we could have…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 11 February 2016

Category: Year 6 Blog

Tags: Y6 , Science & D.T.


Year 6 visit to the RLI

Year 6 had an interesting time visiting the kitchens at Lancaster Hospital on Wednesday morning. It was fascinating to find out how meals for 350 patients are prepared and distributed round the wards. It fitted well with our science and DT work - planning a healthy menu based on the eatwell…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 11 February 2016

Category: Headteacher Blog

Tags: Y6 , Science & D.T.