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UK Parliament Week

It is UK Parliament Week. In order to ‘Engage. Explore. Empower.’ the pupils with all things Parliamentary, we will be holding a lunchtime referendum on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week.

The Big Question asked each day will aim to encourage debate among the children.

The results will be announced first thing the next day.

UK Parliament are […]

November 13th, 2017|

Friday’s Sport with Year 3 and 4

Year 3 and 4 had a great afternoon of sports.  The girls played inter-house hockey whilst the boys had an afternoon of rugby practice.  It was a sunny but cold afternoon but it didn’t stop the children from playing, the faster they ran the warmer they got.  Here are some photos of their games session.

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November 13th, 2017|

Year 3 – Teeth

Teeth!

In Science this week Year 3 have been learning about Teeth! We have looked carefully to identify the different roles of each type of tooth and most importantly, how to look after them. Having watched a rather gruesome PowerPoint about how teeth can decay, the children learnt about how they should care for their teeth.

We […]

November 10th, 2017|

Taste Testing

Class 3 have been carrying out blindfolded taste tests in Science this week. They had to try foods blindfolded and see if they could recognise them by using just their sense of taste and smell. Every child managed to try something new, which is a great achievement, particularly when you can’t see it! Well done year […]

October 13th, 2017|

Year 3 – Money In Maths

On Wednesday 11th October, some of Year 3 were introduced to money by our Acting Deputy Head, Mr Cook.  He talked with the children about the difference between pounds(£) and pennies.  Some children made us smile with their examples of British currency, suggesting that a Dollar was a type of British currency.  Luckily Mr Cook […]

October 12th, 2017|

Main Prep Disco Gets Underway!

The children were full of excitement and fun prior to actually going into the gym for their school disco.  Dave Dee was ready and the time had come for the hair brushing, waxing, spraying to stop so the dancing could commence!  As you can see from the photos the children and teachers always enjoy this event […]

October 12th, 2017|

Year 3 PE

Year 3 today have been practising their balance, co-ordination and communication skills during PE.  Mr Kelly has been with the children helping them to catch, run and score during various games of Bench Ball.  The idea is to get the ball to your team mate at the end of the court on the […]

September 25th, 2017|

Wonderful Wands and Wishes

Our Game:  After break today Years 3 and 4 got together again to work with their buddies.  They played a great warm up game of “1,2,3 Where Are You?”  This is where the children scatter themselves all over the grounds to find the best hiding place; The seekers count to 30 then race around to find as many […]

September 15th, 2017|

Buddy Time!

Year 3 and Year 4 caught up with each other today for a buddy session after break.  They sat in the outdoor classroom and had some special time sitting with with their buddy and working together.

The activity which they undertook was making dragonflies; Year 3’s were helped along by Year 4 and these sessions are […]

September 7th, 2017|

Year 3’s Welcome to Main Prep!

Its been a busy day for our new Year 3 class.  Miss Hart has given them a tour of the building and given them lots of information to help them settle into their new environment.  They have enjoyed outside break-time with their Year 4 buddies and its been lovely watching them play.  Some of them found their […]

September 5th, 2017|
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