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A Jewish place of worship

Year 4 have been learning aout the synagogue, a Jewish place of worship, they drew and labelled a plan of the synagogue and explained how each area is used. Brendan explained why Jews go to the synagogue and wrote his ideas in speech bubbles and thought bubbles. Ask other children in Year 4 what…

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Posted by Gemma Smith on 28 September 2017

Category: Year 4


Science - Temperature of Liquids

This week Year 5 have been investigating how the temperature of a liquid changes according to the environment that it is in. We used a data logger to take the temperature of a hot cup of tea and milk straight from the fridge. We found out that both liquids reached room temperature, interestingly…

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Posted by Gemma Smith on 20 September 2017

Category: Year 5


Alice in Wonderland - Backstage photos

Here' s a sneaky peek backstage!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 31 July 2017

Category: Year 6


Year 6 attend Carr Hill for Science lesson

Year 6 recently attended Carr Hill High School to take part in a science lesson. As well as familiarising themselves with the school, it was a useful opportunity to find out about science in high school.

The children were presented with 2 challenges. The first being to extract salt from rock…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 July 2017

Category: Year 6


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

We have been reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in class and we read about Charlie's ride in the glass lift.

There were 5000 different rooms in Mr Wonka's factory that could be reached by using the lift. We all chose a room we'd like to visit and drew what we imagined would be inside…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 13 June 2017

Category: Year 3


Visit to the Hindu Temple

Year 3 enjoyed their visit to the Hindu Temple in Preston on Tuesday. They saw statues of the various representations of the Hindu God, including Rama, Krishna and Ganesha. They also were able to do some quiet meditation before singing a song and using musical instruments to accompany.

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 6 June 2017

Category: Year 3


Year 6 end of Sats party

We had a quick change of plan on Friday as the previously gorgeous weather of the week gave way to rain! Undeterred our party moved to the hall and we had a fab time playing badmington, Twister, Limbo, Hula Hoops and gymnastics! What a great way to end the week!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 May 2017

Category: Year 6


Year 6 cricket

Year 6 have enjoyed their afternoon of cricket with Danny!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 May 2017

Category: Year 6


River Visit

Year 4 had a lovely day on their recent visit to the River Ribble at Brockhole in Preston.

This beautifully written piece by Milly gives a detailed description of the day. Photos of the day are also below.

 

   

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 May 2017

Category: Year 4


What a busy Week!

The sun has been out and we've had SATs! However we have managed to make the most of the weather as we had the opportunity to practise our cricket skills on Tuesday with the Lancashire under 11 coach Danny, and improve our athletics skills on Wednesday with Mr Huggan!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 May 2017

Category: Year 6


European Composers

As part of our topic on Europe, Year 4 looked at several European composers and their famous works. We discussed Ravel’s Bolero and Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. Bobbie shared her joke, “What is Beethoven’s favourite fruit? Ba na na na!”

At the end of the topic, we had a go at playing a piece…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 4 May 2017

Category: Year 4


The Harris Museum - Preston

On Tuesday 14th March we went to the Harris Museum in Preston. We met Lucy and she worked with us on some different activities. We sorted modern and old toys. Next we dressed up as Victorian children and played with old toys and games. Before lunch we made our own peg doll character. It was a…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 March 2017

Category: Year 1