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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


Spring Walk

On Wednesday 8th March we went on a spring walk to the woods. It was quite muddy! We noticed lots of buds growing on the trees and bushes. We saw lots of daffodil and crocuses and a few snowdrops. The woods looked beautiful with so many spring flowers!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 March 2017

Category: Year 1


Experience Morning at Carr Hill

Year 5 loved their singing lesson with Mr Brown on taster morning at Carr Hill on Friday 3rd March. They also enjoyed food from the canteen at break and touring the school with one of our ex-pupils as a guide.  

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Posted by Ann Beatham on 7 March 2017

Category: Year 5


World Book Day 2017

Year 6 really got onto the spirit of World Book Day! Have a look at the range of characters we became! 

Ruth said,

" I think World Book Day is a really good idea because it encourages children to think about their favourite characters in books and they can pretend to be that character for a…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 2 March 2017

Category: Year 6