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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


Year 6 Dance

Year 6 children have been practising this week for the Dance Spectacular at Carr Hill High School on Friday evening.

Here are some photos to give you a preview of what they will be doing.

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 23 February 2017

Category: Year 6


Jujitsu

Last week Year 6 had the opportunity to have a lesson on Jujitsu.

David who has been participating in Jujitsu for a number of years said the following.

' Jujitsu helps you to defend yourself but it is also a fun and exciting thing to do. It helps you to keep fit and you play games and learn…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 2 February 2017

Category: Year 6


Winter Walk

On Wednesday 18th January we went on a winter walk to the woods in Kirkham. We were hunting for different types of plants.

We saw lots of deciduous trees including horse-chestnut, sycamore and oak trees. These trees had bare branches, although we did see some buds starting to grow on the end of…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 1 February 2017

Category: Year 1


Art

By Abbi

In Art we have been focusing on drawing people.So far we have drawn eyes and noses, looking closely at the shading and detail. As we are an artistic class, we have created some beautiful masterpieces and, although it was challenging, we have mastered it. We have shown determination and…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 27 January 2017

Category: Year 6


PE- Tennis

By Abbie 

Today we did some net and ball games with Mr Huggan. First he taught us how to balance balls on our tennis racket.

That was just a bit of fun and our warm up. After we had mastered it, he taught us how to hit a ball with the palm of our hand our hand,

We then were given a racket…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 20 January 2017

Category: Year 6