Conscience alley…

Children really got into role today as we did a conscience alley activity.  In our book, Rooftoppers, Charles is wanting to go on the run to France, taking Sophie with him.  This means he risks imprisonment if caught.  We offered our advice: should he escape to France or not? We…

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Spellings WB 19.11.18

Y3/4 Statutory words early earth eighth enough exercise experience experiment famous favourite February   Y5/6 Y5/6 statutory words competition conscience conscious controversy convenience correspond criticise curiosity definite desperate

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Spellings WB 12.11.18

Y3/4 ‘mis’ and ‘re’ prefix mistake mistrust misplace misbehave misspell replay recycle review reaction return   Y5/6 Homophones advice advise device devise practice practise licence license prophecy prophesy

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World War 1 centenary commemoration week

This week, all our learning in English has been centred around the Royal British Legion’s ‘Say Thank you’ theme. Children have been learning all about the sacrifices people made during World War 1, including the children. They then wrote superb thank you letters to those who gave up so much….

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Spelling WB 05.11.18

Y3/4 – Y3/4 statutory words accidentally consider decide different disappear favourite material occasion particular peculiar Y5/6 – homophones accept except ball bawl berry bury allowed aloud fair fare

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Y5/6 trip to Crucial Crew

We took our Y5/6 pupils to Crucial Crew at RAF Leeming.  Children took part in a range of safety workshops.  Their behaviour was superb and they were a real credit to the school, especially as some of the messages needed a very mature attitude.  Children learnt about about lots of safety…

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We had a great time at cross country!

All of KS2 went to Richmond High School to take part in a cross country event with lots of other school from the area.  We all tried our best and every single pupil had a smile on their face when they crossed the finish line.  Well done children!

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Spellings wb 22.10.18

Y3/4 Statutory words circle cycle complete consider continue decide describe different difficult disappear   Y5/6 Statutory words available average awkward bargain bruise category cemetery committee communicate community

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Keeping safe online

Mr Hodgson spoke to children about the serious issue of sexting.  Children were very sensible when learning about what this is and the consequences that will happen if children do it.  Both Mr Hodgson and Mrs McKnight were very impressed with the in depth discussions and engagement children demonstrated with…

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Homework projects

Over the last few days we’ve had a lot of other homework projects come into school.  Don’t forget children, 3 pieces of work are to be handed in after the half term break.  Here are some of them so far…

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