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15 10, 2021

WW2 visit to Beaumanor Hall

By |2021-10-19T08:12:36+01:00October 15th, 2021|Homepage Slider, Year 6|

Year 6 have found our WW2 topic fascinating so far: there have been so many facts and figures that have blown us away. We have many more lessons to come before the end of the topic, but we enjoyed immersing ourselves even further into the subject by visiting Beaumanor Hall today. Dressed as evacuees, [...]

15 10, 2021

National Justice Museum

By |2021-10-19T08:22:15+01:00October 15th, 2021|Homepage Slider, Year 5|

Year 5 had the opportunity to visit the National Justice Museum to continue their learning on Crime and Punishment through the ages. They had an amazing day learning about ‘Transportation’, putting on their own trial and looking at a range of different punishments. A great day had by all! [...]

15 10, 2021

WW2 Music!

By |2021-10-15T08:19:53+01:00October 15th, 2021|Year 6|

As part of our history topic about WW2, we have enjoyed listening to songs that were popular at the time such as 'White Cliffs of Dover' by Vera Lynn and 'The Chattanooga Choo Choo' by Glenn Miller. We discussed how these songs may have helped people escape the horrors of war and think of [...]

14 10, 2021

By |2021-10-14T15:13:42+01:00October 14th, 2021|Year 6|

Year 6 have had a great time researching and making model WW2 shelters. This year we even used computer-aided design to make 3D models of our plans as part of the design process! Next half term we will be testing them to see if they meet each of the design criteria that we set: [...]

13 10, 2021

The final chapters of Toto and your half-term homework!

By |2021-10-13T17:28:20+01:00October 13th, 2021|Year 3|

Hello children at home, We hope you have still been enjoying our guided reading book. Below is a video of the final few chapters of Toto and they are definitely our favourite. For your half-term homework, we would like you to complete a book review of  Toto the Ninja Cat and the Great Snake [...]

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