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Festive shapes in Centipede Class

Last week we learned about 2D and 3D shapes. Today we had a festive maths lesson where we made our own winter scenes using a range of 2D shapes. We cut round the shapes to create snowmen, trees and lots more! [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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Parsloes Primary School Choir Sing to the Elderly

Our school choir visited the residents of Parkview Care Home in Dagenham. We sung to over 50 residents. We sang many Christmas songs, including Silent Night, Oh Starry Night and Away in a Manger as well as many modern Christmas songs. The residents enjoyed our performance and requested that we return again next year.  We ...

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Crickets Christmas Jumper Day

We all enjoyed Christmas Jumper and Christmas Dinner Day!  Well done, Year 2 for your fantastic Christmas show! 

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Elm Class – Understanding Persuasive Letters

Our new focus in English is understanding and writing persuasive letters. We worked in pairs and sorted a cut up letter thinking about its structure and language features.  We love working in pairs because we can help each other and ask questions to support our learning.  After sorting our letters we used our magpie books ...

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Elm Class – Wrap Making

As part of our topic work we have been focusing on designing a wrap and it’s packaging, we conducted some research in the classroom to decide what design we should create using a bar chart, then we create our chosen design. We all used a variety of ingredients including foods from different food groups such ...

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Elm Class – Barleylands Farm

As part of our topic ‘Come Dine with Us’ we went on a trip to Barleylands Farm to find out more about where our food comes from. Whilst on the trip, we learnt all about wheat and how flour is made which we then used in our own cooking! We made delicious pizzas from scratch ...

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Year 4 – Topic – Egyptian Workshop

This week, Year 4 had a a visit from an Egyptologist (Steve) and had the opportunity to take part in an Egyptian workshop. The day first began with  map work, looking at art and some dancing in the morning. We replicated art using our bodies and then did some Egyptian dancing to some music. Before ...

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Oak Class – Persuasive Speeches

In Oak class, we have begun learning about persuasive writing in our English lessons.  At the end of our class story ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs’ the town had been destroyed by rogue weather.  To practise our persuasive skills, we wrote speeches about whether or not we should return to Chewandswallow when it has ...

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Rabbit Class – Christmas Week 1

Topic: Colour Focus: Christmas Book of the week: Letters to Santa This week, we have been writing letters to Santa and we walked to the Heathway to post our letters.

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Ladybird class

As part of the story book we have been reading in English, Old Bear, we have been looking at old toys this week. We had fun in class playing with a range of old toys and it made us think about how our parents, grandparents and great-grandparents would have played with these toys when they ...

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