Monthly Archives: June 2016

Citrine Class is a fit class!

Today Citrine class came up with their own exercise routines in Science.  They’ve been learning about why exercise is important for a healthy body and today devised routines to work various parts of the body.  Everyone is getting in shape … Continue reading

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Birthday Lunch

Last Friday we gathered on the field to enjoy a shared lunch in honour of the Queen’s birthday. Here are some photos from the afternoon. Enjoy!

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Taking the Temperature

Last week in Topaz class we were investigating how the temperature of water can change. We measured the temperature of a cup of hot water, room temperature water and ice cold water, using our readings to make comparisons and draw … Continue reading

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A day with nature

Dear parents/carers, despite the grey skies, Zircon class were lucky enough to enjoy a real treat at Heathfield Ecology Centre. We learned about the wildlife around us and also a lot of information about plants from all parts of the … Continue reading

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Citrine Class at Heathfield Ecology Centre

Today Citrine class were the latest Year 2 class to visit Heathfield Ecology Centre.  The children were given tours, learning about trees, plants, ponds, wildlife and their habitats. The children were shown tadpoles, water lizards, frogs and other creatures that … Continue reading

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Maths Websites and Apps

After our Maths Workshops last week, as promised here are some links to websites that have some good maths games: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/ http://www.topmarks.co.uk http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/ http://www.teachitprimary.co.uk/interactive-number-work Good apps: King of Maths Maths Kid

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How To Make A Coat For Teddy

In Citrine class  on Friday the children were writing instructions on how to design and make a coat for a Teddy Bear.  A practical demonstration was needed first, so Mrs Duckworth (with help from his assistant Sam) worked with the … Continue reading

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