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Entries from September 29th, 2017

Debate

September 29th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

We are going to be writing to the council next week, trying to persuade them to give one of our local emergency services some extra funding. We split into three groups today and looked at successful debating techniques. Each group had the opportunity to explain why they thought their emergency service deserved the extra funding.

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Problem Solving

September 29th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Can you solve these problems? Which operation do we need to use?    

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Archery

September 27th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

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Persuasive Writing

September 26th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

We received a letter from the council today, it explained that they are going to be giving one of the emergency services in our local area some extra money. Over the next two weeks, our task is to persuade the council which emergency service is more deserving. We have split into three groups and have […]

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Heroes

September 21st, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Over the last two weeks, we have been writing biographies. We have written biographies about Gandhi, Malala, Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela. Do you know what they are famous for? Here is a biography about Gandhi, it is ready to be edited tomorrow. The children in Willow Class have been focusing on subordinating conjunctions.

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Archery

September 19th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Another fantastic archery lesson today. Well done to all of Year 5 and 6, the instructors commented on your excellent behaviour. Remember to do your homework…

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Reasoning

September 15th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Maths was all about reasoning today. We worked in groups to solve questions that encouraged the children to discuss and explain. Can you answer the two questions below? Remember, there could be more than one correct answer.

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British Values

September 15th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The children in Willow class spent the afternoon thinking about the school’s values and why they are important. We then looked at the values held by our country and what would happen if they weren’t followed. The children in Year 6 are now able to recall the British values and discuss their importance.

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Archery

September 14th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The children in Willow had a fantastic time doing archery yesterday, we are looking forward to next week already.

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