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Top Secret Visit from the Moon! | 20 May 2019

On Thursday last week, we had a top secret visit – so top secret we’re only now allowed to tell you – from the Moon and a meteorite! Colleagues from Bradford Grammar School had been entrusted by NASA to look after a sample of moon rock and a piece of meteorite from the Campo del …

On Wednesday, we had our entry point for our new topic, Weather and Climate. All of the children went up onto the banks and tried to survive in different climates. They were given two different scenarios and asked to use their resources that they brought from home to see how they would survive. We had …

On Wednesday (24/4/19), Year 5 will be taking part in their entry point for this half-term. Please could your child come to school with a backpack filled with items they think they would need for extreme weather conditions. They need to think about all different climates when choosing their items. Please do not go out …

A memo was sent home today regarding our Year 5 Muddy Puddle/Exit Point as the end to our recent topic. This is planned for tomorrow, Wednesday 27th March 2019. We have asked that children come in their own clothes where possible, ready to partake in a range of outdoor activities.

Y5 and Y6 SPRING MATHEMATICS KNOWLEDGE ORGANISERS!

Spring 2 Knowledge Organiser – MATHS Y5 Spring 2 Knowledge Organiser – MATHS Y6

This week, Year 5 have been doing lots of different Space activities. We made our own rockets in groups and then went out with Mr J to launch them. Some were more successful than others!! We also had a visit from a travelling planetarium and we learnt all about Space and what it looks like …

Homework Upper Keystage 2 Year 5&6

Doves -1.  Create a list in the style of Bradley’s list from the story of ‘There’s a boy in the girls’ bathroom’  2. Learn the song words for the Xmas production. Kingfishers – 1. Learn the song words for the Xmas production. 2. Complete the reading comprehension set by Mrs Tate. Puffins – 1. Learn the song …

As our exit point for our ‘Express Yourself’ topic, all of Year 5 ventured down to Esholt Woods to become artists for the morning. We were very lucky with the weather and we found a perfect spot when we walked down. Once there, we split into groups and created insects and other art pieces using …

On a windy day, Year 5 braved the weather and became Worm Charmers for the morning. In groups, they each had a small pitch where they used various different equipment to try ‘charm’ the worms. We had pitchforks, garden trowels, drums and even saxophones. The results varied from group to group but we definitely all …

A big welcome to all of our families, both old and new, for the new academic year. We hope you have all had an enjoyable summer and that the children are rested and ready for another action-packed year. Your child’s class pages will be updated over this week and each phase will publish the usual …
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