Friday 22nd February

This week in English we have continued with our story of Rose Blanche, we have considered how she may have felt coming across a concentration camp and the choices she faced in whether to help the children in the camp. 

Many members of our class took part in a two day Bike Ability course. I am…

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8th February 2019

Friday 8th February 

This week in Elm class we have been learning about Winston Churchill in history. We have learned facts about him and how he became Prime Minister. For example, we learnt that he got his first political job in 1900.

In science we have been learning about the force,…

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1st February 2019

in maths this week we have been learning  fractions, some of us found this tricky. We are also writing up some world war 2 short stories about a child's life. In science we are learning about forces this week we have focused on water resistance and how water effects objects when dropped in a fish…

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Friday 25th January 2019

This week, Elm class ave been learning lots of new things, lets start with maths. We have been learning about long multiplication and long division, some people got it straight away but others haven't got the whole thing just yet, even though it may look quite hard and confusing it is quite easy…

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Friday 18th January 2019

This week in Elm class we have been learning about WW2 in history and English. We have been learning about when children had to leave their mums and dads (called evacees).

 Our English is linked into our history which is World War 2 but it is called Rose Blanche.

In maths we are…

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Friday 11th January 2019

We are at the end of the first week back! it has been a fun and busy week. Out topic for the term is World War Two. In history we are learning about Hitler and Germany, we have used maps to locate countries that were involved in the war and labeled these on maps of Europe.

In literacy we are…

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The week before Christmas!

This will be our last post before we break up! We have lots to finish this week, our Alma work in literacy and our work on column multiplication and bus-stop method of division in maths. 

We will showcase our Scratch skills in computing for Mrs Gurney and tie up any loose ends in Forest Schools…

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Friday 7th December 2018

Hi there. 

It's our Christmas fair today so we're all very busy helping out and getting things sorted. It's a very busy time in Elm class at the moment. Our learning journeys continue at the same pace and intensity though, regardless of the Christmas festivities.

In maths, we're looking at…

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Thursday 29th November 2018

Here we are in our Christmas jumpers, excited by the prospect of a day off tomorrow! Don't worry, we will be back to chronicling  to our usual  busy learning adventures next week.

Our Star of the Week this week is Stuart. Well done Stuart!

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Friday 23rd November 2018

Lots of children in Elm class have attended a club this week. Cricket, Football, Bookworms and Homework club are some that we have attended. As well as lots of after-school clubs in our own time, we are a busy bunch!

The choir have been working with Mr Gunning a lot this week too. That involves…

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Friday 16th November 2018

Hi there.

As predicted, our cinema trip was a big hit. We really enjoyed 'The man who invented Christmas' and as always, we were a polite and considerate audience.

In literacy, we have started work on Alma, the story of a young girl who alone, enters a shop full of dolls that intrigue her.…

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Friday 9th November 2018

A huge welcome back from Elm class! We're all rested and raring to go for our new term where we'll be here every week blogging our learning adventures.

In Literacy, we're carrying on with our work with Bradley in 'There's a boy in the girls' bathroom' by writing our own stories with a…

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