Friday 15th December 2017

Elm class are looking forward to next week! We have the cinema trip on Monday, our Christmas celebration in St. Hilda's church on Tuesday, Christmas dinner and our party all going on. Fun times ahead!

This week, we have spent a long time lovingly creating our calendar in class and Christmas…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 15 December 2017

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Friday 8th December 2017

Christmas has well and truely arrived in Elm class!

The children have been busy decorating the classroom and helping out with jobs for the school fair, in between working very hard and completing assessments in the classroom!

We had a visitor on Thursday. #ThatPoetryBloke came to do a whole…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 8 December 2017

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Friday 1st December

We have moved on with our multiplication and division in maths this week. We have been learning to multiply by 1, 2 and 3 digit numbers and are fine- tuning our dividing skills by dividing 3, 4 and 5 digit numbers by a single digit. We have been applying our skills to some multi-step problem…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 30 November 2017

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Friday 24th November 2017

A successful week for some of the children in Elm class this week. They entered into an athletics competition at the leisure centre with some children from year 6, against 8 primaries from the area and they won! With 220 points, they came back to school beaming. Well done to all of you!

We have…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 24 November 2017

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Friday 17th November 2017

We have been working on anti-bullying strategies using real-life senarios and empowering ourselves against bullies as part of anti-bullying week.

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In maths, using reasoning and problem-solving, we have been learning how to multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000.

In…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 17 November 2017

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Friday 10th November

All of Elm class are Star of the Week this week! When asked, Louise from the Konflux theatre that came in to work with Elm and produce the Play in a Day, said she couldn't possibly choose anyone that had stood out because all the children were stars! Well done Elm class! A video of our play is…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 10 November 2017

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Friday 3rd November 2017

We have come back to school this week, ready and raring to go! The children are still very engaged and focused on their literacy work with the Alma story. This week's focus has been persuasive writing, so the children have been estate agents trying to sell the shop in the story! They have been…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 3 November 2017

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Friday 20th October 2017

It's Friday!

We've still been working very hard as this half-term comes to a close.

In Literacy, we have been working with a video from The Literacy Shed called Alma. 

"Alma is a little girl who ventures into town in the snow. She is drawn to a shop window by a familiar looking doll.…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 20 October 2017

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Friday 13th October 2017

This week, in Elm class, we have been practising our performing arts! If you attended either of our Harvest Festivals, you would have seen some wonderful speaking and acting during our part and, as part of our metacognition work, we have been learning how to juggle! Some of us are finding it…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 13 October 2017

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Friday 6th October 2017

This week, 2 of our boys from Elm class, Ewan and John, were chosen to play in a primary school football tournament against other schools in Whitby. We didn't win, but the boys had a great time and displayed great team work and tenacity.

Elm class are now Modal Verb experts! In literacy this…

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Friday 29th September 2017

We have been very active in Elm class this week! We are playing team sports like football in PE, and contemporary dancing with Hannah on Monday afternoons.

We are preparing for the Christmas season in art by drawing our own Christmas cards for us to order and send to our friends. We are getting…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 29 September 2017

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Week beginning 18th September 2017

Elm class are well underway with learning the year 5 curriculum and Mrs Tillson and Mrs Gurney are very impressed with their learning!

In maths, we have been focusing on negative numbers, refreshing our knowledge of Roman Numerals and have spent some time on Sumdog doing challenges and…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class/page:4 on 21 September 2017

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