Oak Class - 3rd November

This week, we’ve been getting into the spooky spirit by creating potions in our woodland area. After we’d made them, we wrote instructions on how to recreate it at home - they weren’t for the faint-hearted though!

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Posted by Miss Robson on 3 November 2017

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Oak Class 20th October

 

This week has been all about Macmillan. Oak Class pupils worked in groups to design a batch of cupcakes based on a very basic recipe, which had to be adapted. Once we’d got the design sorted - and the sketches and descriptive paragraphs, we set to work.

Our finished cakes were then…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 20 October 2017

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Oak Class - 22nd September 2017

 

This week, we have been fortune enough to have taken part in a puppet workshop. We watched a fantastic performance by Dave (and his vast array of puppets) before creating one of our own. We learned some ventriloquist skills before putting them into action.

Have a look at our…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 22 September 2017

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Oak Class - 16th September 2017

 

This week, we have been looking at how the digestive system works. We looked at a variety of meals (and snacks) and created our own digestive tracts from sandwich bags, newspaper and tights (with a little help from some sharp knives which acted as teeth!)

As you can imagine, things got…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 22 September 2017

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Bewerley Park

Monday 12th June 2017

Well, the day has finally arrived! Oak class are spending the week at Bewerley Park having a fabulous team-building experience and learning some life skills!

The children have been orienteering in Fishponds Wood- displaying some top skills, been extremely well fed and…

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Posted by Mr Gunning on 9 June 2017

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Computing 17.05.2017

Oak class have been incredibly busy during the last few weeks of this Summer term. As well as preparing for their SATs, this talented bunch have been working their socks off with Mrs Gurney during Computing lessons to produce some fantastic animations using the Stop Motion app! Take a look at…

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Posted by Mrs Gurney on 17 May 2017

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12th May 2017

What a week! We've been incredibly focused so that we could put in 100% effort during our SATS tests. Now that they're over, we've had a day of celebration today before we resume normal timetable on Monday.

Despite the lack of sunshine, we spent this morning at the beach (getting very wet) and…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 12 May 2017

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7th April 2017

It's the final week before Easter but that doesn't mean we've worked any less than usual! Highlights of this week have included an Easter Egg Hunt (made for us by our pupil reps, Georgie and Neve) and the Quad Kids Competition at Caedmon.

The weather was beautiful for our egg…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 7 April 2017

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31st March 2017

This week, we've taken part in our debate regarding whether or not a theme park built on High Stakesby would be a good idea. Everyone did an absolutely fantastic job of arguing for and against the proposed plans. Our audience (Ash Class) were suitably impressed and voted in favour of the park NOT…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 7 April 2017

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24th March 2017

This week, Oak Class has been busy cleaning up our local parks as part of the Great British Spring Clean campaign. We designed posters which we laminated so that we could display them in prominent areas to encourage people not to drop litter, but to put it in the bins instead. 

We started out…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 23 March 2017

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3rd February

We started the week off in energetic fashion: visiting all of the famous Whitby landmarks on foot. As part of our geography and literacy work, we're writing a guide on our town, so we decided to get up close and personal with what Whitby has to offer.

We set off from school and walked to the…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 3 February 2017

Category: Oak Class

French update from Mr Messenger

French update from Mr Messenger

Oak class has been very enthusiastic to develop their French skills. They have shown off a wide vocabulary and they are keen to learn new words. We have been learning words to prepare portraits of people. Everyone is keen to participate in class competitions. I…

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Posted by Mrs Gurney on 26 January 2017

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13/01/17

Happy New Year!

Oak class have really settled back in to school life after the Christmas break, and it's been great to see everyone ready and raring to go!

This week, we've been fortunate enough to work with Chris Evans (Josh's dad) who taught us all about the art of photography.

Once…

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Posted by Miss Robson on 12 January 2017

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Disgusting Digestion

Ever wondered how our digestive system works? Well Oak Class has been finding out all about it...and it's not pretty!

We chartered the journey of a banana sandwich all the way from ther mouth to the toilet (in re-enacted form of course!) 

We used a sharp knife to represent the front teeth,…

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Posted by Miss Saville on 28 November 2016

Category: Oak Class

14th October 2016

On your marks, get set....BAKE! 

This week, Oak Class has smelled wonderful because we've been baking to raise money for Macmillan. In threes, we designed and baked 12 cupcakes based on a basic recipe before selling them at our parents' evenings to raise money. We made over £73!

There were…

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Posted by Mrs Gurney on 17 October 2016

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Friday 7th October 2016

Over the past fortnight, we've been working on poetry. We combined our history topic with literacy and wrote some fantastic Black Death poetry using the most impressive figurative language we could. in addition to this, Mrs Mason worked with us to produce some fantastic artwork using just black…

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Posted by Mrs Gurney on 7 October 2016

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We're underway!

Well, it's been three weeks since we started Year 6 and already, everybody is working incredibly hard.

Last week, we took part in the Tag Rugby Festival and we've enjoyed swimming and dance sessions each week too.

In literacy, we have been writing holiday brochures for island destinations we…

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Posted by Mrs Gurney on 23 September 2016

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Latest News

17 October 2017

Acorn Museum Trip

##ACORNS PARENTS! We are very sorry, but unfortunately we are having to postphone today's trip to the museum due to the weather. We do not feel that it is safe to walk the children in such conditions. We are very sorry for any inconvenience and will let you know a revised date as soon as we have one. Thank you for your understanding.
13 October 2017

FOSS Halloween Disco. Wednesday 1st November 2017.

The FOSS Halloween disco has been moved to Wednesday 1st November. Please note there will be no basketball after-school club on this day due to this event. Thanks
13 October 2017

Parents' Evenings. Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th October 2017.

Don't forget that dodgeball and basketball after school clubs are cancelled on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th October due to Parents' Evenings. Thank you for your understanding.