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Owls Spring Term 2 Parent Letter

Dear Parents/Carers Our topic this term is Seasonal Changes and Weather. We will be looking at all different aspects of the weather including recording temperature, rainfall and wind direction. Literacy: As always our priority will be ensuring that children can read and do so fluently and with expression. Using phonics (Read Write Inc) we will Continue reading

Chris Cook – Olympic Swimmer

We had an excellent day with Chris Cook today. Chris swam for Great Britain in the Olympics, World Championships, European Championships and competed for England in the Commonwealth games.  He won two gold medals in the Commonwealth Games for 50m and 100m breaststroke. As always Chris was inspirational.  His passion and enthusiasm shone through and meant Continue reading

Fun and Games in Owls

Today as part of our topic we have looked at different toys and games of the past and the present. We have been discussing what our parents and grandparents used to play with when they were young, and it’s not too different from what we like to play with now! The one thing that we Continue reading

Science in Owls

In Science this term we have been looking at materials and their properties. Last week we thought about the different things around us and what they are made of. We then thought about what each thing needed to do its job properly. Today we spent the afternoon investigating different materials and what they would be Continue reading

Problem Solving

Yesterday I visited classes 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 and watched some super problem solving activities. The children were engrossed with their activity, some deep in thought silently, some handling the physical resources to aid their thinking processes, many discussing the problems with their peers sharing ideas and some were even acting out the possible Continue reading

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Light

Yr.6 started their science topic on light today.  They used torches to create shadows and…

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