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Gymnastics in Year 5

In PE last week, Year 5 worked extremely hard in their gymnastics session. They were able to move around the apparatus safely and sensibly and demonstrate good communication skills within group work.  In small groups they choreographed a short routine. They had to include a clear starting pose, a balance and be able to show Continue reading

Year 4 and 5 Hockey Workshop

This week Years 4 and 5 took part in a hockey workshop with a specialist teacher. They practised their passing and shooting skills and thought carefully about controlling the ball. This was week one of four so we are extremely excited to see how their skills progress during this time. 

Day and Night in Year 5

Today in science, Year 5 created concept posters to explain how and why day and night happens. The children successfully explained that we get day and night because the earth rotates on an imaginary line called an axis and different parts of the planet are facing towards the sun or away from it. The children used Continue reading

Rainforest Art In Year 5

This week Year 5 have created some amazing rainforest animal art linked to our class novel, The Explorer. The children used oil pastels and bold colours to capture the vibrant nature within The Amazon Rainforest.  I think you will agree from the pictures that Year 5 are a very arty class. Well done Year 5! 

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