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Friday, June 15, 2018 - 14:46
A lot of work went into these maps! There were several processes to creating them. We started by looking at aerial photos to get the idea of a birds eye view, and then the children began using their imaginations to come up with what could be on a desert island. They drew the map outlines and added... Read More »
tags: maps, compass, compass directions, oceans, Geography, treasure maps, buried treasure, mapwork
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 14:27
For this lesson, we recapped on the continents, which we learned earlier in the year, and the oceans, which we learned earlier in the week. We reviewed the facts we knew, and looked in atlases to make sure we knew where each continent or ocean was labelled on the world map. We also discussed which... Read More »
tags: continents, oceans, Geography, map, Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, Antarctica
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 13:21
We started off our topic by learning what an Ocean was. We discussed that they are the biggest areas of water in the world, and are what separates the continents from each other. We sang a song to learn their names (which is sung to the tune of Frere Jacques) to remember them, and also learned a... Read More »
tags: oceans, Pacific, Arctic, Atlantic, Indian, Southern, map, Geography
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 13:13
Year 1 have been working really hard on Geography knowlege and skills so far this term, with lots of work which would not fit into books. Please have a look at the related blog entries for more detail about what we have been learning about. Read More »
tags: Geography, oceans, continents, maps, directions, compass
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 15:41
tags: scotney science nature kudus
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 16:18
tags: PE fencing year 2
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 16:18
tags: PE fencing year 2 Sport
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:52
Today each class took part in a fitfence workshop. In class three we learnt how to do the 'en garde' stance, how to attack and defend and used plastic and foam swords. All the children had a great time learning how to fight safely.  Read More »
tags: Fitfence, year 3, leopards, PE, sport
Friday, June 8, 2018 - 20:25
We had a fabulous day at Trosley Country Park today. Travelling up in the minibus and 3 cars, we arrived slightly late, but soon settled into our activities. Gemma from Outdoor Studios reminded the children about the Ash Tree; following up on the information they were given on Monday.  They began... Read More »
tags: Art, Science, Geography, History
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 18:06
By Guest Blogger Ben: Today was definitely one to remember. First of, we scuttled down to the beach like a crab for some sandyachting. The instructor for one of the two groups turned out to have won three world championships in the past 10 years! Then, we began. Gails a blowing, sand in our eyes,... Read More »
tags: year6, Lions, hardelot, france, french