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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 07:01
My presentation that I am giving on Tuesday and Thursday evenings can be viewed here: Also a few of you mentioned  asked about SATS papers and what they looked like.  If you Google 'DfE SATS KS2 2017 (or whichever year) Reading (or Maths/Grammar)'. ... Read More »
tags: Year 6, Lions
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 17:12
Many thanks to those of you who supplied old plastic bottles last week. Today, we used them for our experiment! Together, we planned how we would investigate our question ('Does the shape of a plastic bottle affect how far you can squeeze water out?'), conducted the experiment, and recorded our... Read More »
tags: Science, investigation, forces, materials, bottles, plastic bottles
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 17:02
Today we started a new unit for computing on algorithms- or very precise instructions. I pretended to be a jam-sandwich making robot, and the children quickly learnt that computers do not think  the same way that people do...  Pictured here are the instructions "put the butter on the bread" and (... Read More »
tags: Computing, algorithms, jam, sandwich, jam sandwich
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 15:58
Over the last few weeks, we have been learning how to read music, and have now mastered recognising and playing three notes, and knowing whether they are 1, 2 or 3 beats long. We have used 'boomwhackers' and xylophones to create music.   Read More »
tags: Music, Year 3, leopards, charanga
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 15:47
We have been having so much fun and all children in EYFS/KS1 have been fantastic!  We have had alot of 'tingling' moments and I am sure you will too!  We are SOOOO very proud of them and can't wait to perform next week. Read More »
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 13:26
Burglar Bill came to visit us in Year 1 today! Despite initially trying to steal a pair of trainers, Bill convinced us he'd seen the error of his ways and answered the questions we wrote for him yesterday. I personally was very disappointed that I missed Bill's visit as I was trying to find him in... Read More »
tags: Burglar, Bill, Burglar Bill, Visitor, Questions
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 20:19
We were counting the days until the 1st December.... but Christmas has arrived in Kudu class and as you can see from the photos, the children are quite happy about it! Read More »
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:56
It snowed! We all danced around and got very excited. It was very icy and the snow landed on our noses, making them feel cold and tickly. When the snow came down we ran to Stump Central while shouting "It's snowing!" We were all freezing in the woods today, due to our poor choice of clothing; so we... Read More »
tags: clothing, patience, perseverance, determination, practise, fun
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 18:27
Robots, programming, debugging and funny sounds from vegetables: It was all happening in Year 6 this afternoon when Hippos joined their buddies for an afternoon of computing. See our video:   Read More »
tags: Year 6, eyfs, Lions, hippos, Computing
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 16:58
Today, year 3 went to the Museum of Kent life in Maidstone for Stone Age day. We had many different sessions; we learnt about trading, we found out what weapons they had, we learnt about how Stone Age people evolved from hunter gatherrs to farmers, we met a member of a stone age tribe, we found out... Read More »
tags: stone age day, Year 3, History, theme day, leopards, museum of kent life, museum