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Palaeontologists in Year 2

Fox class have been busy excavating dinosaur eggs this afternoon. They studied the fossils that were left behind. Lots of exciting discoveries made!

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Topic launch

We launched our new topic ‘In the beginning’ with Dr Jones and a very interesting dinosaur he found…   IMG_3417

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Multi Skills festival

Our children in Key Stage 1 had a great day at Loughborough University taking part in a multi skills festival. They took part in 10 activities including running, jumping, hurdling, throwing and balancing. The children did themselves proud – well

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Talk for Writing ✏️

We use the ‘Talk for Writing’ approach across the school to engage and motivate the children in writing. The approach, developed by the educational trainer and writer Pie Corbett, gives the children opportunities to learn texts off by heart, add

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Athlete visit

We had the Olympic swimmer Amy Smith visit school and talk to us about her swimming career. She got us doing lots of sporting activities too!

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Celebrating Easter 🐣

Thank you to all of our parents and carers for coming along to our Easter assembly. There were songs, poems and bonnets celebrating Easter.

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Year 2 Residential

Year 2 had a great time at Beaumanor Hall for their residential trip. Even though a few children went home with a sickness bug, everyone really enjoyed themeselves!

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Farm trips

Each year group has just enjoyed a trip to a working farm in Barkby Thorpe. The children met Farmer George and his wife and they told them all about the types of things the farm produces. The children has a

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Watch our drone videos!

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STEM week Drone day!

Key stage One have been lucky enough to take part in a drone day practising their programming skills. It was such a lot of fun! IMG_2761

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