Den building with Technology Tom

As part of Design Technology week,Year 4 and 5 have had a fabulous day designing and building a range of structures, using newspaper and masking tape.They met Technology Tom who gave them lots of ideas on how to built a structure using flimsy paper. [gallery...

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Year 1 meet Technology Tom

Today we had a visit from Technology Tom as part of our Design Technology Week. We had a fun afternoon making fish and helicopters. We watched them twirl and spiral to the ground after holding them in the air then letting them go. Technology Tom also talked to us...

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Science at Emmanuel College

What an amazing afternoon we all had at Emmanuel College.   We actually made our own fireworks.  First we completed a safety worksheet all about staying safe in the science lab and being aware of the dangers. Then we all lit our Bunsen burners carefully it was very...

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DT Workshop

As part of Design and Technology week we took part in a workshop where we were shown how to make some very interesting fish that spun around in different directions when dropped from a height. We talked about gravity and how the fish use the air to travel in different...

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St. Chad’s Church

Year 4 had the pleasure of going to St Chad's Church today as part of their RE topic 'Religious places of Worship'.The children explored the church,then had a talk about the history of this beautiful building. Next they had a question and answer session with Reverend...

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Year 6 receive their hoodies

After showing great effort and determination in their SATS, the children in year 6 were rewarded with their much anticipated hoodies. There was great excitement when they returned from assembly to find their hoodies waiting for them on their seats. Check this out...

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Washington Wetlands

As part of our Science topic on Habitats ,Year 4 went to Washington Wetlands Trust.They got up close and personal with rare and exotic birds,mammals and different wetland habitats.They toured the duckery and went on a bug hunt.Next they watched the short haired asian...

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Today in Year 2 our teachers from Shanghai came into class. At the beginning of the lesson Grace and Yo Yo taught us a song in Chinese. We will be learning more of the song over the next few weeks. We then learned about firecrackers. Grace and Yo Yo told us that...

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  • May 21, 2018DT Week
  • May 23, 2018Able Maths Day at Kelvin Grove
  • May 24, 2018NSPCC Talk for Parents
  • May 25, 2018Half Term
  • May 28, 2018Half Term
  • June 4, 2018Achievement assembly - Merits
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