* Doves' and Kestrel's Problem Solving Day

On Friday the Doves and Kestrels had an exciting carousel of Maths' problem solving activities. The two classes were split in to four groups and each group completed; a co-ordinates challenge, a Roman Numerals challenge with bingo, a Shape challenge and an estimating and measuring the area and…

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* The Environment Club Make a Map of Our School Grounds

The children in the Environment Club made a great start to their activities this week by creating a map of the school using natural resources. As well as this they also planned activities that they would like to do over the coming year. These activities include; roasting marshmellows on a camp…

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Doves' Debate about Bonfire Night and Conscience Alley

In Doves Class we have been writing a balanced argument about whether we should have Bonfire Night, or not. We split the class in to two teams. One team was for Bonfire Night and wrote arguments for why we should have Bonfire Night. These arguments included spending time with family and enjoying…

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* Doves learn all about how to deal with friendship issues and bullying

This week in the Doves' Class, we have created a fictional character who we called 'Chloe'. We have begun to explore possible friendship problems that Chloe may have, problems that all children this age may face. The children thought carefully about the problems that 'Chloe' was facing and were…

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*Outdoor Maths Learning for Doves

Today the Doves Class made the most of the sunshine and we took our Maths lesson outside. This week we have been learning all about decimal numbers, so we measured the children and they wrote their measurement as a decimal number. Their task was to put themselves in ascending size order (from…

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Doves' Democracy

In Doves' Class we voted for the children we would like to represent our class on the student council. Everybody voted for a boy and a girl they thought would do a fantastic job. I must admit the votes were very close, but we are extremely pleased to announce that Joshua Oxley and Emily Frith are…

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World Book Day

We enjoyed getting into character for our World Book Day. Some great characters appeared in our class!

 

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Reach for the Sky

This week the children in Year 3/4 gave two stunning performances to a packed school hall full of parents, grandparents and siblings. 

Below are some of the children's thoughts:

"I thought the play was amzing. I loved my part because I got to use an inflatable dolphin!" (CW)

"I liked the…

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Open afternoon in Doves

We had a super afternoon with many parents coming. We were able to share our Pompeii recounts, volcano explanation writing and also create some persuasive posters linked to Pompeii. Mr Vaughan was impressed as he decided to head off to Pompeii during the half term. We are looking forward to…

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Disaster in Pompeii

Doves have focusing on Pompeii and the eruption of Mt Vesuvius which completely covered the town back in AD79. We wrote 1st person accounts of what it was like being there during the eruption. They are on display in our corridor. Do pop down and have a read if you can. 

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Super Hero Day @ Millfield

A small group of Yr4's from Doves, Owls and Kestrels enjoyed a fantastic day at Millfield recently by taking part in a Super Hero Day organised by their Senior Yr 11 prefects. The day involved some drama, learning a dance, writing their own piece of music and participating in some PE sessions. The…

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This week in Doves!

It has been a very busy week in Doves. We have continued to enjoy the Iron Man story. This week we have focused on writing a prequel which answered 2 important questions  from the 1st chapter of the book; Where had he come from? & How was he made? There were some great pieces of writing. Well done…

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