Africa fascinating facts

Little Chicks have been learning about Africa.

 

 

Animals                                                    Egyptian Pyramids                       Victoria Falls

 

 

Serengeti National Park                                 African Safari                           …

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geography Understanding the World

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Arctic Presentation Mr Redman

Little Chicks and Ducklings were introduced to Mr Redman whom has spent 15 years in the Arctic in Norway.

Arctic is the North Pole

Antartica is the South Pole

In Winter it is dark all day/night and in Summer light all day/night.

 

What do you wear in the Arctic thick socks, warm…

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animals geography Understanding the World

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Learning about the Arctic with Mr Redman

Today the children got to experience what it is truly like to live in the Arctic through friend of the school and ex-parent, Mr Redman. As he lived in the Arctic for 15 years, he brought along an amazing collection of photos, food and drink, artefacts such as animals skins, clothes and a wealth of…

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geography Speaking and Listening visitor

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Scishow kids Arctic North

Sci show kids

 

As part of our learning about the Arctic the children watched Sci show kids it taught us about the Arctic. Little Chicks have been asked to ask a question about the Artic to learn to use questions in conversation. 15.1.22

Georgia “Do their noses turn to ice Polar bears?” …

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animals science geography Understanding the World

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Scishow kids Arctic North

Little Chicks have been learning about the Arctic North the children learnt about the animals, the habitat, what food the animals hunt for and what the weather is like in the Arctic North.

 

The thickness of the ice, Walrus, Seal, Arctic Fox.

 

 

Little Chicks used the role…

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animals science geography Understanding the World

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Kestrels Water Cycle Facts

Kestrels - please comment on this blog with your Geography homework facts about the Water Cycle. 

Thanks 

Mr Cooper 

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kestrels geography LKS2

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Parrots' Art linked to Geography

The children in Parrots learnt all about the different flags for the United Kingdom. They learnt where these countries are located on a map of the UK along with which flags belong to England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Then the children used various different art techniques and re-created the…

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art ks1 parrots geography

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Hawks fracking debate

For or against fracking? You decide!

In Hawks, we have been learning about fracking in our local area. We debated to see if our class were for or against fracking.

Are you for or against fracking? Explain your reason with evidence.

 

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topic hawks English geography KS2 year5 year 6 seaside fracking debate

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Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

In Hawks we began our new topic using drawing and shading skills.

What image did you choose? What did you enjoy about this lesson? What challenges did you face?

 

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art topic hawks geography KS2 year5 year6 seaside

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Titanic

In Hawks, we have started learning about the disaster of the Titanic. What do you know so far?

What do you want to find?

If you have any non-fiction books about the Titanic or any other disasters, please bring them into school.

In art we created images of the Titanic sinking using a range…

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art hawks History geography KS2 year5 year 6 disaster strikes titanic

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United Utilities Workshop

This week Kestrels enjoyed an interesting and interactive afternoon with Jayne from United Utilities. 

Jayne spent the afternoon teaching the children all about the water cycle and discussing different ways we can all save water around the home and school. 

The children found the afternoon…

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water geography LKS2

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Wind in the Willows

In Robins we are really enjoying our new topic.

We have been busy reading Wind in the Willows and all of the children have produced some beautiful writing using adjectives and adverbs.

 

Also this week we have been exploring outside to find mini-beasts and we have been learning about…

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Year 2 year1 Ks1 pe science geography

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