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RE Peace Tree

During this week's RE lesson, year 5 have written prayers and messages onto a peace tree, following the recent events in Manchester and London.

All children were extremely sensible and described the peaceful world they would want to live in.

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Posted by anna on 13 June 2017

Category: Year 5


Year 4 - The Book of the Dead in Ancient Egypt

This week in history, Year 4 have been learning about The Book of the Dead in Ancient Egypt.

We learnt what the book contained and why it was so special for Ancient Egyptians.

We then created our own Book of the Dead which described the journey an Ancient Egyptian would take to the…

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Posted by anna on 13 June 2017

Category: Year 4


Decision Day

Year 6 children spent the day of the General Election recapping over key manifesto points before casting their votes!

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Posted by anna on 10 June 2017

Category: Year 6


Year 4 Energy Efficient Class Award

Class 13 are the winners of Mrs Gavin's first 'Energy Efficient Class' award.

This term, we are going to look at how we can help each other and the world around us. One of the things we are trying to do is help the environment by saving electricity.

Over the past week Class 13 have made a…

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Posted by anna on 10 June 2017

Category: Year 4


The Snap Election!

Year 6 took the lead (in collaboration with Mrs Dixon) and informed all children in Key Stage 2 about the snap election. They did this through an assembly which included:

  • Why a snap election was taking place
  • How people vote
  • Who people could vote for
  • The manifestos for the main parties…

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Posted by anna on 9 June 2017

Category: Year 6


Year 4 - Geography and Science Trip to Malham

In May, Year 4 went on a school trip to Malham in the Yorkshire Dales.

As part of their Geography and Science, they have been looking at rivers and how and why landscapes look like they do. Children took part in a river study, getting very wet measuring the width, depth and velocity of the…

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Posted by anna on 7 June 2017

Category: Year 4


Preparing for the General Election

Year 6 have enjoyed all things politics this week in preparation for the General Election on the 8th of June.

Children recapped over what they already know about politics in Britain before looking at what is involved leading up to the General Election. 

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Posted by anna on 5 June 2017

Category: Year 6


Cycling Sessions

Over the past 10 weeks, groups of children have been enjoying cycling sessions provided by The Works.

ll of the children learned some new skills and all children improved their ability to cycle!

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Posted by anna on 5 June 2017

Category: Year 5


Year 4 - Reporters and Alien Footage

St Bart's has recently been in in the shadow of an unknown alien spaceship that has come to visit Armley.

However, Year 4 news reporters have been asking all the right questions, investigating the unknown ship and reporting on the strange goings on. Stay tuned for the breaking news story when…

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Posted by anna on 5 June 2017

Category: Year 4


Year 4 - Another shocking day...

In year 4, we have been learning the shocking truth about electricity! We have been trouble shooting making our very own circuits with different components added in. We then looked at what materials were conductors and which were insulators, carrying out our own experiments to test our…

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Posted by anna on 2 June 2017

Category: Year 4