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Year 4 Book Art

Over the past week, year 4 have been looking at narrative poetry, in particular The Highwayman. Today, they used their own thoughts and ideas about the story to create book art. Children thought about the setting, characters and events and drew simple pictures to represent what the poem means to…

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Category: Year 4


Year 4 Leeds City Museum

This week, Year 4 saw a real Egyptian mummy at Leeds’ City Museum. In addition to this, Year 4 also learnt about the history of Leeds itself and found out more about the Armley Hippo.

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Year 4 PSHE First Aid

This week in PSHE, Year 4 have learnt about what to do when someone is found unconscious.

Year 4 were practicing the recovery position taught in basic first aid. They also used previous their knowledge of calling 999 to help them in fictitious scenarios.

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Year 4 Music and ICT

In our current unit of music, we have been using Garageband to compose our own music.

Today, we looked at why people compose the music they do for films and pictures and how music can make us feel as the audience.

The children were shown two pictures for which they had to create a short…

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St Bart's Cup

Every year, the school organises the St Bart’s U11 Girls’ Football Cup, which is open to all schools in Leeds to enter.

This year 53 teams took part and the standard of football was very high.  Colton beat Highfield in the final.

St Bart’s entered two teams.  Team A reached the last 16 and…

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Category: Year 6


Nursery Activities Summary

We had a great time when we visited the library for their Easter activity session. We listened to stories, played some games and then made some Easter bunny ears and tried some hot cross buns.

We had fun using pipettes in the paint to create our pictures. We worked out how to suck the paint…

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Year 6 visit Headingley Cricket Stadium

Year 6 children enjoyed an amazing day out at Headingley Cricket Stadium.  Children spent the morning taking part in two sessions.

The first consisted of a classroom session linking cricket to English, numeracy and Geography.

The second consisted of a cricket skills session.  Children then…

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Category: Year 6


Year 4 - Lightwater Valley Trip - 22/06/2017

On Thursday, all of year 4 went of their school trip to Lightwater Valley. They have been looking forward to this trip for the whole academic year and finally it was upon us

Everyone had a great day, going on lots of rides, both big and small. Staff were impressed at the behaviour of all…

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Year 5 Locked Up!

In year 5 we have been learning all about the prison service. We were visited by a service called HMP. They taught us all about the prison service and what it is like to be in prison.

They explained the importance of making good choices throughout our lives. We were dressed up as prisoners and…

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Year 4 - Emergency Services

This week in PSHE, Year 4 have learnt about the emergency services.

We learnt to only ring 999 in an urgent, emergency situation and the alternative numbers you can ring if your situation does not need immediate help.The children practiced being call- handlers and emergency callers with a…

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Category: Year 4