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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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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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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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Category: Year 4


SATs Week!

Children in Year 6 spent Friday12th of May celebrating the end of SATs Week with party food and DVDs!

The children completed tests Monday-Thursday in English (Reading, Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation) and Maths (Arithmetic and Reasoning).  Children were encouraged to attend breakfast club…

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Category: Year 6


West Yorkshire Playhouse performance of Lifeboat

Children from Year 5 (in preparation for learning about World War 2 in Year 6) enjoyed watching West Yorkshire Playhouse's performance of Lifeboat at St Bartholomew's Church Hall, Armley.

The play focused on the lives of two 15-year-old girls in 1940 who spent 19 terrifying hours in the water…

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Category: Year 5


Year 4 - Geography in our local area - Map Skills

This afternoon, Year 4 had an afternoon of geography and maths outside. We wanted to map our local area whilst learning about compass points and directions.

We each created our own map of what we could see around us on the field. We used our knowledge of OS maps and map symbols to help…

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Category: Year 4


Year 2 Summer Term

This half term year 2 are looking at the topic of ‘Who’s afraid of the dark?’ We will be exploring space and the lives of the astronauts who have been there. The children were lucky enough to experience a planetarium dome where we looked closely at the moon landings and what it is like to wash and…

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Category: Year 2


Year 6 Booster Week

Year 6 children attended Booster Classes during the second week of the Easter break. Children spent the morning completing work in Reading, Writing and Maths, and the afternoon taking part in fun sessions.

The holiday scheme gave children the opportunity to visit the laser centre, where they…

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Category: Year 6


Year 5 Lineham Farm Residential

Last week, thirty year 5 children went on residential for a week, to Lineham Farm. On arrival, the children were given their bedding, which they had to put onto their beds – a first for many of the children!

Each child was put into a coloured group and completed two fun activities each day.…

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Category: Year 5


Year 4 Weekly Summary

 

This week in year 4, we have started to look at the Ancient Egyptians. We have compared it on a timeline to when the Stone Age was and talked about what the world was like before Christ was born. We have learned about where Egypt is and also about some of the most famous things they…

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Category: Year 4