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20Mar

Entry Point- The Nature of Life

Today we started our new Unit The Nature of Life by doing some Technology in groups. The children were challenged to build their own bird box in a group, using their cooperation, communication and resilience. They worked superbly well to support each other and respect each others opinions and ideas. We can’t wait to do some more learning for the topic! ...

20Mar

Exit Point- Footprints From The Past

Year 3 celebrated their Exit Point for Footprints From The Past by sharing their learning with their parents, teachers and other classes within the school. They discussed the learning that they had done through various subjects and explained their learning journey. The day was finished off by baking eggless fossil cookies! IMG_5240 ...

15Mar

Shapes all around

This week we dived into geometry in Year 1. We have been looking at 2D and 3D shapes in and around school. On Friday we made scenes by cutting out different 2D shapes. To link this activity in with our IPC topic ‘Seeing The Light’ we themed the pictures ‘day and night’. ...

15Mar

Year 5 – ‘Making Things Go’

What an exciting week we have had in Year 5! On Monday we had the Entry Point to our new IPC unit – ‘Making Things Go’.  We created paper rockets, parachutes to transport an egg and explored friction while using remote controlled cars. After the Knowledge Harvest on Tuesday, we then went to Jinja for our trip where we did lots of experiments investigating energy and forces. Some of us also visited the dam. A busy week with lots of...