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Black History Month in Year 4

Black History Month in Year 4

In October, every class celebrates Black History Month. Year 4 looked at lots of significant black figures of the past and present. We paid special attention to Emperor Septimius Severus; a black Roman Emperor whose greatest achievement was the rebuilding of Hadrian’s Wall. We spent a lesson researching him as we try to incorporate diversity in… Continue Reading

Year 2 – STEM Week

Year 2 – STEM Week

Year 2 have been busy designing and building a brilliant balloon powered vehicle for STEM week over the last few days. The goal was to engineer a balloon powered car from plastic waste – in this case, a used plastic bottle. The children have focused on the design process and considered different methods on how… Continue Reading

World War I Battlefields Trip

World War I Battlefields Trip

Last week, twenty children from Year 6  travelled to Belgium as part of their topic work on the World Wars. Led by the ‘Explore4all’ company, the children visited a whole host of places including: both commonwealth and German cemeteries; the Passchendaele Museum and the In Flander’s Field Museum; authentic and original German trenches and Lockangar… Continue Reading