“How did George Stephenson change lives?”Read More
The children are learning to compose short pieces of musicRead More
We had over 50 entries this year for our Christmas competition.Read More
Mississippi class thoroughly enjoyed their trip to Thackray Medical Museum yesterday.Read More
On a very cold Monday, we went to Cardinal Heenan High School to compete in the Leeds North Cross-country Championships.Read More
We joined our KS2 friends from our Trust schools so that we could all meet Tom Palmer.Read More
On the playground this week, we have been keeping ourselves active by playing some games linked to the famous Harry Potter book series.Read More
Yesterday Year 1 went on an amazing trip to the woods!Read More
Amazon have been having fun investigating, exploring and proving which numbers are square numbers.
Last Monday, year 6 attended the ACE dodgeball competition. They competed against 8 other schools in a difficult competition, coming forth overall. They displayed important values of teamwork and passion and ‘can’t wait’ for the next competition.
This week is Book Week. We started off with an Assembly where we discussed our favourite books and talked about why reading is important.Read More
Mississippi class went to John Smeaton to participate in an athletics competition.Read More
On Thursday, we attended Leeds East Primary Partnership Debating Competition. We had been practising our speaking and presenting skills in class and had become excellent at arguing our point and trying to persuade our audience. Our debating team presented their argument opposing ‘Every child should stay in education up to the age of 18.’ . We showed excellent use of emphasis and body language and used convincing emotive language to win the debate! Well done to our team and also all of Amazon for their hard work in helping our team.
Yangtze class planted 140 trees in our school grounds!Read More
In Science, Mississippi class made an electroscope as part of their Electricity topic.Read More
Today Year 6 enjoyed practicing their Spanish greetings.Read More
In Danube we have been learning some cooking skills. We can now safely chop fruit and vegetables using the ‘claw grip’ and use peel them with a peeler. We enjoyed making and eating our fruit salads.
In Amazon, not only have we been practicing our singing for Young Voices, but also for our debating competition. Below is the video for Moana Mashup. We have been rehearsing singing the lyrics in harmony paying attention to pitch, tempo, dynamics and melody. For homework we will be carrying out a text analysis and annotation to understand the true meaning of the lyrics and how they relate to the story,
Today we have been learning the GREEN CROSS CODE!Read More
Congratulations Lilly!Read More