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Breaking News! Staff Vs Y6 Netball
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21st July 2020 Today saw the annual Staff Vs Year 6 Netball Match. Year 6 started warming up half an hour before the match started and from the off they were eager for a win, though morale was high amounts the Staff Team with Miss Kennaugh even joining them on her day off! At 10.40am all the school…

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Year 6 Staycation - day 4!
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Day 4 saw us spending a day with the Isle of Play people! We spent the morning at the forest school site working on projects we have spent time on over the last few weeks. In the afternoon we walked up to Lester's Yard, a fantastic and magical place, just for kids! We don't think we have ever seen…

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Year 6 Staycation - day 2!
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Day 2 of Year 6's staycation was such fun! We spent the day at Noble's Park using the equipment and our imaginations! The grey clouds over head did not stop us playing in the splash park. There were many, many examples of fair, safe and respect throughout the day from our year 6 children - we are v…

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Year 6 Staycation!
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Day 1 of Year 6's staycation week was a cracker!! Peel beach for a rainy dip, chips on the prom for lunch and an icecream to finish! We had such a great day. The new hoodies looked great too!

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Year Six The Apprentice!
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What an amazing afternoon! Year Six held their Apprentice Cafe this afternoon and it was a great success! Year Six worked in small groups to create their own product. They looked at costing and profits before deciding how to market their product to the rest of the school. Yesterday they 'pitched' t…

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Year 1 - Eric Carle's Birthday
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Yesterday in celebration of Eric Carle's birthday, Year 1 made Hungry Caterpillar themed cards to deliver around the Willaston Estate. They wanted to spread a little bit of birthday cheer to everyone. They also made Hungry Caterpillar masks and in the afternoon they had a birthday party for Eric Ca…

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Year 6 Forest school
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Year 6 had a ball this afternoon at their first forest school session of this half term. Chris set them a challenge to build their own fire - great day for a fire!! It was so great to see them enjoying the freedom that forest school brings!

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Reception's Big Build
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This morning, we did a big build in the reception outdoor area! The children decided they wanted to make a pirate ship. They helped design, gather materials and build the ship. Doesn't it look amazing! Morgan used a drill! Dave and Aiden used a saw! We made a pirate ship!

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