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Mr Wainwright’s Class Blog

RSPB Big School Bird Watch 2018

Today, we were lucky to be able to take part in the RSPB bird watch. They ask the public to watch to see how many birds visit gardens and schools over a few days in order to see how the birds in our country are doing. We counted the birds we saw and submitted the […]

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Y6 Lea Green trip 2018

We all had a fabulous time on our 2018 Y6 trip to Lea Green. All the children were amazing and were determined when necessary to conquer their doubts or fears with the activities; or simply being away from home! We are so proud of the way all our Year 6’s represented themselves and our school […]

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Super Skydiving Experiment

Today in science, we investigated the effect of air resistance by designing  parachute for the ‘Super Skydiving Company’. We chose our variable to be the material that the parachute was made out of. We kept string length, size, weight attached and height dropped from the same. We found that a paper towel parachute had the […]

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Home Learning Showcase!

Thank you to everyone for your hard work on this term’s Home Learning! Some of the fabulous pieces of work are below in the photos we had time to take in all the excitement. We had a fabulous afternoon today to showcase it all and there were so many positive comments on your certificates! Well […]

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Recommended books!

After discussions in class, we have set up this blog post so that we can recommend the top reads from our library to each other. Comment below with: Title Author Reason you are recommending the book Score out of 10

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Stars of column subtraction today!

We had a fabulous maths lesson today, learning about column subtraction. We enjoyed it so much that we wanted to share our success with you as a challenge! Please excuse our busy pod and lack of a ruler, but we’d love to know what you think of our maths! Comment below!  

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Totally eggciting!

Year 5 were together today as the Year 6’s were out at Heanor Gate. We had a really eggciting time creating our cracking ‘stop motion’ movies. We saw what a great one would look like, then we had the morning to make our scenery and characters. We had a huge selection of art & craft […]

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1960’s Stars

For the past few weeks Yr5/6 have been learning about the 1960s. We were looking at some famous 1960s stars. For example, Marilyn Monroe was a famous 1960s actress. Who is your favourite 1960s star? By Neve & Megan

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About swimming

Hi welcome to Mr Wainwright’s class blog. In this post you will know about our swimming lessons. Our swimming lessons start on this Friday.   Your parents need to sign the form for swimming and if you do not bring your swimming kit you have to sit on the side and watch the rest (do […]

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Reading groups

Greetings, welcome to Mr wainwright’s class. Today  we will be chatting about reading groups. The groups are: Shakespeare, Morpurgo, Rowling and Blyton. Which group are you in? By James & Curtis  

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Mr Wainwright's Class Blog

Hello! Welcome to our class blog.

Here you will find news and information about Mr Wainwright’s class and our learning. We hope that you find it useful.

This first half of Spring term our topic is ‘Natural Disasters’. We will also be learning about ‘Materials and their properties’ in science.

Our current PE days are Monday and Friday, although it is useful to have your PE kit in school all the time.

Remember to read regularly and practice your rapid recall of times table facts, in order to succeed at our challenges!

Click HERE for Home Learning essentials.