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Mr Wainwright’s Class Blog

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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Computing mayhem

We have done two lessons of computing so far. The lessons have been very interesting and we’ve learnt how to blog. We have learnt that you should not save any of your personal data whilst browsing, or you may get scammed if a virus collected your data. What would you do if you got scammed? […]

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Brilliant Birthday Cards!

Last week Mr Wainwright’s class all made birthday cards. We will use them for our class’ birthdays – so they will have a birthday card from all of the class – of course they have all our names signed inside. One person has already had a birthday card. The birthday cards were handmade by us. […]

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Writing our magical poems

This week in English we have been reading poems from Michael Rosen and Charles Causley and we’ve been writing our own poems. We have particularly enjoyed writing our own poems! Why not write us a poem inspired by your favourite author below! By Ellis & Jude

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Super heroes

We have all started our superheroes and some people are beyond the mighty superman in just 2 weeks! Who will complete the amazing Wonder Woman before Christmas?             Good luck to everyone! What superhero are you on at the moment?  Comment down below. By Bobby & Chloe

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Publishing power!

So far we’ve enjoyed being back at school! Out of all the things so far, we have noticed that creating a power point of 1960s celebrities was fun because we found out about some incredible people. I did Andy Warhol. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was a hypochondriac AKA he was afraid of […]

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Perfect poems!

We have been learning  how to write poems. This was interesting because we were taking famous poems and putting our own twist on them.     What was your favourite part?   By Jack M & Lexie

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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 Autumn term our topic is ‘The 1960’s’. We will also be learning about ‘Earth in Space’ in science.

Our PE days are Monday and Friday, although it is useful to have your PE kit in school all the time. Swimming will be in our Friday PE slot from 22nd September until Christmas.

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