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Virtual Sports Week

I hope you are all having a fantastic week taking part in our virtual sports activities. Luke has been busy designing a mascot for blue team and writing a letter to Mrs Myers explaining why he thinks she should use … Continue reading

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Work this week

Hi Birch class, thank you very much to everyone who has sent me pictures of their fab learning this week. I have posted them below so you can all take a look. Leave a comment to tell us what you … Continue reading

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Another sunny week.

Hi Birch class, we have been really lucky with the weather this week!! Send me some pictures of what you’ve been up to. Luke completed a painting for the art challenge. He researched some artists and chose Frank Stella, as … Continue reading

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Another great, sunny week.

Hi Birch class, it was great to speak to so many of you and your parents today. I love finding out about all the great learning you’ve been doing. Both school work and other learning. It’s great to hear that … Continue reading

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Home Learning

Hello Birch class, I hope you are all enjoying your learning at home? I have had fun setting the activities over the last few weeks. I’ve even done a few of them!! A few of you have sent me pictures … Continue reading

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Ollie’s story

One of your English tasks was to write about the Captain Tory picture. Ollie has been working really hard and came up with some wonderful ideas. His Mum sent me a picture of his work, here it is for you … Continue reading

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World Book Day

On World Book Day, each class did some creative English work about a particular nursery rhyme. Year 5 did ‘Ring a Ring a Roses’. First we learnt about where the poem came from, then we wrote a poem of our … Continue reading

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Ice Trap

Over the past half term we have been studying the book Ice Trap in English. This is based on the true story of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s expedition in 1914 to cross Antarctica on foot. What started out as an expedition … Continue reading

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Work in case of snow February 1st 2019

Please complete the following two tasks. English: We have been working on diary writing this term. Write a detailed diary entry of your day in the snow, using the skills you have learnt. Maths: Where can we visit? See attached … Continue reading

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New Year Inter-colour Tournament

Welcome back to Birch Class This week, we started the new year with our Y5 inter-colour tournament. The children spent half of the lesson, on Tuesday, outside playing hockey in colour teams to consolidate learning from last term. The other … Continue reading

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