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Dancing in Rm 17!

As part of book week, we have been learning about the classic story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl.  In PE, we were working in groups to make up dances to the ‘Oompa Loompa’ song.  We had a lot of fun creating our dances and enjoyed performing them to the class.

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Getting Fit in Room 5!

At the start of term Room 5 created their very own new year resolution. The main theme which emerged was the desire to get fitter and healthier. As a class we have been discussing how we can do this by changing our diet and exercising more regularly. This wasn’t enough however… Room 5 wanted to make sure this was having an impact. We decided as a class to carry out a fitness test and record our scores. We will repeat this fitness test at the end of term and hopefully our scores increase! Check out some of our photos.

Max, Ben & Ellie O’Neill


Room 6 Learning Update!

We have been learning all about Robert Burns in preparation for Burns Day on the 25th January. We have been learning some poems and songs and recorded our early practice of Auld Lang Syne. A special mention to Ellie M Scott and Jack Montgomery who did outstanding singing during these lessons.

Due to lots of other school events we took our gym lesson back to the classroom and did some good old fashioned circuit training. With a combination of Jumping Jacks, Lunges, Sit Ups and Aerobics we are continuing to work on becoming healthier and fitter individuals.

In IDL we have been exploring food chains and writing captions. In Literacy here are some examples of our dictation practice with a partner.

Health Fortnight

Health Fortnight is running from Monday 18th until Thursday 26th May. Everyone is looking forward to all the exciting things we have planned.

In class over the fortnight pupils will take part in healthy cooking sessions, lessons on Internet safety, substance misuse and relationships, sexual health and parenthood lessons appropriate to their age and stage.

Lots of parents are getting involved too, volunteering their time to come and talk about their jobs. Each class will have a visit from a parent. Get your questions ready boys and girls.

Here are all the other activities that are planned

Monday 18th May

Dance Workshops – Room 1, 2, 3, 6 and 12

Bella, the static cow – All children will have a chance to visit and milk the cow!

Tuesday 19th May

Rugby Workshop – Rooms 9, 13, 15 and 16

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 3

Wednesday 20th May

Tae Kwon Do Workshops – Rooms 5, 7, 14, 17 and 10

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 6

High Five for Fruit workshops – Rooms 1 and 2

Parent Healthy Cooking Sessions with Dorothy-Anne Ardrey

Thursday 21st May

Sports Day (Weather permitting)

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 14

Tuesday 26th May

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 12

Warburtons Healthy Food Workshops – Room 5 and 7

Wednesday 27th May

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 13

Thursday 28th May

Tesco Farm to Fork Visit – Room 17




Remember to bring your P.E. kit.

It’s going to be a very busy and healthy fortnight!