18 October 2018

Captain Cook

Our trip to see the Captain Cook museum in Whitby was amazing.  Thank you to Mrs Maud for organising it and to all the parents who came to help! We also learnt even more interesting facts about Whitby and Captain Cook. 

Our Art this week was inspired by all the gorgeous Autumn colours we saw on…

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12 October 2018

12th October

Well done Holly class on a rather fabulous week! Mrs Maud and myself are so proud of how you have all adapted to life in the 'big school' and are producing some very mature work.  We look forwards to sharing this work in the upcoming parents evening!
This week we have been looking at the weather…

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3 October 2018


This week our learning has been very purposeful! On Monday we learnt about the different root vegetables that would have been aboard Captain Cooks' Endeavour.  We then wrote a shopping list and took it to Lidl to buy these vegetables.  On Wednesday we followed a recipe on how to make Vegetable…

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28 September 2018

Holly 28.9.18

Ahoy Holly Class! We have had a very busy week in Holly class. We went aboard the Endeavour where chef Wood cooked us 2 platefuls of delicious food and we drank wine (not really - it was cherry juice!) We talked about why Captain Baker gave us these foods like Captain Cook would have given to his…

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20 September 2018


This week we have been looking at Captain James Cook in greater depth.

Why not share the video that we watched together? 

In Maths we have been pairing up socks to help us count in twos.

We have also looked at Aboriginal Art and made our own pointillism creations.  What a busy week we…

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13 September 2018


Welcome back everyone! 

We hope you all a fabulous summer and made lots of precious memories with families and friends!

Mrs Maud, Mrs Reynolds and myself are all incredibly proud of how the children have settled into their new classroom. They have quickly learnt new routines and adapted to…

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21 June 2018

Holly Class school trips to Goathland and the Library

On Monday 18th June Holly class set off from school to walk down to Whitby railway station to catch the 10 am train to Goathland.The children were all very excited about their train ride and visit to Goathland school.We boarded the train and set off on our adventure.

After a…

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12 June 2018

Phonics Screening

This week the children have all done their Year 1 phonics screening test for which we have been preparing all year. It has made us very proud to see how hard the children have worked and how much progress they have made. All of the children have given 100% effort and we could not have asked for…

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24 May 2018

Sponsored read and Fund Raiser

Our Holly Class fund raising afternoon was a great success.Thank you so much to you all for sponsoring your children to read and for all the generous donations we have recieved.It was lovely to see the parents who could attend sharing stories with their children and it was clear the children were…

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30 April 2018

Week beginning 23rd April 2018

This week we have been working hard on our gingerbread man stories.The children have recalled and recorded the traditional story as preparation to innovate the original version with their own ideas next week.Please look in your childs book bag for some talk homework, which will help your child to…

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22 March 2018

Open Day

We had a wonderful open day on Wednesday and the children enjoyed lots of Easter activities including making Easter baskets and Easter nests.Thank you to all the parents who came into school to experience the learning opportunies afforded to their children and the rich extra curricular activities…

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15 March 2018

Week beginning 12/03/18

This week we have been busy doing our assessments in all curriculum areas.The children have tackled the questions enthusiastically and worked to the best of their ability.We are very proud of them all! Well done to Isla who has worked particularly hard this week and is our Friday certificate…

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