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Autumn 2018

Poetry Please - The Return (19th October)

Today was our first public performance of "Harvest"! Look out for an exclusive video - coming soon. Have a great weekend! 

Art Attack (19th October)   The Gallery has been updated. 
Art Attack (18th October)   The Gallery has been updated.

Poetry Please (17th October)

Just a quick reminder that this Friday morning you can see the first public performance of our newly written Harvest poem... 

The Appliance Of Science (16th October)

Science with a difference today as we were visited by the ever-excellent Mrs Bedford who explained how complicated our senses really are and just how our brain (and sense of taste) can be fooled!

Art Attack (16th October)   The Gallery has been updated.

Seven Up (15th October)

This excellent video by Elizabeth is a handy way of letting you know we will soon have our own special x-tables page...

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Art Attack (15th October)   The new gallery has been updated.

Force 10 From Northumberland: The Sequel (12th October)

If you were ever in any doubt as to the heroism of Grace Darling and her father then take a look at the fearsome storm they faced...    Have a great weekend!

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Tables Time (12th October)

It's time for a change of pace with our times tables songs... Enjoy the groovy 7x tables by Yavor.

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Art Attack (12th October)   The Gallery has been updated.

Force 10 From Northumberland (11th October)

The story of Grace Darling's exploits has provided us with great inspiration. Text by Ariella and Emily.

Art Attack (11th October)   The Gallery has been updated. 
Art Attack (10th October)   Our new Gallery has been updated.

On The Ball (10th October)

The surprisingly warm weather gave us an opportunity to take our PE work outside this afternoon...

The Shape Of Things To Come (10th October)

A look at the nets of 3D shapes in today's Numeracy work produced these excellent results... 

Tables Time (9th October)

Still struggling with the 12x tables? Fear not! Help is at hand thanks to this rather splendid tune created by Lily...

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Art Attack (8th October)   We now have a new Gallery!

Lowry Lookalikes (8th October)

More Lowry-inspired pieces were on show this afternoon, including those based upon the popular "Man Lying On A Wall"...

Children's Hour (5th October)

If you think children have a tough time now, take a look at the sort of thing that Victorian children got up to... Art courtesy of Ariella, Daisy, Dominic, Will and Dex.                                                                                                     Have a great weekend!

Tables Time (5th October)

Struggling to recall your 12x tables? You are? Well, then you're in luck as this catchy little song by Theo should help...

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Art Attack (5th October)   The Gallery has been updated.

This Is Your Life (3rd October)

A look at the role of the church in people's lives produced some thoughtful ideas and great art work. Art by Lottie, Finley, Zane, Yavor, Elizabeth and Will.

Sinking Feeling (3rd October)   

Time to move house... See erosion in action courtesy of Zane and Dominic.

Art Attack (2nd October)   The Gallery has been updated.

Committee Meeting (1st October)

The votes are in! Allow us to introduce the newest members of the school Worship Committee...

Going Down! (1st October)

A look at the effects of erosion made up part of our Geography and Science work today. We also looked at the infamous hotel which fell into the sea. You can find photos of the Holbeck Hotel plunge on this BBC webpage. Art by Emmy and Dex.

Art Attack (1st October)   The Gallery has been updated.

Positive Thinking (28th September)

The Victorians were a busy lot and without them our lives would be very different. Here are just some of the things that they invented... Art courtesy of Dex, Lottie, Miles, Emmy and Macie.   Have a great weekend!

Art Attack (28th September)   The Gallery has been updated (again!).
Art Attack (27th September)   The Gallery and the Gallery of Ariella have been updated.

This Is The Age Of The Train (26th September)

Back to the golden age of steam as we looked at the way that seaside holidays were promoted... Art courtesy of Miles, Ariella, Lottie, Angus, Macie, Effie, Elizabeth and Ann Onymous

Art Attack (26th September)   The Gallery has been updated.

Line Up! (25th September)

Confused about the lines you see around you? You are? Well, then you're in luck as these illustrations by Will, Daisy, Tobi, Elizabeth, Lily, Arthur, Yavor and Ariella should help...

Rock On! (24th September)

Geography met Science this afternoon as we took a look at the effects of erosion around the Whitby coastline...

Measure For Measure - The Return (24th September)

This morning there was time for further investigations of a measurement nature with Numeracy genius Mr Bate...

Art Attack (24th September)   The Gallery has been updated.

Looking at Lowry (21st September)

This afternoon we returned to the work of Lowry, looking at the way he depicted factories and mills. As you can see, charcoal was an excellent way of representing the grime - both on the page and on our fingers!        Have a great weekend!  

Art Attack (21st September)   The Gallery has been updated.

The Strongest Link (20th September)

We now have a new page of useful links which will take you straight to websites of interest!

(Remember: Stay safe on the internet. Always tell an adult which websites you are visiting and never give away any of your personal details on the internet.)

Poetry Please (19th September)

After many days of work our Harvest performance poem is now complete (ready for its premiere performance at this year's Harvest Festival). It also inspired some superb art work! Pictures courtesy of Cameron, Dex, Isaac, Arthur, Emily, Dominic, Finley, Winnie and Summer.

All Aboard (19th September)

Geography and History in unison as our look at the coast and the influence of Victorian holidays went on to produce some rather nice art work... Pictures by Macie and Ariella.

Measure For Measure (19th September)

This morning it was time for a spot of practical measurement with the talented Mr Bate...

Art Attack (18th September)   The Gallery has been updated.

Art Attack (17th September)   The Gallery has been updated. We also have a new gallery courtesy of Ariella.

The Name's Bond... (14th September)

Don't forget that, like Sumdog, you can access Purplemash when you're at home too! See if you can beat these eye-wateringly high Bond Bubbles scores by Will and Macie!                                                                                                 Have a great weekend!

Looking at Lowry (14th September)

The works of famed artist L.S. Lowry provided the basis for some excellent sketch work. You can find out more about Lowry at this BBC webpage. You can also find some inspired sketch work by Zane on our Gallery page.

Art Attack (14th September)   The Gallery has been updated. 

A New Dimension (13th September)

An introduction to Sumdog (or reintroduction for some members of Year 4) added an extra dimension to Numeracy today (Don't forget that you can access your Sumdog account at home too!). 

Art Attack (13th September)  The Gallery has been updated. A lot!

Some Sirius Thought... (12th September)

Sirius Minerals' competition has produced a great deal of discussion. Here are just a few of our ideas courtesy of Summer, Dex, Ariella, Lily, Macie, Winnie, Lottie, Emmy, Finley, Arthur, Harry and Dominic.

Art Attack (12th September)   The Gallery has been updated.

A Sirius Situation (11th September)

Today we were visited by Heather King of Sirius Minerals with news of an exciting competition. She also brought in this piece of polyhalite which is a mere 250,000,000 years old and has a value of around £400,000!

Art Attack (11th September)

We now have a new Gallery page which will be updated with work that we have created in our own time to share with others. 

Heaven's Above (10th September)

These two excellent pieces by Emily and Macie give you a flavour of the newest additions to our class prayer books... 

A Little More Conversation (10th September)

Enjoy further French phrases courtesy of Will, Angus, Miles, Cameron, Harry, Winnie, Zane and Summer.

Poetry Please - The Return (7th September)

As promised, further aspects of astounding alliteration can be found below...                                     Have a great weekend!

A Little Less Conversation (7th September)

There was a very international feel to the end of the week... Art by Elizabeth, Finley, Effie and Daisy.

Poetry Please (5th September)

An array of amazing alliteration produced these excellent examples... More coming soon! 

By Royal Command (4th September)

An exciting start to the new school year as this letter from a rather well-known person was waiting for us (see if you can guess who it is!). As you might remember, this is the latest letter in response to last year's Road Safety project which also drew interest from North Yorkshire County Council and 10 Downing Street. Now we only await a reply from the Mayor of Whitby... 

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