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Summer 2018

The Great Exhibition (15th June)

Don't forget that tomorrow you have the opportunity to see some of our work on display at the Brunswick Centre, Brunswick Street, Whitby as part of National Civic Day and c/o the Whitby Civic Society (more details on their website). 

Have a great weekend!

Fearful Symmetry (15th June)

A creative approach to today's Numeracy produced an array of intriguing symmetrical designs...

Blast From The Past (Episode 2) (13th June)

More recently discovered art work from the archives... Some very stark depictions of the battlefield of Ypres by Maisy, Yavor, Miles and Blayze.

Art Attack (12th June)   The gallery has been updated.

Blast From The Past (12th June)

Our work not too long ago around the 1914 bombardment of Whitby produced these splendid pieces... 

Measure For Measure (11th June)

A spot of practical Numeracy work today as we put our measuring skills to the test in a variety of outdoor tasks...

Art Attack (11th June)   The gallery has been updated.

Trunk Call (8th June)

As you can see below, a recent look at stories from the Muslim faith produced some rather splendid results... 

Have a great weekend!

Art Attack (8th June)   The gallery has been updated.
Art Attack (7th June)   The gallery has been updated.

Special Delivery (6th June)

Do you remember our recent Road Safety work? Of course you do (and if you don't then have a look back through these pages)! Nor are you the only people to be interested, as this rather special letter which arrived today demonstrates...

Art Attack (6th June)   The gallery has been updated.

D-Day (6th June)

Today was Dice Day, or so it seemed this morning as we set about generating data to handle in Numeracy...

Art Attack (5th June)   The gallery has been updated.

Discos Inferno! (5th June)

The heat was on today as we had a visit from a group of local fire firefighters who kindly explained to us how to remain safe at home. There was also a chance for a spot of dressing up too...

Art Attack (4th June)   The gallery has been updated.

Busy, busy... (4th June)

Spellings, Summer Fair and Sumdog challenges - a busy way to start the final half term. There was success aplenty too, including First Prizes at the Fair and Roxy's extraordinary score of 265 correct Sumdog answers in under thirty minutes!

Holiday Special (29th May)

Missing your regular Discoverers updates while we're on a short break? Of course you are, so why not check out the short (yet informative) video below which gives you a flavour of our time as Crime Scene Investigators with Mr Bates...

CSI: Discoverers (29th May)

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Dress To Impress (25th May)

Non-uniform day - a high-fashion way to end the half term! Check out the photo gallery below. Have a great, safe holiday.

Dress To Impress (25th May)

Art Attack (25th May)   The gallery has been updated.

CSI: Discoverers (Episode 2) (24th May)

Further exclusive photographs of our exciting forensic science session with the talented Mr Bates... More coming soon!

Art Attack (24th May)   The gallery has been updated.

CSI: Discoverers (23rd May)

We arrived at school today to be greeted by news of a terrible crime... Luckily, forensic scientist genius Mr Bates (and Officer Slipper) were on hand to help us untangle of web of clues using a range of scientific skills! More photos coming soon!  

On The Run (22nd May)

There must be a reason why we were running up and down a field with plastic sticks this afternoon... Could it possibly have anything to do with the rapidly-approaching Sports Day? Stay tuned...

Coughs and Sneezes... (21st May)

Just a few examples of our recent work on the story of the Ten Plagues of Egypt... Art by Roxy, Olivia, Macie and Ariella.

Animal Magic (19th May)

As promised, thanks to some newly-discovered creatures, we now have an extended edition of les animaux, mes amies...

les animaux: the extended cut

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Water, Water, Everywhere (18th May)

A collision of Science and Geography work has produced this rather splendid piece - a large-scale team effort illustrating the interesting journey that water continually takes.   Have a great weekend!

Art Attack (18th May)   The gallery has been updated.

Dress To Impress (18th May)

Another opportunity for a spot of dressing up to tie in with an event this weekend. Who would have thought that the FA Cup Final could inspire such a fashionable look...? Pictures by Kirby, Angus, Yavor and many anonymous artists

Art Attack (17th May)   The gallery has been updated.

On Target (16th May)

On this day 75 years ago the "Dambusters" used bouncing bombs to destroy targets in a famous World War II raid. You can find out more about this incredible event on the Imperial War Museum website. 

Art Attack (16th May)   The gallery has been updated.

In The Future (15th May)   Coming soon... les animaux: the extended cut...

Pitch Perfect (15th May)

The sun was out this afternoon and so were we, putting our cricket skills to practical use...

The French Connection (14th May)

Bonjour! Have you ever wondered how you might describe where things live in French? Well, of course you have - and so have we! Enjoy these rather splendid examples... Art by Arthur, Kirby, Macie, Dex, Roxy, Edward, Lottie, Emmy and Finlay.

Art Beat (11th May)

Geography met the world of Art as we added a splash of colour to the maps that we had created. Have a great weekend! 

Art Attack (11th May)   The gallery has been updated.

Christian Values (9th May)

Recent RE work has involved looking at the deeper meaning of Bible stories. See if you can work out which stories we have been looking at... Art by Roxy, Kirby, Drew, Emily, Maisy, Ariella and Blayze.

Owzat! (8th May)

Glorious sunshine gave us the opportunity to put our cricket skills (throwing... catching... falling over...) to good use!

Animal Magic - The Return! (4th May)

Want to see more amazing art work and French vocabulary? Of course you do and so it's your lucky day... the video below is for you! Have a great weekend!

les animaux

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World Service (3rd May)

Before the excitement of an uninvited guest (a bee which appeared to be the size of a small country!) there was time for a spot of map work, researching just where the shells actually struck Whitby in the 1914 bombardment.

Art Attack (3rd May)   The gallery has been updated.

Animal Magic (2nd May)

The natural world added a splash of colour to today's French work... Art by Angus, Maisy, Jordan, Edward and Finlay.

Art Attack (2nd May)   The gallery has been updated.

Blast From The Past (27th April)

Since the cloud and rain have returned why not cast your mind back to a gloriously sunny afternoon with these newly-discovered "Quad-Kids" photographs! Have a great weekend!

Art Attack (26th April)   The gallery has been updated.

The Big Screen (25th April)

Today we had a quick preview of the opening scenes to our new class film project - the curiously titled World War Three (don't be alarmed, it's not what you think...).

Name That Tune (23rd April)

You just can't beat drums... although we did have a very good try this afternoon...

World Of Sport (Episode 2)

Throwing... skipping... running... falling over... Enjoy more exclusive photographs from this week's "Quad Kids" event! 

Have a great weekend!

Over The Moon (19th April)

Allow us to introduce you to a rather talented group... these people were all winners of a European Space Agency art competition! You can find examples of their creativity below and on the ESA website!

World Of Sport (18th April)

A hectic afternoon as we ran through a host of sporting activities as part of "Quad Kids". More photos coming soon!

In The Future (17th April)

Don't forget that you will need your outdoor PE kit in school tomorrow as we will be popping over to Caedmon in the afternoon to take part in "Quad Kids". 

Attack On The Iron Coast (17th February)

Returning to our work on war memorials, the notorious bombardment of Whitby in World War I was the start point for some interesting art work. You can see more examples in the video below!

Whitby Attacked!

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Art Attack (17th April)   The gallery has been updated.

Back To The Future (16th April)

Do you remember our entries for a European Space Agency art competition some months ago? You do? Well check back for some exciting news... soon! Art by Maisy, Cameron, Roxy, Edward, Summer, Lottie and Angus.

You Have Reached Your Final Destination (16th April)

A hectic day of Literacy, Numeracy and songs about being a banana saw us get straight back into the swing of things! There was even time for a little bit of map work too...