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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 2 October 2023

Maple Tree Gross Motor Sessions

This week in Maple class as part of our gross motor sessions, we have been taking the opportunity to explore the outdoor learning area. This included a scavenger hunt to find a variety of different leaves found around the area and...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 26 September 2023

Apple Tree PE Blog

We have had a wonderful first few weeks in Apple Tree Class. Everyone has settled in well and we are looking forward to a wonderful year. We enjoyed the sunny weather and spent lots of time outside, practicing our gross motor skills by pedalling bikes and trikes. This half term we are...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 22 September 2023

3SN Geography

This week 3SN have been looking at maps in geography. They have been learning about the different types of maps that we use to navigate. One of the activities that 3SN have completed is using a map of the school to help them locate different items on a scavenger hunt. They have successfully...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 8 September 2023

P2 Coaching Sessions - Rossendale School Sports

P2 have enjoyed athletics coaching sessions from Rossendale School Sports. The children practiced their throwing, catching and coordination skills using lots of different equipment and enjoyed being active outside in the sunshine. It has been wonderful to see the children’s...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 17 July 2023

3/4T Science Trip

This Summer term, Class 3/4T went on a fantastic Science/Experience school trip to Mayfield Park and the Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester. We learned about “Forces” at Mayfield Park and explored a regenerated part of Manchester City centre landscapes. All students...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 14 July 2023

P3 Visit Lytham St. Anne's Beach

This week, P3 visited Lytham St. Anne's beach to apply our learning about capacity in Maths. Whilst using buckets and spades to build sandcastles, we used key vocabulary to identify which buckets of sand were 'full' and 'empty' and which had 'more' or...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 23 June 2023

Years 3 & 4 'Experience Days'

On Thursday 15th and Friday 16th June, year 3 and 4 pupils attended their experience days. On Thursday, the group went to Smithills Farm and had a fantastic day! We took part in a tractor ride that took us up to the top of the hill to feed the donkeys, then we...

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by /blog/author/mnaughton/page:3 on 23 June 2023

P3 Road Safety Skills and Sensory Regulation

Yesterday morning, P3 walked up to Clod Lane Park to practice road safety skills and take part in sensory regulation activities. With support from staff, we remembered to look for a zebra crossing to cross the road in a safe place and to look and listen for cars before crossing. At the...

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