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Year 5 children are working hard on their non-chronological report.

  What is non-fiction text? How do you write a non-chronological report? When writing, what features do you need to include? Why do you need a glossary and an index?

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Calligrams

Do you know what a calligram is?   Here are some examples: Calligrams look like the meaning of the word written.   We had a go at creating some of our own.   Come to our classroom to have a look at what we came up with.  

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Expanded Column Addition

In Year 3 we have been looking at expanded column addition in Maths. Here is an example: What calculation does this show? How do you know? Can you explain how this has been calculated? Can you try some of your own?

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Year 3 Ballet

Year 3 children are lucky enough to work alongside The Royal Ballet School this half term.   Here are some photos of our first session with them.   We really enjoyed it and can’t wait for our learning next week.

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Democracy at work

We had a great couple of days in school with pupils voting for School Council Representatives, House Captains and Vice House Captains. We had over 100 candidates. All pupils were eligible to stand for the KS2 Council Representatives, Year 6 pupils for House Captains and Yr 5 for Vice House Captains. Speeches were heard and […]

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Tofu

Tofu, also known as bean curd, is a food cultivated by coagulating soy milk and then pressing the resulting curds into soft white blocks. It is a component in East Asian, Southeast Asian and West African cuisines.

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Soy sauce chicken

Soy sauce chicken is a traditional Cantonese cuisine dish made of chicken cooked with soy sauce.

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Rice Dumplings

Zongzi is a traditional Chinese food made of glutinous rice stuffed with different fillings and wrapped in bamboo, reed, or other large flat leaves. They are cooked by steaming or boiling.

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From rhubarb to crumble

Rhubarb is packed with minerals, vitamins, organic compounds, and other nutrients that make it ideal for keeping our bodies healthy. Some of these precious components are dietary fiber, protein, vitamin C, vitamin K, B complex vitamins, calcium, potassium, manganese, and magnesium.

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Home baking

  Homemade cakes – the yellow rose is made from strips of fresh mango. Baking is a method of cooking food that uses prolonged dry heat, normally in an oven, but also in hot ashes, or on hot stones. The most common baked item is bread but many other types of foods are baked. Heat is gradually transferred “from […]

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