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This term our topic is 

YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU!

 

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The class book for the term has been 'Private Peaceful' by Michael Morpurgo. This book was chosen to give the children an insight of both young life and battlefields during World War One.

The class book for the term has been 'Private Peaceful' by Michael Morpurgo.  This book was chosen to give the children an insight of both young life and battlefields during World War One.    1

Here is the classroom display of our diary entries. The class were asked to write a diary entry from the perspective of the main character in the book 'Tommo'. The children wrote about his first day at school.

Here is the classroom display of our diary entries.  The class were asked to write a diary entry from the perspective of the main character in the book 'Tommo'.  The children wrote about his first day at school. 1

Here is the hall display by Chestnut class showcasing our work on World War One. The display includes silhouettes, propaganda posters and diary entries.

Here is the hall display by Chestnut class showcasing our work on World War One.  The display includes silhouettes, propaganda posters and diary entries.  1

Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects.

Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects. 1
Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects. 2
Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects. 3
Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects. 4
Here are just some of the amazing results from the World War One Homework projects. 5

Here is the Science experiment carried out by the Year 4's from Chestnut class. They were investigating the effects of different liquids on hard boiled eggs.

Here is the Science experiment carried out by the Year 4's from Chestnut class.  They were investigating the effects of different liquids on hard boiled eggs.  1

Here is the NEW Rockstar Timetables display in the school hall. The display showcases the students who have achieved either the GOLD or Platinum badges. So far, we have achieved 7 GOLD badges and 1 PLATINUM badge.

Here is the NEW Rockstar Timetables display in the school hall.  The display showcases the students who have achieved either the GOLD or Platinum badges.  So far, we have achieved 7 GOLD badges and 1 PLATINUM badge. 1

Here are some photos from the Chestnut class 'Who wants to be a millionaire' assembly. The children produced a fantastic performance to showcase their learning from this year so far. The assembly included of glimpses from a range of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Topic, Art and Music.

Here are some photos from the Chestnut class 'Who wants to be a millionaire' assembly.  The children produced a fantastic performance to showcase their learning from this year so far.  The assembly included of glimpses from a range of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Topic, Art and Music.  1
Here are some photos from the Chestnut class 'Who wants to be a millionaire' assembly.  The children produced a fantastic performance to showcase their learning from this year so far.  The assembly included of glimpses from a range of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Topic, Art and Music.  2
Here are some photos from the Chestnut class 'Who wants to be a millionaire' assembly.  The children produced a fantastic performance to showcase their learning from this year so far.  The assembly included of glimpses from a range of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Topic, Art and Music.  3
Here are some photos from the Chestnut class 'Who wants to be a millionaire' assembly.  The children produced a fantastic performance to showcase their learning from this year so far.  The assembly included of glimpses from a range of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Topic, Art and Music.  4

Here are just two of the songs the children sang at the Copford Music Festival. A thoroughly enjoyable morning!

Here are just two of the songs the children sang at the Copford Music Festival. A thoroughly enjoyable morning!  1

Here are some photos of the Year 3 and 4 football team from the consortium competition held at Shrub End football centre in Colchester.

Here are some photos of the Year 3 and 4 football team from the consortium competition held at Shrub End football centre in Colchester.   1
Here are some photos of the Year 3 and 4 football team from the consortium competition held at Shrub End football centre in Colchester.   2
Here are some photos of the Year 3 and 4 football team from the consortium competition held at Shrub End football centre in Colchester.   3

Here are some photos from our author visit. The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations. The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'.

Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 1
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 2
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 3
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 4
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 5
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 6
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 7
Here are some photos from our author visit.  The brilliant 'Gary Northfield' (author of Julius Zebra books) entertained Key Stage 2 through his reading and illustrations.  The children were even given a 'how to guide' of drawing their own version of 'Julius the Zebra'. 8
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