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Archive for September, 2015

What are your thoughts on the fate of the poacher, William Kemp? Remember: he was poaching rabbits from the grounds of Lord Stamford and you caught him. You decided to tell Mr Adams, the head gamekeeper, leading to William Kemp losing his home, and being sent to prison for six months. Furthermore, with nobody to […]

under: History, Homework, Trips

Friday Film

Posted by: | September 25, 2015 | 3 Comments |

Here is this week’s Friday film. It is called Reverso and was made by a group of French animators called ArtFX. What did you think of it?  

under: Friday Film, General Chat, Literacy

National Coding Week

Posted by: | September 24, 2015 | No Comment |

This week is National Coding Week. To recognise this, we are encouraging the children to teach someone how to code. This week, after their computing lesson, your child will come home with some resources to teach you how to code in Scratch (https://scratch.mit.edu/). We would love it if you could get involved. Once you have […]

under: Computing

Virtual Pet – The Results!

Posted by: | September 23, 2015 | 21 Comments |

Here are the results! Our pet will arrive this weekend. Now we just need to think of a name. Leave a comment below if you have a suggestion.

under: General Chat, maths

Virtual Pet – Your vote matters!

Posted by: | September 18, 2015 Comments Off on Virtual Pet – Your vote matters! |


under: General Chat

Jeans for Genes is tomorrow. If you would like to participate, you can bring in £1 and wear your jeans with your normal school jumper.

under: Fundraising, General Chat, Uncategorized

Ele-Fun Run!

Posted by: | September 17, 2015 | 16 Comments |

On Friday, we were raising money for The Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society and their efforts to buy ‘ele-friendly’ buses. We raised lots of money for them by running our own ‘Brookburn Mile’. Well done!  

under: Fundraising, Sport

Team Point Challenge #2

Posted by: | September 15, 2015 | 12 Comments |

Today, we have been learning about sequences of numbers. My sequence starts with 27 and counts in tens. 1. What would the next five numbers be? 2. Why wouldn’t 56 be in my sequence?

under: maths

Team Point Challenge #1

Posted by: | September 9, 2015 | 2 Comments |

Yesterday, we played Temple Run in our maths lesson (shhh…don’t tell anyone!). Here is a screenshot with my score on it. If you can answer the following questions, you can earn some team points! What is my score in words? What would my score be if I multiplied it by 100? What would my score […]

under: maths