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Y5 Science 16th June 2017
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Y5 have been learning about flowering plants-labelling the parts of the plant, learning about their functions and also how the plant reproduces. Last week, they dissected lily flowers and labelled the different parts.

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International Week 22nd May 2017-China
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During this week, the children took part in activities to learn about a different country. This year we chose China and all the classes spoke about what they would like to find out which meant there was a complete variety in our learning. Amongst other activities, Y4 made some excellent dragon pupp…

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School Summer Fayre-Saturday 20th May 2017
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We really appreciated all your support for our Summer Fayre. We had scrummy cakes, fantastic donations for our Pamper Hamper and Italian Hamper and also choctastic and bottletastic contributions for our tombola. The weather held out for us and lots of people came to support us. Big thank you to Y5…

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Y5 Cyclefest Friday 12th May 2017
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What a busy week for Y5-but that is how Mrs. Dixon likes it! Y5 went to Ramsey to take part in the Primary School Cycling Pursuit Championships on the specially constructed track which the professionals would be using the following day. Although only 4 children took part, the rest of the class went…

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Peter's Railway-Thursday 11th May 2017
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Y5 has a fantastic day crammed full of history, engineering, literacy and FUN! They started off with a trip to Douglas Railway Station where they had a tour of the locomotives and sheds and learned about the engineering behind our wonderful steam train heritage on the Island. Joiner's and carriage…

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A visit from the Manx Bard-Tuesday 25th April 2017
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Y3 have been doing a topic on poetry writing and what better way to get some inspiration than a visit from the Manx Bard, John "Dog" Callister! The Bard shared his thought processes as he writes poetry and also gave the children some useful insights about how to improve their own poems.

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Y6 Residential Trip to Wales 8th-12th May 2017
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Y6 have been away this week in deepest Wales on their residential to Manor Adventure. We have really missed them in school but they have been having an ACE time getting up to all sorts of outdoor activities and challenges. High ropes, kayaking, shelter building, fire pit, playing rounders and rock…

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Dolphin Trophy-Wednesday 3rd May 2017
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Well done to the Y5/6 team who swam in the Dolphin Trophy Swimming Championships this week. This event is always a toughie and the children need to dig deep to swim so many races using the range of strokes. I am pleased to say our team was AWESOME and came 4th in our heats. Congratulations team and…

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Our choir at The Guild-Friday 28th April 2017
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WOW! What a performance by our choir at The Guild last week! We came 3rd overall with 85 marks! The children performed to the school in assembly in the morning as their final rehearsal and then in the Royal Hall at the Villa Marina in the afternoon for the competition. Mrs. Dixon and Mrs. Warringto…

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