Monthly Archives: January 2018

Double Trip

Today there are 2 trips taking place- Years 2 and 4 will each be departing school to get real-life and hands on experiences to aid them in their learning. Year 2B will be visiting Masjid-e-Noorul Mosque to develop their knowledge and … Continue reading

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Year 3 visit Hall i’th’ Wood

Today, Year 3 will further their knowledge about Samuel Crompton and some of the history of Bolton by visiting Hall i’th’ Wood. Hall i’ th’ Wood is an early 16th-century manor house in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. It is a Grade I listed building and is currently … Continue reading

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O Romeo, Romeo wherefore art thou?

On this day in 1597, English scholars believe today that the first date that one of play writer William Shakespeare’s plays, Romeo and Juliet, was first performed. Synopsis In William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, a long feud between the Montague … Continue reading

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The King’s reign ends

On this day in 1547, King Henry VIII died. King Henry VIII is notoriously known for having 6 wives whilst reigning as King (divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived) in his quest for a son to succeed him after his … Continue reading

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Gunpowder Plot Trial begins

On this day in 1606, the trial of Guy Fawkes and other conspirators began, ending in their death on January 31st.

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A jewel amongst the rocks

On this day in 1905, the World’s largest diamond was discovered in South Africa. The Cullinan Diamond is the largest gem-quality rough diamond ever found, weighing 3,106.75 carats (621.35 g), discovered at the Premier No. 2 mine in Cullinan, South Africa, on 26 January 1905. It was named after Thomas Cullinan, … Continue reading

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Online Safety Newsletter

    Here is the first edition of the BASE Academy Online Safety Newsletter. It’s packed with information, tips, onlinefacts and helpful hints on how to keep your child/children safe at home when they use online technology and mobile devices. If … Continue reading

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School Council part 2

Today Red Lane’s School Council members will take part in their second assembly this week for Key Stage 1, discussing who they are, what they do in school council and also asking for pupils’ help and ideas. Good Luck!

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Did you know?

Did you know that many whales are toothless? They use a plate of comb-like fibre called baleen to filter small crustaceans and other creatures from the water.

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School Council

Today Red Lane’s School Council members will take part in their first assembly for Key Stage 2, discussing who they are, what they do in school council and also asking for pupils’ help and ideas. Good Luck!

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