Author Archives: Mr C

A World of Other Cultures

Today marks the start of Multicultural Week @ Red Lane. Each class will engage in a wide variety of cultural activities to reflect the wide array of cultures around the World. They will also engage with British Values, understanding and … Continue reading

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A light bulb moment

On this day in 1847, inventor Thomas Edison was born. Inventor Thomas Edison created such great innovations as the practical incandescent electric light bulb and the phonograph. A savvy businessman, he held more than 1,000 patents for his inventions.

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A Royal Wedding

On this day in 1840, British Queen Victoria (20) marries her cousin Albert (20) of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, later the Prince Consort at St James’ Palace.

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The toys are moving!

At 3.30pm today, Year 1 parents, carers and family members will have the chance to see the handy work of their children as they showcase their moving toys they have made.

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The jungle drums are beating

To help them learn more about Africa and the different African cultures, Year 2 will begin a drumming project with Alfa Music Service using African drums. Check back soon to see their performance!

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Year 2 Trip

Last week 2B visited the Masjid-e-Noorul Mosque, today it is 2C’s chance to learn more about the Mosque and the Islam religion. Don’t forget to Blog about your trip!

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Safer Internet Day Quiz

  Here is the annual Safer Internet Day Quiz. The class with the most correct answers or the class with the most posts will with a PRIZE! The quiz answers will be posted later on in the week. Good Luck! … Continue reading

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Safer Internet Day 2018

Today is Safer Internet Day 2018! Safer Internet Day is celebrated globally in February each year to promote the safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people, and the campaign sees over 1,600 organisations unite to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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That’s one huge nugget!

On this day in 1869, the World’s largest gold nugget was discovered by John Deason and Richard Oates. The largest gold nugget ever found was called the “Welcome Stranger” weighing in at 2316 troy ounces (72.04 kg). It was found by John … Continue reading

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A National Treasure is born

On this day in 1913, Rosa Parks was born. By refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama, city bus in 1955, black seamstress Rosa Parks (1913—2005) helped initiate the civil rights movement in the United … Continue reading

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