Tag Archives: Learning Challenge

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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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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Christmas in Nepal

Today Year 3 will learn all about Christmas in Nepal when they are visited by a very special visitor in school. Don’t forget to post your comments below!

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I’ve found my Mummy!

On this day in 1922, English archaeologist Howard Carter opened Tutankhamun’s virtually intact tomb in Egypt. Check out the official ‘Tutankhamun Exhibit’ website here- https://www.tutankhamun-exhibition.co.uk/

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Air Raid Shelter part 2

After 6LH’s visit yesterday, it’s the turn of 6RH to visit the Air Raid Shelter in Stockport- don’t forget to post your comments about what you thought of the trip!

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Air Raid Shelter part 1

Today 6LH will be visiting the Stockport Air Raid Shelter to help them understand more about their Learning Challenge topic of World War II. Don’t forget to post your comments about what you saw, thought and learnt on your trip!

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A new Queen ascends

In 1558, Elizabeth I aged 25, ascends English throne upon death of her half sister Queen “Bloody” Mary. Queen Elizabeth II is the male-line great-granddaughter of Edward VII, who inherited the crown from his mother, Queen Victoria. His father, Victoria’s consort, was … Continue reading

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An eye for an eye

World War II 1940: In response to the levelling of Coventry by the German Luftwaffe two days before, the Royal Air Force bombs Hamburg.

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