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Year 5 - Mrs Matthews and Mrs Boulton

In DT we learnt how to make bridges strong.

In Science we have been learning about forces.

Problem-solving on NSPCC Number Day and in maths lessons

Partake Theatre group came in and delivered a Maya day

We researched Maya artefacts

We made clay hieroglyphs

We created Maya timelines

We played Pok-a-Tok

We made and tasted Maya hot chocolate

Our Future - Robotics Workshop continued

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Here is a video of one of the groups executing their programming of one of the robots. The children thoroughly loved their workshop - we think you can tell from the photos and video!

Developing wheelchair basketball skills

Getting in and out of the chairs and moving safely

Getting to know the chair

Class 5 having fun!

Class 6 having fun!

Playing tig

Making trains


Our visit to the Sikh Gurdwara in Derby

Around the Gurdwara

The 5Ks

In the Langer Hall eating Dahl

Author Visit - Dan Henshaw came to school for the day!

Explorer Academy Rainforest Day Greenscreen Photos

Learning directions in French

Learning all about the American States

The final Rock 'n' Roll Dance lesson