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We have had an amazing last week of term, including Snuggle with a Story, making Egyptian bread and learning about the different languages in our school.

Thank you to all of the adults who …

Book Week 2017

Oak class have been so excited to share their books this week – we invited Thames class to share with us and then read with the Year 1 children in the library.

We also can’t get enough of Read Theory

The Pyramid, The Sphinx and The Structure of Rocks

Year 3 and 4 were lucky enough to be visited by a Petrologist this week. Dr Bunbury, whose research has taken her to Egypt many times, came to explain to us about how mud and rocks can reveal hidden historical …

Oak Visit the Fitzwilliam Museum

It’s been such an exciting week in Oak class as we went on our first trip as Year Threes – to the Fitzwilliam Museum. We were very excited, as you can see…

After we dropped our bags, we went straight …

The Pharaoh’s Treasures

Behold, the many pharaohs of Oak class. Some wear the Red Crown, others the White – some even wear the Pschent Double Crown, making them the rulers of all of Ancient Egypt…!

At other times this week, we have taken …

Posture and Place Value

This week, we had our first ever LAMDA session with Lauren. We found out about the importance of good posture and have been practising our ‘neutral’ position – maybe Oak children could try this with their adults at home?

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Welcome to Oak Class 17/18

It has been great to see to see children so excited to be back in school for a new year – a very warm welcome to all children and adults of Year 3, Oak class.

We have spent the week …

Sports Day and Summer Challenges

Sports Day

Monday was a very busy and active day for Oak class as we ran the Reception Sports Day and then took part in our very own.

All of our planning paid off and we have been inundated with …

Oaklandia

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Oak class have been studying the story of Weslandia, which tells of a boy who is treated like an outcast in the real world so he works to create his own.

We have been thinking really carefully about what …

Graphing and Redrafting

Statistics and data have been at the centre of our Maths learning this week. We used our recently revised measuring skills to analyse the hand spans of people in Oak class (as well as some Year 1 visitors). Here is …