How hard have we worked this week!

How hard have we worked this week!

We have used our knowledge of dinosaurs to make our very own information leaflet this week, take a look at our class booklet it is in the main entrance.  Also we have had fun learning all about fossils and the palaeontologists who find and dig them…

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We continue our investigation about dinosaurs.

We continue our investigation about dinosaurs. This week we have been looking at what dinosaurs ate whether they were a carnivore, herbivore or an omnivore, and which features of the dinosaur help us to decide.  Using a selection of non-fiction books we have found out all sorts of interesting…

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Where are the weeks going? Another very busy week in Duxbury!

Where are the weeks going? Another very busy week in Duxbury!

This week we have been looking at numbers that are more than, fewer than and equal to in maths and have been practising using the correct mathematical language.  We have worked hard and used lots of practical activities to support…

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Welcome to autumn in Duxbury!

Welcome to autumn in Duxbury!

 What another very busy week in class. We have continue to explore numbers to 10 comparing numbers which are more than and fewer than a given number. During English we have carried on with our story of ‘Harry and his Bucketful of Dinosaurs’, learning to re tell the…

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What a very busy week we have had in Duxbury class.

What a very busy week we have had in Duxbury class. We have been learning to count objects to 10 forwards and backwards as well as to write numbers in numerals and in words. We have worked very hard. In English we have been focussing on when to use a question mark as well as making sure that our…

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What an amazing first week we have had back in school..

Welcome to Duxbury class Blog,

What an amazing first week we have had back in school, it has been lovely to see all the children coming into school happy and ready to experience lots of new things.

We have been very busy getting familiar with the new routines in class as well as meeting our…

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Keeping fit and healthy

This week, Duxbury Class have been keeping fit and healthy by exercising and cleaning our teeth.  Here are some photos to show you how busy we have been.

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During our literacy lesson we have been learning about Handa’s surprise

This week in Duxbury class, during our literacy lesson we have been learning about Handa’s surprise; a girl that takes a basket of fruits to her friend as a nice surprise. However, along the way there are various animals that pinch the fruit, one by one, until Handa’s basket is empty. Just before…

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Well what an amazing day Wednesday was!

Well what an amazing day Wednesday was! Duxbury class went to Manchester airport to learn all about the planes as a part of our transport topic. They all had the best time.

We got to see what a flight deck looked and also dress up like some of the important people that help us when we go to the…

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We have been learning about direction and time. ..

We have been learning about direction and time. We firstly watched a video about Kay the bison who had to lead her herd to a new watering hole. She used language such as quarter turn, half turn and straight on to get the rest of the bison to their new humble abode. However, it wasn’t all that new…

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Can You Make A Book Using The I-Pad?

Can You Make A Book Using The I-Pad?

 

Take a look at our books about Katie Morag, which we made using the Book Creator app on the i-pads.  We’ve learnt so many skills!  We can take photos (safely and with permission), we know how to import the photos, add text and draw using a drawing…

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Can You Make A Compass?

Can You Make A Compass?

This week we have been learning about position and direction because we need to know about North, East, South and West then we can use maps.  We have looked at a map of an island as well as the local area and we have used digi maps to find our locality.  So that we know…

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