Birkacre Art!

On Thursday 2nd July Birkacre Class visited Holy Cross High School’s art department. They spent an afternoon working with Miss Ryder and some Year 7 volunteers.

We looked at the work of an artist and replicated that work in our own style. the children worked on techniques such as mark making…

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Blackpool Zoo

We had a lovely day at Blackpool Zoo on Wednesday.  The children were very well behaved and so were animals!  Well done everyone for a lovely day out.

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What a energetic week …

This week has been and action packed one in every sense of the word. We started off on Monday with a mini multi skills competition run by Mr Broomhead. We had to use our football, rugby, netball and hockey skills to earn points for our house teams.

Tuesday was the main event with junior sports…

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The scores are in…

On the 21st of June recently, it was St. Josephs sports day and this is the report of year ones sports day. It all began with a fun warm up prepared by Mrs. Bades, then the confident class moved onto their long run races and here are our winners: Alfie Scull (St. Luke), Ocean Taylor (St. Luke),…

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RECEPTION CLASS BLOG

As most people are aware of, Tuesday the 22nd June was sports day. To make it special, this was Reception class’ first ever sports day. This event started at 1:15pm as all the infant classes gathered together in the hall to march to the field. Then they did a fun warm up to get them prepared for…

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Persuasive adverts, persuasive postcards, tag rugby, holy cross science day and much more:

Persuasive adverts, persuasive postcards, tag rugby, holy cross science day and much more:

It’s been a busy week in year 5. We’ve been up to Holy Cross for a science day where we got to do exciting experiments that caused fizzes and explosions! It was really fun.

We also took part in the Tag…

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As most parents and families are aware, sports day took place at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary school

As most parents and families are aware, Tuesday 22nd of June, sports day took place at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary school, and for the Year 2’s, as their final sport day in the infants each house team were almost certain they would win. This event started with all teams gathering in the hall,…

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A trip to Blackpool zoo…

We are feeling very lucky this week in Astley class! Our school kindly paid for us all to go to Blackpool Zoo,  so off we went to spot some African animals.

We had a fantastic day out despite it being incredibly hot, and all the children where beautifully behaved. We started the day at the Sea…

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Infant Sports Day

We had great weather on Tuesday for our Sports Day and we had lots of fun.  There were some record breaking attempts made at throwing and standing long jump.  Well done everyone in Duxbury Class!

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Such a fun-filled week…

Astley class have been incredibly busy this week, with lots going on! Firstly, in Literacy we have been using all the describing words we thought of last week and writing our own description of the lion from the book ‘We’re going on a lion hunt’. All the writing was fantastic, well done…

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Outdoor Classroom

On Friday it was empty classroom day. As part of our celebration of learning outdoors and our Africa topic Birkacre ventured down to the Garden of Eden to cook bananas – African style!

Great fun was had by all, smearing bananas in butter and sugar unfortunately the weather did not play fair and…

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WOW! What a wonderful week…

WOW! What a wonderful week of beautiful weather we have had! We have very much enjoyed spending lots of time in our outdoor area, where it has been warm for a change, YAY!

In literacy this week we have been looking at describing words, in particular those that describe some of the wonderful…

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