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Room 12 has been learning about landforms.  We learned about rivers and that they flow from high (mountains) to low places (ocean).  We also learned what happens to rock as it flows down a river to the beach.  The strong flow of the river makes rocks crush into each other, breaking them apart, causing the.. read more →

Room 30 have been studying the artwork of Paul Klee.  Our character portraits were influenced by his use of geometric shapes.   read more →

In Room 16 we have been learning to describe using our five senses – sight, touch, taste, sound and smell.  We popped some popcorn and we had a go at describing what was happening. Here are some of our poems – we hope you enjoy!   read more →

Waterwise Video read more →

28.08.19 Feel free to come in and view the junior school’s amazing creations in our classrooms and chat to us about our learning! read more →

13.08.19 As part of our study on toys (past and present) we embarked on a school trip to the Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) and we were not disappointed. We were immersed in all the different exhibits and thoroughly enjoyed going on a scavenger hunt among the historic buildings. The tram ride that travelled.. read more →

19.06.19 Today PVS had a visit from Science in a Van. Alan and Emily showed us how to balance a stick on one finger.  We had to find the centre of balance so we made a prediction and then an observation.They made bubbles and we found out about the word mixture.  Inside the bubble is air… read more →

04.06.19 We are so very lucky to have Mr Rankin who teaches us once a term. He gives us opportunities to develop our skills in science, technology, engineering and maths. Today we built robots out of Lego blocks and we used iPads to programme them. We engineered the movements of the robots and we got.. read more →

06.06.19 Nikolai from St John Emergency Services came in to PVS and gave us opportunities to think, talk and role play situations that would make us aware of how to respond in various emergencies. We worked in groups to decide on various scenarios and the response needed and we practised how to deal with people.. read more →