Stargazers in Year 5

This term in Morpurgo class we have been learning about space. Our topic ‘Stargazers’ has allowed us to explore our surrounding Solar System as well as the vast unknown areas beyond that. We have done lots of Science investigations and pieces of writing linked to this topic and below you will find some samples of our work from this term.


Production Reveal 2018

Last Thursday, after a week working hard during their SATs, we finally got to reveal 2018’s end of year production to Year 6.  There was a lot of speculation about what the show would be, lots of questions and looking for hints around the school…but we are pretty good at keeping these big events well hidden! Then, on Friday, after having practiced their Greatest
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Red, White and Blue

To celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we had a red, white and blue day on Friday.  What a great effort everyone made to look colourful in preparation for the big day! As well as everyone looking fantastic, we had a mini-street party in the school hall with some tasty picnic food. Out in the playground we had music, dancing and
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Mini Beast Party in Year 2

We had a fun filled afternoon with parents by doing some great activities linked to out topic ‘Wriggle and Crawl’. To start with, we munched some handmade ladybird biscuits smothered with chocolate buttons. They were absolutely delicious! Believe it or not, we could have some creepy crawlies such as ladybirds, caterpillars, butterflies and many more face painted on our lovely faces. ​Best of all was
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Dragon Forest School

Reception classes went to the forest to create some dens for our dragons. We used pegs and materials to make sure the dragon has some shelter. We were very good at working in a team and helping each other to create our dragons den. As we were creating the dens we said this; Jisha: “The dragon goes under the den. The dragon has a
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Tennis Competition

Congratulations to all of the children who took part and were involved in the DSGP Mini Tennis Red Tournament held at David Lloyd this week. It was a wonderful opportunity for our four, young tennis athletes to represent Dartford Bridge and showcase some of the new skills they have been learning and mastering in their PE and our afterschool tennis club. The children did fantastically well and should be proud of
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St George’s Parade

Year 3 had a fantastic afternoon out in Dartford to support the town’s St George’s Day celebrations. They walked with their bright, decorative masks, following the impressive dragon as they led the parade of different schools. In the park, they listened to the mayor’s speech, sang happy birthday to the Queen and heard the news of the new royal baby before returning home with
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A Villain in our Classroom!

MAJOR UPDATE: When the children came into class this morning they found a new note left by Doctor Slime! It seems our kind messages have worked. Well done Ahlberg class! Mrs Scott was shocked to see a flash of green darting out of Ahlberg’s classroom at lunchtime on Thursday. She told the children what she had seen and they spotted some very unusual notes
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“Let Me Teach You”

Recently in nursery we have been learning new Read Write Inc Sounds. Our new I-Spy area is proving to be really popular and we have been taking it in turns to be teacher, practising sounds and helping each other on our learning journey. Mrs Sparrow, Mrs Connelly and Miss Midford have been hiding the sound of the day inside and outside our classroom and
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Shorne Country Park

On Wednesday Year 2 went to Shorne Country Park to learn about mini beasts, their habitats and enjoy the large areas of the park. The children had a great time doing various activities such as building a habitat competition. Children worked in groups and used their creativity to design and built habitats for mini beasts using natural resources and materials they found around them. Also,
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