Year 5 – Geography

Year 5 were learning to compare regions in the UK by looking at the most common types of farming in that area. They created posters looking at what a particular type of farming is and why it would be more prevalent in that area of the UK.

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Climate Learning Week

For Climate Learning Week, the children participated in a range of activities across the school. Reception talked about warming weather and how it affects the polar regions. They watched the ice melt in their model outside and measured the water. They predicted that the rising water would cover the stones and land will disappear. In Year 2, […]

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Year 5 Trip – British Museum

On Monday, year 5 visited the British Museum to see the African galleries and the famous Benin Bronzes. After arriving, we took our art books and made sketches of the bronzes which we will use as material for developing our own sculptures next week. At 12pm the children attended a talk given by the museum […]

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Year 5 – Where in the world

This week in Year 5 we have been learning about where in the world our fruits and vegetables come from.  We have used the IPads and atlases to find out their locations, and to understand how the climates are different to the UK. Over the Christmas break examine your food packaging and keep a record […]

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Year 1 – Geography

In Geography, the children learnt about the capital cities in the four countries that make up the United Kingdom. The children used atlases to find the capital cities of each country; they then had to write the name of each city on their very own map of the UK.

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Year 4 – We are now entering the Blue Abyss

We are very excited to be starting our new topic on the Blue Abyss Where we will be donning our wetsuits to explore the mysteries of the deep sea. Our Topic Books look great!     We’ve started by finding out where the world’s oceans are, designing a Top Trump description card about a sea creature […]

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Nursery – Train Ride!

We enjoyed a fantastic train journey last week. Starting at High Barnet station we travelled to Woodside Park, where we climbed up onto the bridge to wave at passing trains. We talked about what we could see, both inside and outside of the trains and stations. We noticed signs and symbols which we had discussed […]

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Year 2 – Visit Barnet Museum

On Wednesday Year 2 had an interesting morning looking at a range of artefacts from the past. The children saw a German bomb shell, old wooden desk and ‘Minnie Mouse’ Gas Mask as well as lots more. Following on from a short introduction, in class, to the War of the Roses and Battle of Barnet […]

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Year 5 – Geography

We are fully in the flow of our current topic on the River Amazon! There has been some really deep learning going on this week, and the children have also sourced all sorts of information about the Amazon and it’s wildlife. Excuse the puns! Last week, we looked back over the water cycle, and made our own […]

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Year 2 – Topic

As part of our new topic ‘Street Detectives’ and in the run up to our class visits to the Barnet Museum, we will be looking at some past and present photographs of Barnet to find out about the changes that have taken place over the years. We will also be working together to prepare and […]

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