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Young Carers Action Day – 16th March 2021

This poster has been made by a young carer at Millbrook.

World Book Week – Alice in Wonderland

For World Book Week this year we are getting to know the classic book Alice in Wonderland. On Monday 1st March staff dressed up to start to week off. Year 2 children enjoyed their work on capacity making a potion for Alice

The Dragon’s Egg!

Year one had a strange object which appeared near their classroom. They followed a trail of scales to find an enormous shiny, green egg on a nest.They looked at the evidence to try and determine what it was…. they decided it was most likely a dragon’s egg. They produced some fantastic writing saying what they thought it could be. The dragon also set the…
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Giraffes Can’t Dance!

This week we have listened to the story ‘Giraffes Can’t Dance’. The children researched facts about the jungle and then drew a picture and labelled it. We then made sock puppets of animals you might find in the jungle. We wrote a materials list and sentences about how we made the sock puppets.

Superheros in KS1

KS1 staff dressed as Superheroes to introduce the new topic Historical Superheroes. The children in Year 2 became Superheroes as well by making their own Superhero masks.

The Glory of Rome

Year 3 and 4 have been studying the Romans this term. They have been exploring different designs and symbols used on their shields and the meanings behind them before creating their own design and completed shields. Can you tell what their interests were?

Champions For Change – Year 5 & 6

Children in Year 5 and Year 6 have been finding out about influential people in history.  They have studied Emily Davison and Emmeline Pankhurst who were key figures in the suffragette movement.  They led militant protests and campaigns to earn women the right to vote.  

Story of the Week – “The Gruffalo”

In Ladybirds and Bumblebees we enjoyed listening to our story of the week, The Gruffalo! The children created their own Monsters and labelled them. They also enjoyed making Gruffalo Krispie cakes!  

Ladybirds & Bumblebees – “Whatever Next”

We enjoyed listening to our story of the week, Whatever Next! The children created story maps of the story, wrote a list of things they would take to space and created their own rockets.

Millbrook Movers Challenge

This term the children had a Millbrook Movers challenge to get out and be active outside of school with their families. Lots of children completed all of the challenges that were set and they were entered into our grand prize draw to win their very own sports watch! Santa, of course, drew the winner, who was Lachlan in Ladybirds. Congratulations to everyone who took…
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