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Entries from March 18th, 2016

Readers can be Leaders

March 18th, 2016 · No Comments · English, General News, Year 4

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr Seuss, from ‘I can Read with my Eyes Shut’ ‘Leaders are Readers’ – there’s absolutely no doubt about that! Reading helps you learn about whatever it is you want to know about. […]

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Bad Hair Day?

March 16th, 2016 · 3 Comments · General News, Learning Habits, Year 4

My hair isn’t messy, it’s just erupting with AWESOME!  

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Bubbles & Balloons

March 15th, 2016 · 3 Comments · General News, Science, Year 4

  It is Science Week at Holme Grange and the daily activities will further the wonder and delight of science in the natural world around us. The Year 4 children were fortunate to enjoy two science workshops today, all themed on water and air.

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Silver at the Woodley Festival

March 14th, 2016 · No Comments · English, General News, Year 4

Congratulations to the children in 4L who were awarded a Silver certificate in the Choral Verse Speaking section, for their wonderful poetry recital at Sunday afternoon’s Woodley Festival, held at St Crispin’s School in Wokingham. The girls and boys performed the fateful poem ‘Jim’ by Hilaire Belloc.

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A message from the King…

March 9th, 2016 · 1 Comment · General News

“Life isn’t like Burger King. You can’t always have it your way.“ “You are more than what you have become. It’s time to take your place in the circle of Life.“ – Mufasa, in ‘The Lion King’ “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, […]

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I smile, You smile!

March 9th, 2016 · 1 Comment · General News, Year 4

“Let your smile change the world but don’t let the world change your smile.“

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Numbers in Numicon (part 2)

March 3rd, 2016 · No Comments · General News, Maths, Year 4

Some of the Year 4 children are using Numicon to revise their division skills, as a precursor for converting mixed and improper fractions.

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Football Fantasy!

March 3rd, 2016 · 3 Comments · General News, Sport, Year 4

  “I’m attracted to football’s capacity for beauty. When well played, the game is a dance with a ball.” Eduardo Galeano (1940-2015) Uruguayan footballer

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WORLD BOOK DAY!

March 3rd, 2016 · 2 Comments · English, General News, Year 4

Characters Welcome!   Today is World Book Day. All the children in the school have been invited to dress up as various characters from classic children’s stories. “No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.” Lewis Carroll in ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass’

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