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Otter Class Blog

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  • 28/09/22

    Planting up 'Yellow Rattle'

    An act of environmental care. Y6 pupil panted 'yellow rattle' on the meadow bank. This plant helps create space for wild flowers and insects.  It is often used to transform grasslands back to meadow to the benefit of the environment.     Thanks to Mr G for the seeds...
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  • 20/09/22

    Big Art Outside

    Y6 were set the tricky challenge of creating big pictures of famous London landmarks. Using photographs they had to use their knowledge of 'scale,' to recreate larger versions of the original. Ace teamwork and measuring skills!     
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  • 20/09/22

    Geography - Mountain Expeditions!

    We have been learning about mountains and how they are formed in Geography. 
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  • 16/09/22

    First Free Read Friday of the year!

    Otter class were excited to get back into free reading!
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  • 14/09/22

    Mind maps!

    The children are trying a new way to research and remember information. 
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  • 14/09/22

    Harvesting Apples and Pears

    We spent the first outdoor learning session of the year outside in our school orchard. The trees are full of fruit this year and were ripe for the picking. As an act of kindness, we gave the fruit to our school community at the end of the day. As the names of their variety's have rub...
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  • 12/09/22

    Solving the Friendship Problem!

    Kicking off the year thinking about one of our Christian values - friendship.
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  • 15/06/22

    Y6 Leavers Service

    Our year 6 pupils took part on the Y6 leavers service held in the beautiful setting of  Gloucester Cathedral. Brimscombe was one of many schools across the county invited to the service where there were songs and readings including one from  the Bishop of Gloucester, Bishop Rache...
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  • 15/06/22

    Planting up

    Otter class were working hard in the sun. They have filled the beds and have now planted up all sorts of vegetables. Lots of learning about equal division of space, tall and short plants and keeping the direction of the sun. Great work!
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  • 10/06/22

    School Garden Progress

    After a lot of hard graft the new school garden is really coming on. The beds are nearly done, bog garden dug and soft fruit bushes planted. Great work Otters 
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  • 18/05/22

    Year 5 Sports Week Day 3- Duathlon

    Another sunny day of sports. This time a  gruelling cross-country course for the children to run and cycle round, testing skill and endurance. A massive well done to all our pupils for completing the course and in the Grand final we came .......... 1st- 2nd and 4th! 
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  • 18/05/22

    Y5 Sports Week day 2- The Big Hike

    The sun cam out for our epic hike around the hills. The perfect day Tina beautiful landscape.  Commons and woodlands, beautiful views and blue skies. All finished off with very well earned Ice cream. 
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