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Brimscombe CE VA Primary School

Brimscombe CE VA Primary School

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Otter Class Blog

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  • 12/01/23

    Let's solve a problem!

    After spending time learning about fractions and decimals, the children were set some problems to solve!   To develop understanding around converting fractions to decimals (and vice versa) the children were given a set of domino cards that had equivalents on them. they had to work togethe...
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  • 11/01/23

    In the bleak midwinter....

    The wind and rain didn't dampen the enthusiasm of Otter pupils for the first outdoor learning session of the year.  After some fun warm up games in the mud, it was down to work with construction techniques and fire making.  We finished the session off with showing off our h...
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  • 06/01/23

    Riddle me this...

    The children were writing riddles to practise writing commas in a list. 
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  • 16/12/22

    Christmas Decoration Challenge!

    You have £30. Decorations are different amounts of money. What will you choose? 
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  • 15/12/22

    Christmas Carol Service

    This morning we took part in our Christmas Carol concert. 
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  • 09/12/22

    Christmas Co-ordinates!

    In maths, we have been learning about position and direction, specifically co-ordinates in four quadrants. 
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  • 06/12/22

    The Creation Story

    The children have been learning about the creation story and how it sits alongside the Big Bang theory. 
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  • 05/12/22

    Y6 Sleepover for Shelter

    Y6 spent the night 'sleeping' in our school hall to raise money for homeless charity, Shelter. 
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  • 02/12/22

    Outdoor cooking

    Y6 took part in outdoor learning with Carrie and made some delicious soup and bread! 
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  • 23/11/22


    Y6 kicked off their unit of work about electricity! 
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  • 18/11/22


    Today the children learnt about intervals in music. The found out more about collaborations in music and their music pioneer was Mark Ronson. 
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  • 17/11/22

    Mechanical Automata

    A hands on day in Otter class experimenting with cams and followers to create mechanical movement.  Lots of great ideas creating movement using different shaped cams. As usual, Otter class' natural creativity came to the fore. 
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