Clever artwork. What do you think?

Amazing artwork. What do you think?

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Watt do you think about our circuits?

Falcons and Kestrels have been experimenting with electricity. They tried to light bulbs using wires, batteries and a variety of metallic objects ‘pinched’ from our cupboard!!!!!

 

Can you see where they have been inventive?

WARNING: this content may contain ‘dabs’ and cheesy grins!

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Leavers’ BBQ Memories! A great night was had by all!

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Thursday 30th June, year 6 had their last sports day at Moorlands Primary school

standing jump

standing jump

Holly on the obstacle race

Holly on the obstacle race

Archie was a star with the vortex, nearly throwing out of the field.

Archie was a star with the vortex, nearly throwing out of the field.

Rojin stepping out on the ladder

Rojin stepping out on the ladder

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Year 6 trip to Reading University

On Wednesday, 22nd June year 6 visited the University of Reading London Road campus to take part in a day organised by LASAR( Learning about science and religion) https://blogs.reading.ac.uk/lasar/

We took part in sessions including:  illusions and  how brains can be tricked;  why we are unique and we debated if we should ‘recreate dinosaurs from DNA – after making DNA helices from sweets and what miracles are and can they be explained by science?

In the great hall

In the great hall

A knitting robot!

A knitting robot!

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in the lecture theatre

in the lecture theatre

Can our brains be deceived?

Can our brains be deceived?

which hand is the coin in?

which hand is the coin in?

The dog of disaster caused problems with the matchbox balancing

The dog of disaster caused problems with the matchbox balancing

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How did the paper pieces move?

How did the paper pieces move?

NO - we shouldn't bring back dinosaurs

NO – we shouldn’t bring back dinosaurs

YES - we should bring back dinosaurs

YES – we should bring back dinosaurs

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Halfords’ bike maintenance workshop

Wednesday 15th, several of year 6 took part in a bike maintenance workshop led by Halfords. We learned how to mend a puncture, to adjust brakes and chains and how to keep our bikes safe.

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Year 6 Kestrels ~ art and electronics day

Today year 6 took part in a workshop led by Reading University to make a mythical creature. We used micro electronics to add moving features, lights and sound effects to our creatures. Then we presented our work as part of a story to the other groups.

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It’s a long way to Montevideo!!!

The children have been using scale to work out the distance from one South American city to another. They then converted their answer from kilometres to miles. We all had great fun and were able to use and apply our knowledge of KPIs from maths lessons.

 

DSCF0419  Excellent work Rojin!!

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Shannon writes with Faija about Legoland

Faija and I have decided to team up and write about Legoland together.

Legoland Windsor resort is an adventure for everyone. On Sunday,Kaitlyn went on a trip to LEGOLAND here is her view “It was great fun and I enjoyed all of the rides there.”
A special THANKS to Kaitlyn for your input. LEGOLAND has a wide range of activities like: driving lessons which Fajia says is the best,The Dragon and Star wars mini land. Thank you Mrs Randall!!!!

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MMm Yum Yum – A belly-rumbling morning assembly with Ready Steady Cook!

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The children were all quizzed on their knowledge of healthy eating – Luis – What food group are Haribos again? 😉

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The ‘chosen sous-chefs’ had the pleasure of being in Red or Green Team; represented by Head Chefs Mrs Love and Miss Urwin, who both currently hold two Mich-oorlands’ Stars!

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Mind those fingers children! Totally chop-tastic!

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Red team cooked a Thai Coconut curry with cous cous whilst Green Team prepared a BBQ Bean wrap!

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