St. Mary's RC Langley
Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Google Expeditions

14 March 2017

This week 4F had the opportunity to see the Amazon River and Angel Falls using virtual reality through Google Expeditions, an exciting and interactive way to learn...

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 14 March 2017

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

National Waste Week

9 March 2017

The theme for this year's Waste Week is 'Upcycling' so 4F have upcycled their empty milk cartons and created their own personal pencil pots ...

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 9 March 2017

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Creating our own mythical creatures

25 January 2017

 

 

This week in our English lessons we have been creating our own mythical creature for our own version of the story of Beowulf. 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 25 January 2017

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4F Collective Worship -Christmas

20 December 2016

Today's collective worship we lit the fifth candle, this is the white candle and is known as the Christ candle and is about Jesus. We spent our time reflecting on Christmas Day, what we are celebrating and spending time with our families. 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 20 December 2016

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4F's Invertebrate Hunt

7 December 2016

Today's science lesson we were learning about classifying and identifying invertebrates. We decided to go around the school grounds to see if we could find any....

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 7 December 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Anti Bullying Workshops

17 November 2016

4F and 4C enjoyed their workshop today learning all about bullying. We discussed the different types of bullying, what we can do about it and who can we speak to. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 17 November 2016

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Remembrance service

11 November 2016

Today at St Mary's the whole school took part in a Remembrance Service to remember and honour the sacrifices people have made in wars. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 11 November 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4F's science experiment

12 October 2016

Today's science investigation was all about melting chocolate! Our Science topic this half term is Changing State, so today we were investigating what temperature of water would melt the chocolate pieces the quickest... 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 October 2016

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4F solving Two Step Word Problems

11 October 2016

This week we have been working on solving word problems, today's lesson we had a go at two step word problems. We worked together in our groups to complete a range of questions that included addition and subtraction. 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 11 October 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Maths 'Solve n Switch'

27 September 2016

During today's maths lesson we did a Kagan activity called 'solve n switch'. This activity means we work with our shoulder partners, we both complete a question and then our partner checks our working out to see if we have understood it. Today we are focusing on column addition…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 27 September 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4F visit Manchester Museum

26 September 2016

4F had a fantastic day visiting The Manchester Museum. We had the opportunity to explore the different themes in the museum and research about the Ancient Egyptians, we also learnt about the different items that the Ancient Egyptians would bury with them to take into the afterlife. We even saw a…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 26 September 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Times tables games

20 September 2016

4F spent part of their maths lesson focusing on their times tables, today they played a variety of games and activities to help build on their multiplication knowledge. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 20 September 2016

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4F Collective Worship

13 September 2016

Today's statement to live by was 'I can say one good thing about myself.' 

We focused on saying positive things about ourselves and sharing these with the class. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 13 September 2016

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Safer Internet Day 2016

9 February 2016

Today is SID 2016, 4W have been looking at different ways to stay safe on the Internet. We have designed a #shareaheart poster and completed a range of activities throughout the day. 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 9 February 2016

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4W and 4G enjoy an Anglo Saxon day at Tatton Park

19 January 2016

As part of our History topic we are learning all about the Anglo Saxons, year 4 were lucky enough to visit Tatton Park and experience how the Anglo Saxons lived in their villages, they participated in a range of activities throughout the day. They learnt how the Anglo Saxons would fight to protect…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 19 January 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4W and 4G visit Church

12 January 2016

This afternoon year 4 had the opportunity to go over to church, we spent the afternoon learning about the important items that are in our church. It was a great opportunity for the children to learn about the different special items, such as the altar, the Font and our Holy Book, we had the…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 January 2016

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Artist working with 4W

12 January 2016

Today 4W had a visit from an artist, he worked with the class showing a range of drawing techniques, they drew portraits of each other and buildings surrounding the school. All the children had a great morning, they even created their own comic strip book. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 January 2016

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Anti Bullying Week

19 November 2015

 
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During Anti Bullying week this week 4W did lots of different activities in class to help us understand the importance of stopping bullying, we did a range of drama activities and discussions in class, we also designed our own…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 19 November 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Researching the Brothers Grimm

12 November 2015

 
 
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During our topic lesson today we researched facts about the Brothers Grimm. We worked in pairs to use the iPads to research facts and then create a poster about the two brothers. We found a lot of interesting…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 November 2015

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Collective worship - 4W

6 November 2015

Today's collective worship was about trying to be just and fair. 4G and 4W gathered together to reflect on this statement. We spent our time discussing what is just and fair in our world. We reflected and prayed for those people that are not as fortunate as us, those that live in a world where…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 6 November 2015

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Judaism- The Torah

2 November 2015

 
As part of our Religion we understand how important it is to learn about other faiths. We have just had a week learning about the Jewish faith, Judaism. As part of our learning we focused on the Torah, the Holy Book. We even made our own Torah's and decorated them to show how sacred they…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 2 November 2015

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4W's fantastic pieces of homework

2 November 2015

 

Over the half term holiday the children in 4W had the task to create anything they wanted about what we have learnt about Ancient Egypt this last term. They could create posters, booklets, powerpoints, or even be creative and make Ancient Egyptian artefacts. Lots of fantastic work was…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 2 November 2015

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4W News Reporters

20 October 2015

 
 
During today's lesson we went back in time to 1922 when Howard Carter discovered Tutankhamun's tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. The children from 4W are now news reporters, they imagined they were in Egypt, discovering the wonders that had been hidden away in the famous…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 20 October 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Perimeter Posters!

20 October 2015

 

In maths today 4W worked excellent with their partners to design their own posters all about Perimeter. Their posters needed to bright and eye-catching, they needed to make sure they included: 

  • A definition of perimeter 
  • How we can find the perimeter 
  • A method to work out the…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 20 October 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Eco-Schools Activities

13 October 2015

Today 8 children from 4W worked with our Eco-Council and Forest Phil developing the wasteland area next to the infant playground. The children's task was to collect materials from the wasteland area which will be used to create a special sign for our school. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 13 October 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4W's Rosary Bracelets

12 October 2015

 

 

This week we have made our own decade of the Rosary for our own Rosary bracelets so we can pray the Rosary in school or at home. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 October 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Graffiti Maths 4W

5 October 2015

This week, to support our learning of addition using column method and partitioning we showcased our learning in different ways. One of these ways was by using ‘Graffiti Maths’.
This is where we wrapped up the tables in large paper and solved money problems by writing onto the tables. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 5 October 2015

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Learning how to write Roman Numerals

23 September 2015

This week 4W have been learning how to read and write Roman Numerals up to 100. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 23 September 2015

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4W's E-safety lesson

15 September 2015

4W's computing lesson today was all about being safe on the Internet. 

 

 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 15 September 2015

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4W Back to School

4 September 2015

Today 4W were learning about the place value of digits, they were working in pairs making 4, 5 and 6 digit numbers and explaining to their partners what the place value of each digit was in that number.

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 4 September 2015

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4W's Sweet themed Art lesson

6 July 2015

 

Today 4W have worked with our art teacher Sue Aggarwal, our theme for this term has been Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The children have created their own sweets using modroc, glue and paints to create different styles. 

The children really enjoyed their day, here are some of…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 6 July 2015

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Dancing with Daryl from Dance Box

25 June 2015

      

 

Today 4W had an active session with Daryl from Dance Box. They learnt the steps and routine to the song 'Cheerleader'. The class had great fun showing off their dancing skills and keeping fit at the same time! 

 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 25 June 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4W's Active Class Walk

23 June 2015

Today 4W went on their class walk. As part of our Healthy Schools Week we are trying to make sure we stay active. So we all went on a 30 minute walk around our local area near St Mary's. It was a fun and active way to keep fit. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 23 June 2015

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4W's Sports day

22 June 2015

    

4W had a great afternoon today taking part in the Lower Key Stage 2 Sports day. The children were grouped into their houses, and took part in many races. They did Long jump, javelin, shot put, a sprint race and hurdles! 

It was a great afternoon for all the…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 22 June 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4W's Sports day

22 June 2015

    

4W had a great afternoon today taking part in the Lower Key Stage 2 Sports day. The children were grouped into their houses, and took part in many races. They did Long jump, javelin, shot put, a sprint race and hurdles! 

It was a great afternoon for all the…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 22 June 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Holy Communion

13 June 2015

Congratulations to all of the children in 4W and 3D that made their First Holy Communion today! We hope you all had a very special day with your family and friends.

 

 

 

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Posted by Miss C. Dovey on 13 June 2015

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Football with Marc from The FA Skills Team

3 June 2015

4W had an extra PE lesson this week with Coach Marc from the FA Skills team.

The children worked on running and moving, dodging with out the ball, then tried to show Marc their football skills by dribbling.

Marc asked the children to try and keep the ball close to their feet, and move…

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Posted by St Mary's RC Primary School on 3 June 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

Congratulations Year 3 on your Confirmation!

14 May 2015

On Wednesday and Thursday this week the year 3 children from 4W and 3D made their Confirmation. During the service the children received the Holy Spirit again and took another step closer to becoming full members of the Church.

We look forward to their Holy Communion next month.

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Posted by Miss C. Dovey on 14 May 2015

Category: Class 4F - Mrs Greenwood

4W News

12 May 2015

This week 4W are reporting the news. 

Breaking News: Chocolate is going to be banned!

It was 4W's jobs to find out what was going to be happening so they can write their reports. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 May 2015

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When we visited Deeplish

28 April 2015

4W and 4G went to visit our friends at Deeplish. We visited the mosque, learnt about how they pray and worship. After that we went to visit their school and were treated to some of their food. 

 

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Posted by Miss C. Dovey on 28 April 2015

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4W's First Violin Lesson

22 April 2015

Today has been 4W's first violin lesson with Miss Hannah. 

 

The children from 4W are very fortunate to have the opportunity to have violin lessons every Wednesday morning, where they can learn new musical skills and develop their knowledge within music. 

4W learnt lots of new things,…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 22 April 2015

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Blast off!!

18 March 2015

Today 4W made rockets as part of our Space Week work. Take a look at our pictures of our rockets blasting off. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 18 March 2015

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What were Victorian schools like?

12 March 2015

Our history topic this term is Victorian Schools. During today's lesson we did a carousel of activies which included:

- finding research from information books

- comparing pictures inside Victorian schools

- writing comparisons about the similarities and differences of our school today…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 March 2015

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Inspirational People

12 March 2015

Our Religion focus this half term is 'God's People'. Through the work of CAFOD we are looking at stories of people from around the world, and how people are inspirational to us. 

We spent our Religion lesson learning about what a saint is and how we are all a 'Communion of Saints'. 

In…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 12 March 2015

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British Values Link with Deeplish Primary School

11 March 2015

This afternoon we had some special visitors, children from Deeplish Primary School in Rochdale, it was a fun and exciting learning journey for both our schools. We have set up a link with Deeplish Primary School to help widen our knowledge of other faiths in our town. 

The children from St…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 11 March 2015

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4W and 4G Collective Worship

10 March 2015

During today's collective worship 4G and 4W came together for a reflective session. We focused on the theme of Faith, Hope and Love. We listened to a reading from St Paul and talked within our group how we can spread God's message of Faith, Hope and Love around our school. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 10 March 2015

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The Tunnel Conscience Alley

4 March 2015

Our focus for our English lessons is the book 'The Tunnel' by Anthony Browne. Our lesson today was looking at the character Rose, she is faced with a dilemma in the story, should she follow her brother Jack through the tunnel or not. 

4W created a conscience alley for Rose, half do the class…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 4 March 2015

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Pizza Fractions

26 February 2015

For our topic this week in Maths we have been looking at fractions. During today's lesson we focused on finding fractions of numbers. We were given pizza outlines, that were split into different parts. The task was to share the amounts of counters between the slices. 

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 26 February 2015

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Rochdale Pioneers Museum

10 February 2015

Today 4W spent the morning at the Rochdale Pioneers Museum on Toad Lane in Rochdale. The Store on Toad Lane is the birthplace of the Co-operative movement. 

The children had the opportunity to participate in lots of activities at the museum, they spent time looking around the museum and…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 10 February 2015

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4W and 3D's Class Mass

6 February 2015

4W and 3D's Class Mass

This week it was 4W and 3D's Class Mass. The theme of our Mass was FRIENDSHIP. We discussed how a good friend is one of God’s best gifts. We are lucky to have friends around us – to play with, to talk to, and to help us. So we thank God for our friends and for the…

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Posted by Miss C. Dovey on 6 February 2015

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4W's Class Assembly

16 December 2014

Today was 4W's class assembly. The assembly focused on the Third Sunday of Advent. We discussed with the school in assembly how the third candle represents Mary and joy. Some children joined in with some drama and acted out the gospel reading, which was about the Angel Gabriel visiting Mary and…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 16 December 2014

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Christmas Party!

15 December 2014

This afternoon we enjoyed our annual Christmas party. Take a look at some of our dance moves!!

 

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Posted by Miss C. Dovey on 15 December 2014

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4W Remembers

9 December 2014

Today 4W joined together with 3D to remember the Christmas Day Truce Football match of 1914.

They played a series of small sided matches, trying to recreate what happened on 'No Man's Land' in 1914

The pupils enjoyed playing football all afternoon, and even enjoyed making and setting up…

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Posted by St Mary's RC Primary School on 9 December 2014

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4W receives some special post!

27 November 2014

This week 4W received some special post.....

 

We received a letter from a boy named Hiccup, from the film How to Train your Dragon. With this exciting letter we also received a book all about dragons from the film. Hiccup wants us to help him write some descriptions about our own…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 27 November 2014

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Roman Projects

23 November 2014

As pasrt of our homework we had to research the Romans. It was an opportunity for us to show off our creative skills. Here is some of our hard work.....

 

                    

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 23 November 2014

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Roman Artefacts Afternoon

19 November 2014

     

   

 

Today the children from 3D, 4W and 4G spent the afternoon looking at a range of Roman artefacts. We spent our time looking at different objects and discussing what they thought the Romans would have used them for. 

We learnt many new things and started to imagine what life…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 19 November 2014

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Life in the trenches WWI

17 November 2014

During our English lessons last week we focused on the soldier's experiences in the trenches. We did a lot of work looking at the viewpoint of the soldiers and understanding their feelings. In our lesson on Thursday we looked at a range of images, letters and a play script, and our task was to…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 17 November 2014

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The Planet Pandora

1 October 2014

In our English lessons this week 4W are focusing our learning on the planet of Pandora, from the film Avatar. We are focusing our writing on non-chronological reports, and our final task over the next two weeks will be to write our own information text about Pandora. We have been working in groups…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 1 October 2014

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The Rosary

1 October 2014

During the month of October, the Rosary is very important. In our Religion lesson today we learnt about the Rosary. We discussed that the Rosary is about Jesus' life, and we all clearly know what the mysteries are. We spent the time during our lesson to make our own mini Rosary beads, which the…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 1 October 2014

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4W's trip to Touchstones

26 September 2014

On Friday the children in 4W took a trip to Touchstones in Rochdale. We participated in a workshop focusing on Rivers. The children had the opportunity to learn about how Rivers begin, the history of rivers, and how they are flowing with life. It was a fun and engaging afternoon. All the children…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 26 September 2014

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What have 4W been learning this week?

14 September 2014

      

During our collective worship this week, we focused on the Statement, 'We are all special'. We spent our time reflecting why we are all special to God, and to each other, it was a quiet and thoughtful gathering. 

 

In Maths this week we have been looking at Roman Numerals, and…

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 14 September 2014

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First day in 4W

3 September 2014

Our first day in 4W has been a busy day! We have spent our time today getting to know each other and settling into our new class. 

We have written about what we got up to in the summer holidays and talked about our personal goals for the new school year and made up 4W's class rules. 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 3 September 2014

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St Joseph's Penny Celebration Mass 2014

14 July 2014

St Joseph's Penny Cathedral Celebration 2014

On Wednesday the 11th of June three pupils from 4W, Miss Waywell and Mr Dakin gathered in Salford Cathedral with representatives from over thirty schools from across the diocese who had been invited to a Mass of thanksgiving and celebration.


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Posted by St Mary's RC Primary School on 14 July 2014

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Healthy Schools Week

11 July 2014

Click below to have a look at 4W enjoying some of the activiities we did.

Circus Skills 

Zumba 

Fruit Kebabs

 

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Posted by Mrs Feighan on 11 July 2014

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Curriculum newsletters

20 June 2014

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Posted by Peter B. Lavin on 20 June 2014

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