Year 3 PE - gymnastic shapes

Our gymnastic challenge this week was to make different shapes with our bodies. We tried hard to mirror our partner’s balances and to hold each shape for 5 seconds. Which shapes can you see?

 

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Year 3 PE- brilliant balances!

In PE, we have been developing our balancing skills as gymnasts. This week we tried steep balances on apparatus, core strength challenges and Sports Coach Steve challenged us to a very tricky partner challenge on th benches!  

 

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Remembrance Day

I have a little poppy, 

as red and red can be,

to show that I remember

those who fought to make me free.

 

To mark the 100 year anniversary of the end of WW1, we spent some time discussing Remembrance and the symbol of the poppy. Every child from Year 3 and Year 4 created their…

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Year 3 PE- gymnastics

Year 3 are doing PE with a sports coach from Blackpool FC this half term. We are working on gymnastics and this week he focus skill was balancing. We made our way round a balance circuit which included travelling balances, balancing on a beam, stretching balances, floor balances and the rather…

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Year 3 - Heritage Week

Year 3 have celebrated Heritage Week by looking at maps of Blackpool, Moor Park and the Bispham area through the years. We were intrigued to find that our school has changed in size over the years and that Moor Park Avenue used to be much shorter! We also enjoyed finding familiar landmarks…

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DT project- Healthy wraps

We have been learning about keeping healthy in Science and we tasted a selection of foods from the different food groups. Once we had tasted everything, we designed a healthy wrap which aimed to include a protein, dairy product and vegetables. Here are some pictures of us enjoying our creations!

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Prepositions

In Year 3, we have been learning about prepositions. We have found a good way to remember what they are and how to use them in a sentence… take a look!

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A visit from Hands in Animals for Year 2

Year 2 were lucky enough to have a visit from Kelly from Hands on Animals today.

We have been reading The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark and finding out lots of Owl facts. So we were especially excited to meet Moomin the barn owl. Kelly also brought Woodward the millipede, Cecil the snake and…

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Year 2 Parent Event

It was lovely to see so many of you at our circus themed parent event on Wednesday. The children thoroughly enjoyed sharing their learning with their families and spending time getting creative. 

Everybody got involved, some more competitive than others! But everyone had a great time. 

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Marvels and Mayhem in Year 2

Year 2 were selected to take part in the Blackpool Marvels and Mayhem project. We started the week with a visit from storyteller Emily who told us a fascinating story about the Tower Circus long ago. We learnt about some amazing acts who would have performed at the circus. The children and staff…

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Year 2 Science Week

Wow, what a busy week!

Year 2 have thoroughly enjoyed Science Week 2018.

We used the book ‘The Great Explorer’ by Chris Judge as a focus for all our activities. We started the week by predicting, reading and asking questions about the story, then ‘packed our kit bags’ ready for the…

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A visit from author Andrew Green

On Monday we welcomed local author Andrew Green to Moor Park. He treated us to a reading of his new book “Who’s Taken It?” and some of us got to be the animals from the story.

Later we took part in some creative workshops with Andrew and his wife Carly. We made up our own stories, played…

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