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  1. Demonstration: expanded column addition

    By Thomas Frost on April 26th, 2017

    Demonstration: expanded column addition

    Year 3 have been learning expanded column addition - before they move on to the standard compact method. They were all very keen to record their tutorials! Here, F & L demonstrate: partitioning into 100s, 10s and 1s; 'doing the 1s number 1' …

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  2. Suffolk Day

    By Thomas Frost on April 24th, 2017

    Suffolk Day

    This year will mark the very first Suffolk Day - being held on Wednesday, June 21 - to celebrate our wonderful county. As a staff, we have some ideas for suitable ways to mark the occasion...but would like to appeal for any bright ideas to add to the …

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  3. An appeal for old saucepans

    By Thomas Frost on April 23rd, 2017

    An appeal for old saucepans

    In Literacy, we are exploring explanations and instructions using the story ‘The Ink Garden of Brother Theophane’. With his natural curiosity, Theophane discovered that dyes could be extracted from plants – and that berries and leaves could …

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  4. After School Care

    By Thomas Frost on April 21st, 2017

    After School Care

    Miss Sainsbury and Mrs Sheehan are looking into the possibility of providing after school care. At letter has gone home this evening with futher details. Please register your interest - by returning the reply slip - by Friday 28th April.

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  5. School Farm and Country Fair

    By Thomas Frost on April 20th, 2017

    School Farm and Country Fair

    Years 3 & 4 enjoyed a fun-filled, action-packed day at Trinity Park for the annual School Farm and Country Fair. They learned lots about food, farming and the countryside. Our guides complimented us on having such delightful, inquisitive …

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