News Archive

December 2017

Dear class 3, thank you so much for all your kind presents and thoughts. Lily, you're amazing. I hope that you all have a restful and hugely fun Christmas time ... Read more
23/12/2017 - 12:49
An exciting journey around Australia awaits us. Find out what we will be learning in our new History and Geography topic in the New Year! Read more
22/12/2017 - 11:28
How tall a tower could you build with just midget gems and cocktail sticks? It had to support itself for 5 seconds and then we measured it. Many of them ... Read more
22/12/2017 - 11:24
Goldsborough's choir have been very busy today: three separate concerts in three locations to three audiences. Our first was Thistle Hill Care Centre where we entertained residents on two different ... Read more
21/12/2017 - 20:04
Back in October, a visitor came into teach us about Alzheimer's and dementia in orer to become a Dementia Friendly school. In the class conversations that followed, the pupils were ... Read more
20/12/2017 - 11:10
Our Nativity took place in St Mary's Church, Goldsborough and was a brilliant show. Whilst we all know the story so well, it was lovely to see one or two ... Read more
19/12/2017 - 17:07
What a fantastic event the Christmas Concert at Harrogate International Centre was this year. Performing to over 1100 adults, our choir, alongside choirs from Knaresborough and Harrrogate Schools and the ... Read more
18/12/2017 - 22:41
We all enjoyed our Christmas Dinner on Friday and raised money for Save The Children's Christmas Jumepr Day appeal. We also took the opportunity to thank some of the adults ... Read more
17/12/2017 - 22:05
As part of a science and computing focus on electricity, Class 4 have designed their own inputs for a simple online game (Doodle Jump) using a Makey Makey. The promotional ... Read more
14/12/2017 - 19:36
We've finished. What a fantastic process. We have investigated, researched, generated initial ideas, gathered resources, created and evaluated. They are wonderful. Read more
14/12/2017 - 18:09
Class 4 excelled themselves today in a tense and testing environment, facing Goldsborough's 'Dragons', Kate Teale, Peter Harrison and Duncan Godden to pitch their product and business ideas. From mugs ... Read more
08/12/2017 - 19:22
Last Wednesday Class 2 went for a tour of the village. Our aim was to explore the history of the area. We learnt that in the past children would walk ... Read more
04/12/2017 - 21:57

November 2017

Class 4 completed a chilly walk around Knaresborough today to play 'architectural detectives' with the fantastic array of historical buildings in Knaresborough. We had previously looked at some old photographs ... Read more
30/11/2017 - 20:46
A sound is made when an object vibrates. Class 3 investigated lots of different vibrations last week including rice on drums, tuning forks in water and coathanger bells! This week ... Read more
27/11/2017 - 16:44
We know that 1000m is 1km but how far is this in real life? We estimated the distance we would need to travel and then went out to measure it. ... Read more
27/11/2017 - 16:32
...the 2 x table focusing on division facts and the ultimate! See if you can beat your score from the last 2x table test. Read more
24/11/2017 - 16:05
We have been blown about and rained on but it didn't matter one bit! Today was immense fun. We growled like bears, walked like chickens and I won't tell you ... Read more
23/11/2017 - 17:52
Class 4 enjoyed practising their heading skills this week before revising our skills in a competitive 6-a-side game. As with last week, the team had to complete a mininum of ... Read more
19/11/2017 - 10:02
What a lovely day we have had trying to guess what their 'thing' is. We have had dancers, mountaineers, footballers, clothes designers. It has been wonderful to see all the ... Read more
17/11/2017 - 16:10
As part of our architecture and design topic, Class 4 have been using glue guns, hacksaws, vices, mitre blocks, PVA and a load of wood to construct 3D models of ... Read more
16/11/2017 - 14:11