Author Archives: Mrs Calland

Year 6 Class Assembly

6C did the first class assembly of the term today – teaching everybody about the rainforest! As part of our topic we are going to be learning about South America, the work of artist Georgia O’Keefe and even creating our … Continue reading

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The Great Graffiti Debate

During our new English topic of discussion writing, we are going to be thinking about the arguments for and against graffiti. Most people will have their own opinion about graffiti but to be able to write a balanced argument and … Continue reading

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Cross-Curricular Maths

This week we have done some cross-curricular maths in our topic lesson linked to biscuits. We have calculated the cost of the ingredients bought and how much profit we are hoping to make from selling our biscuits on Friday. WATCH … Continue reading

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Prototypes

This week as part of our ‘What makes a good brand range?’ topic, we have made prototypes of our biscuit designs using play dough. This is to test what our biscuits will look like when we make the real ones … Continue reading

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Light and How We See Things

Our science topic this half term is all about light and how we see things. In our science lesson last week we used prisms to investigate how we can see rainbows and how light is actually made up of 7 … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Brand Range?

Yesterday we started our new DT topic. During this topic we will be designing and making Christmas themed biscuits but before we get to that point there is a lot of work involved in conducting market research, deciding on the … Continue reading

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IQM Centre of Excellence

A couple of weeks ago an assessor came into school to confirm that we have maintained our Inclusion Centre of Excellence status. We have received an excellent report about everything we do to be an inclusive school. We are all … Continue reading

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Smiley Reward

This week was our Autumn 1 Smiley Reward. We have all worked hard to get enough smiley cards to attend to Military Boot Camp that came into our school. We did lots of fun activities during our session including obstacle … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek Workshop

As part of our History lessons, Year Six are learning about the Ancient Greeks. On Monday a history specialist came into school to help us with our work. We played an Ancient Greek game called Knuckle Bones, looked at, asked … Continue reading

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IQM Centre of Excellence

Oxford Grove is an IQM Centre of Excellence School. This means that we: Promote access and diversity Raise achievement for all Create an¬†environment for all to succeed Improve the¬†inclusive nature of all schools On Monday someone will be coming to … Continue reading

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