Monthly Archives: February 2015

Welcome to Primary 4’s circus!

Primary 4 have been using persuasive writing to create posters for our very own circus!

Roll up, roll up!

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Circus show in Primary 3

This term Primary 3 have the fun task of basing their Elements work around the theme of ‘Circus.’ This week they have been going back in history and learning all about the origins of the circus and discovering what circuses where like 2000 years ago in the Roman times. Did you know that the Circus Maximus could seat 300,000 people!

Fun Fact: The word circus is Roman for the word round! This explains why the circus big top is the shape it is!

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Patrick’s Story

As part of our Health and Social care we looked at a video highlighting Patrick’s plight. Patrick lived in a village in Uganda,he had been unable to communicate with anyone in all of his 14yrs and he had never been to school.These are some examples of the work produced.Patrick_Story[1]Patrick_Story 2

Reading in The Big Top

 

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We love using our new  circus themed role play area to read in! It makes a perfect hide away!

Y9 – Living museum

Thank you to everyone who came to watch KS3 living museum today.

All of the pupil’s put in alot of effort into producing the work for these displays. IMG_3672 IMG_3674 IMG_3681

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Springwell FC V Doncaster FC

It was wonderful to see Springwell host Doncaster yesterday in our first competitive football match. It was a great event where everybody did Springwell proud. The effort, enthusiasm and sportsmanship was a pleasure to see. Well done to all!

The Great Fire of London

We are very proud of our collage creations! Did you know that whilst  80 percent of London burned to the ground only 5 people died in the fire? Amazing!

 

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Springwell Football Victory

 

What a first match for Springwell.

 

The team did us proud today, by winning their first match.

 

They represented the school today, against Stone hill School Doncaster.

 

Well done ladies and gents! You did the school and yourselves proud.

Y9 – nurture SEAL session

Y9 have had a fantastic nurture session throughout this half term. The class is split into two groups, the first group have a 20 minute fitness session and the other group has a SEAL session. We alternate the groups daily.

This half term, we have been focussing on what motivates us. The pupils have produced posters using the iPads. We also play games which enforces team work and communication skills.

Have a look at our pictures.

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Great D.T work

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Jack produced some great work in D.T. He made sure he did plenty of research into the topic of marble runs and made a specification of all the features and materials used. He then used tihs work to produce his own marble run.