Monthly Archives: November 2017

Poppy Appeal 2017

Well done to all of the children and staff at the school for raising so much money for the Poppy Appeal this November....
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Anti-Bullying Week 2017

Various activities have taken place during the week, however, Anti-bullying week was concluded with the Friends of Meredale (the school PTA) presenting the school with a 'Buddy Bench' during Assembly today. The Friends of Meredale volunteers work tirelessly during the school year running discos, fayres/fetes, film nights, etc for the children so it was nice for...
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Children in Need 2017

Everyone at Meredale had fun raising funds for this important charity. Children and staff were invited to come into school wearing something spotty or Children in Need merchandise in return for a £1 donation. We also held a 'spot hunt' during the day, this was run by our Head Girl and her...
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Fabric Painting

Darwin class have been learning about fashion and different type of fabrics  this term, this week they  painted their own t-shirts using special fabric paint. They have learned about Fabric Paint and spent several sessions preparing for this  practical lesson. Lots of paint, lots of fun.  An enjoyable lesson with smiles all round. We look forward to seeing the...
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Data Collection Methods

Darwin Class have been learning about different methods of collecting data this term and how to display this information. They created their own Pictograms, Bar Graphs and Venn Diagrams. The Venn diagrams were a huge success. The children used their knowledge of Multiples to put random numbers into categories. Big smiles and success all round. Read more

Remembrance Service 2017

We held our annual Remembrance Service in school this morning which was attended by our special guest veterans along with many of our parents. The children all made their own poppies to lay at our cenotaph during a very poignant service with poems written and read by the children as well as one of the veterans,...
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Fashion

This term the children have been learning how Fashion has changed since Tudor Times; They have researched Victorian fashion, and how the 60s and 70s changed our way of dressing today. The class have learned how clothes are designed, and made, and now it is their turn. Each child was asked to invite an Adult to...
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