The Terrific Triathlon

On the 29th of June, we had our amazing triathlon at Pool Park in Ormskirk. In the triathlon, you swim, cycle and then run. The ducks thought it was quacking! The swimming was won by Olivia Dowling, followed by Alicia Corrie and then Erin Dickinson. The changing rooms were very hot, but that would…

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 4 July 2017

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Egg-cellent Egg Eggs-travaganza

I'm a Shellebrity get me out of heeeeeere! The last couple weeks we have been making an egg diorama. It must be in by Fryday or you cannot eggter. They are all really great so far and we're sure the rest will be!

By Harrison, Zac and Cornelius.

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 29 March 2017

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Defying gravity...or at least trying to...

Today we made parachutes out of bin bags, paper clips and string. We were learning about 'Air Resistance.' Air Resistance is a force and we learned that it can be helpful and unhelpful depending on the situation. Air Resistance can fight gravity but gravity will win anyway.

By Harrison, Zac and…

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 29 March 2017

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Comic Cakes

We have also eaten some delicious cakes! Thanks to everyone who sent them in!

All the money made will go to Comic Relief.

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 24 March 2017

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COMIC RELIEF/RED NOSE DAY!

Today we are celebrating Red nose day to raise money for children and people in need of things like clothes, water and food. We have written our  favourite three jokes and we tried to think how many words we could get out of 'Red Nose Day.` 

Why was 6 scared of 7?

Because 7 '8' 9!…

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 24 March 2017

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Oscar Romero Day 2017

Today we are celebrating the life and teachings of Oscar Romero. He stood up for the opressed people and followed in Jesus' footsteps, telling people to aspire to be more rather than have more.

Oscar Romero said, "Let us not tire of preaching love: it is the force that will overcome the…

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 23 March 2017

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Phun with Phestive Phones

We had fun today learning about how sound travels. When we spoke into the cup the vibrations travelled down the string on our 'Stringy Phones' and it was amplified by the plastic cup. We were sending secret messages to each other and we really could hear everything clearly! We decorated them so…

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Happy Friday!

Hi everyone! Sorry we haven't blogged in a while...we have been soooo busy! This week we have done lots of hard work such as:

-Performing The Highwayman poem

-Identifying noun phrases and looked at how many we can find in The Highwayman poem.     -Making posters about noun…

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We are the champions...

Today was the final of the Skelmersdale School Enterprise Project at Procter and Gamble. There was a huge number of schools from all over the town and I am delighted to say that our St.Edmund's team were the winners of the competition! I am so proud of all of those who took part and for all the…

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Posted by James Brammer on 20 July 2016

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Aboriginal Artwork

Whilst the Year 5 children have been at Our Lady Queen of Peace High School, We have been looking at Aboriginal Artwork. We have been using a dotting, line, wave and crosshatch technique just like the artists would have done thousands of years ago! 

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Sports Day Island Discs...

On Monday we looked at last year's music playlist from Sports Day. We have decided that we want to keep some of the music from the list but also want to add some new top quality tunes! 

 

We hope that you enjoy the music and have a fantastic time at our Sports Day!

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Posted by James Brammer on 22 June 2016

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Holy Communion

Over the weekend, it was lovely to be able to share a first Holy Communion with James, Daisy, Ruby, Amylee and Alicia. 

We all had a great time and we thank our families and our teachers who were able to share this special day with us. 

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It's not Rocket Science...or is it?

Well we are a few weeks in to our Rocket Science experiment with our seeds from space. 

James and Ruby have taken charge of the measuring process to check the growth of our plants. We have been sent Rocket (Eruca Satvia) to grow from the European Space Agency. 

We will keep you posted as to…

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Nutritious and Delicious Smoothie Stall!

Today, Kaitlyn and Harrsion opened our Delicious and Nutritious Smoothie Stall. We had our fresh fruit, our juice and our blenders ready to dazzle the tastebuds of the children in the juniors. We had some very positive feedback from the children, one said it was "beaaaauutiful!" 

This is a…

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Spanish Collages

Today we made Spanish collages. We are using Spanish colours which are red and yellow.

We hope you think they look nice.

Gracias!!!!

by Ruby

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Safer Internet Day 2016

Today we have been learning about how to be safe on the internet.

We decided to 'Share a heart' which gives other people top tips about how to stay safe online. 

We really enjoyed today. It was Great! 

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SID


Blast off 2!

Here is a video of us firing a rocket on our playground!

We hope you like it. 

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Blast off!

Last week we all got to launch the rockets we had made in class with Mr. Howarth from the high school.

Kevin's rocket flew an amazing 61m and landed in the middle of our school field!

It was great fun!

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Radio Interview

Yesterday, BBC Radio Merseyside came to our school to interview me and some of the children from my class about my new book.

The children were wonderful and they were a delight to work with on the radio!

BBC Radio Merseyside's Tony Snell said that our school had such a lovely feel to it as…

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Posted by James Brammer on 2 February 2016

Category: Year 4/5 Blog

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Alien Invasion!!!

We have made aliens out of playdoh, one alien looked like Iron Man! They all look very good.

 

by Ruby

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alien


Introducing our class blogger...

Hi I'm Ruby and I will be blogging for this class. I am really excited about blogging for the class.  In this class it is very fun. My favourite lesson is Art!!

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introducing


Out of this world rockets!

Today we started a two lesson project with Mr. Howarth from Our Lady's all about Space. We made the centre and wings for a rocket that we will launch in lesson two!

 

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Space people came travelling!

Today we had a visit from some very special Astronauts! They even wanted to join in with our school work! 

Out of this world!! 

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Posted by James Brammer on 13 January 2016

Category: Year 4/5 Blog

space, astronaut


Excellent Electricity

Today we have been building circuits with bulbs and motors.

We think it is really fun! 

When the circuit is connected it is called a complete circuit.

By Erin and Cornelius

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 29 September 2015

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electricity


Welcome Back

Welcome Back to Year4/5!

I'm really looking forward to a hugely successful year with you all!

Mr. Brammer :-) 

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Posted by James Brammer on 7 September 2015

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WelcomeBack


DW Stadium Trip

Today we visited the home of Wigan Athletic FC and Wigan Warriors RLFC, The DW Stadium. This was our Class Curriculum trip and we were very lucky to be visiting here. 

We had a great time going around the stadium and we sat in the 'posh!' seats.

I really enjoyed looking at the changing rooms…

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 3 July 2015

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The Shaman's Apprentice

We have been looking at a book called The Shaman's Apprentice. It is good becasue it tells you all about the different plants that can be used as medicine in The Rainforest. I like to know about the different plants and flowers that can heal people.

By Maddison

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 29 April 2015

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Amazon Adventure

Last week we started to look at Rainforests. We looked at a video about Rainforests around the world and I liked it. It was narrated by David Attenborough!

By Ben.F.

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 27 April 2015

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Rainforest


Awesome Orienteering!

Yesterday the Y5s completed their two week Orienteering course. They worked brilliantly well together in order to find their way around a map and used wonderful communication skills to complete some really difficult problems. Well Done Everyone!

 

Mr B :-) 

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 25 February 2015

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Building Bridges

Today we have been adding materials to our bridges.

I have enjoyed it today because we have done a lot of teamwork.

I am excited to test out my team's bridge.

by Karol   :-) 

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 29 January 2015

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Jackson Pollock Artwork

We have been doing Jackson Pollock Art work. Jackson Pollock is a famous Artist and I like his Art work because it's colourful and messy.  He uses all sorts of stuff to paint with. He spends lots of time doing pictures. 

By Grace

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 23 January 2015

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Year 5

It is great to be in Mr Brammer's class.  We are really lucky to have Mrs Charman and Mr Brammer as our teachers.

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Posted by Year 4/5 on 22 January 2015

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