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  • 13/07/20

    Tuesday Challenge: 14th July

    Create a piece of writing inspired by this short film.   
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  • 13/07/20

    Heera's Monday Challenge

    Wow! What a fantastic challenge Heera. I can see that this has really helped you to extend your understanding of 3D shapes. 
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  • 13/07/20

    Sai's Wednesday Challenge

    Sai- what a fantastic piece of engineering. 
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  • 13/07/20

    Sai's Wonderful Writing

    What a fantastic piece of narrative Sai.   
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  • 13/07/20

    Sai's Friday Challenge

    Wow! Sai, we love the way you have approached this problem in a clear and systematic way. 
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  • 13/07/20

    Monday Challenge: 13th July

    Skeleton Shapes   Skeleton shapes are made with balls of modelling clay and straws. This shows a cube and a skeleton cube: How many balls of modelling clay and how many straws does it take to make the cube? Here are some piles of modelling clay balls and straws: Look a...
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  • 10/07/20

    Heera's Geometric Tile Design

    What a great design. We love the way that you have only used a few really simple geometric shapes. However, when you place 6 tiles next to each other it looks really incredible. 
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  • 09/07/20

    Friday Challenge: 10th July

    Write each of these digits on a piece of paper and cut them out.    Draw a place value grid that looks like this:   Place each digit card into a position on the place value grid to create a 3-digit number. e.g. 694   If you use all the digit cards, what...
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  • 09/07/20

    Heera's Water Wheel

    Heera, we love the water wheel you created. 
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  • 08/07/20

    Heera's Fantastic Writing

    Well done Heera, we love this writing. 
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  • 08/07/20

    Thursday Challenge: July 9th

    Philosophy for Children (P4C)   Follow this link and find three ‘Spot and Stripe’ videos. Watch each video and discuss the following philosophical questions with a member of your family:   What are more useful, letters or numbers?   Would it be a good thi...
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  • 08/07/20

    Jessica's Wonderful Writing!

    Wow! Jessica, we love the range of different types of sentence you used. Also, the way you included well punctuated, direct speech was amazing.  It sounded just like something Roald Dahl would write.   
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