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What a week we've had in Base 4!

In Maths, we've been building up what we know about the times tables by launching two investigations. First, we drew out the patterns that the last digits of our times tables look like on a 10-point circle. We were amazed to find that the patterns that looked the same were our number bonds to 10! Then, we used a multiplication square and counters to find factors. It's been great playing around with multiplication patterns and should help with our recall of our times tables on Times-table Rockstars.

In English, we continued to explore our text from Friend or Foe. We compared what we knew about David and compared this with what we could find out about Private Peaceful. We then developed story maps for the extract. We also use thesauruses to expand our vocabulary.

Our afternoons have seen us focus in on the history of WWI. We have been doing lots of research into women's roles in the war. We had a great discussion on Tuesday about how much has changed for women as a result of going out to work during the war and the vital role they played in supporting the front-line and on the home-front.

For anti-bullying week, we had a computing and drama focus and on Monday, Mr. Lindop pretended to be a character, Rani who thought he had been cyber-bullied. We explored how cyber-bulling can arise, how we should be careful how we communicate online and on our phones and tablets, as well as staying safe online by asking adults to block unknown messages.

It's been a great week and some really fantastic, hard work from the whole class. Our attendance was great this week too and we were so close to the golden ticket award this week! Lets try again for 100% next week.

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Mrs Charlesworth: Sat 11 Sep 11:53am

Base 5 it has been simply wonderful having your lovely faces back in the classroom, all refreshed and eager to learn. We have had a super first week back, filled with fun and obviously lots of learning! We have played maths games- you can see the tension on the children's faces; could they roll the digit they needed or would it lose the game for them? In our English we have begun our own...

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Base 3: Fri 10 Sep 5:20pm

This afternoon, in Base 3's RE lesson, we were learning why Christian's take care of the world. We explored the idea of stewardship and how Christians see the world as a gift from God and must protect it.Base 3 had some wonderful ideas about how we too can look after our own environment and help protect the world. We then went out and helped tidy up our school grounds by doing a...

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Mr. Lindop: Fri 10 Sep 5:11pm

What a fantastic first full week here at Wrenbury!Well done to all of our Achieve and Star Learner award winners, congratulations to Base 1 for winning this week's golden ticket for attendance and to yellow team for getting the most house points.Have a lovely...

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