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Robot Day

Year 1 had a busy time creating robots during their Design and Technology day. The children brought a mountain of recycled items to school and enjoyed creating their own robots. The children were challenged to make their creations more stable

Posted in Year 1

Sports Day

Our annual Sports Day was a huge success! We held the day at a new venue which afforded more space and comfort for the children and provided excellent opportunities for racing. We would like to say a huge thank you

Posted in Calpe School Events, Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4 & 5

Sports Day 2018 Information

For full Sports Day information, please see the links below: Type ‘Club de Padel Alhambra de Golf’ into Google Maps for directions:     18.05.31 Sports day notice for parents

Posted in Calpe School Events, Early Years, Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4 & 5

Beebot Tracks

Year 1 have been learning how to program a series of instructions to direct the Beebot around a track. The children enjoyed learning how to improve their use of the busy bees and have learned that they must clear the

Posted in Year 1

Brilliant Boats

As part of the current topic, Year 1 became Scientists and investigated different materials of boats. Some children wanted to find out which boat would sink; others suggested which material was the best for a boat and some even asked

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The Great Outdoors

As part of the Great Outdoors topic, Year 1 went for a walk to see what objects they could find and to think which material had been used to create them. The children thought about the properties of the materials

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Floppy’s Phonics Stage 4 Actions

Calpe School’s Year 1 class have made their own actions to match the Floppy’s Phonics sounds of Stage 4.  

Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2

Floppy’s Phonics Stage 1+, Stage 2 and Stage 3 actions

At Calpe School, the Floppy’s Phonics programme is used as the basis for teaching phonics in reading and writing.  Reception Class have developed actions for each of the sounds in Stage 1+, 2 and 3.  Watch them here:  

Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2

Sweet Igloos

Year 1 enjoyed constructing igloos as part of the Penguins, Possums and Pigs topic. Sugar cubes were a brilliant resource for this task. However, talk soon turned to how much sugar is in fizzy drinks and even fruit juices. We

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Winners!

At Calpe School, our KS1&2 pupils have access to the Active Learn website which allows them to read English books, play maths games and enjoy online grammar, spelling and punctuation activities to further their learning at home. As an incentive,

Posted in Calpe School Events, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4 & 5
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