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Terrific 3-D Shapes

Year 2 have been learning about 3D shapes. The children were set a construction challenge.  Their objective was to build 3D models which involved thinking about the shapes of faces they would need, the number of vertices and how many

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Outstanding Orang-utans

Year 2 have been busy following in the footsteps of David Attenborough to find out all about Orang-utans. They created their own non-fiction books to tell you all about them, so why not pop into the school library and have

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Active Learn Champions!

The Active Learn website is a fantastic way to consolidate and continue learning at home.  These pupils were our winners in the second part of the Autumn term – who will be the next winners?

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

Marvellous Maths Facts

Ahead of the coming term, Years 2 and 5 have been reviewing different maths concepts in maths carousel tasks.  It is essential that basic elements of maths are practised regularly in order to consolidate key facts which can be built

Posted in Year 2, Year 4 & 5

Healthy Heart Rates

Year 2 have been learning about how to keep healthy and why this is important. As well as learning about different food groups and balanced diets, they have also been testing the effects that different exercises had on their heart

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Certificate Winners!

This year’s December Certificate Winners for Years 1 to 5 have been awarded by the class teachers and Spanish department. Those children graduating from Miss Gill’s programme have also been recognised.  Well done, everyone!  

Posted in Calpe School Events, Spanish, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3

Brilliant Bee-Bots

Year 2 have been using the Bee-Bots to practice directions, positional language and compass directions.  They wrote and followed instructions in order for the Bee-Bot to get from one European Country to another.  The children worked carefully and enjoyed the

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Super Sketching

Year 2 have been exploring the local area as part of their Geography work.  They went on a walk around the local streets and then created their own watercolour aerial maps and collages of the school to show where they

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Super Seaside

Year 2 have been busy thinking about Summer with their ‘Buckets and Spades’ topic. They made turtles and crabs out of scallop shells. 

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Castellar Zoo

Year 2 visited Castellar Zoo as part of their Animals From Around the World topic. They had a fantastic day learning about the different animals. Everyone was lucky enough to hold Champion and, if they were feeling brave, could even

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