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Science Friction

Year 3 have been investigating forces and carried out several experiments to find out about Gravity and Friction. The class tested how the different height of a ramp would affect the distance travelled by a car.  They also tested how

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Posted in Year 3 & 4

Legendary Pop-Up Books

Year 3&4 have been studying various different Legends as part of their Literacy work.  They used this as an inspiration and theme for their Design & Technology project which was to make a Pop-Up Book with moving parts.  The children learned

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Posted in Year 2, Year 3 & 4

School Trips – Granja Escuela “El Dorado” and Planeta Explora

The children of Calpe School recently enjoyed lots of learning and new experiences outwith of the usual school environment.  Pre-Nursery, Nursery and Reception went on a visit to Granja Escuela “El Dorado” farm near Jimena, while Years 1 to 4 enjoyed

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

Time to Build Some Sandcastles!

Reception recently went over to the beach as they had been learning about the concept of time. They learnt about the days of the week, months of the year and looked at sand timers and stopwatches. At the beach, the children had one

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Posted in Reception

Spanish in the Pre-Nursery

En clase de español en Pre-Nursery nos hemos divertido haciendo círculos de colores.

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Posted in Pre-Nursery, Spanish

Foundation Stars of the Fortnight

Foundation Stage talked about The Hungry Caterpillar in a recent assembly.  Pre-Nursery showed their pictures from when they were little to see how they have grown, Nursery shared their learning about Rosie’s Walk and how to use positional language and Reception

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Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception

Super Space Vehicles

In Year 2, the children have been looking at Famous Explorers and learnt about Neil Armstrong being the first man to walk on the Moon. The class each designed a vehicle that would help an astronaut explore the Moon. After

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Posted in Year 2

Super Smoothies

As part of their learning this week, Reception class read about The Very Hungry Caterpillar and how he grew and developed from an egg to a caterpillar, into a cocoon and finally transformed into a beautiful butterfly. The children also learnt about

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Posted in Reception

Spectacular Springtime Poetry

Year 2 have been ‘busy bees’ working on their poems. The class enjoyed listening and responding to a range of poems as well as exploring the use of poetic language. The children then worked hard at composing their own poems, which were so great

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Posted in Year 2

Calpe School is on YouTube!

Calpe School has its own YouTube channel which features videos of various projects that have been carried out throughout the school.  The page also has a section called ‘Featured Channels’ which has links to a range of playlists featuring different educational

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Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3 & 4
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