Year 4/5

Holly and Hazel class held a parent assembly last Wednesday for the children to showcase their favourite work from the term so far. It was so lovely to see the children speak with pride, enthusiasm, and confidence in front of the room full of parents and carers. Thank you so much to all our children's [...]
Well done to both Lucas and Dillen from Holly class who won their 'Dojo Pride award' for their superb writing. Both boys put a great deal of effort into the composition of their sentences. A further well done to Rupert who also earned a 'Dojo Pride Award' for sharing his fantastic geography map skill knowledge whilst [...]
In science, as part of our topic on plants and animals, Y4 have been learning about classification keys. The children went on a wildlife hunt around the school in order to record all the living things that they could find in their local environment. They then used the information that they had collected in order [...]

Here is the learning for the Y4 children: This week, in English, we have been reading the text: ‘Science: Fascinating Facts and exploring explanation texts in preparation for writing our own explanation text: ‘Who were the Anglo-Saxons?’ We have also been learning about the possessive apostrophe!! In maths, we have been learning about column addition […]

Here is the learning for the Y5 children: This week, in English, we have been continuing to read our novel ‘Room 13’ and exploring explanation texts in preparation for writing our own explanation text: ‘How do humpback whales use bubble-net fishing? In maths, we have been learning about column addition and column subtraction and we […]

On Friday, Holly and Hazel class visited Crowden, which is part of the beautiful Peak District National Park, for a geography field trip. The children had a fantastic day learning outdoors. They explored the human and physical features of the Peak District, navigated using a compass, and explored maps of the area. There was even an […]

Since the start of the academic year, the following children from Holly class have been recognised in a 'Celebration assembly' for their dedication to following the Aston Lodge Way: Finlay, Junior, Alana, Shaun, Devon, Simon, Mason, Ellie, Florence, and Katie. Well done to all these children for fantastic learning and attitudes.

Last Friday, Holly class took part in a live video link on SPACE JUNK? WHY SHOULD WE CARE? as part of Celebrating World Space Week 2022 with our Primary School Talk. STEM Ambassador Katherine Courtney, a former Chief Executive of the UK Space Agency, Chair of the Global Network on Sustainability in Space, and Founder […]

Wow! What a time Y5 & Y6 had at the WPT Residential 2022! Spanning across three days and two nights, the students took part in a range of activities and sports, a trip to the Magna and camped outside on the WPT fields. From tchoukball, to treasure hunts, to canoeing at Ulley – the days […]

Holly Class got up to and achieved some wonderful things during last half term.  Here are just a few. Pride Success In the last few weeks Pride awards have been given to Francisse, Sonny and Charlie B. Francisse wowed us with her word-play skills in English, Sonny has been working very hard on his handwriting […]