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Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 18:06
By Guest Blogger Ben: Today was definitely one to remember. First of, we scuttled down to the beach like a crab for some sandyachting. The instructor for one of the two groups turned out to have won three world championships in the past 10 years! Then, we began. Gails a blowing, sand in our eyes,... Read More »
tags: year6, Lions, hardelot, france, french
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 20:19
By our Guest Blogger Millie Once we’d woken up and got ourselves dressed, we went for breakfast (croissants & baguettes with butter and jam). Afterwards we set of for Opal Adventures which was a high ropes course – George was already there (he had set off a 5am that morning from the UK).  First... Read More »
tags: hardelot, Trips, year6, Lions, france, french
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 20:29
By guest bloggers - Hayley & Grace First, we boarded the ferry and set sail from Dover to Calais. As we said goodbye to the white cliffs, everyone tucked in to their lunch and started their card games and conversations. A group of girls were playing Dobble, and none of them could argue against... Read More »
tags: Year 6, france, Trips, hardelot
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 11:56
We had a good time revising area and perimeter and using this for problem solving today. We began the session in The Hide, where the children were asked to create a square, and then find three different ways of dividing it equally into four. At each stage they had to find the area and perimeter of... Read More »
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 21:03
With a wind chill below freezing point, Year 6 braved the elements to conduct a field trip of the coast around Whitstable - a first for Goudhurst & Kilndown.  We investigated coastal erosion (spits, longshore drift, groynes etc), visited a working fishing harbour and had a superb visit around... Read More »
tags: Geography, Trips, year6, Lions, Art, Science
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 23:18
Year 6 continued their Chemistry module by looking at solvents, solvents, solutions and mixtures.  We started the lesson in style creating a coke fountain and looking at how carbon dioxide dissolved in drinks is suddenly released.  We then investigated solubility factors when dissoloving different... Read More »
tags: Science, Year 6
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 09:42
What did the mushroom say to the other mushroom? Your a fun-guy. (Haha! Get it?) Beech Group In the morning Beech group strolled down to the stream and Ryan spotted some fungus on a log, once they had finished their trek they trudged back up to stump central, went through the boundries, had a chat... Read More »
tags: forest school, Science, Year 6
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 07:01
My presentation that I am giving on Tuesday and Thursday evenings can be viewed here: Also a few of you mentioned  asked about SATS papers and what they looked like.  If you Google 'DfE SATS KS2 2017 (or whichever year) Reading (or Maths/Grammar)'. ... Read More »
tags: Year 6, Lions
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 18:27
Robots, programming, debugging and funny sounds from vegetables: It was all happening in Year 6 this afternoon when Hippos joined their buddies for an afternoon of computing. See our video:   Read More »
tags: Year 6, eyfs, Lions, hippos, Computing
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 14:53
This years' contenders - pitching to introduce their ideas for the Christmas Bazaar.   Read More »