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Class GO are a hardworking bunch. We would describe ourselves as clever, creative and caring! (Miss O likes this because she just loves alliteration!) Our favourite lessons are English, Maths, ICT and French!

In English, we have particularly been enjoying our new scheme for writing. We are learning to write outstanding and creative sentences that will build to create a super final product. We are hoping that some more of our classes work is nominated for our Golden Writing Wall. Well done to Elsie who was selected last term to receive the Golden Pen Award!

We love Maths lessons and are working hard at the moment to learn all of our times tables. This term our topics are fractions, area and perimeter, time and money.

In our ICT lessons, we work with Mrs Manning to learn about computing and coding. Mrs Sharkey teaches our French lessons on a Wednesday afternoon, we are excited about learning to speak in a new language – ask us to try some French out on you!

Our class works at its best when we have fun lessons that really engage us, when we listen well and concentrate and when we try our best. This fits in with our school motto: ‘Be The Best You Can Be.’

So far this year we have loved… Learning about Scotland – the class is interested in learning about other countries and their cultures and traditions. On Scotland day, we learnt some Scottish vocabulary, investigated and created our own tartan and taste tested some delicious Scottish delicacies!

Our History Topics – our trip to Stanwick Lakes to explore the Stone Age enabled us to learn about the past from long ago and see some real life Stone Age artefacts! We have just begun our Romans topic but it has already made an impact – ask us about our drama work when we hot-seated a Roman soldier!

Roald Dahl Day – who doesn’t love dressing up as their favourite Roald Dahl character? We learnt so much about this amazing author; reading his stories, watching clips from the BFG and writing about our dreams. We are looking forward to the rest of the year and all the exciting things planned for us!

Keep watching this space for updates on what we have been getting up to!  

 

Main Contact

The name, postal address and telephone number of the school, and the name of a person to whom enquiries should be addressed is:

Mr Chris Hill,
Higham Ferrers Junior School,
Saffron Road,
Higham Ferrers,
Rushden, Northants.
NN10 8ED

Tel: 01933 312748
Fax: 01933 418703

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