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Building community spirit!

Building community spirit In the technological society we live in the importance of face to face interaction and taking time to contribute to the local community is easily forgotten. At Micklefield we model how important citizenship is and ensure our children leave with the integrity and intelligence they need to engage not only academically but…

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Bike it Games

Well done to all of the children who took part in our ‘Bike it Games’ you all did incredibly well! We hope you make the most of your new balancing, steering and safety skills over the Summer holidays.

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Un fantastique voyage en français

Our Year 6 had the most magnificent time on their French trip to the beautiful and interesting area of France, Le Pré Catalan, last week. They stayed in a PGL centre in Hardelot, near Boulogne and took part in a combination of language activities, on site activities and local excursions each day. The timetable provided…

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Year 6 Slipper Parade

Our Year 6 put on the most amazing ‘Slipper parade’ this morning to show off the slipper designs they created in Art and Design Technology. As it was Mrs Rose’s last ‘Slipper Parade’ before she retires the children surprised her with her very own pair of Micklefield slippers that the children had designed and made…

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Why are cliffs white?

Why are cliffs white? What erodes the shoreline and how is a perfect meander formed? These are some of the questions our Year 5s explored on a recent trip to Seven Sisters Country Park to support their learning on coasts and rivers. They also learned about how rivers fit within the landscape and have been…

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Year 5 PGL Adventure

On Wednesday, 32 exhausted children and 4 exhausted members of staff arrived back from Windmill Hill after three fabulous days at PGL. The children were busy from very early in the morning until quite late at night, trying their hand at all sorts of activities from raft building to rifle shooting and abseiling to the…

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Receptions get ‘Stuck in the Mud’

Our Receptions had a fascinating time Gatton Park where they read the story of ‘Stuck in the Mud’ and a ‘Mud poem’ followed by some mud painting, tracing animal foot prints and other mud related activities such as making a mud/clay sculpture. Linked to their first class assembly on the ‘Big Bad Fish’ they also…

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Year 4 improve wildlife habitats

As part of their Science topic called ‘Habitats and Human Impact’ the children have been learning about the positive and negative effect that humans have on habitats around the world. They were given the task to identify an area of the school that they could improve for the plants and animals that live there. They…

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