Year 5 Computer-Aided design (CAD) work

Year 5 have been learning about Computer-Aided design (CAD) in Computing and using the TinkerCAD software to develop their understanding and skills. Our pupils have been set a variety of challenges including the building of a tower, the construction of a bridge and an interior design project. They will end the year by designing a…

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Fred the Frog’s 5th Birthday Party!

There was much excitement in Reception for the celebration of Fred the Frog’s 5th birthday this week. For those of you who have not met Fred before, he is the Micklefield frog who helps the Reception children with their Read Write Inc phonics work. The children wrote Fred some wonderful Birthday cards and held a…

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Budding Artists!

Congratulations to Alice P for coming 3rd in Dunottar School’s Year 5 ‘Funny Faces’ Art competition with her ‘Pollution Pirate’ entry.

Also, well done to Millie H for receiving a commended certificate for her entry, inspired by the work of Italian Artist, Giuseppe Archimboldo.

Great work!

Guinness World Record Breakers

Well done to all of the children who participated in the largest online Art lesson on the 21st May. A grand total of 45,611 took part and this smashed the Guinness World Record!

Welcome back!

Welcome back to the second half term of the Summer! It has been lovely this week to have our Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 children back in school. The teachers have all been very impressed with how well the children have settled back into school and are adapting to their new learning and…

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Brothers in Football

A reminder to Year 4 that they have the opportunity to see themselves on TV with the screening of ‘Brothers in Football’, on the ITV hub for the next two months at: https://www.itv.com/hub/brothers-in-football/2a7791a0001 Also big congratulations to Jun M for winning Mr Bracken’s Football Challenge! Jun managed a super impressive score of 90 kick ups…

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Winners of the Extreme Literature Challenge

Well done to everyone who took part in the Extreme Reading challenge. Great to see you are doing lots of reading at home. Some fantastic ideas, you have definitely shown that you can take reading to a whole new level! It was a tough competition to judge. The winners are… Toby G for his impressive…

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VE Day Celebrations!

Thank you for sharing your VE Day celebrations with us. It has been lovely to hear all of your families 75th VE Day stories. It sounds like you did lots of special things on the day despite the lockdown. Good to know that many of you managed to keep in touch with family members at…

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Micklefield School’s Innovative Online Learning Environment

We have been very impressed with our children for all of the positive online learning that has taken place in recent weeks. If you are interested in how Micklefield School is teaching and communicating with parents and children during these unprecedented times, there is a feature all about our online offering available for you to…

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