Post-SATs Celebrating!

All our Year 6 pupils have had an incredibly busy week with their SATs, and all staff at St Clare's are so proud of them! The pupils have worked so hard and showed such resilience throughout the week. After their last exam, we took advantage of the lovely weather and enjoyed spending some time…

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Conquering our deepest fears with special guest Nick Carter

Today at St Clare's we were delighted to welcome back Nick Carter from the Committed Project Charity who hosted our KS2 assembly. Nick talked to us about conquering our deepest fears and shared his latest adventures of exploring some of the world's deepest caves. Nick presented some of our…

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World Book Day 2019

World Book day 2019 has been a resounding success at St Clare’s! Our theme this year has been ‘Bedtime Stories’ and pupils absolutely loved coming in to school wearing their favourite slippers and snuggly pajamas! Each class spent some time reading in the library and having delicious hot chocolate…

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Pancake Day in nursery!

We have been learning all about Shrove Tuesday (aka pancake day) in nursery.  We learnt that Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent and why we eat pancakes.  We found out how to make a pancake and that some people take part in pancake races.  Some of us made our own frying pans and pancakes and…

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Nursery celebrate Chinese New Year!

The nursery children have really enjoyed finding out about Chinese New Year and the year of the pig.  We had lots of fun creating our own dragon dance!

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Christmas in Nursery

What a wonderful term we have had in nursery! We have all been very busy getting ready for our Christmas celebrations and have enjoyed getting involved with many exciting activities from our Christmas nativity and Christmas Carol concert to our delicious Christmas lunches and Christmas parties! We…

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STEM day at Museum of Science and Industry

On Wednesday 14th November, 30 children from Years 4,5 and 6 enjoyed a fantastic day of learning at the Museum of Science and Industry. 

The focus of of the day was STEM, and built upon our learning from last week when we looked at what engineers are and why they are important to us.

We…

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Pen Licence Award

Well done to all the upper key stage 2 pupils who have achieved their pen licence in recent weeks.  

 

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Debatemate Launch at Manchester University!

Earlier today, our new Debating Team went on an exciting visit to Manchester University, for this years Debatemate Launch. The pupils got to experience what being a University Student must feel like, as they sat in one of the humongous lecture theatres. The Launch was incredibly exciting, it was…

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Tree Club Visit Wardley Hall

Pupils of St Clare's tree club had a wonderful day on a visit to see Bishop John at Wardley Hall before half term.   Fully kitted out, and drawing on the expertise they have developed in the weekly club, the children assisted with counting and recording the trees in the grounds and, while there,…

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Y2 Visit to Manchester City

Last week our Y2 pupils visited Manchester City's former training centre to participate in a football competition.   Once again, everyone had a great time and enjoyed showing off their wonderful skills during a very memorable day.    Our thanks go to Manchester City for organising the event once…

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Black History Month

At the beginning of October, KS2 has a wonderful time celebrating Black History Month. 

In class, each year group chose a different inspirational Person to base all their work around, which resulted in some fantastic biography writing, and amazing portraits. The children found that learning…

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