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Ugandan bag gardens all planted up!

Year 4 did a smashing job this week planting up our Ugandan bag gardens!  They learnt about the anatomy of plants and how to handle and plant them.  The children took great care planting lots of different plants such as peppers, brassicas and fuscias in suitable places in the bags.  Again they showed great team work and worked really hard.  Well done!

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Global Garden Day!

What a wonderful day we have had today! It really was like gardening in Uganda with this heat!  Firstly in our whole school assembly we looked at at Peters Projection Map of the world and then some images of Africa.  Some of the images were not at all what we expected and we were very surprised. 

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Then Year 4s learnt a gardening method that is about 5 times more effective that the practices we normally use in this country and they learnt about how we can reuse and recycle lots of equipment.  They built 'bag gardens' which should last up to 5 years! 

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Year 4 showed amazing team working skills, enthusiasm and hard work all day!  They are looking forward to planting the 'bag gardens' up next week.  

World Languages Day 2017

We have had another fantastic World Languages Day this year at Parkroyal! In assembly we talked about opening our hearts and minds to other cultures and places and talked about the benefits of learning other languages.  We learnt to sing a song in French, Spanish and Italian!  Then Year 5 and 6 went to Tytherington High School for the morning to learn some Russian, Japanese, Arabic and Spanish and they came back with some lovely cultural crafts!  Lots of children have also been learning about the meanings of words for the days of the week in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian and even Japanese today!  The children have also looked at where in the world their food comes from and some have written some wonderful poems.  There was even some very cultural dancing in Year 4! 

 The children painted a flag on their faces, choosing a country which was important for them.  

The children painted a flag on their faces, choosing a country which was important for them.  

 We learnt to sing a song in French, Spanish and Italian in assembly.  The words were about opening our hearts and minds to other cultures and languages.  

We learnt to sing a song in French, Spanish and Italian in assembly.  The words were about opening our hearts and minds to other cultures and languages.  

 Year 2 talked about and designed flags.

Year 2 talked about and designed flags.

 2MN wrote a poem about our food and the different countries it comes from.

2MN wrote a poem about our food and the different countries it comes from.

 Year 1 can now say 'hello' in many languages!

Year 1 can now say 'hello' in many languages!

 Some great efforts in Year 1 of writing down what food we ate this week and what countries in came from!

Some great efforts in Year 1 of writing down what food we ate this week and what countries in came from!

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 Where our food comes from!  By Year 1.

Where our food comes from!  By Year 1.

 Some great efforts in Reception! 

Some great efforts in Reception! 

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6BU celebrate world languages day

As part of our whole school world languages day both Year 5 and 6 had the pleasure of visiting Tytherington High School. The four classes spent the morning in the languages department learning either: Japanese, Spanish, Russian and Arabic.

6BU spent the morning learning Spanish and making their own versions of the iconic piñata.

 

 

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Buenos Dias todos. 

 

 

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Quel tal?  

 

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Piñatas are taking shape.

 

 

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Gracias Tytherington High.