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Welcome to Beavers! 

 

Hello and welcome to the Beavers class page. We are one of two Year 5 classes and there are 19 of us. Our teacher is Miss Thibeault (it's French, you don't pronounce the "lt") and our Learning Support Assistant is Miss Conway.

 

On Wednesdays and Fridays we have PE so make sure you have your PE kit (Red T-shirt and black shorts or tracksuit bottoms with plimsolls or trainers)

 

Homework will be given on a Friday for English, Maths (including times tables) and Spelling. Spelling and times tables will be tested on a Monday. All other homework will be due in on a Wednesday.

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Our class timetable for Autumn term

Our class timetable for Spring term

RAF Museum

On Wednesday 27th September, Year 5 journeyed to the RAF Museum in Hendon as part of our World War 2 topic. We had the opportunity to dress as members of the RAF and take part in an Air Raid. 

 

The children had a fantastic time and were a credit to the school. Here are some pictures of our adventure.

Dunstable's College

 

On the 20th of October, the children got to visit Dunstable's college to learn about different career possibilities. The pupils had to choose between 4 sectors : Sport and public services, health, catering and IT. During the day, they got the opportunity to do the same activities that a student from the college would do. Everyone was very satisfied at the end of the day. 

 

Here are some pictures of the pupils that chose  to spend the day at the IT sector:

Sponsored Run for Children in Need

 

On the 17th of November, the pupils ran to raise money for Children in Need. Here are some pictures of the event. Congratulations to all the runners for their efforts! 

World War II movie list

 

As asked by many, here's a list of World War II movies that you could enjoy during your Holidays: 

For most of these movies, parental supervision is adviced, but even more for some of them. 

 

- Life is beautiful 

- Race 

- The boy in the Striped Pyjamas (parental supervision strongly  recommended)

- The Pianist (parental supervision strongly recommended) 

- Saving Private Ryan

- Pearl Harbour 

- The Book Thief

- The imitation game 

- Unbroken (parental supervision strongly recommended)

- The courageous Heart of Irena Sendler 

- The sound of Music 

- From time to time 

 

Have a good time watching! 

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