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Monkshouse Primary School

Latest News

04/05/2016
SATs

The KS1 & KS2 SATs will commence on the following:
KS1 - w/c 16/5/2016
KS2 - w/c 9/05/2016

22/02/2016
After School Clubs

The after school clubs for terms 4, 5 and 6 will start the week beginning 7th March and will finish during the week starting 4th July. Change 4 Life finishes on 23rd March and Art Club will finish on 21st March.

04/05/2016
Nationwide School Uniform

Uniform for end of term 6 delivery is to be ordered by FRIDAY 10TH JUNE.
Uniform can be ordered directly at: www.nationwideschooluniforms.co.uk

07/03/2016
Nursery

We still have vancancies for our September 2016 intake for Nursery - if you are interested in a place, please contact the school office.

14/07/2015
Academy Conversion Proposal

The school has registered an interest in pursuing an application for Academy status. Please see the links below for further information.

Academy Conversion Letter
Frequently Asked Questions

02/09/2015
Tuesday Morning Reading

Please remember you are welcome to come into school and join us for our reading mornings on Tuesdays!




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Science

At Monkshouse School we put a large emphasis on practical activities in Science. This Scientific enquiry forms the basis of our learning, where children can find out how things work, why things happen and what changes can be seen in everything around them. It gives the children the knowledge they will need in life and provides a social understanding of subjects they can take further in secondary school. Children learn to predict what will happen in an experiment, carry out a fair test, analyse the results and consider the reasons why the experiment happened in a paticular way. As part of our science curriculum we cover four aspects of learning: Sc1 - Scientific enquiry Sc2 - Life processes and living things Sc3 - Materials and their properties Sc4 - Physical Processes. These areas are developed as the childrne move through the school.

 

Here is your chance to have some fun investigating Science at home. Just choose a link and click on it!

www.nasa.gov/home

www.britishgeologicalsociety

www.bbcscience/forces

www.bbcscience/electricity

www.bbcscience/light

www.bbcscience/sound

 

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