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Welcome to Spartan Class webpage. I am Mr Masters the class teacher and I just wanted to share with you all some of the fantastic things we have been doing in class during the past term.

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Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you

Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 1
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 2 Martin spelt his names in runes on his coins.
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 3 Erin created authentic Viking art.
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 4 Martin had plenty of fun.
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 5
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 6 Summer showed plenty of artistic talent.
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 7
Vikings is our topic theme. This has given the children plenty of opportunities to be creative. They have also investigated Runes and made Rune stones, looked at Viking shield designs and made their own. It was great fun to make Viking coins as Martin will tell you 8

Science - In science we have been investigating chemical change. Here we reacted vinegar and baking powder to create carbon dioxide which blew up the balloon.

Science - In science we have been investigating chemical change. Here we reacted vinegar and baking powder to create carbon dioxide which blew up the balloon. 1
Science - In science we have been investigating chemical change. Here we reacted vinegar and baking powder to create carbon dioxide which blew up the balloon. 2

Green Fire

Green Fire  1
Burning five pound notes was fun but a bit expensive!. We were looking at combustion and the burning point of paper

Money to burn

Money to burn 1
Money to burn 2

Then there was National poetry Day. Here the children were inspired to make a sound poem that they performed. The theme was sounds of the countryside.

Then there was National poetry Day. Here the children were inspired to make a sound poem that they performed. The theme was sounds of the countryside. 1
Then there was National poetry Day. Here the children were inspired to make a sound poem that they performed. The theme was sounds of the countryside. 2
Then there was National poetry Day. Here the children were inspired to make a sound poem that they performed. The theme was sounds of the countryside. 3
Then there was National poetry Day. Here the children were inspired to make a sound poem that they performed. The theme was sounds of the countryside. 4

The children worked in small groups to write a poem about the sounds of the countryside.

The children worked in small groups to write a poem about the sounds of the countryside. 1

I would like you all to meet Mr Bolton and Mrs Holmes who have provided wonderful support to Spartan Class this term.

I would like you all to meet Mr Bolton and Mrs Holmes who have provided wonderful support to Spartan Class this term. 1
I would like you all to meet Mr Bolton and Mrs Holmes who have provided wonderful support to Spartan Class this term. 2
I would like you all to meet Mr Bolton and Mrs Holmes who have provided wonderful support to Spartan Class this term. 3

Term 3 

We continued with our investigations into chemical change and topic of Vikings.

This shows a chemical reaction that occurs when you add detergent with milk and food colouring.

More violent but beautiful milk reactions

More violent but beautiful milk reactions 1 Add the food colouring.
More violent but beautiful milk reactions 2 Use a cocktail stick to mix.
More violent but beautiful milk reactions 3 Watch the particles react.
More violent but beautiful milk reactions 4 View the rainbow like creation that is made.

We also investigated the properties of chocolate to determine if heat changed the texture and taste of chocolate buttons.

We also investigated the properties of chocolate to determine if heat changed the texture and taste of chocolate buttons.  1 Heating the chocolate.
We also investigated the properties of chocolate to determine if heat changed the texture and taste of chocolate buttons.  2 We timed how long it took to melt.
We also investigated the properties of chocolate to determine if heat changed the texture and taste of chocolate buttons.  3 The data produced was recorded in table of results.
We also investigated the properties of chocolate to determine if heat changed the texture and taste of chocolate buttons.  4 Melting chocolate buttons is fun!

In computing we explored networks.

In computing we explored networks. 1 Mr Masters acting out how Google works.

The school play was a wonderful star filled success.

The school play was a wonderful star filled success. 1 Following the star, a wise man and his apprentice.
The school play was a wonderful star filled success. 2 King Herod's guards are not happy.
The school play was a wonderful star filled success. 3 Balthazar congratulating all the players.
The school play was a wonderful star filled success. 4 Everyone in the stable with baby Jesus.

In English we wrote scripts.

In English we wrote scripts.  1 Dolly and Kayleigh practising their lines.
In English we wrote scripts.  2 Phoebe and Ethan made a good team,
In English we wrote scripts.  3 Ellena and John rehearsing the scripts they wrote.
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