Peel Clothworkers' School

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What we've been up to…

Welcome to our school blog. Check out the posts below to find out what we've been up to recently.

Investigating Moon Craters - Class 6C
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As part of the Year 6 science unit, Earth and Beyond, Class 6C have been investigating moon craters. They looked into what causes craters and explored the impact that speed, weight, angle and distance has on them and then carried out their own investigations. They had great fun!

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Maths Olympiad at QEII - Year 6
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A big well done to our two teams who took part in the Maths Olympiad at QEII last week. They were presented with a range of Maths questions, including logic puzzles and numbers skills tasks. The teachers at QEII were very impressed with their effort and team work!

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House Captains and School Council visit to Government House
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On Monday 12th February the House Captains and School Council were invited to visit the Lieutenant Governor, Sir John Lorimer and his wife Lady Lorimer at Government House in Onchan. The children had a tour of Government House and the grounds from Sir Lorimer and learnt all about the history of the…

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Valentines Cake Sale
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Thank you all so much for supporting the Year 6 cake sale! Once again, we were very grateful to everyone who baked or bought delicious cakes for us to sell. We had a great day selling, restocking, cleaning up and finally counting our earnings. The children are delighted to have raised £430.34! All…

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Year 3 - Beach Buddies (part 2)
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Year 3 enjoyed a slightly chilly trip on Tuesday, where we joined up with Beach Buddies to clean the beaches in Peel and surrounding areas. We found a wide range of litter, including bottles, cans, vapes and fishing line. We even managed to dig up a bicycle tyre! Bill Dale, founder of Beach Buddies…

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Year 3 - Beach Buddies
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The Year 3 topic this term is 'One Plastic Bag'. Bill Dale (founder of Beach Buddies) was invited in and the children were given the opportunity to interview him to find out about how he started Beach Buddies. The children will be writing stories about Bill Dale and going on a community clean on Tu…

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Class RR – Apparatus in PE
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To support our topic ‘Reach for the Stars’, we have been developing our physical skills an astronaut would need to practise such as: balancing, navigating an obstacle course, crawling, climbing frames and slides. They have been loving it!

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Class 6F's Curiosities
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In Class 6F, we’ve been thinking about what our curiosities are, ahead of reading our new text ‘Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover’. We were really engaged in this, and Mrs Fairbairn was super impressed at how thought provoking our curiosities were. We can’t wait to try and find out some answers!

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