Amazing DT day!

On Friday it was DT day and the whole school was buzzing with excitement and determination. This year for DT day we built shadufs. This linked back to our topic last term, the Ancient Egyptians. They used shadufs to bring water from the River Nile to the crops,...
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Marvelous, magnificent Mexico

In year 4 we have been learning about Mexico in our English AND topic lessons. We are going to share with you our top three favourite things we have learnt about Mexico. Hopefully you like them and feel REALLY persuaded to travel to Mexico. We think we should...
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Self care tips!

With the clocks moving backwards and the evenings being darker, we have come up with some amazing self-care tips you can do to feel better if you’re feeling down! We know that when it is darker we might feel sad, or sleepy more. We thought about different ways...
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Our Amazing Geography Day!

In our first term we have done many amazing things at Riverview Junior School! We have completed our inter-house competition (PE this term!). We have had many different people come in and talk to us and we have had our first enrichment day, geography day! We really enjoyed...
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Fizzy News

Today Riverview Blog Squad made an excellent explosion outside and had a blast. Below we are going to tell you how you can do this fantastic, amazing experiment at home. Warning, this is a fun but messy and sticky experiment (although it smells tasty!) – try it outside!...
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Our Top 15 Phenomenal Books to Read

To celebrate world book day we each shared our favourite book! Comment below and tell us about your favourite book! My favourite book is ‘Matilda’. It is about a little girl who is very smart and is sent to a school that includes a strict head teacher called...
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RJS Blog Squad Takes Over The WHOLE Blog

We are a group of marvelous, magical, magnificent year 4s. We will write posts that will intrigue you and blow your mind. You will get brilliant posts every single week, such as advice, parts of school life, tutorials, information AND interviews – we have it all! We will...
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Year 5’s Blogging Adventures

This term, because we’re all at home accessing our work via our laptops, tablets and devices, Year 5 have started to learn about Blogging in their ICT lessons, and where better to look to than our very own school blog! We started off by having a look at...
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Wellbeing chart by ELSA Support

Elsa support for wellbeing
Being stuck at home might seem a great idea to begin with but as time marches on, we’re convinced that some people might be affected and start feeling unhappy about the situation. It is normal to feel overwhelmed, anxious and even fearful of the future at a time...
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Sensory Circuits for indoors and outdoors

Another great resource we use at Riverview Junior School is – Sensory Circuits. We use them for children who need help to focus and concentrate in lessons. We also think that, during these unprecedented times, maybe ALL of our children could benefit from a good 10 – 15...
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