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The home of Mrs Taylor, Mrs Shaw, Mrs Rogers and Mrs Davison


After a fun summer break, we are raring to BLAST OFF with our learning.

Our first exciting topic is waiting to LAUNCH.... 

SPACE: The Final Frontier

A topic that is OUT OF THIS WORLD!!


Curriculum Newsletters

Year 5 Curriculum Evening

Upcoming Space Launches

Take a peek at what is going up, up and away...


Date: September 22, 2017

Space Agency: Roscosmos

Description: Glonass-M launch


Date: October 13, 2017

Space Agency: ESA

Mission: Copernicus

Description: Sentinel-5 Precursor – also known as Sentinel-5P – is the first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring our atmosphere. The satellite carries the state-of-the-art Tropomi instrument to map a multitude of trace gases such as nitrogen dioxide, ozone, formaldehyde, sulphur dioxide, methane, carbon monoxide and aerosols – all of which affect the air we breathe and therefore our health, and our climate. (ESA blog)

Find out more: http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/Copernicus


Date: November 10, 2017

Space Agency: NASA

Mission: Orbital ATK Resupply Mission to Space Station (Orbital ATK CRS-8)

Description: Orbital ATK's eighth contracted commercial resupply services mission, launching aboard an Antares rocket from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, will deliver several tons of cargo including crew supplies and science experiments to the International Space Station.



Date: November 10, 2017 - 4:47 a.m. Eastern

Mission: NOAA Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1)

Description: NOAA's JPSS-1 satellite will launch aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket from Space Launch Complex-2 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. NOAA partnered with NASA to implement the JPSS series of U.S. civilian polar-orbiting environmental remote sensing satellites and sensors.

We had fun plotting the planets!

Mrs Price's Spelling Challenge