Author: Colegrave Primary School

Colegrave’s Climate Change Poems

Colegrave’s Climate Change Poems

As a part of our last session this academic year, we created poems on the effect of climate change from the perspective of Mother Nature. We were inspired by the Conservation International videos and were able to create ‘If… then…’ poems.   We have loved being members of Burnet News […]

How could fake news affect Democracy?

How could fake news affect Democracy?

Fake news could affect democracy in many ways here are some of the reasons why: Media have access to spread rumors and that could cause fake news. Various sites could easily lie to get the attention of the public and money from advertising lies. Websites such as: Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook […]

How could Fake news Affect Democracy?

How could Fake news Affect Democracy?

Have you ever wondered if big news companies are sometimes revealing false news? Or if the information comes from a reliable source? Well in this post, you’ll hear about how fake news can change the way people think and how they vote in an important election that decides the future […]

Spotting the truth

Spotting the truth

This week in club, we learnt the three main ways of spotting fake news!   Some members also made a video explaining the three types. Sit back and enjoy the broadcast.     Collaborative work by members from Colegrave Primary School

Fake News to us is…

Fake News to us is…

This week during club, members from Colegrave Primary School learnt about Fake News and how it has had an impact on recent events in the news. During the session, we delved into four key words to help us with our understanding of fake news. Those key words were: globalisation, democracy, […]

Choices

Choices

In storytelling week, we decided to create a stop motion video of our thoughts on this terms issue. Being members of a rights and respecting school, we think education is key to every child and that children’s rights should  be adhered to at all times. Every crime is different, we […]

Contrasting Realities

Contrasting Realities

We have been learning all about Prisons and ways of rehabilitating people. During storytelling week, we decided to role play what the life of someone who has committed a crime could be like. We believe that through education, people can make a difference to their lives as they have the […]

Rehabilitation – which way is best?

Rehabilitation – which way is best?

This week in club, we discussed five different options for prisoners whilst they serve their time. We thought that the ‘Library Books’ was one of the most beneficial, watch our video to find out why. Have a look at our posters of the other options too.          […]

Our First Post!

Our First Post!

We are so excited to be part of Burnet News Club, and had a great first session beginning to learn about the ins and outs of this American election. We tried to keep an open mind while learning about the different policies of the two competitors. Here are some of […]