Gurnard Primary School

Gurnard Primary School

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  2. Year 1

Year 1


 Aquila Class

Class Teacher: Mrs Rebekah Potter

Learning Support Assistants: Miss Erin Wykes and Mrs Suzanne Aitken


Aquila is a constellation on the celestial equator. Its name is Latin for 'eagle' and it represents the bird that carried Zeus' thunderbolts in Greek-Roman mythology. Its brightest star is Altair which is the twelfth brightest star in the night sky.  It is located along the Milky Way and the constellation is best seen in the summer.


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Orion Class

Class Teacher: Miss Charlotte Rand

Learning Support Assistant: Miss Fran Pike




Orion is a prominent constellation located on the celestial equator and visible throughout the world. It is one of the most conspicuous and recognizable constellations in the night sky. It is named after Orion, a hunter in Greek mythology. Its brightest stars are blue-white Rigel and red Betelgeuse.



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