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Monthly Archives: September 2017

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Wonderful Wands and Wishes

Our Game:  After break today Years 3 and 4 got together again to work with their buddies.  They played a great warm up game of “1,2,3 Where Are You?”  This is where the children scatter themselves all over the grounds to find the best hiding place; The seekers count to 30 then race around to find as many […]

September 15th, 2017|

Election Day for Pupil Parliament

On Wednesday 13th September children took part in our class ballots to democratically choose a member of their class to represent them within the Pupil Parliament.  Our Pupil Parliament have one or two pupils from each class who will discuss, decide and debate on all topics that involve the children in the school.

Each child in […]

September 15th, 2017|

Year 5 Tough Maths!

Our Year 5 have began to realise the pace of work has increased significantly since this time last year and on Wednesday in their maths lessons their teachers were re-iterating the importance of checking work, reading the questions correctly and even making sure their work is neat and tidy to avoid any incorrect answers.  During […]

September 14th, 2017|

Week 2 Sports Team Sheets

Wednesday 13th September

U11 A & B Hockey v The Elms (a)

U11 A & B Rugby v The Elms (a)

September 12th, 2017|

30 Hours Funded Childcare

For children of pre-school age, we have now started offering the government 30 hours funded childcare. To find out more please click the links below.

For working families in England
With 3 and 4-year-old children
An extra 15 hours a week of free childcare – so 30 in all
Parents of children born on or after 1st […]

September 12th, 2017|

A Soggy Science Lesson in Year 5

This morning our two Year 5 classes got together to make some water containers.  It may sound a simple task but they were only provided with paper (which they were not allowed to cut), sellotape and scissors (to cut the sellotape only).  The challenge was to make a container that would hold water, the children […]

September 7th, 2017|

Buddy Time!

Year 3 and Year 4 caught up with each other today for a buddy session after break.  They sat in the outdoor classroom and had some special time sitting with with their buddy and working together.

The activity which they undertook was making dragonflies; Year 3’s were helped along by Year 4 and these sessions are […]

September 7th, 2017|

Year 6’s First Day Back

Welcome back our new Year 6!  We’ve heard all about what they’ve been up to over the holidays and its been great catching up with 8 weeks worth of news for some of us.

Here are some photos of the children having fun outside during break, luckily the weather wasn’t too wet and they were able […]

September 5th, 2017|

Outdoor Learning on Day One!

Year 4 have enjoyed their first day at school with Mrs Emmerson-Friend and Mrs Wason.  They have been focussing on team work and communicating with each other along with getting to know new pupils in Year 4 (welcome Holly, Lydia and Max!).  Outside Year 4 were set a team challenge using newspapers and a jug full of water to […]

September 5th, 2017|

Year 3’s Welcome to Main Prep!

Its been a busy day for our new Year 3 class.  Miss Hart has given them a tour of the building and given them lots of information to help them settle into their new environment.  They have enjoyed outside break-time with their Year 4 buddies and its been lovely watching them play.  Some of them found their […]

September 5th, 2017|
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