February 2016

Bee Treat

After working hard, and moving the bee up to 10, the owls had a fantastic afternoon on the last Thursday of term. We decorated (and ate) biscuits, dressed up and watched some of the old Paddington episodes.

Eagles’ Plans for Term 4

Dear Parents Just a letter to give you some information on the aspects of the curriculum that we will be covering between now and Easter. Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic which is Health and Fitness.   English: Our continuing priority will be ensuring that children can read and Continue reading

Parent Letter Year 3

Parents of Year 3 Dear Parents Welcome to the second half of the Spring Term. Below are some details of what we will be covering this term. Most aspects of the curriculum will be taught through topic teaching. Our main topic is going to be the Tudors with a special focus on Explorers and looking Continue reading

Owls’ Termly Letter

It was lovely to see so many of you at parents evening. That was our last one for this year, but please be assured that if you have any concerns or comments you can come and see me at any time. Thank you so much for all of the hard work and support you put Continue reading

Michael Morpurgo Work – Examples

Yr.6 have completed an author study on Michael Morpurgo.  They have all read books by him individually and in group reading.  They have looked at the way that he writes and what makes his books so effective.  As a class they have read several short stories; ‘Conker’, ‘My father is a Polar Bear’, ‘Rainbow Bear’,  ‘Marble Crusher’ and Continue reading

Yr.6 Spring term 2

Dear Parent/Carer, During the second half of the Spring term, year 6 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:     Ratio and proportion, investigation techniques, 24 hour clock, the use of timetables, mental calculation strategies, the standard written methods for addition, subtraction multiplication and division and properties of numbers. Literacy:        Revision of the basic fiction and Continue reading

Yr 4 Term 4 Plans

Dear Parent/ Carer During term 4 we are still lucky enough to have a third year teaching student working with us, we will be covering the following topics: Literacy:          We will be studying stories from another culture, thinking about plots, settings and characters, along with nouns, pronouns, dialogue and action and vivid descriptions. Numeracy: Continue reading

Shepway Wheelchair Basketball

On Thursday 11 February all of yr.6 entered a Wheelchair Basketball competition. There were nine teams in total from Seabrook, Hythe Bay, ourselves and Stella Maris. First the teams were given some training in Wheelchair Basketball from Martin from Pent Valley Leisure Centre and in ordinary basketball from Folkestone Saints Basketball club. They then played Continue reading

KS 1 Disco

Today the PTFA held a Disco for the children in Ducklings, Owls and Eagles. They looked so grown up in their party clothes and many of them enjoyed the dancing. There were also some calmer sit down choices available to do while they chilled with their friends just listening to the music. Everyone enjoyed the tuck Continue reading

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