April 2019

Year 3 Term 5 Parent Letter

Dear Parents Welcome to the first half of the Summer 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. We will learn about who they were, how they came into power Continue reading

Class 5 – Summer Term – Parent Letter

Dear Parent/Carer, During the first half of the Summer Term, Year 5 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:  We will continue to develop mental skills in number throughout this term.  We will also further develop our understanding in the following areas:  fractions and decimals;  calculating with money and solving word problems; percentages and fractions Continue reading

Yr.6 Term 5

Dear Parent/Carer, As you are aware the Year six SATs take place this term.  They will be held during the week beginning 13 May 2019.  We will be revising topics in Numeracy, Literacy and Science to prepare for these tests.  We will be studying the following topics this term Numeracy:  Mean, median and mode, probability Continue reading

Tiki -Term 4

Tiki has had a very busy term. She has continued with her reading training, which she loves; turned one and had a birthday party; passed her silver Good Citizen Award and qualified as a ‘Pets as Therapy’ dog. Many of these events and many of your gifts feature in this video. Thank you to everyone, Continue reading

Hot Cross Buns

Today Ducklings made hot cross buns. These represent the part of the Easter story where Jesus died on the cross for us. It was a fun way to represent the story.

Great St Eanswythe’s Bake Off

As part of our Enchanted Woodland topic, we baked gingerbread people in Eagles Class. We have been learning about instructions in our English lessons and were given a baking ‘technical challenge’ to attempt. We soon discovered that the instructions were far too basic and not detailed enough. Luckily none of the gingerbread people had soggy Continue reading

Tiki’s Birthday Party

The children came to school today with great excitement about celebrating Tiki’s birthday. It didn’t disappoint. Tiki demonstrated her excellent agility skills doing weaving, jumps and going through a tunnel. Each class sent one representative to race against the clock in an agility run. Yr.6 were first, followed by Yr, 4 and then Yr.2. We Continue reading

Easter Egg Hunt

On Wednesday afternoon, Eagles, Owls and Ducklings classes went for a Spring walk to the Coastal Park. The plan was for all the children to share some delicious chocolate eggs in the April sunshine. However, on the way the Easter bunny stole the huge bag of eggs that Mr Brinkley was carrying and proceeded to scatter Continue reading

‘Wonder’ by R J Palacio

Yr.6 have been studying the book ‘Wonder’ by R. J Palacio this term.  They have loved the story and used it as a stimulus for many writing activities.  The book has also made us think about the way we treat other people and how our actions affect others.  The theme of the book is #Choose Continue reading

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