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13January2021

Freddie eases back into online schooling

“Freddie’s face beams when he sees his classmates. Lockdown can be difficult… to have that individual attention means everything.”   We’re doing all we can to ensure pupils feel happy and cared for while learning at home.   Please click in the link below to view the full article   https://www.shropshirestar.com/…/freddie-eases-back…/

15December2020

Festive Fun!

In Forest School Donaldson class read one of their advent stories ‘Pick a Pine Tree’. They spotted some pine trees in the forest and decorated them, they had to be careful as they were prickly! Their forest looked very festive afterwards!

01December2020

Tom and the Island of Dinosaurs

Reception/Year 1’s story of the week has been ‘Tom and the Island of Dinosaurs’ which they have absolutely loved! The children were excited to find a letter in a bottle just like the one Katy had sent. They wrote letters back to Katy asking her questions to help them find out where she was. The […]

25November2020

Year 2 Stay Safe with Forest Fires

In Forest School, Mrs Griffiths lit a fire and taught the children how to stay safe around fire. The children sharpened their own willow sticks and cooked some dough on the fire. They were extremely sensible and made me very proud.

24November2020

Bonjour!

Morpurgo Class received some exciting post when they discovered that the first letters had arrived from their pen pals in France. Morpurgo Class couldn’t wait to reply, they wrote some impressive letters back telling their new friends about themselves in French.  

20November2020

Wow, what a week!

We have been focusing on Anti bullying this week, we started by wearing our odd socks with pride, we have looked at how to stay safe online and how to interact with others responsibly. We have looked at the qualities of a good friend and we rounded off the week with a visit from Reverend […]

17November2020

Buddhist Zooms into Year 5 Classroom

Year 5 enjoyed a live zoom session with Saido, who is a Buddhist, to learn more about the next religion we will study during our RE mini mission! We were shown artefacts, photos and made lots of fantastic notes to help us with our learning.

17November2020

We’re Wearing Odd Socks….. Are You?

 OddSocksDay is part of our AntiBullying Week! To celebrate that we are all unique, children have been asked to come to school dressed in odd socks!    

19October2020

Habitat in a box

In our mini mission this week the children have been learning about habitats and how the animals that live there are suited to their environment. They have all made a ‘habitat in a box’ this afternoon. I was very pleased with their creativity, imagination and independence (and tidying up!)