If you have a child or friend in Eagles Class, I am sure you will have heard about the strange happenings in our classroom! Yesterday, we came in from break to find upturned tables and some large, unusual eggs on the floor. We put the eggs into our role-play area, only to find today that there had been a commotion in our room and the eggs had hatched! Here are some photos of the English work we have done surrounding our dragon visitor. Some of us painted eggs and used orig
Just before half-term, I launched a challenge for all the children in our school. Yesterday we had children from every class bringing in photos of themselves reading in unusual and imaginative places. Here are a selection of the cosy nooks we have found for reading our books! There is also a growing display of all the photos in the school library. Do please keep on sending in your photos. You will have until the end of this week to earn extra house points for taking part
It was wonderful to see the children after our half-term holiday this morning, and fantastic to see them entering the classroom with such superb Home Learning Projects! The children have been sharing their masterpieces this afternoon, and have enthusiastically given each other new facts about mountains. I want to say a MASSIVE thank you to all the adults at home who have supported the children in making, writing, designing and building. Here are some of the Home Learning P
Pinemartens and Eagles were thrilled to welcome Roz from the Parliamentary Education Service today. She led an assembly for the whole of Key Stage 2, and was able to explain a bit more about how the law is agreed and managed. Each class then took part in a workshop where they had to debate the issue of homework in Primary Schools. As you can imagine, the children had a lot to say!
Throughout the school, we have been discussing the issue of bullying. In Eagles Class, we considered the impact our words can have on others. We used an apple to illustrate that although it can appear fine on the outside, the bruises inside can remind us of how words can hurt our feelings. We also passed glitter between us and thought about how our words are like glitter. You can try to brush glitter off but there's always some left behind. In the same way, we need to re