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8 October 2017

This Week

On Monday we look forward to our trip to Hyde Library, we would like as many parents/carers to come along and join in the experience. All children will need to bring in their Library card or fill in an application form, so that they are able to take a book home on the day.

On Thursday we will…

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29 September 2017

Macmillan cake sale

A huge Thank you to all the parents that donated towards the Reception cake sale today. We raise just over £110 and the children had a great time baking the goodies.

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27 September 2017

Mystery readers 27.09.2017

After such an exciting morning, we were also treated to our Mystery Readers this afternoon just before going home.

Reception Ash had one of the Vice Principals, Mrs Lawrence, as their mystery reader today. Mrs Lawrence read Monkey Puzzle by Julia Donaldson.

Reception Alder had the school’s…

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27 September 2017

African Art

This morning has been very exciting as we had a visit from Jade who works for The education Group.

Jade came with some wooden African  Dan masks. The masks were made from albezian wood which comes from the Miracle Tree.

Jade explained that we were going to paint the masks in a traditional…

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25 September 2017


Today we had our first session of RWI (Read, Write Inc), the children had a great time learning their first sound and practised writing it outside and in their books. The children met Fred the Frog and helped him to blend the sounds together to make words.

We have sent home sheets for the…

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24 September 2017

Don’t drop litter!

This week we have designed our own ‘Don’t drop litter’ posters, on Friday we went and displayed them in the forest area. We talked about how we can be good citizens and help look after the world around us.

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21 September 2017

Mystery reader

We have had our 1st Mystery Reader. We were all very surprised to find that it was our new Principal, Mrs Thornburn.

She read a wonderful book called We Love You Hugless Douglas by David Melling.

We all really enjoyed it and sat beautifully.

Mrs Thornburn has promised to surprise us again…

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16 September 2017

Fun in Reception

We have just finished our second week in Reception and what a fantastic time we have been having!. The children have settled into their routines well and have been busy making new friends.

We have had our first sports session with Mr Allen and he has asked us to remind parents that all children…

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16 September 2017

Celebrating birthdays in school

As we are a ‘Healthy School’ please do not send sweets in to school as staff will not be able to give them out. Instead we suggest you may want to send in a book, which can be shared many times with all the children and will be kept in the Birthday Box.

If you would like to send something in…

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6 September 2017

Reception’s First Day

Welcome to all children and parents!

What a fantastic first day we had in Reception. The children were wonderful and enjoyed exploring their new classes and meeting their teachers. Here are photos of just some of the things we did today!

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