Helping us understand Remembrance Day

This week we will be paying our respects to all the brave soldiers over the years who have died in different wars for our country. We would love children, parents and family members to contribute to our online Remembrance Day wall to make our thoughts and prayers more personal. Please share details or pictures of any family members we need to remember this week. These will be shared and discussed with children this week, thank you!

Tim Sutton Trials for Year 5 and Year 4

phpx77lciimageOn Wednesday 24th June, Mr Parkinson and Mr Burke will be running trials to pick an A and B team to represent the school at the upcoming Tim Sutton Tournament on 4th July.

The trials will be from 3.15-4.30 and children MUST wear shinpads and boots. They are free to wear any other kit (in the right colours

Visit Grasmere!

After returning from a fantastic residential trip to Grasmere, Year 5 wanted to convince others to visit by making their own persuasive letters!

After writing these yesterday, the children used the apps ‘Adobe Voice’ and ‘Adobe Slate,’ to turn their writing into digital presentations!

Here are their efforts –



Grasmere by Amy and Georgia


Please take a moment to watch and comment on their work! It would be greatly appreciated!

Value of the Month – Tolerance

Year 5 are busy preparing for their fantastic Easter play. Some children worked today looking at this month’s value – Tolerance. We have been discussing what it is, how we all have differences but are also the same in some ways. We need to respect and appreciate everyone despite differences as we are all the same on the inside.

This is what we created to demonstrate this month’s value –

Talent show 2014!

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The staff and children enjoyed an amazing Christmas dinner thanks to the wonderful kitchen staff today!

This was followed by the annual Talent Show, which once again proved that our children are not only gifted in the classroom but also on the stage, with dancers, singers, musicians, magicians and poets all displaying some incredible talent!

After rumours circulating about whether the children would be treated to a performance showcasing the teacher’s talents, they were ‘treated’ to this ‘questionable’ performance from Mr Parkinson –