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Star Award this week go to:

Zack, Humphrey, Oscar, Jack, Archie, Holly, Thomas, Edward, Anna, Patrick and Megan


These awards were for writing and Science this week.

We added a few people to our achievement board this week. Anna and Lexi participated in a piano duet in the Mrs Sunderland music festival this week. We enjoyed listening to their delightful playing in assembly.


Handwriting Pen Licences were given to Ruby, Lexi and Natasha.


A huge number of 100% Attendence Awards were handed out. Well done everyone. Wow!


Happy Birthday Poppy, Ellie and Amara


A large number of children got award for completing their stamp cards today, especially Gold Award. You have all worked very hard, well done everyone.



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Look out! There is a wolf about! Class 1 have been writing descriptions of the wolf and putting up posters to warn others about this cunning character.

We designed and made traps to catch the Big Bad Wolf.



Class 3 have been busy writing Greek myths such as Icarus and Daedalus and Theseus and the Minotaur. Come and see our pastel art work and descriptive paragraphs on display in the corridor.





Munch munch

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Munch the dragon came to visit us in Assembly today to talk to us about healthy eating.




Valentines craft

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In Family Groups today, Mr Burdon's groups thought about how to be kind with a camera. We talked about how pictures get shared on websites automatically. We talked about how quickly that can happen, and how we take and use photos with permission. We need to be careful and kind with the cameras we use. Here are some of the fun shots we took:




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Class 1 have been learning all about positional and directional language as part of our maths and literacy work on Little Red Riding Hood. We have planned the route for Red Riding Hood to get safely through the woods and have been giving each other instructions using positional and directional words to try and copy duplo patterns.


We were thinking about the Winter Olympics in Assembly today, and Mr Simmons shared a few thoughts about a trip to Russia.

Thinking about special achievements, Angus shared his 25 metres swimming award.


Star Awards this week were awarded to:

Thomas, Hannah, Darcie, Tabitha, Holly, Aaron, Prewa, Poppy, Elizabeth, Lucy and Emma

Thanks to those children who played percussion during our singing today.