Friday 19th January 2018.

What an interesting week we have had!

As part of our World War Two topic, this week, we have been doing some internet research on evacuees and watching videos of their stories. Some of us have great-grandparents who were in the war, and while it's a fascinating topic for us, it's hard for us to…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 19 January 2018

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Friday 12th January 2018

Elm class have got off to a flying start this year! We have come back well rested, free of all the winter coughs, colds and viruses and are raring to go!

This week, we have introduced our World War 2 topic. We looked at the timeline between the start and the end of the war, how it started and…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 12 January 2018

Category: Elm Class

Friday 22nd December 2017

As our first term in Elm class draws to a close, we would all like to wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy, healthy New Year! 

We have been busy this week with our Christmas service in St. Hilda's Chuch, having our Christmas party, going to the cinema, and making cards and calendars for…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 21 December 2017

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Friday 15th December 2017

Elm class are looking forward to next week! We have the cinema trip on Monday, our Christmas celebration in St. Hilda's church on Tuesday, Christmas dinner and our party all going on. Fun times ahead!

This week, we have spent a long time lovingly creating our calendar in class and Christmas…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 15 December 2017

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Friday 8th December 2017

Christmas has well and truely arrived in Elm class!

The children have been busy decorating the classroom and helping out with jobs for the school fair, in between working very hard and completing assessments in the classroom!

We had a visitor on Thursday. #ThatPoetryBloke came to do a whole…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 8 December 2017

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Friday 1st December

We have moved on with our multiplication and division in maths this week. We have been learning to multiply by 1, 2 and 3 digit numbers and are fine- tuning our dividing skills by dividing 3, 4 and 5 digit numbers by a single digit. We have been applying our skills to some multi-step problem…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 30 November 2017

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Friday 24th November 2017

A successful week for some of the children in Elm class this week. They entered into an athletics competition at the leisure centre with some children from year 6, against 8 primaries from the area and they won! With 220 points, they came back to school beaming. Well done to all of you!

We have…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 24 November 2017

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Friday 17th November 2017

We have been working on anti-bullying strategies using real-life senarios and empowering ourselves against bullies as part of anti-bullying week.

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In maths, using reasoning and problem-solving, we have been learning how to multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000.

In…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 17 November 2017

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Friday 10th November

All of Elm class are Star of the Week this week! When asked, Louise from the Konflux theatre that came in to work with Elm and produce the Play in a Day, said she couldn't possibly choose anyone that had stood out because all the children were stars! Well done Elm class! A video of our play is…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 10 November 2017

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Friday 3rd November 2017

We have come back to school this week, ready and raring to go! The children are still very engaged and focused on their literacy work with the Alma story. This week's focus has been persuasive writing, so the children have been estate agents trying to sell the shop in the story! They have been…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 3 November 2017

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Friday 20th October 2017

It's Friday!

We've still been working very hard as this half-term comes to a close.

In Literacy, we have been working with a video from The Literacy Shed called Alma. 

"Alma is a little girl who ventures into town in the snow. She is drawn to a shop window by a familiar looking doll.…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 20 October 2017

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Friday 13th October 2017

This week, in Elm class, we have been practising our performing arts! If you attended either of our Harvest Festivals, you would have seen some wonderful speaking and acting during our part and, as part of our metacognition work, we have been learning how to juggle! Some of us are finding it…

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Posted by /blog/category/elm-class on 13 October 2017

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4 December 2017

##Reminder##

The​ ​office​ ​is​ ​going​ ​cashless​ ​at​ ​the​ ​end​ ​of​ ​January.​ ​If​ ​you​ ​are​ ​not​ ​already​ ​signed​ ​up​ ​to Parent​ ​Pay​ ​or​ ​are​ ​not​ ​sure​ ​what​ ​to​ ​do,​ ​our​ ​friendly office​ ​staff​ ​are​ ​ready​ ​and​ ​waiting​ ​to​ ​show​ ​you​ ​how to​ ​get​ ​started.​ ​We​ ​also​ ​have​ ​a​ ​laptop​ ​in​ ​the​ ​reception​ ​area​ ​that​ ​you​ ​can​ ​use​ ​if​ ​you​ ​can’t​ ​get​ ​on​ ​the internet. (Please​ ​note:​ ​For​ ​administrative​ ​reasons,​ s​nack​ ​and​ ​juice​ ​money​ ​is​ ​not​ ​included​ ​-please​ ​continue​ ​to​ ​send​ ​this​ ​in​ ​as​ ​cash​ ​separately.) Thanks​ ​very​ ​much.
17 October 2017

Acorn Museum Trip

##ACORNS PARENTS! We are very sorry, but unfortunately we are having to postphone today's trip to the museum due to the weather. We do not feel that it is safe to walk the children in such conditions. We are very sorry for any inconvenience and will let you know a revised date as soon as we have one. Thank you for your understanding.
13 October 2017

Parents' Evenings. Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th October 2017.

Don't forget that dodgeball and basketball after school clubs are cancelled on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th October due to Parents' Evenings. Thank you for your understanding.