Week beginning 15/05/17

This week has been a very active week for Holly class involving both swimming and forest schools.Mrs Gallon informs me that the children are enjoying their swimming lessons and growing in confidence each week! Mr Bates was particularly impressed this week week with Ellie O'Connor , because she…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 17 May 2017

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Week beginning 2nd May 2017

In science this half term we are looking at plants, the different types of plants, what plants need to grow and the structure of a plant.We looked at 'wild plants' ( often known as weeds) and clarified that these are flowers that are not planted or looked after but that grow wherever they land. We…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 4 May 2017

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Week beginning 25th April

Welcome back everyone we hope you had a restful and chocolate filled Easter break!

The children have come back refreshed and ready to work and we look forward to a busy and productive Summer term.

On Wednesday we visited St Hilda's Church to learn about Christianity and the importance and…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 28 April 2017

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Week beginning 3rd April 2017

This week has been a busy and varied week at school. The children have had great fun following clues to find Easter eggs in the school woods during our Easter egg hunt.Unfortunately our camera ran out of battery right at the moment we discovered the eggs so no chocolate stained faces to share i'm…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 6 April 2017

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Week beginning 27th March 2017

This week we have been doing end of term progress tests with the children.They have all worked to the best of their ability and tackled each one with enthusiasm. Mrs Gallon and I are very proud of all the children and the progress they are making.They will all be ready for a well deserved rest in…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 30 March 2017

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Week beginning 13th March

As planned this week we have celebrated our wonderful monster poems by sharing them with the whole class.The children commented positively on one an other's poems and picked out something they particularly liked.We are now moving on to writing stories based on the 'Three Billy Goats Gruff' and…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 15 March 2017

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Week beginning 6th March

This week each child has designed their own monster with special features.These features have been described by using adjectives in a list poem.The children's designs and poetry will be displayed in a class big book and they will share their poems with the class to celebrate the work they have…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 7 March 2017

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Week beginning 27th February 2017 (World Book Day)

We have had a fun packed day today for 'World Book Day'!Thank you for all the wonderful costumes! The children have thoroughly enjoyed looking at the characters and deciding which stories they have come from.It was lovely to see parents attending our 'Book and a biscuit session' and sharing…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 1 March 2017

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Week beginning 13th February 2017

This week we have been very busy practically halving and quartering, quantities.The children have used halving mats and shared out apparatus to find half, enabling them to see that half is one of two equal parts of a quantity.

We have continued writing our own list poems this week.…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 14 February 2017

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Week beginning 6th February 2017

This week we have been writing poetry based on the list poem 'The Brown Bear'.The children have looked at how a list sentence is punctuated with commas and the reason for this.They have chosen their own animal and generated adjectives to describe it using question prompts.They are now busy writing…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 9 February 2017

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Week beginning 30th January 2017

This week has been 'National Story telling Week' and each class has spent time with another to read and share stories.Holly class met with Ash class and it was lovely to see the older children encouraging the younger ones and listening to them reading. 

In maths we are now moving on to…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 2 February 2017

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Week beginning 23rd January

Thank you to everyone who has sent in the research homework!!The children have enjoyed writing their non-chronological reports about their own pet this week and sharing all the funny things they get up too.If you haven't yet managed to get this homework done please send in as soon as…

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Posted by /blog/category/holly-class/page:4 on 26 January 2017

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Latest News

22 January 2019

Primary PE and School Sport Update 2018-2019.

Please find below a report from Mr Hopper of Caedmon College Whitby outlining some of the primary sporting activities Stakesby have been involved in so far this year.
6 December 2018

Stakesby Uniform

6 September 2018

School Meal Changes

Please find below some small, but beneficial changes to our school meal prices and system.