Class posts

23 October 2017 - 11:04am
  End of T1 already and it's a pleasure to teach this class. They are enthusiastic, hard-working and kind to each other....
22 October 2017 - 3:26pm
Choosing the right primary school is a really important decision and one that will have a real impact on the next 6 years or so of your child/ren'...
21 October 2017 - 4:09pm
What a fantastic first term we have had in year 2!   The children have made excellent progress and have settled in fantastically...
21 October 2017 - 10:22am
With huge aplomb 3SH strode up to the Half Term break. As the weeks have rolled out the children have settled really well; acknowledging...
20 October 2017 - 4:25pm
In Maths we have been learning about symmetry and Carroll diagrams. We created a symmetrical pterodactyl using lots of colour and shape. With...
20 October 2017 - 2:22pm
This week in English we have been inventing our own Persesus and Medusa stories. We started the week by planning our stories on box up plots. This...
20 October 2017 - 1:55pm
  This week in science/topic we have focused on the great outdoors and accumulated results of a tree survey from home along with our...
20 October 2017 - 1:04pm
This week we have been answering the scientific question, 'Who am I?' We have shared our thoughts with each other of what the human skeleton looks...
20 October 2017 - 10:47am
This week in English we have been inventing our own explanation text about volcanoes. They have included a question for a title, sub headings,...
18 October 2017 - 10:00pm
In Music our year 2’s have been working on a seascape project. They have been using the theme of the ocean to explore musical ideas and improve...
18 October 2017 - 9:40am
All classes have continued to develop their stamina through our weekly cross country running at the beginning of our PE lessons. On...
17 October 2017 - 10:09am
We are super excited about our Foundation Fair Day, this Thursday! Our Foundation Unit will be set up with a fairground theme....
15 October 2017 - 7:13pm
Wow!  What an incredible Harvest festival we have had this week!  I am very proud of all the year 2 children for their part in the...
15 October 2017 - 10:59am
This week in Maths we have been ordering numbers using a dragon to help us! Earlier on in the week, we were finding 2 more and 2 less than a...
15 October 2017 - 10:11am
Last week we had three wonderful harvest services. Along with the traditional congregation hymns such as “We plough the fields” and “All things...
15 October 2017 - 9:58am
Well Done 3SH for a super week. Each of you were terrific Ambassadors for our school at the Middle Phase Harvest Service and the children who were...
13 October 2017 - 3:55pm
Are you aware that we have enrichment and challenge days? These days are run in liaison with our partnership primary schools. A core group...
13 October 2017 - 3:47pm
This week in English we have innovated an explanation text about volcanoes. We were able to use the key facts from our homework and box up...
13 October 2017 - 3:27pm
This week in Maths we have been learning about time and differences between seconds, minutes and hours. Also, we were consolidating our knowledge...
13 October 2017 - 1:54pm
This week has been a particularly busy week for 4J. In English this week we have been innovating our best text – ‘Perseus and Medusa’. We have...
13 October 2017 - 11:56am
This week in Maths we have been learning to find two more and two less than a number. We did this using numberlines up to 30 and 50 and also by...
13 October 2017 - 11:15am
  In English this week we have been planning our own Roman myth and have enjoyed adding some gory descriptive adjectives and similes...
12 October 2017 - 5:59pm
This year I am proud to introduce…… ‘Track of the Week’. Although we cover so many different styles and genres of music in our music...
10 October 2017 - 10:07am
We have been busy preparing for our Harvest assembly. We have learnt some songs and poems. We are looking forward to performing to...
9 October 2017 - 2:07pm
Over the past few weeks all classes have been practising their long distance running skills, showing great stamina and determination! In...
9 October 2017 - 8:06am
Every fortnight we hold development meetings where we take part in training linked to our school plan. A lot of interesting discussion has been...
8 October 2017 - 9:46pm
This week has seen the children flourish in their understanding of the year 2 subtraction method.  We have used lots of different resources...
8 October 2017 - 4:34pm
Last weekend there was a special day of prayer at St. Mary’s Church in Bloxham. As part of the day we were asked if children could write their own...
7 October 2017 - 7:50am
Another fabulous week in 3SH with a noticeable improvement in sensible noise levels. Congratulations everyone.  We have been acquainting...
6 October 2017 - 5:44pm
The children have shown great readiness to work and resilience this week developing and in many cases securing their understanding of the Year 2...
6 October 2017 - 4:12pm
Blog week 5 Yoga - In yoga we have a few different moves like the cobra and dolphin. It was very calm and relaxing. Music - In...
6 October 2017 - 3:41pm
For Topic, we learnt that there were different dinosaurs: Theropods, Ornithopods and Sauropods. They had different footprints and we...
6 October 2017 - 12:28pm
 Wow! What a fantastic class 4WC is! They have all worked so hard in Maths this week and can now use the expanded column addition method....
6 October 2017 - 12:15pm
This week in English we have been imitating an explanation text about ‘How to make organic compost’. We have been able to retell the text using...
6 October 2017 - 12:02pm
We have had another busy week! In Maths we have been doubling numbers and we have practised counting to 100! In English...
5 October 2017 - 2:08pm
In Maths this week, we have been learning how to add and subtract 3 digit numbers using the expanded and compact methods. We started the week by...
3 October 2017 - 10:06am
We had a special visitor in Foundation...Mr Tumnus! Our fabulous TA, Mrs Williams came into Foundation, dressed as Mr Tumnus, a...
2 October 2017 - 7:55am
We have been busy bees in phonics this week showing off what we can do and learning new sounds. During Maths, we have been learning...
1 October 2017 - 8:43pm
What an extraodinary week in Year 2!   Unbeknown to us, we had a visitor for our English lesson.  The evil witch Helga! She...
1 October 2017 - 5:34pm
Following a very motivating session on Monday, skipping fever, for both staff and children alike, certainly hit our school this week.  ...
29 September 2017 - 4:51pm
Blog week 4 Science This week in science our new governor (Miss Herbert), came in for a great experiment. As part of studying...
29 September 2017 - 4:01pm
In Maths this week we have been learning all about time. We started the week by recapping over the o clocks, quarter to and past and half past. We...
29 September 2017 - 1:00pm
This week we have worked really hard to develop our number learning. We started the week with using Numicon to explore all possible ways to find...
29 September 2017 - 11:31am
Assessment bookmarks are sent home every Monday to keep you informed of your child’s learning. Each statement is in child friendly language, as ‘I...
29 September 2017 - 7:33am
  Another fabulous week for 4WC! They are kind, helpful and hard-working.  Well done to Martha who is our new Sports Rep...
28 September 2017 - 6:51pm
It has been another great week in 3SH with the excitement of the skipping challenge on Monday to the buzz of Stone Age home building in Outdoor...
27 September 2017 - 9:17pm
We have had a wonderful start to the new term. The children have settled in beautifully. There have been a lot of new routines for...
24 September 2017 - 7:10pm
Wow!   We have had some incredible stories written this week in 2O!  The children have invented funny, interesting and...
24 September 2017 - 2:33pm
I was not disappointed in English! The pride I felt reading 30 invented stories, written by the budding 2S authors was immense. Every child...
24 September 2017 - 11:45am
This week we wrote our stories based on The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.   In Maths, we have been adding 1 more, using...
23 September 2017 - 12:15pm
Due in no small part to the extra hours worked by members the admin team producing the booklet, collating the replies, contacting parents as well...
22 September 2017 - 3:16pm
This week, we've been busy writers inventing our own stories following our imitation of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. In...
22 September 2017 - 2:54pm
This week in 6PO we had a special yoga lesson with Mr Sharpe who taught us s strengthening sun salutation B. We also attempted the crow position...
22 September 2017 - 2:51pm
We have had a super week with Maths this week! In Year 4, we have started to move away from Year 3 work and start to learn more about the method’s...
22 September 2017 - 11:47am
Are you aware that we teach yoga in our school? Hopefully your child will have shared what they are doing in their yoga lessons which are...
21 September 2017 - 5:54pm
  It was lovely to welcome Mr Bennett into Year 4 this week. He is one of our class governors for this year and we have invited him...
17 September 2017 - 8:55pm
This week in English, we have retold the story of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe whilst catching a ball. The ball is thrown to one person...
17 September 2017 - 1:01pm
The children have really engaged with all aspects of learning in all subjects this week. Well Done 2S! In English they developed their...
17 September 2017 - 6:41am
Many parents have commented on the real improvements by the main  school gate that were completed during the summer break.  ...
15 September 2017 - 4:46pm
This week we have learnt more about mathematical terminology to describe 2D shapes. We then learnt about 3D shapes and the faces that different...
15 September 2017 - 3:51pm
This week in Maths we have been looking at addition and subtraction of 2 and 3 digit numbers, using the jump or mental methods. We have also been...
15 September 2017 - 2:06pm
Where does the time go? We are already at the end of week two and what a busy time we've had with our learning. It has been a veritable hive of...
15 September 2017 - 1:15pm
Music In music we’ve been learning about African drums using different parts of our hands to make different pitches for the harvest...
15 September 2017 - 12:08pm
We have survived our first full week in Year 1. It has been a busy week learning our story of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. We...
14 September 2017 - 5:11pm
We have had a fun filled week in year 2 innovating our story maps for The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.  We have created some interesting...
14 September 2017 - 2:49pm
  Year 4 are only a little bit excited to be getting their own musical instruments this week! Please look after them and...
13 September 2017 - 5:22pm
Well Done 3SH! What a great start. We have enjoyed getting to know each other, learning about Stone Age drawing medium, Hop on Subtraction, funky...
11 September 2017 - 2:52pm
If you were wanting some ideas for the Home Learning - here's one we made earlier!
10 September 2017 - 6:36pm
This year is my 30 something year working in primary education and you would have thought by now that I would be used to that combination of...
8 September 2017 - 4:06pm
What a magnificent first week we have had in 4J! It has certainly been a busy one! Not only have we been getting used to our new teacher and...
8 September 2017 - 3:44pm
Dear all,   A good start to what I hope will be a great year. Please see the images of our class branching database. Next...
8 September 2017 - 3:37pm
Wonderful members of 5C. Don't forget to check out the attached photo for inspiration when completing this weeks homework. ...
8 September 2017 - 3:06pm
We have had a great start to our time in Year 1. We have been very busy learning our new story map of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. We...
7 September 2017 - 5:09pm
What an exciting week we have had in class 2O!     Along with the rest of the school, we have begun imitating The Lion,...
7 September 2017 - 2:17pm
  We are enjoying The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and have designed and created some fabulous 'dangles' to represent...