School blog posts

Blog posts

Mr Ingall
29 June 2020 - 9:25pm
We had a plan that would enable all children to not only spend 1 morning with their current teacher but also have a morning with their...
Mr Ingall
7 June 2020 - 11:25am
I, like many others, was apprehensive about Monday. Due to the calm, focused, professional response of colleagues, it became very clear very...
Class 1H
31 March 2020 - 11:42am
Good afternoon Year 1, I hope that you are all keeping safe at home and enjoying your time with your family. I am sure that you are starting to...
Class 4WR
31 March 2020 - 9:24am
Hello, everyone! I hope you are all healthy and enjoying some family time. I have been doing some seed planting, dog walking, a bit of...
Class 2SC
27 March 2020 - 10:25am
Hello to you all You have all been in my thoughts this week. I wonder what you have done that has made you feel really proud. If you are...
Class 3N
26 March 2020 - 7:44am
Hello Year 3! I hope you are all well! I have enjoyed taking part in the Joe Wicks workouts at 9am – they got me wide awake! I...
Class 1B
24 March 2020 - 9:55pm
Hello my lovely Year 1 busy bees! I REALLY miss seeing your happy and kind faces bouncing through the door every morning. I hope that you...
Class 1H
24 March 2020 - 8:18pm
Year 1, I sincerely hope that you are all well and keeping yourself occupied safely either at home or if you are a key worker child at school. So...
Class 2SC
22 March 2020 - 5:51pm
Dear 2SC  It was sad to wave you off on Thursday and I hope the past few days have been settled for you all. You are all amazing,...
Class 4WR
20 March 2020 - 11:23am
It is always a pleasure to come to work to see my class and it will be a very sad few weeks/months without this. 4WR (and the rest of Bloxham...
Foundation
17 March 2020 - 9:53am
We are really excited to be learning about Dinosaurs! We will find out about the different species, their habitat and whether they are...
Mr Ingall
15 March 2020 - 5:44pm
There is no doubt that we live in uncertain times but it is re-assuring to know that generosity of spirit continues at our school. During...
Class 5P
13 March 2020 - 4:20pm
We've had lots of fun involving books in the last couple of weeks. We have spent lots of time sharing and discussing our favourites. We...
Class 2J
11 March 2020 - 3:38pm
Today 2J have been to the Warriner School farm. We were very excited to see all the animals and make links to our super Science learning....
Class 1H
11 March 2020 - 2:55pm
This week we have continued our learning in Art and we have started to weave our placemats. We had to be very careful to make sure the material...
Class 6OH
11 March 2020 - 1:00pm
In RE, we started our RE House Challenge- to design a religious front cover for the Easter Celebration service. This challenge is to be completed...
BPS Admin
9 March 2020 - 11:09am
A fitting end to a week of World Book Week celebrations was an assembly led by ex Bloxham C of E Primary School Pupil, Emily Gale. She returned to...
Class 3N
8 March 2020 - 12:13pm
This week were having been eagerly reading! Miss Naidu read one of our favourite books during Collective Worship: ‘When the Crayons Came Home’....
Class 3S
7 March 2020 - 2:42pm
Why only have a day when you can have a week of celebrating reading and books. Reading and activities linked to reading are a daily part...
Class 4WR
6 March 2020 - 8:52am
Another couple of great weeks with the wonderful 4WR! They really are a fabulous bunch of children (not sure of the correct collective noun...
Class 6OH
4 March 2020 - 1:58pm
In our Maths groups we have been looking at the Dashboard website to challenge us and help us with our problem solving. Last week, we had...
Class 1H
4 March 2020 - 1:30pm
Year 1 have had a fantastic start to the term. Last week the children started their imitating of the Gruffalo. They were able to use key words and...
Foundation
3 March 2020 - 9:44am
The children are very keen to create models from recyclable materials. Please can you bring your empty cereal boxes, plastic bottles, cardboard,...
Mr Ingall
1 March 2020 - 3:16pm
Each Friday afternoon our year 6 children have the opportunity of undertaking a range of what might be described as less formal learning...
Miss Beveridge
27 February 2020 - 7:50pm
Term 4. Week 1. The Gruffalo adventure has begun! This week we are imitating parts of this well-loved story, and have role-played our favourite...
Class 2SC
27 February 2020 - 4:41pm
It has been a marvelous first week back in the metaphorical saddle and the children have all been in full voice and imbued with a fabulous...
Class 2J
27 February 2020 - 8:48am
Year 2 came in on Monday to discover straw, sticks and bricks all over the middle area after much discussion the children had many ideas about...
Class 6OH
26 February 2020 - 2:00pm
We have begun Term 4 with great focus. In Jigsaw, we discussed the importance of healthy eating and exercise. We also learnt the mood-...
Foundation
25 February 2020 - 9:34am
Our story this week is Zabajaba Jungle. We have discussed our favourite part of the story. We will be using pictures to 'step through the story'...
Class 3N
14 February 2020 - 12:50pm
  We are flying with our learning of the 4 and 8 times table. ...
Class 6OH
11 February 2020 - 4:30pm
On Friday, some of the children in our school enjoyed the amazing experience of going to sing at Wembley. It was a very long day but something we...
Foundation
11 February 2020 - 9:35am
We hope the children enjoyed taking their first reading book home to share with you. We want to encourage the children to be independent at...
Class 2SC
9 February 2020 - 5:42pm
Where fewer people carry cash, we had to explain to the children in Maths, that it is important to understand coins and notes, even if bank cards...
Class 2SC
9 February 2020 - 5:42pm
Where fewer people carry cash, we had to explain to the children in Maths, that it is important to understand coins and notes, even if bank cards...
Mr Ingall
9 February 2020 - 3:31pm
On Friday an excited group of 70 children and 9 adults set off to take part in Young Voices at Wembley Centre. This was a new venture for all of...
Class 3S
7 February 2020 - 4:10pm
The children started the week with an enthusiasm for learning on Monday which they sustained all week. Not an easy thing to achieve in Week 5 of a...
Class 4WR
6 February 2020 - 6:09pm
We have almost finished our Viking helmets and some of them even fit! In Art, we have enjoyed sketching Vikings and longboats and we have...
Class 6A
6 February 2020 - 3:03pm
This week has demonstrated 6A's ability to multi-task on an impressively responsible level. Tomorrow sees our wonderful choir heading off to...
Class 6OH
6 February 2020 - 1:18pm
This week in class 6OH we have been writing our class date in Roman numerals as well as in English to help us recognise them. In Gymnastics we...
Foundation
4 February 2020 - 9:46am
Our focus this week is to try and capture The Wolf! We've got to find ways to trap the wolf, what can we do? Can we build a trap?...
Class 5B
31 January 2020 - 10:29pm
In English, we have been studying a rebirth story called The Crying Sunset. In it a tribe of Damsyrams take their environment for granted and...
Class 3N
31 January 2020 - 2:53pm
3N were excited to see who would be taking our class book ‘Kid Normal’ home to enjoy. We have chosen ‘The Creakers’ as our new one – we will keep...
Class 1B
30 January 2020 - 5:06pm
We had some very exciting visitors with us this week, telling us all about fire safety. We had an explore of the fire engine and got to ask lots...
Foundation
29 January 2020 - 9:31am
This week we will be having a visit from the Fire Service. The children will have an opportunity to explore the fire engine, finding out about the...
Class 6OH
29 January 2020 - 8:05am
This week in 6OH, we have crammed in lots of learning! In Maths, we have been working on scale factors of a shape. Many of us found it...
Class 1H
27 January 2020 - 4:35pm
Good afternoon year 1. Year 1 have had a fantastic start to the week. They have started their new text, which is a persuasive text about ‘Why the...
Mr Ingall
25 January 2020 - 3:35pm
Thank you for the very kind words and messages that I have received since announcing that this would be my last year at Headteacher of our...
Class 3S
24 January 2020 - 4:04pm
This week has been a very busy week of embarking on the multiplication journey in Maths, grouping first with practical apparatus, representing...
Class 6A
23 January 2020 - 10:08am
It seems incredible that we are somehow midway through term 3! The focused learning of our class has continued with enthusiasm, resilience and...
Class 4WR
23 January 2020 - 8:30am
We've had a fun few weeks making and creating. In Art/D&T, we have been getting very sticky making papier mache balloons ready for our...
Class 6OH
22 January 2020 - 1:30pm
6OH have had a great start to Term 3.  In SPAG, we have been focusing on different tenses, conjunctions, clauses and pronouns. We...
Class 1H
20 January 2020 - 4:28pm
This term the children have been learning about the book 'The Lost Words'. They have imitated the spell about the 'Otter' then last week they...
Class 5P
20 January 2020 - 1:47pm
Last week we learnt about the Stuarts and made front covers for our Topic books. We focused on the gunpowder plot and learned...
Class 3N
18 January 2020 - 12:38pm
In Science we have been learning about forces. We showed examples of ‘push’ and ‘pull’ whilst thinking about why things fall to the ground (rather...
Class 2J
17 January 2020 - 4:16pm
Year 2 have had a busy and enjoyable start to the term. The highlight this week was receiving a secret mission in a wax sealed envelope. We had...
Foundation
14 January 2020 - 9:38am
We are thoroughly enjoying our story of Little Red Riding Hood. On Friday the teachers acted out the story for the children to watch. We have...
Mr Ingall
12 January 2020 - 5:08pm
After all the excitement of Christmas and New Year celebrations it was clear that many children really enjoyed being back last week as they...
Class 3S
12 January 2020 - 1:31pm
The children returned after the festive break settled and eager to learn this week.  The spelling and grammar focus was word classes...
Class 4WR
10 January 2020 - 1:01pm
Well, we're back and raring to go with another term of learning. Firstly, Happy New Year to you all! Secondly, well done to 4WR for really...
Foundation
7 January 2020 - 9:43am
Welcome back everyone, we hope you've had a restful break. Our story book this term is Little Red Riding Hood. If you have a copy of the...
Class 3S
3 January 2020 - 6:26pm
3S have been a class of super absorbant little sponges soaking up lots of new knowledge this term.  They have enjoyed the very...
Class 2SC
20 December 2019 - 5:07pm
Where some people believe 'less is more', in 2SC we believe 'more is more' and that was never better illustrated than in our individual...
Foundation
17 December 2019 - 9:39am
Governor's Award Our Foundation Governor's Awards were given to Freddie Gray and Finlay Henderson, well done to you  both for a super...
Foundation
10 December 2019 - 9:47am
A huge thank you to everyone involved in our Christmas performance.  I'm sure you'll agree, the performance was excellent all ...
Mr Ingall
8 December 2019 - 2:59pm
Yes, appreciate I would say it wouldn’t I, but it really is a magical time of year in Primary Schools. Last week we had the joy of the Foundation...
Foundation
26 November 2019 - 9:51am
We had a visit from the Year 5 children yesterday. They came to see us with some wonderful reading books to share. Each Year 5 child sat with...
Class 2SC
24 November 2019 - 10:15am
We have all had another great week in 2SC. Miss Jennings taught all the children to French Knit on a device the children had all made themselves...
Foundation
19 November 2019 - 9:33am
Today is our Book Fair slot. If you would like your child to purchase a book, please come along to Foundation from 2.15pm to collect your child....
Mr Ingall
16 November 2019 - 8:42am
There is always a certain rhythm and pattern to this time of year in school.  Whilst we may not have been as fortunate as we have in previous...
Foundation
12 November 2019 - 9:49am
Thank you very much for your contributions for Remembrance Day. This week in Literacy we have introduced the story of Ganesha's Sweet...
Class 2SC
9 November 2019 - 4:55pm
Half Term gave everyone a chance to take stock, rest and then rev up for Term 2; rev up we have! The children should feel so proud of the...
Class 4WR
8 November 2019 - 12:39pm
We have had a smashing first week back and have learned all about how our digestive system uses the food we eat to fuel our bodies. Did you know...
Foundation
5 November 2019 - 9:34am
Welcome back everyone, we hope you had an enjoyable half term break. This term is going to be a very busy and exciting one, with the lead...
Foundation
22 October 2019 - 9:48am
It's our final week of Term 1. It's been a long first term, especially for our Foundation children. They have all managed really well, they know...
Mr Ingall
20 October 2019 - 3:28pm
For the last couple of years we have been really fortunate in that the weather has been wonderful when we have taken part in the Children’s Run in...
Class 2SC
16 October 2019 - 3:59pm
Class 2SC have really enjoyed exploring and appreciating poetry through a range of books. In anticipation of writing our own fruit poems, on...
Foundation
15 October 2019 - 9:35am
We just wanted to say; we are so proud of our children for the wonderful Harvest Celebration last week. They have only been in school for a...
Class 3N
15 October 2019 - 7:25am
This week we had our harvest celebrations in church. We were amazing at singing and our poem readers did a great job too! In Maths we have...
Class 2J
9 October 2019 - 7:32am
We have had a busy few weeks in 2J. We have enjoyed sharing our learning about the new houses and the children have produced some amazing work....
Foundation
8 October 2019 - 9:52am
Our Harvest Celebration will be held in our school hall, tomorrow afternoon. Please come and join us if you can, we look forward to seeing...
Mr Ingall
6 October 2019 - 3:17pm
During last week I saw so many children who had produced outstanding work and demonstrated inspirational thinking. The copy image for the blog is...
Class 4WR
4 October 2019 - 8:52am
We have had a fun week playing with eggs, milk, vinegar and a well known brown fizzy drink. We have been investigating the effect of sugar on our...
Class 2SC
3 October 2019 - 12:48pm
Thankfully, our hearty and resilient children are not perturbed by the drop in temperature. One little girl told me "The air smells cold...
Foundation
1 October 2019 - 9:38am
We have chosen our class Harvest Poems. Each class is learning a poem to perform during our Harvest celebration next Wednesday 9th October....
Foundation
24 September 2019 - 9:48am
Our school Literacy focus this term is a book called Flotsam. It's a storybook with beautiful illustrations and no text. This leaves the...
Class 3N
23 September 2019 - 7:50am
In English, we have started to creat our own journey that the camera takes ...
Mr Ingall
22 September 2019 - 3:36pm
We had our annual health and safety  last week. The auditor scrutinised the 20+ page spreadsheet and the accompanying files (both paper and...
Class 4WR
21 September 2019 - 10:00am
We are making the most of the September fine weather and enjoying our Outdoor Learning sessions with Mrs Matthews and Mrs Robinson. This week we...
Class 5P
20 September 2019 - 3:57pm
After taking inspiration from the beautiful picture book Flotsam, we've had a productive couple of weeks studying persuasive posters and designing...
Foundation
17 September 2019 - 9:40am
During our Maths sessions this week, we are doing an investigation - 'What's in the Box' The children have a box that's been filled with objects...
Class 3N
16 September 2019 - 7:32am
This week we have been innovating. Our story this term is 'Flotsam' which has no ...
Class 2J
12 September 2019 - 9:26am
2J have settled in well and are already lost in their learning. Over the last week we have particularly enjoyed exploring place value through...
Class 5B
11 September 2019 - 9:28am
In English, we have been learning about a book called Flotsam, we have learnt two new words, flotsam and jetsam.  Flotsam means stuff in the...
Foundation
10 September 2019 - 10:10am
Welcome to our Foundation blog Here you will find information about our super learning, as well as reminders for special events...
Mr Ingall
8 September 2019 - 4:23pm
New uniform, shiny shoes and late summer sun are all characteristics of that very special time of the year- the beginning of the Academic Year. It...
Class 4WR
5 September 2019 - 3:48pm
Welcome to Year 4! What a fantastic bunch of children we have! A great start has been made already this week. We have been working with...
Class 2SC
2 September 2019 - 2:49pm
All the teachers in Year Two are so excited to see you all on Tuesday 3rd September 2019. It will be lovely to see how you have changed, hear...