Class information

Welcome to Class One. We are Reception and Year One. Our teachers are Sharon Hagley (Monday-Thursday), Mia Horrell (Friday) and Corinne Ashdown (TA).

This year our whole school themes will include ‘There is no Place Like Home’, “Take a Walk on the Wild Side’ and ‘Our Blue Planet’.

In Class One we send Phonics and English homework home on a Thursday and it is returned by Wednesday each week. We encourage daily reading of the book your child brings home.

PE is on a Monday and Outdoor Education is every third Tuesday.

Swimming will be in the Summer term.

Everyday we practice our phonics, number facts,  handwriting and reading. We also make time to pray and to meditate using mindfulness activities.

At EYFS the children’s learning experiences are enhanced with a rich curriculum, well planned continuous provision and free flow play area. Children are enjoying our all weather track riding their new trikes, bikes and scooters.

Welcome to Class 2 for children in years two and three. Our teachers are Emily Budden and Tracey Taylor (TA).

This year our whole school themes will include ‘There is no Place Like Home’, “Take a Walk on the Wild Side’ and ‘Our Blue Planet’.

PE is on a Thursday morning and Outdoor Education every third Tuesday.

Swimming will be in the second half of the Autumn term.

Homework, which is spelling and times tables, is sent home on a Thursday to be returned on a Wednesday. A home learning book with a grid of tasks is also supplied for those children who enjoy independent learning. These can be done in any order.

Everyday we practice our phonics, spelling, times tables,  handwriting and reading. We also make time to pray and to meditate using mindfulness activities.

Below are some websites that provide fun games to help children practice their times tables and to encourage reading and spelling.

Topmarks – https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-years/times-tables

Times tables games – https://www.timestables.co.uk/games/

Topmarks – https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/letters-and-sounds

National Geographic website – https://www.natgeokids.com/uk (lots of really good information and games about many different topics as well as North America)

Science Kids website – http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/countries/unitedstates.html (also has links
to good science games)

Welcome to Class 3 for children in years four, five and six. Our teachers are Rachel James (Monday-Wednesday), Hannah Wotten (Thursday & Friday) and Jenny Rogers (TA).

This year our whole school themes will include ‘There is no Place Like Home’, “Take a Walk on the Wild Side’ and ‘Our Blue Planet’.

Each Friday, a piece of English and Maths homework is set, which is to be returned by the following Wednesday.

Everyday we practice our phonics, spelling, times tables,  handwriting and reading. We also make time to pray and to meditate using mindfulness activities.

PE is on a Tuesday and Outdoor Education every third Tuesday.

Swimming will be in the second half of the Autumn term.

Below are links to websites that provide exciting learning opportunities for the children to discover more:

BBC Bitesize KS2 History: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/ztyr9j6

Horrible Histories website: http://www.horrible-histories.co.uk/