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STEM

Key Stage Two had a fantastic time on their STEM day discovering who had taken the school trophy and why. SCIENCE The children had to become forensic scientist to analyse fingerprints left behind on the trophy shelf, they also used different suspects descriptions to discover whose hair sample was discovered. They found out if the…
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Ye Olde Red Tail Falcon Display

On Wednesday March 20th we were excited to welcome Ye Olde Red Tail Falcon display team to our school.  Ray brought 8 birds of prey with him, including owls, falcons, hawks and a vulture, called Archie.  He was so knowledgable about the birds and it was inspiring the way he handled and flew them. Some…
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Come And Join Us for a ‘Booky Breakfast’

Tuesday mornings 8.00 am – 8.40 am in the school hall. Starting this Tuesday 5th March. ONLY £1.00 per child. Relax and enjoy reading your own book or your school book with your friends, and enjoy some toast and a drink. REMEMBER TO BE ON TIME & REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR OWN BOOK      If your child…
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Year 6 Film Night

The Year 6 students are holding a fund raising 'Film Night' featuring Incredibles 2. The film is suitable for all students and will be shown on Wednesday 13th March, timings are 3.15pm - 5.00pm. Cost £3.50 per child the price includes a drink and snack. Tickets available from the school office.
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World Book Day 2019

Thursday 7th March is World Book Day. Please come into school dressed as a character from your favourite book or simply come dressed in your pyjamas and bring your favourite bedtime book and a bear to snuggle up with. (PS don't forget to bring your book). We also have a special World book Day menu.…
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Open The Book

Open the Book We are delighted to welcome the “Open the Book” drama group into our school. The group, who are from St. Michael’s Church, visit us regularly, during assembly times. They re-enact stories from the Bible, bringing them to life with actions, costumes and props. Sometimes the pupils take part. So far, we have…
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Sir Linkalot

Sir Linkalot Thank you to all the parents and governors, who took the time to come into school to “experience” Sir Linkalot. We hope that you found it useful and worthwhile, and of course, entertaining! The children really enjoyed the sessions. Here are just some of their comments: “He was such fun. I will make…
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Playground Survey

In assembly this morning the children were given a survey to complete. We have asked them what they like to do at break and lunch times, and what play equipment they most often use. We have also asked them if they would like to suggest any new equipment. It was lovely to see the older…
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Number Day

You will have already received letters and sponsorship forms for our sponsored 'Number Day'. This will be happening on Friday 1st February where the children will be completing a times table/number bond challenge. The challenge will take part at 11.00am, and all schools in the 7 Spires partnership will be participating. Can all sponsorship form…
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KS2 STEM DAY

Mrs Simmons arranged a STEM day for the children in KS2. Children were asked to work in groups to solve a mystery of a robbery that occurred in school. Using different techniques the groups solved various tasks to identify the suspect. 'It was very fun and I liked the fingerprint activity.' Sophie Year 6 'It was…
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Children’s Gifts For Christmas

Many thanks to all of you who last term kindly donated a wrapped Christmas present. All of your wonderful donations were taken to The Salvation Army in Maldon, to contribute towards their  'Christmas Present Appeal'. Please see the attached thank you letter received today. IMG_0001
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Wednesday 9th January – Sir Linkalot

Please don't forget this Wednesday Sir Linkalot will be holding a presentation for both the children and parents, please see the timings below:. 9.00 Assembly -  9.20 Reception - 9.40 Yrs 1 & 2 -  10.45 Yrs 3 & 4  - 2.00 Yrs 5 & 6 N.B If the time of a different year group…
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Sir Linkalot

On Wednesday, January 9th, Andy Salmon (aka Sir Linkalot) from Thinkalink will be introducing all the children (Reception to Year 6) and teachers to the world of 'Linking' which is a fun and easy way to remember any fact. The focus will be SPAG (Spelling, Punctuation And Grammar) plus a bit of Maths to show…
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Christmas Tree Recycling

Farleigh Hospice are promoting their upcoming Christmas Tree Recycling campaign, which will take place on the weekend of the 5th and 6thJanuary 2019. This campaign provides you with an easy way to dispose of a real Christmas tree and alleviates needles in the car and queuing at the tip. They will collect right from the doorstep and take…
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