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Roald Dahl Day

Wednesday was Roald Dahl day and our children dressed as their favourite characters or wore  in yellow (as Roald Dahl was Welsh) to celebrated Roald Dahl Day.  They all brought in their favourite books and enjoyed reading and discussing about the characters and storylines.
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Year 6 Leavers

We would very much like to thank Revd Julie Willmot for a lovely leavers service at St Michaels Church this morning.     Farewell to all our Year 6 student.  Wishing you all every success in your new schools.
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Teigan Smile

The children recently took part in a sponsored walk and raise a fantastic amount of money for a very special young lady called Teigan.            Teigan has sent us a short video to say thank you. [video width="480" height="848" mp4="http://www.woodhamwalter.essex.sch.uk/wordpress_8/wp-content/uploads/Teigans-Videos-17.07.17.mp4"][/video] Please follow the link to find out about the charity 'Teigan Smile' https://en-gb.facebook.com/teigansmile/  
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David Walliams – Gangsta Granny

On Friday 7th July we took the children to see the stage performance of 'Gangsta Granny' Both the staff and children thoroughly enjoyed the performance. Kutay said, 'I liked the humour and thought the acting was great'. Amber said 'I really liked the way they changed the scenery and the dancing'. Sophia said. 'I thought it was…
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Year 4 Reading Gladiators

READING GLADIATORS Some of the students from year 4 have attended the annual 'Reading Gladiators' challenge day at Brightside School, Billericay.  Please see the following article in the Maldon and Burnham Standard: http://www.maldonandburnhamstandard.co.uk/news/15387436.Primary_school_claim_top_prize_in_reading_gladiators_competition/?ref=rss The Gladiators said 'It is amazing, I would recommend it to all the new  Gladiators that might join next year'.  'You get…
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Bard To Bollywood

Bard To Bollywood  Some of our KS2 students have taken part in the Bard to Bollywood a Dance Celebration Keeping Dance Alive. A huge well done to all of our fantastic students who took part in the final performance that took place at the Essex Cricket Ground on Tuesday 4th July.     The performance took…
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SIAMS Report

We are pleased to have received a very positive report following our recent Church Inspection. The main findings were: The inclusive and caring ethos, led by the headteacher and based explicitly on the school’s Christian values impacts on all members of the school community. As a result they feel valued. This leads to positive contributions…
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School Council – Safety

SAFETY FIRST! The Key Stage 2 School Council members enjoyed the annual School Council Conference last Friday, which was held at Maldon Town Hall. The theme this year was E Safety (a very important topic for today’s youth) and consisted of different workshops run by pupils of The Plume.  The children were taught about the…
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World Book Day – 2017

WORLD BOOK DAY WHAT AN AMAZING DAY WE HAD. It was lovely to see everyone dressed up as their favourite character from a book. “I like it because it encourages children to read books. To not just watch the films. Reading books tells you how people are feeling and it describes the setting” Beth (Y3)…
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Houses of Parliament Trip 2016

Our KS2 School Council children were invited to visit the Houses of Parliament for the day. In the morning they took part in a guided tour finding out lots of wonderful historical facts about the building and about what happens in the House of Commons and the House of Lords. In the afternoon they had…
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Class 3 Emerald Crown Performance

Class 3 worked very hard to put on a fabulous show. They made costumes and scenery, added to the script and choreographed the dances and gymnastics themselves, and the result was spectacular. What the children said: Daisy, "I liked the play because we all put our ideas into it." Fancesca, " Its is a really…
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Spring and Summer Term Dates 2017/18

Autumn Term Dates 2017/18 Monday 4th September 2017  - Wednesday 20th December 2017 Half Term Monday 23rd – Friday 27th October Non Pupil Days Monday 4th September,  Friday 20th October Spring Term 2018 Tuesday 2nd January 2018 - Thursday 29th March 2018 Half Term Monday 12th February - Friday 15th February Non Pupil Days Monday 19th February & Thursday 29th March…
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KS1 Christmas Nativity Performance

Well done to Class 1 and 2 for a fantastic Christmas Nativity Performance! They worked incredibly hard learning all their lines, songs, signs and dances and we are very proud of them! A big thank you to Mr Thorogood (Milo’s Dad) for providing us with the sound equipment, and to all parents for providing costumes.
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Royal Albert Hall 2016

The children were a credit to the school when they performed at the Royal Albert Hall on November 28th. Here is what some of the children had to say about their amazing day. " We really enjoyed it.  It was the first time that some of us had been to the Royal Albert Hall and some…
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Active Schools Award

We are proud to say that we have been awarded the KS1 Active Schools award: "We would like to commend you and your school on the high quality of the PE & School Sport offer and delivery within Woodham Walter Primary School. We would particularly like to give our thanks to all of your staff…
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Play Leaders

We are now giving the children in Class 4 the very important responsibility of becoming Play Leaders at lunchtimes.  On Monday, Denise Ford from the Healthy Schools team provided both the staff and children with Positive Play Training, and gave us lots of fantastic ideas for games and activities to engage the younger children in.…
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