Y5: Shocking Scenes!

Warning. The images below are of a very upsetting nature. They show disturbing scenes of ‘neglect and abandonment’ (Year 5’s words). Anyone offended by what they see should go immediately to a member of year 5 and demand to know what can be done to stop harrowing images like this appearing in our school. Click ‘Read More’, if you dare… (more…)

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Year 6 – Grammar Games

Year 6 have had a great literacy lesson, playing games they have created. They spent sessions last week reflecting on grammar terminology and discussing areas they would like to explore and understand further. I was amazed to see the thought that the children had put into their games. Year 6, how do you think this has supported your learning?

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How do Y5 feel, when they’re at school?

Year 5 thought about the range of emotions they experience at school and how to/how not to react to them. I can identify with most of them and loved the empathy demonstrated. Some comments, however, actually made me feel quite sad; they were more negative than I thought they would be.

I really value the honesty shown in some of these thoughts – We can all learn from them.

(We made these using the ‘Explain Everything’ app on the iPads.)

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Stay and Learn in Nursery

Today parents and family stayed for a stay and learn session. This is such a valuable part of the children’s learning as it offers parents opportunities to understand the complex way children learn.

We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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What did you learn about your children’s learning this morning?

 

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Maple Cross Charity Talent Show

We would like to take this opportunity to say… Thank you to all the participants of this year’s Talent Show. As a school, we have raised £192.65 (to date) for the DEC (Disaster Emergency Charity).

As a class, we had great fun planning and participating in the show. Thank you to our judges, the fantastic Mr Roberts, Mr Cook , Noah and Delfin.

Tensions are building and we look forward to finding out the overall winners, who will receive a £25 Vue cinema gift card, in Celebration Assembly tomorrow.

What attributes do you think all the participants had to show this afternoon?

From Year 6

 

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