Rule of Law

In collective worship this morning, we discussed the recent court decision that he prime minister was unlawful to close parliament for five weeks. We drew parallels to our school council being given £1000 to spend, five weeks to decide how to spend it but no discussion allowed! The children were reminded that the rule of […]

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A letter from the Tate

As you may know, we are taking part in a once-in-a-lifetime art project with the artist and Oscar-winning Director, Steve McQueen, which you can read about here – www.tateyear3project.org.uk We had our photograph taken this week and had a workshop with Claire, our photographer. Afterwards, some of the children had more questions about the project […]

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The government responds …

Before Christmas, Y6 pupils wrote letters to various companies and the government to ask what they are doing to tackle the problem of plastic pollution. Over the past few weeks, the replies have been coming in. (Aldi, Waitrose, M&S, Tesco, Cadbury’s) It’s really good for the children to see their questions addressed and it’s also […]

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