I know I have the best job in the world and lessons like this prove it. 😃 Last Thursday we were looking at working systematically and using dominoes in investigations. First things first – how did we know we had a full set? I asked how we could check and Year 3 came up with […]Read More Working systematically in Year 3 Maths
KS2 enrichment took a perilous turn as we played the raft game. Each team had two rafts upon which to cross the shark-infested, volcanic waters of the hall. If anyone fell in, they were goners! Miss Higgitt and Mrs Peters were very impressed by the teamwork, cooperation and problem-solving displayed by everyone.Read More KS2 enrichment – mind the sharks!
Help raise funds for your school by purchasing your Christmas tree this year through the Friends and have it delivered to your front door! The tree’s are of the finest quality Nordmann Fir trees and come in a variety of sizes. Every penny raised goes back into the school. Order forms are attached and are […]Read More Christmas Trees
A big thank you to the families of Reception class who braved the Sunday rain to help bring to life our Parkosaurus dinosaur. Sadly Mr Dinosaur wasn’t able to join in with our games but he might wake up when the park shuts tonight…who knows! 😃Ms SteerRead More Beware of the dinosaur!
It might seem far too early to think about Christmas but believe it or not, there are just eight more weeks left of school after half-term before we shut down for the festive period. When the children are back at school, between Monday 29th and Wednesday 31st October, they will have the option to spend […]Read More Friends Christmas Card project
The Friends of St Margaret’s have been busy planning the programme of events for the coming year, aiming to have lots of fun whilst raising much needed money for the school. We have made the decision to cut down on some of the events so that we can concentrate on the most popular ones and […]Read More St Margaret’s Friends Fun
Welcome back to school everyone! We’re looking forward to more fun packed events, socials and fundraising activities this year in our school community. We having a planning meeting on Monday 17th September at 8pm in the staffroom at school and ALL parents are welcome to come. We will also be reviewing last year’s activities and […]Read More Friends News!
Year 6 rose to the occasion of SATs week magnificently; we couldn’t be more proud of them. The children were calm, relaxed and incredibly focused and they relished the opportunity to show off how hard they have worked. We celebrated with a glorious picnic and games session in the park on Thursday afternoon. Thanks to […]Read More Year 6 are SATs superstars
Despite the rain, people turned up in their droves to support this year’s fair. Early estimates put the total raised at close to £2,500! Thank you to everyone how gave their time and money to help make the fair a success, including the teachers. Particular thanks to the co-chairs, Tasha and Sam, who orchestrated the […]Read More May fair success
Following on from last year’s Lottery funded ‘Building Friendships’ project, there are big plans afoot for the outside spaces at St Margaret’s! Year 2 and Reception mum Gemma Burns has volunteered her time and gardening expertise to work with the school to create an exciting vision for the garden areas in the main school and […]Read More Building Friendships Garden Project