Year 3 have been writing kennings – riddles in the form of poems. Every line has 2 words – a noun then a verb – and they describe something without naming it. Each child wrote 3 kennings and chose their favourite to perform and publish. Our poetry readings were great fun and the children’s performances […]Read More Riddle me this…
Like another famous online/catalogue retailer, Reception is struggling to cope with the Christmas present demands at their flagship Margos store! Please be patient with your orders 👍🤶🏻Read More New staff required for Margos over the Christmas period.
The beautiful poetry that Year 3 wrote as part of our Black History Month celebrations is now the focal point of the classroom as the stunning artwork that the children have produced forms a gorgeous backdrop to their poems. We talked about what it means to be free, how freedom makes us feel and the […]Read More Celebrating writing in Year 3
Year 3 have been investigating light, focusing on mirrors and reflection. We did some mirror writing and tried to follow a maze only using its reflection – it was VERY tricky!Read More Mind-blowing mirrors in Year 3
A big thank you to our guest speaker who kept Reception enthralled on Friday ☺️Read More Guest speaker from Year 1 visits Reception!
We are looking for some parent volunteers to hear children read -across the school, but particularly in Reception. If you can spare half an hour a week, perhaps one lunchtime or an afternoon before pick up, please let Mrs Soares Winter know. Thank you.Read More Reading helpers wanted
Today, Year 1 came back from assembly to find a potential crime scene in the classroom! Our book, Detective Dog, had been taken and some clues left behind. Year 1 were excellent detectives, just like Detective Dog, and from the clues worked out who had done it! Luckily it was only Charlotte who had borrowed […]Read More Crime Scene in Year 1
Reception parents and carers were invited to attend a phonics workshop repeated after school throughout this week and these were really well attended. Thank you! We hope that the workshops were informative and will help you support your child at home with reading and ‘sounding out’. Remember there is a full video guide on sound […]Read More Phonics workshops
A new teacher has arrived in class and would like everyone to learn their sounds!Read More Mini St Margaret’s classroom…
Year 5 have spent our final half term reading the wonderful Kensuke’s Kingdom! We wrote some superb reviews which we hope will convince you to read it yourselves over the summer break!Read More Kensuke’s Kingdom