Author Archives: Mr Beech

Nativity 2020:Lockdown Editon | 17 Dec 2020

Merry Christmas everybody! Nativity 2020:Lockdown Editon If this video fails to load – please log onto your child’s Google Classroom to view it there.

This morning we used various fruit (and a peppercorn!) to map out our Solar System to scale. Loo roll was used as a measuring device – can you guess how many MILLION KILOMETERS(!!) each piece represents? Pluto would be over by the goals somewhere (if it were still a planet!)

Relationships and Sex Education Consultation | 11 Dec 2020

We are holding a consultation for parents views on our RSE (Relationships and Sex Education) curriculum Full details can be found on our PSHE & RSE page on our website and our RSE Policy can be found on our Policies page. We would love to hear your thoughts on these via our consultation survey. This survey …

TikTok | 03 Dec 2020

We have been passed this information from another local school and thought it would be useful for parents to be aware of as we are hearing a lot about TikTok in school – particularly from Y4 upwards. If you have any concerns, please contact Mrs Marting or Mr Beech via the school office. Online safety …

Meet Ollee: a virtual friend for children and parents | 02 Nov 2020

From ParentZone: Our new app Ollee is finally here. We’ve worked closely with children and parents to create an early-intervention tool that will help 8-11 year olds with their emotional wellbeing and encourage communication within families. It’s packed with advice about subjects including school, friendships, family life and the internet – and it’s available now, …

This half term, we have been taking our learning about electricity to the next level. We have investigated the effect of adding more cells, bulbs or buzzers to our circuits and then tested our knowledge of conduction to build electronic booby traps. We made our own pressure plate switches and built trip switches too. Here …

Hi Doves and Kingfishers For our Science lessons next week, please can as many children as possible bring in: 2 sheets of strong scrap cardboard (roughly A4 sized) Enough tinfoil to cover each of them Consider this the perfect use for all of those Amazon delivery boxes you have accumulated over lockdown! We will be …

Remote Learning | 09 Oct 2020

We have now prepared our guide to explain what will happen when children need to isolate due to COVID-19. This does not apply to children who are off school ill, only those isolating, so it is important that we know which category they fall into when they are absent. Remote Learning Once you have read …

Digital Drop ins for parents | 08 Oct 2020

Be Internet Legends – digital drop-ins for parents from Google and Parent Zone. We have received this information about parent drop ins to support you children with cyber-bullying – something we are aware may become more prevalent as more of our daily life is now lived online. Links can be found on their page to …
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