Let’s keep working together and aim high

Teachers have been busy this week chatting to parents and carers at consultation meetings about how you’re getting on in school and talking about your progress so far. It’s always a great opportunity to discuss things in detail and refocus on targets. For the vast majority of children it’s also a chance to celebrate success whilst for others it’s a read more…

Gresley Christmas Concert

I’m taking some of the children in our Young Voices to perform in this concert . Tickets are now available. If you are interested in coming along, please send money in an named envelope along with the number of tickets you require – and I will sort out the tickets for you. (Children performing do not need to buy a read more…

Y5 Extended homework tasks due in by December 15th

          AI-Home-learning-ideas-1 Please choose a few of these ideas to complete as your homework tasks for the Alchemist this half term. ( 3 minimum please – lots of dojo points available for completed tasks) Bring them in as you complete – or take photos of experiments done at home and email them into school. Choose ones you read more…

Spelling Bee Y3/4 list

Year 3/4 list accident(ally) famous peculiar actual(ly) favourite perhaps address February popular answer forward(s) position appear fruit possess(ion) arrive grammar possible believe group potatoes bicycle guard pressure breath guide probably breathe heard promise build heart quarter busy/business height question calendar history recent caught imagine regular centre increase reign century important remember certain interest sentence circle island separate complete knowledge special read more…

Y5/6 spelling bee list

  accommodate  equip (-ped, –ment)  programme  accompany  especially  pronunciation  according  exaggerate  queue  achieve  excellent  recognise  aggressive  existence  recommend  amateur  explanation  restaurant  ancient  familiar  rhyme  apparent  foreign  rhythm  appreciate  forty  sacrifice  attached  frequently  secretary  available  government  shoulder  average  guarantee  signature  awkward  harass  sincere(ly)  bargain  hindrance  soldier  bruise  identity  stomach  category  immediately  sufficient  cemetery  interfere  suggest  committee  interrupt  symbol   communicate  language  system  read more…

Autumn 2 week 3

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1/2 Price Book Fair

The Book Fair arrives in school on 21st November.  This time we have the children advertising and running it all;  great experience for our young entrepreneurs! Come and find us in the school library, from 3:30 to 4:30 – some great 1/2 price deals on offer, just in time for Christmas!

Stay focused and on track

I’ve been in several meetings or been out of school this week and have missed my daily visits to class to check up on how everyone is getting on with their learning although I have been talking to your teachers to make sure we’re all on track. Everyone in school is very focused on making sure school improvement initiatives are read more…

Children in Need

 Friday 17th November 2017 is Children in Need Day. We shall be holding the Great Springfield Children in Need Treasure Hunt. For just 50p a go you could win a huge box of sweets. From Monday, look out on the playground for your School Councillors running the treasure hunt.

Autumn term 2 week 2 spellings

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