Category Archives: Year Group Blog

Celebration of Learning

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Thank you for all your hard work this year. Have a restful summer break.

We are looking forward to seeing you in September.

Frankie and her dad together with Poppy made these amazing puppets. Anekan has been learning about the Olympics. Inesh had a lot of fun observing his plants and watering them regularly. He was impressed to see that the plant pot with no light grew the tallest. 

Aiza has been learning about conductors and insulators. Ben has been growing a runner bean. Ana’s butterfly garden is growing as well.  They found a beetle in the garden and have grown sunflowers. Marco has painted a Greek pot with a beautiful background. Rachel has been revising math lessons, writing explanation text and baking pizza. Adya’s been doing her grammar work and made bread with her brother. Shravya has created a mascot drawing of Pikachu.

Brandon has completed a gardening experiment. He loves Pokemons and monopoly so this week he made his own board game – The Pokemon Game. Ben and Ana have created a new Olympic Sport called Ballminton which is based on Football and Badminton. They have also created their mascot called NIMLLAB. For Maths, they created a line graph based on how children travel to school.

10 top tips to encourage children to read in support of Reading Together Day

To support the very first Reading Together Day, we have published tips for parents and carers of primary-aged children to help them encourage and support their children to read. They contain ideas on how to plan reading opportunities at home and make reading enjoyable and engaging, including during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/10-top-tips-to-encourage-children-to-read/10-top-tips-to-encourage-children-to-read

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/news-and-features/features/2020/july/reading-together-day-cressida-cowells-top-tips-for-sharing-stories/

50 motivating quotes about books and reading

Barnardo’s ‘See Hear Respond’ service

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/see-hear-respond

See Hear Respond is a service provided across England by Barnardo’s and other national and local community-based organisations in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The programme has been created to help children and young people in England who are experiencing harm and increased adversity during this period by providing support to those who are not being seen by social care or other key agencies.

Working with its partners, Barnardo’s aims to reduce the likelihood of harm and ensure other support and protective networks are in place.

See Hear Respond accept referrals from any source either through the Freephone number 0800 151 7015 and via the online referral hub.