Black History

Children across school have been learning about a range of different influential black people from history. They have thought about how these people made a change in history and how many of them were treated so badly because of the colour of their skin. Classes have thought carefully about these people in their prayer and liturgy sessions too.

Judaism

The children in Year 2 have been learning all about Judaism. They designed a challah cloth, had challah bread and grape juice and discussed the blessings that would happen at this time. Shabbat shalom!

Evacuation Day

The children enjoyed finding out about what it was like for children to be evacuated in WW2. It was really interesting.

World Book Day Celebrations

We had a fantastic day and enjoyed dressing up as our favourite book characters. There were some amazing and imaginative homemade costumes and the best one in each class won a prize. The musical catwalk parade at the end of the day was great fun, but the staff were definitely the best dancers!

Congratulations!

Well done to the Year 6 dodgeball team who won the Primary School Cluster Competition on Friday 31st January. The organisers commented on their team work, excellent behaviour andsportsmanship.

Christmas Productions

This year the Foundation Stage children performed “I Spy Christmas”, Key Stage 1 performed “Lights, Camel, Action 2: The Sequin” and Key Stage 2 presented “Baboushka” for parents, family and friends.

Lots of people came along to support our coffee morning for Macmillan Cancer Support. We raised £285 for the charity. Thank you to everyone for their donations of cakes, biscuits and money.

Year 2 – Clip and Climb

The children in Year 2 had a great time at Clip and Climb. They were all so brave – I think we have some secret super heroes in our class!

What’s Happening?

Robinwood

Day 2 – the children have had an excellent second day!

Robinwood

Having fun!

Visitors from New Zealand

The Year 2 class were very lucky to have a talk from two ladies from New Zealand. Rachel is a police woman who grew up on Kells and was chosen to play Rugby for Auckland. She then got chosen to play for New Zealand. Rachel is now a police officer in New Zealand. Carrice helps home the homeless in New Zealand. It was very interesting!

Hinduism and Sikhism Workshop

Children across school took part in a Hinduism and Sikhism workshop. It was very informative and all the children enjoyed it.

Stations of the Cross and our Holy Week Walk

Children across school created artwork based on the Stations of the Cross. They then took part in a service where they reflected on the events of Good Friday.

Each class also went on a ‘Holy Week’ walk. As the children walked around their local area they stopped to listen and reflect on the days of Holy Week. They ended their journey in the church where they took part in adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

 

 

A Dinosaur Came To School

Each class took part in workshops to discover lots of information about rocks, fossils and dinosaurs. At the end of the day there was an assembly and Sophie the T-Rex came to visit!

Petting the dinosaur

Take a look at how brave some of the children were when asked to pet the dinosaur just click on the button below.

Kung Fu!

The children from Year 1 – Year 6 had a wonderful time learning the art of Kung Fu. Take a look at the Year 2’s in action.

Dance workshop

On the 12th March the children took part in a dance workshop where they told a story through dance. Here is a snapshot of some of the freeze frames the Year 5 created for their story: Kensuke’s Kingdom.

World Book Day

We had a great time dressing up and doing lots of activities for World Book Day. Three prize winners were chosen from each class and they all received books, which were very kindly donated by Morrison’s Supermarket.

 

Phunky Foods – After school club

The children have enjoyed this club so far – in particular they had fun making their very own vegetarian salad. Have a look at what they got up to.

Food Bank

This year the School Councillors decided that they would create a reverse Advent calendar in each class. The children donated items to the food bank for every day of December. The response and support from families we received was fantastic. Thank you to everyone who helped with this cause.

Christmas Concerts

The children in Years 2, 3, 4 and 6 have been showing off what they have learnt this term in Music. All of the children are very talented and have enjoyed learning to play the guitar and sing a variety of songs from pop to rock to Christmas songs.

Music videos

Please use the buttons to take a look at the children in action!

Lego day

On Monday the 17th December the children from EYFS – Year 6 took part in a lego day and built their very own sport city. Why not take a look at what they got up to?

Wheelchair Basketball

The children from Reception – Year 6 have had a wonderful day learning how to play Wheelchair Basketball. We are very grateful to Nat who gave up his time to tell us his inspirational story and teach us how to play. Take a look at what we got up to.

Cross Country competition

Children from year 3, 4, 5 and 6 took part in a very wet cross country competition at Hensingham Primary School. All of the children gave it their best shot, tried incredibly hard (it was not an easy course) but most of all they had a lot of fun. A huge well done to all who took part.

Results:

Year 3/4 6th place (out of 10)

Year 5/6 6th place (out of 10)

Sporting Events

Click on the button below to find out what inter-school sporting events are available to us this year. We will try to attend as many of these fixtures as possible.

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