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Peter Pan Pantomime

The children were treated to a traditional pantomime

 

Anti Bullying Week

 We had workshops to make us aware and teach us techniques to deal effectively with bullying.

Children in Need

On November 18th we came to school in  our pyjamas and onesies to raise money for Children in Need.

The Chicks Have Hatched

On Monday  November 14th we were given an incubator with ten eggs inside. This morning (16/11/2016) when we got in our class there was a big surprise waiting for us!

The aims of having chicks hatching in school are:

1. To inspire learning through experience

2. Gain and extend an understanding of a life cycle

3. Enhance communication skills, written and oral

4. Experience caring for and nurturing another living creature

 

 

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Literacy and Numeracy with Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs education initiatives show children  the importance of Literacy and Numeracy in sport.

 

The British Legion Comes To Our School

On Monday November 7th, members of the British legion came to our assembly to tell us about the meaning of poppies. We were also told the correct way to wear them. Did you know the leaf has to point at 11 o'clock?

St Peter & St Paul's church.  Mayor's civic concert

Our choir, led by Miss Faal, together with the choir from Woodside Primary School will be performing at St Peter and St Paul's church - North Chingford on Sunday October 2nd. Here are our children at the rehearsal at Woodside's school. The mayor made a surprise appearance.

Competition Winner
Will this girl be a famous photographer when she grows up? Time will tell, but when she was still in the Reception Class she won two separate competitions. The first one was from Cartridge Save. co.uk. She won a Canon camera for herself and £500 for the school, while the second was from WHSmith  where she scooped another £500 for the school. Congratulations - we are very grateful to you!
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E-Safety Day

 

Mr Lillington came to our school to talk to us about the importance  of the internet  and  how to keep safe online while using it.

 

Culinary School of Fine Arts

Renowned chef Idris Caldora visited our year 4 children to teach them about  etiquette and how to set the table fit for a banquet. He has previously been in school to teach them essential  cooking skills.

Rocket Science

 

 

On Monday 18th April we launched an exciting scientific experiment, with the help of Years 2 and 5.

The British astronaut, Tim Peake, took 2Kg of Rocket seeds into space with him, as part of an investigation into the effect of micro-gravity on the seeds and its implications for growing food crops in space in the future. The children received 2 packet of seeds, one from the space seeds, one regular pack. We do not know which is which. We are growing them in identical conditions and the children will carry out several investigations and data collection. All the information will be fed back to the UK Space Agency, who have initiated the project, along with RHS. https://www.rhs.org.uk/?utm_medium=cpc&gclid=CMbqw9XBscwCFVG6GwodTrkF1g

This is a great opportunity to turn the children into real live scientists, whose findings will contribute to the viability growing crops in space in the future.

Healthy Eating Bunting

We are making a bunting to promote healthy eating. Children are learning about vegetables and different varieties of fruit while learning important skills like sewing.

Sport Relief

 

On March 18th we participated in raising money for Sport Relief. We have collected a magnificent 1540 pounds so far. We held a coffee morning where parents were offered healthy, tasty fruit and an opportunity to take part in physical exercise.

Ve day

 

School council were invited to a special celebration day in Wembley arena. They met lots of inspirational people that spoke about their passions. It was an amazing experience that gave the children lots of ideas of how to improve our planet! See the school council section to read about our campaigns.

World Book Day

 

On Thursday March 3rd we celebrated World Book Day. In the afternoon, children for the upper school, went to read and took part in various activities with their younger  peers.

We welcome our new prefects, head girl and head boy.
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We had a volunteer from  riverandcanalexplorers.org.uk to teach us all about water safety in assembly.
The week before February Half-Term some children had the opportunity to learn  all about bike safety, from basic  bikes checks to safe cycling on the road.

Girls Football

 

The girls football team are now Waltham Forest champions and will represent the borough in the London Games at Crystal Palace on March 10th. They defeated Mayville Primary in the final match, thanks to Megan's goals

Pancake Day is on Tuesday February 9th. We''ll celebrate it with our traditional " Pancake Race."

On January 13th, two policemen came to our assembly to explain their role in the community and to tell us what to do if we need their help.
In January 2016 we had two artists coming to our school. They helped us to create some gorgeous creations that will be displayed around the school. Here are some photos of how we helped each other to make them.
On January 6th 2016 Year 4 Classes had an amazing treat. They were visited by  a professional chef from the Royal Academy of Culinary Art. He will be holding four sessions with them. The first one was about taste. Children were encouraged to taste a variety of food and to use  their five senses when experimenting with it.
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