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  • 12Jan

    Year 3/Year 4 Sports Hall Athletics Tournament


    On Tuesday this week our Year 3 & 4 Sports Hall Athletics team went to Lewisham Thunderdrome to compete in a tournament against 12 local schools.  It proved a great day and very successful. Everyone showed great passion and team work, as well as excellent skill and competitiveness.  Zuriel Ogudoro in Year 4 won a ‘Sporting Spirit Award’ for Self-Belief.  Meaning:  You have to believe to achieve.  Having the self-belief and confidence to succeed and reach your personal best.  Well done to all of the team, we are all very proud of you and your efforts. 


    Posted at 15:58

  • 11Jan

    Year 5 Murder Mystery - Who Dunnit?



    Year 5 children are currently investigating a serious crime scene for their new literacy topic: ‘Suspense and Mystery’.The children have been busy analysing evidence, interviewing suspects and developing theories and potential motives. They are pulling together a detailed ‘case file’ of findings, including descriptions of evidence found, statements from suspects and other relevant materials. The children are thoroughly enjoying the topic but the murderer is still on the loose! They have narrowed down the search to some prime suspects and are working hard every day to crack the case! 

    Posted at 15:57