Our year head boy, head girl and a prefect participated in the Local Democracy Week event again. This is a great way of our children learning about democracy and why Stoke-on-Trent is such a great place to live. All three children thoroughly enjoyed the event and meeting the Lord Mayor.
Our year 6 class, who are named after Rudyard Kipling, visited Rudyard Lake to enjoy some amazing autumnal weather and scenery. The day was not only great for being healthy but also gave the children an opportunity to discuss vocabulary that they could take back to school and use in their writing.
As part of our PSHE work we participated in Road Safety Week. Our children took part in a road safety assembly and completed various tasks throughout the week. These are some of children learning how to cross the road safely with a member of staff pretending to be a car.
The launch of Times Tables Rock Stars was a huge success. Staff and children dressed as rock stars and we had a fun filled day learning how the system works and practising those very important number facts.
The new academic year started for our Key Stage 2 with a visit to view The Weeping Window installation at Middleport Pottery Museum. The visit will support our work on WWI which will be taking place later in the autumn term. As well as the poppies our children were also able to see what life […]
To help bring their Egyptian topic to life our Year 3 children experienced an informative workshop which looked at mummification, how the pyramids were built and the life of the Pharaohs. As you can see the children loved it!
Our year 1 and year 2 children visited Chester Zoo on one of the hottest days of the summer term. Despite the heat they had a great time and enjoyed seeing and learning about the animals.
Our nursery and reception had an extra special story-time when our local MP Jack Brereton came into school to read them his favourite story, The Gruffalo. We would like to thank Jack for finding the time to read to our wonderful children.
As part of their Rocks and Soils project year 3 visited Hope Quarry. They discovered very different scenery and landscapes to the town and city they are familiar with.
To help celebrate the marriage of Prince William and Megan Markle we held our very own Street Party on the playground. We even had our own royal family, including Harry and Megan!
Our children thoroughly enjoyed a day of Science during Science Week. We were joined by parents along with staff and pupils from our local high schools as well as a Physics Lecturer from Keele University. The children found it to be a truly inspirational day.
We were really pleased to welcome Severn Trent Water into our school to deliver a workshop to children and parents about water from both a scientific and environmental point of view.