St George's Church of England Academy

Archive 2017-18

Thank You

A big thank you to all of Class 1G. We […]

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Pupils of the Year!

Miss Ward, Mrs Bentley and Mrs Barker would like to […]

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Pupils of the Year

Miss Ward, Miss Bentley and Mrs Barker would like to […]

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Beautiful Bags!

The children designed and sewed their own small bag to […]

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Fruit Kebabs

Today Class 2G have made fruit rocket kebab. Some of […]

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Healthy Fortnight

This week we have talked about how we can look […]

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Aliens!

This week we read the story Man on the Moon […]

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Picnic on the field

Upper Foundation have enjoyed a picnic on the Key Stage […]

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Even “Fuller” Steam Ahead!!!

Building on their successes from yesterday 1G’s young sculptors and […]

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Full Steam Ahead!!

Following our visit to “The Brick Train” Class1G designed their […]

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Are your hands clean?

Today the school nurse talked to us about the importance […]

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Healthy Salad

Today we practised our cutting skills to slice food and […]

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Sun safety 🌞

The nurse visited today to talk to us about sun […]

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Tour de France

Upper Foundation enjoyed competing in the Tour de France on […]

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“Do the LOCOMOTION!”

Classes 1G and 1S had a fantastic visit to Shildon […]

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⭐️ Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations to Sebastian and Joseph! Sebastian has been a superb […]

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Sssssh! Can you keep a secret?

Upper Foundation have crept into the year one classrooms today […]

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Colour Mixing

Class 2G had a wonderful day colour mixing paint, making […]

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Archery in the Sun

Yesterday, 6G had tremendous fun shooting arrows on the school […]

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Healthy Eating

Class 1G have been exploring food groups and understanding the […]

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Urgent Message for 1S and 1G Parents/Carers

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Loving Sport

KS1 had a fun afternoon running races and playing team […]

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Fun in the sun

We enjoyed PE in the sun.

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Garden Party Arrangements – Reception

Dear Parent/carer, Next Tuesday 10th July will the annual St […]

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Garden Party Arrangements – Nursery

Dear Parent/carer, Next Tuesday 10th July will the annual St […]

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Learning to Innovate! 📕📗📘📙

This week we have been innovating our stories and that’s […]

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⭐️ Star of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Armani, it was wonderful to hear you share your […]

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Year 1 Trip Letters

Polite reminder – please could all consent and lunch choice […]

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A Bug’s Life!

Classes 1G and 1S have shown their entrepreneurial skills by […]

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Get the Balance Right!

Class 1G have been measuring weight using non-standard units. They […]

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Year 5 and 6 Trip to Seaburrn 2nd July 2018

Dear Parents and Carers, Letters are going home today to […]

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⭐️ Star of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Toby! You have been a super star this week, […]

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Star of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations for our Star of the Week, Charlotte! Charlotte has […]

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Capacity 💦

This week we have been exploring capacity. Capacity is the […]

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France Trip Return

Dear Parents and Carers, We have just received a phone […]

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Class1G have been thinking creatively about peaceful places, linking to […]

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Multi Sports – Thursday After School Club

Missing Uniform – polite request  It has been brought to […]

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Rainforest Artwork 🌿🍃🌱

Today we let our imaginations take us into the rainforest! […]

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A visit from Captain James Cook

Today Class 2G were visited by Captain James Cook. He […]

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Harvesting Potatoes 🥔🥔🥔

Today we harvested our potatoes. We used our strong muscles […]

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Star of the Week 💫

Well done Isobelle, you are our Star of Week this […]

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Exploring Joining Techniques

As a cross-curricular RE and DT project on “My Peaceful […]

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Trip to Beamish

Dear Parents and Carers, If you are choosing to pay […]

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Plants

In Class 3G we have been finding out how plants […]

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Football Frenzy ⚽️

With all the talk about the upcoming World Cup, we […]

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Rainbow Fish 🐟

We have been collaging our own colourful Rainbow Fish.

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Performance Poetry

1G were given the holiday homework task to learn a […]

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Stars of the Week 💫

Congratulations to Grace, our Star of the Week this week. […]

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Mini Police on Patrol

Last week we observed the traffic around our school to […]

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Wild Plant Hunt

We went on a hunt to see how many wild […]

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⭐️ Star of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Mia, your kindness has earnt you the achievement award […]

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A special visitor 🐢

We had a visitor today- Dorris the tortoise! The children […]

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THIS IS THE NEWS!

”Welcome to the news.” Following our newspaper reports about The […]

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Broad Bean Watch!

Mrs Gent and the children have been amazed at the […]

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French Club

This week was the last French club for the year […]

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Today Class 2G have had lots of fun making a collage of the Roly-Poly bird from Roald Dahl story The Twits. We also wrote our own fact files about the Rocky-Poly Bird.

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Hulla Hoop!

Key Stage 1 have been getting to grips with hoops […]

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A Right Royal Write Up!

The response to the homework from last week was brilliant, […]

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A Very Royal Wedding 🎩🤴🏻👰🏻

RS and RG enjoyed taking part in their own version […]

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⭐️ Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations to Chloe who has demonstrated her star baker skills […]

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Colour Mixing Encore Une Fois!

Today we continued our colour mixing activities in 1G. We […]

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Gymnastics Week 4

This week we have been practicing our full gymnastics routine. […]

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Even More Colour Mixing!

The work of French Impressionists Georges Seurat and Claude Monet […]

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Alice in Wonderland

This half term we have been reading Alice in Wonderland […]

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Is Mr Clarke the Giant?

It has been a funny week in Upper a Foundation […]

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💫 Stars of the Week 💫

Well done to Fletcher who has been so enthusiastic about […]

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“The ENORMOUS………..”

1G have been retelling “The Enormous Turnip”. In pairs they […]

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Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations to Bethany who has written a story and shared […]

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St. George’s Bake Off

This week the children in 3G have been learning about […]

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Gymnastics Week 3

This week we were working with our partners to create […]

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Colour Mixing Again!

Today 1G have mixed different tones of primary colours by […]

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Bird’s Eye View

Today Class 2G used the Learning Pads to explore an […]

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Practising our ball skills

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Beebot Adventure

We are having fun programming the beebots!

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Junk Modelling Needed

Hello, I do apologise for the short notice but the […]

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Performance Poetry

In Class 3/4S we have been learning about performance poetry […]

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Factors, primes, multiples, square and cube numbers.

This morning, we began our lesson by discussing some different […]

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All Aboard! “The Train Ride” by June Crebbin

In English this week class 1G have been reading “The […]

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Star of the Week

congratulations to RG’s Star of the Week, Skyla. Skyla has […]

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Friendship

Throughout this half term, Upper Foundation will be exploring friendship.  […]

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A visit from Suzy……📚

Suzy works in the Library and visited us today. Suzy […]

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Lily Pad Maths 🐸

This morning we have put our addition skills to the […]

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Middleton Hall

A group of School Councillors attended a ‘Coffee Morning’ at […]

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Colour Mixing

Today 1G have been learning how to mix secondary colours […]

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Quad Kids

Last week Year 2 had a fantastic morning at Eastbourne […]

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Striking and Fielding Coaching

We are really enjoying the striking and fielding coaching provided […]

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Scratch Coding

We have been busy coding using Scratch software to code […]

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Girls’ Football Match

On Tuesday 1st May the girls’ team will be playing […]

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Addition in Upper Foundation

This week Upper Foundation have been working on our addition […]

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Stig Of The Dump

In Class 4S we have been reading Stig Of The […]

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Capacity Investigation

On Tuesday, Class 5S undertook a capacity investigation as part […]

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Mrs Goodchild’s Ice Cream Parlour

Today we have spoken about how to keep safe in […]

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Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Eloise! You have been a wonderful storyteller this week […]

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Gymnastics in 6G!

Today in 6G we had a visit from a local […]

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Butterfly 🦋 Release

With the weather being so brilliant we decided to release […]

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Talk 4 Writing 🐛🍎🍐🍓🍊

This week RS and RG have been learning to orally […]

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Upper Foundation have been playing and learning in the sun!

Upper Foundation have been playing and learning in the sun! […]

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Reminder: Register your Scarecrow by Tuesday 17th April for the Scarecrow Trail!

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New Arrivals for RS & RG….🐛>🦋

When we left for our Easter holiday we noticed that […]

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Stars of the Week! ⭐️

Congratulations Poppy! You have loved learning about Easter and enhanced […]

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Star of the Week 💫

Congratulations to Cherry, our Star of the Week this week. […]

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Easter Cross 🌺🌸🌼🌺🌸🌼

This afternoon we created this beautiful Easter Cross. Using our […]

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Hot Cross Bun tasting

We have had a wonderful time celebrating Easter the last […]

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A special visitor…..👶🏻

New Life in Upper Foundation isn’t just minibeast related….we were […]

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Easter Garden Designs 🌼🌸🌺

Today we designed and made an Easter Garden with our […]

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Easter nests 🐣

This morning the children in Upper Foundation made some Chocolate […]

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Sports Relief

Thank you for all the donations today! Upper foundation have […]

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Stars of the Week 💫

 Congratulations to our Star of the Week, Annie. Annie has […]

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Parent Consultation and Class Assembly

Hello, Just a quick message to let you all know […]

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Star of the Week 💫

Congratulations Shay! Your creative flair has shone this week and […]

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Butterfly P.E. 🦋🐛

 Upper Foundqtion joined forces for P.E today. As we have […]

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Family Service – Thursday 15th March 2018

Dear Parents and Carers, We have a limited amount of […]

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Happy Commonwealth Day! 🇦🇬🇧🇸🇧🇧🇨🇾🇬🇸🇸🇭🌎🌍🌏

Upper Foundation have celebrated commonwealth day today! We have made […]

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Miss Ward – 1S Parent Colsultations

Dear Parents / Carers, Miss Ward is unfortunately unavailable for […]

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What’s our latest surprise?

This weekend please ask your child about the packaged addressed […]

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⭐️ Star of the Week RS & RG ⭐️

RG’s Stars of the Week this week are Annie and […]

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⭐️ World Book Day 2018 ⭐️

What a fantastic day! As Dr Seuss said, “The more […]

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World Book Day! 📚

Wow! What a day we have had. Upper  Foundation started […]

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Family Service Thursday 1st March 2018

Dear Parents and Carers, We have a limited number of […]

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Around The World

This week week we didn’t travel far! We stayed in […]

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Our Anmal Creations

Have a look at the fantastic animal creations the children […]

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Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations to Freya who has taken such an interest in […]

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Chinese New Year 2018

RS and RG have really enjoyed their week learning about […]

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⭐️ Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Armani! The teachers noticed how much you enjoyed our […]

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A Mile a Day

In Year 1 we are taking part in the Mile […]

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A Visit From Beamish

Today we had a visit friends from Beamish. We got […]

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A mile a day!

Upper Foundation are getting active by joining the ‘Mile a […]

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Shrove Tuesday

Today we have been learning about Shrove Tuesday and why […]

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Love is in the air…..❤️❤️❤️❤️

Today we have been learning about St Valentine and the […]

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Safer Internet Day 2018

Today we explored the importance of stayed no safe on […]

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Burn Wood 2018

Upper Foundation have had a wonderful trip to the woods […]

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Bug Hotel

  Today we had we had so much fun! Middleton […]

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⭐️ Stars of the Week ⭐️

Congratulations Shay. You are the star this week because of […]

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Stories Jesus Heard

In RE this week we have introduced the children to […]

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Roblox – Update

There are an increasing number of warnings of misuse in […]

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Maths Club complete 🔢⏹

Congratulations to our second group for completing the four weeks […]

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Science experiment. How do animals living in polar regions stay warm?

Upper Foundation have been learning about the polar regions and […]

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Superstars of the Week! ⭐️⭐️⭐️

Well done to our fantastic super star Charlotte. Charlotte has […]

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Welcome Miss Weller!

Upper Foundation would like to welcome Miss Weller to RG. […]

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British Garden Birds

We have been learning about how to look after birds […]

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Rockhopper Penguins 🐧

Today we have been learning about the Rockhopper Penguin and […]

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Waterproof Feathers 🐧

We have continued with our Penguin learning and today have […]

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Stars of the Week and Lexia Superstars ⭐️⭐️

Congratulations Toby for your effort, kindness and enthusiasm this week! […]

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Penguin Art

We have been learning about the different habitats penguins live […]

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Snowy Day for RS!

This morning we worked in teams to build a snowman. […]

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Playing in the snow!

Upper Foundation have had a fantastic time playing in the […]

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Waterproof penguins 🐧

This afternoon we have been learning about the features of […]

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RG’s Star of the Week and Lexia Superstars

Congratulations to Christopher for winning Star of the Week this […]

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Star of the Week!💫

Congratulations Sebastian! Your number work has been super this week […]

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2018 Community Flu Catch-up Clinic’s

Message from Immunisation Team In response to receiving calls from […]

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Ice Investigations! ❄️

An exciting message and bag arrived in the classroom this […]

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Christmas Stars of the Week! 💫 Lexia Superstars

Congratulations to Jack! Jack has shown so much enthusiasm this […]

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Lexia Superstars!

Huge congratulations to Sebastian and Rebecca who have earns themselves […]

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🎄 Festive Baking 🎄

Today we have been baking Christmas tree shaped biscuits and […]

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KS1 Christmas Party

Dear Parents/carers, Reminder:  Children can come in their party clothes […]

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Foundation Christmas Festivities 🎄

What a wonderfully festive week it has been in Foundation……. […]

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Stars of the Week!

Mrs Gent couldn’t be prouder of her class this week! […]

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Star of the Week

Freya is such a kind friend to everyone and has […]

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Star of the Week!

Congratulations to our Star of the Week, Rafton! Rafton has […]

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MISSING ITEMS

Dear Parent/carer, We politely ask if you could check your […]

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Stars of the Week!

Well done Shay. You have been a superb role model […]

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Star of the Week and Lexia Superstars!

Congratulations to Skyla, our Star of the Week this week. […]

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Star of the Week!

For such confidence in all Literacy activities and for her […]

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Praise Assembly 24.11.17

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Making Spotty Cakes!

As part of our Children in Need activities we made […]

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Children in Need!

A very big thank you to all the children for […]

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Star of the Week!

Congratulations Joseph! You have worked really hard for star of […]

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Exploring good friendships

Upper Foundation have chosen our pantomime story, Cinderella as a […]

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Children in Need!

Upper Foundation dressed up for Children in Need today. Thank […]

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Star of the Week

Well done to Lily for winning Star if the Week […]

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Good Friends

This week we have participated in Anti-Bullying week. This week […]

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Maths club

Maths club has been running for three weeks now. We […]

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Remembrance Day

Poppy Poppy what do you say? Wear me on Remembrance […]

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Remembrance Day

Upper Foundation have been making poppies for remembrance Day today. […]

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Star of the Week! ⭐️

Congratulations Rebecca! Rebecca has a fabulous ‘can do’ attitude and […]

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Helping Baby Bear in a Scientific Way!

We are scientists! This week we were asked to help […]

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Star of the Week!

Congratulations Chloe! Mrs Gent is very impressed with your new […]

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Firework Art

This afternoon we began to explore Bonfire Night and have […]

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Stars of the week!

Congratulations Phoebe! You always impress Mrs Gent but this week […]

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Praise Assembly 20.10.17

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Cross Country

Many congratulations to our Cross Country Team for representing our […]

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Investigating Materials

Class 1G wanted to find out if all materials are […]

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Happy Diwali!

Upper Foundation have been exploring Diwali this week. We have […]

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RG’s reward day!

In RG we have a reward jar. When the whole […]

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Year 6 Pupil Visit to Safety Carousel 2nd November 2017

Dear Parents, Please note the option to pay for the […]

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Our trip to Meadowfield

We visited the site where the police train for public […]

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Bird’s Eye Maps

We have been looking st different types of maps and […]

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Creating different habitats

As part of our topic, ‘Where in the world’, we […]

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RG’s School Councillor

Rupert has been voted for by the other children in […]

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Stars of the Week!

Big congratulations to Millie. Millie has really shown how confident […]

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Star Writer

Congratulations to Levi our Star Writer in Class 1G. He […]

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School Councillor

Rebecca has been voted for by the other children in […]

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Exploring Sukkot!

Today RS and RG have explored the Jewish Harvest festival […]

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Cyber Squad

Daniel, Jake, Archie, Charlie, Jack, Jacob, Jessica and Grace are […]

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A Tasty Harvest!

This morning the children participated in a fantastic Harvest Festival […]

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Cutting skills 

We have been practising our cutting skills by making mosaic […]

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3D Shape

We have been investigating shape by making our own 3D […]

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Autumn Artwork

We have been inspired by Louis Ehlerts “Leaf Man” and […]

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The children have been learning about ‘2D’ flat shapes and […]

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The Creation

In RE we have been looking at the Christian Creation […]

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Making 3D shapes

We had great fun this week making 3D shapes using […]

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Teach your Monster to Read app 📚

Teach your Monster to Read! I have recently discovered this […]

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Stars of the Week!

Congratulations to Matthew, Miss Watson’s Star of the Week. Matthew […]

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Praise Assembly 

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Cybersquad session 4

Last week Cybersquad were learning about the effects of Cyberbulling […]

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Observational Drawings of Chicks! 🐣

Today we enjoyed getting very close to our chicks. We […]

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Making Bread!

In RS and RG we have been learning about the […]

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Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

Class 1G have been exploring story structure and language through […]

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Signs of Autumn

Class 1G explored the outdoors looking for signs of Autumn […]

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Mathematics meeting

Thank you to all who attended the mathematics meeting on […]

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Meeting the Chicks!

Due to our hard work this morning we had enough […]

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Reading Books

Please remind your child to return their reading book daily […]

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Incubator Update! 🐣🐣🐣🐣

So much has happened in our incubator overnight! Mrs Gent […]

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Star of the Week

Congratulations  to Courtney for winning a Star of the Week […]

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What a STAR ⭐️

Congratulations Libby!  You are a star because you listen so […]

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A new arrival…..🐣

We are all so excited to announce the arrival of […]

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RE: making machines

As part if our Creation and Fall unit we explored […]

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All about me

Upper Foundation would like to thank everyone for sending in […]

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Finding patterns

Some of Miss Watson’s children found a snail in the […]

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Meet the Teacher

Please collect your child as usual and make your way […]

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Rainbow Puddles

A wet day didn’t stop RS from creating rainbow puddles […]

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Bonjour

 In Class 3G we have been learning French with Mrs […]

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Star of the Week!

Congratulations to Rupert, our Star of the Week this week! […]

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Leaf Printing

What a lot of fun we had collecting leaves and […]

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Stars of the Week

Congratulations Ruby! You really are a star, you try hard […]

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Look at our handwriting!

This week Upper Foundation have been practising writing sounds in […]

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Cyber Squad Session 2

Todaywe looked at our understanding of online safety. We discussed […]

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Team Captains

Today we joined our teams to help choose who would […]

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Stars of the week!

Congratulations to Henry! Mrs Gent has noticed that Henry has […]

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Star of the Week

Every week Miss Watson and Mrs Gent choose a member […]

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The Three Little Pigs

This week we have read the The Three Little Pigs. […]

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Making new friends

Upper Foundation have been playing lots of circle time games […]

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Wonderful Me!

In classes RS and RG this week we have been getting […]

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Cyber Squad

 Today was our first Cyber Squad meet. We met Mike […]

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Gardening – Autumn Gardening Jobs

Hello, As Autumn is now starting to make an appearance, […]

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Useful information – Lower Foundation

Lower Foundation  – Newsletter September 2017 We thought you may […]

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Sshh! Mystery Readers required in Lower Foundation

Hello, What is a Mystery Reader? At St George’s Church of England […]

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Heigh Ho – its off to work we go!

Hello, The children in Nursery have been extremely interested in […]

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Our New Mascot Bears – Lower Foundation

Hello, Not only are we welcoming new children into our […]

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A FRAGILE PACKAGE

Today RS and RG received a FRAGILE blue package! We had a […]

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Our first day at school!

Welcome to the Upper Foundation class page! This is where […]

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