Tuesday 19th January

Daily News There has been some change on the leadership board of the Times Table Rockstar House Battle today! A successful day for Green yesterday, moving up into 3rd place – getting much closer to 2nd place too! Today is your last full day of competition with the closing date being tomorrow at midday! Mr…

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Monday 18th January

Daily News Good morning everyone and welcome to the new week of home learning. I hope you are all refreshed after a pleasant weekend. Remember that our House Team Times Table Rockstar tournament is still on – it finishes on Wednesday at midday so there is still plenty of time to accumulate all those points…

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Friday 15th January

Daily News So we are at the end of another week. Well done to everyone for your continued efforts. I wish you all a happy and safe weekend. First, an update on the House Battle: Look out on the ClassDojo page this morning for a link so you can watch a live performance of Shakespeare’s…

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Thursday 14th January

Daily News After the first day of the Times Table Rock Stars competition, the scores are as follows: I hope you have a good day’s learning. In the Science session today, which I have recorded a video for, we begin the first of two lessons leading up to a competition in which you can win…

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Wednesday 13th January

Daily News Good morning. First, I would like to share with you one fantastic example of the artwork from yesterday’s session. I was really impressed with this perspective picture from Iris. Well done! I will try and share other great examples of work with you as we go through the weeks ahead. Good news! Today…

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Tuesday 12th January

Daily News I hope you had a good weekend and are ready for another week of home learning! I have been working on updating some of the lessons so there is a bit more variety this week – for example, today I have combined two of the White Rose lessons and recorded my own video…

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Friday 8th January

Daily News Well done – you have got to the end of the first week of home learning. Monday is an INSET day and all the teachers are going to be on an all day Zoom training meeting. As a result, there will be no lessons on Monday, but home learning will resume on Tuesday…

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Thursday 7th January

Daily News It was good to see a greater number of you submitting work to ClassDojo yesterday. Please keep this up! There are still a couple of class members I have not heard from. As a reminder, these instructions tell you how to submit work to your portfolio: https://classdojo.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360022857031-How-to-Post-to-a-Student-Portfolio#web It is better to send to…

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Wednesday 6th January

Daily News Thank you to everyone who engaged in their home learning yesterday – I understand that some families are sorting out technical issues at the moment. Please remember that: a) I am here to help during the day – leave me a message in the comments below or on Class Dojo if you are…

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Tuesday 5th January

Daily News So, here we are at the start of a new period of home learning – the speed that this has happened has taken us all a bit by surprise, so please forgive any teething problems in the first couple of days. Every day on this page I will put approximately 4 separate activities…

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