Year 4 Mystery Reader!

Year Four have enjoyed a story this afternoon, read by our first mystery reader, Mrs Dixon. They can’t wait to see who our next mystery reader is!

Baby News!

Following her 20 week scan, we are pleased to announce that Mrs Guy is expecting baby number 2. Congratulations to the Guy family- we can’t wait to meet your new addition! Mrs Guy will be with us until the end of the academic year. A teacher has been recruited to cover her maternity leave and […]

Year 4 Reading Treat

Year 4 have been celebrating the achievement of Hillside’s Gold Quality Mark in Reading and making the most of the glorious sunshine this morning by enjoying an ice cream whilst reading their favourite book. They also enjoyed listening to a few chapters of ‘The Hundred Mile an Hour Dog’ by Jeremy Strong, as part of their English […]

Reading Gold Award – Reward for pupils

The children are thoroughly enjoying celebrating being awarded the Reading Gold Award today. They are devouring the ice creams and sharing their favourite books out in the sunshine. ☀️  

Great class at GoWild!  Lots of free imaginative play happening. 

We did some Hapa Zome a Japanese way of printing using natural materials like plants and flowers onto material. The children used hammers to bash out the natural oils and colours of the flora (plants) Dandelions have been the best colours so far. Clay work has also been a big hit at forest school, every […]

Wibble wobble!

Year Three had a challenge on Friday afternoon: they had to make small structures to survive earthquakes using spaghetti and marshmallows! Their structures then were tested through vigorous jelly shaking – and many of them survived! 🌏  

Better Reading Partnership

Congratulations to these children who have completed the Better Reading Partnership! They have spent the last ten weeks working with teaching assistants in school to improve their reading pace, fluency and comprehension skills and have worked hard with their parents at home. Well done for making great progress!