Tom Gates Writing

Miss McCann has never had such a peaceful classroom, as Year 5 were totally engrossed in their Tom Gates writing. We have studied the style in which Liz Pichon writes, and are now producing our own work including all the features which makes the Tom Gates series so successful!

Year One’s Assembly

Thank for coming to watch our assembly today – we really enjoyed performing for so many special people! We hope you learned something and can remember facts about hot and cold places, animals or even humans and we’re sure you’ll have been singing ‘Dem Bones’ for the rest of the morning! What stage stars we […]

Y3 Music Share Concert at Excel Academy

Wow! What an energetic, enthusiastic concert it was! Our Year 3 class performed in a music Share Concert on Wednesday afternoon alongside several local primary and high schools. They had worked hard learning songs with Mr Such and Cathy Lamb (Lichfield cathedral!) and performed them at this event. The concert was incredible with fantastic singing […]

Easter visit to the church

We made our annual visit to church to celebrate Easter on Wednesday afternoon. As ever the singing was fantastic and the children enjoyed sharing their songs and poems. A lovely afternoon.

John Muir Final Session!

This afternoon the children have worked really well together to make their own fire pit area in the woods and are now sitting around enjoying the fire and reflecting on their time in the club! Throughout the sessions the children have been exploring the area, developing team building skills, taking risks and finding out all […]

Y3 Djembe Squad

Our newly established Y3 djembe squad enjoyed sharing their drumming skills with the school as they came into singing practice this morning. They drew staff from over the school who were keen to see who was producing the amazing sounds! Everyone was very very impressed  👏

Final Book Club for Y3

The Year 3 book club came to an end this a morning and what a fab session it was! The children enjoyed a hot chocolate, toast and a treat and loved the final chapter of our book ‘The Enchanted Horse’. They would highly recommend the book to anybody looking for a fantastic story book. The […]

Final Book Club for Y5

Year 5 are enjoying their final book club with pancakes and fruit. They have thoroughly enjoyed reading The Enchanted Horse by Magdalene Nabb. They would like to recommend the book to other children in school, particularly children who like animals.

Book Bench Launch

A group of children have had a wonderful day at the Book Bench launch at Hanley Library. The children met some very important people, listened to poems from a famous author, enjoyed a story telling session and also had the opportunity to see all the finished Book Benches from schools across the city. As always, […]