Spratton CE Primary School

'Living and learning together, celebrating life in all its fullness'

Latest News

Class pages and galleries are regularly updated.

Please also see the latest additions to our website:

18.09.2020

The EYFS children have enjoyed another lovely week at school. 

For Children

EYFS Page

16.09.2020 Jeans for Genes Day

Jeans for Genes day is happening this Friday 18th September. We invite the children to wear jeans, leggings, trousers and their own top in return for a £1.00 donation to this exceptionally important charity. If your child does not wish to wear any of the items described they will need to wear their school uniform as usual. 

11.09.2020

LKS2 have had a very busy, but rewarding week. 

For Children

LKS2 page

The EYFS children have had a happy week exploring and learning together. 

For Children

EYFS Page

 

Internet Safety Guidance for Parents September 2020

Please find recent updates for parents about managing online safety in the home:

Parents/Carers Section

Internet Safety Page

 

10.09.2020

*APOLOGIES* I got the dates the wrong way around on the newsletter... 

Tomorrow is ROALD DAHL DAY and

JEANS for GENES DAY is next week Friday 18th September. 

More information about Jeans for Genes Day is coming in this week's news letter. 

Sorry for the confusion!

Kind Regards 

A very busy Miss O'Mara! 

Immunisation

The School Aged Immunisation Team will be visiting school on Monday 12th October 2020.

Please find the letter regarding the flu programme including the link to give consent for your child:

Parents/Carers Section

Immunisation Page

The live consent form will close 7 days before the planned immunisation session so it is important that you complete and submit your form ASAP if you wish for your child to receive the flu vaccination in school.

 

UKS2 have made use of the new story circle today. 

For Children

UKS2 Page

07.09.2020

The children in LKS2 have had a great start to their week. Take a look at our page to find out what we have been up to.

For Children

LKS2 Page

 

06.09.2020

Letter to Parents and Carers 06 09 2020 Further Guidance  

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

 

04.09.2020

The LKS2 children have enjoyed their first short week focusing on their well-being and adjusting back to the school routine. Take a look at the pictures on their page.

For Children

LKS2 Page

 

The EYFS children enjoyed exploring, playing and learning together, during their first three days at school.  

For Children

EYFS Page

This week's Newsletter

News and Diary Section 

School Newsletters Page 

A New Year - New Class Pages!

For Children Section

EYFS Class Page - Mrs Hunt, Mrs Peploe, Mrs Peachey

KS1 Class Page - Mrs Rock, Mrs Isherwood, Mrs Peachey

LKS2 Class Page - Miss Ross, Mrs Ainsworth

UKS2 Class Page - Mr Pool, Mrs Randall

 

31.08.2020

A New Year Storybook with Twiglet O'Mara 

News and Diary Section

Covid-19 Page 

 

31.08.2020

Letter to Parents and Carers 30 08 2020 New Term 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

with Government 'Back to School' Leaflet.

 

17.07.20

CONGRATULATIONS! 

                          We are VERY proud of our Sportshall Athletics Team!

 

 

Letter from OSCARS 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

 

 Year 1 Fun had by all in the mini sports.

For children

class 1

A member of Class 3 has produced a stunning piece of artwork!

For Chilldren

Class 3 Page

16.07.20

 The Year 6's leavers' film and in school service from Reverend Allison

For Parents/Carers

Leavers Page

Class 3's river models

For Parents/Carers

Class 3 Page

15.07.20

Letter to Parents and Carers Reopening in September 15 07 2020 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

14.07.2020

The Reception children enjoyed some fun races on the school field.

The Reception group met their new teacher, Mrs Rock.

 For Children

Class 1 Page 

10.07.20

Letter to Parents and Carers 10 07 2020 Last Week of Term 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

 

Mr Pool's art challenge

For Children

Class 3 Page

 

A poem by a member of of our class.

For Children

Class 3 Page

 

A Year 5 artist has created another animal-based picture!

For Children

Class 3 Page

08.07.20

A verb lesson from MC Grammar

For Children

Class 2 Page

07.07.2020

The Reception children created patterns during our Forest School session.

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

Year 6 bridge testing!

For Children

Class 3 Page

07.07.20

Key Worker Group Learning

For Children

Key Worker Group Page

07.07.2020

Letter to Parents and Carers 07.07.2020 Next Year 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

06.07.2020

The Reception children have been learning to measure and compare length during our Forest School session.

 For Children

Class 1 Page 

Sailor Ted Story with Mrs Peploe

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

Latest Recommended Oak Academy and Bitesize Lessons Year 2 and 3

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

 

Year 6 Bridge Building

For Children

Class 3 Page

05.07.2020

Latest Class 3 Recommended Home Learning Activities

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

 

03.07.20

Some updated Home Learning from Class 2

For Children

Class 2 Page

The Key Worker Group have created some beautiful Forest Art.

For Children

Key Worker Group Page

 

Letter to Parents/Carers about September

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Letter to Parents and Carers about September 03.07.2020 '

 

Super Home Learning!

For Children

Class 1 Page

02.07.2020

IMPORTANT Letter to Parents/Carers about our School 

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Letter to Parents and Carers 02.07.2020 Website '

 

Have a look at Chloe's poem titled 'Summer' and check out an exciting kids quiz.

For Children

Class 3 Page

01.07.20

The Key Worker Group have created some fabulous natural collages.

For Children

Key Worker Group Page

Class 2 have been busy with their home learning. 

For Children

Class 2 Page

30.06.20

Try this lesson on adjectives from MC Grammar.

For Children

Class 2 Page

The Reception children created clay hedgehog models, using twigs collected from the school field. The children then wrote about their models.

The children created 2D shapes during our Forest School session.

For Children

Class 1 Page

Some new virtual assemblies from the Diocese and our friends at Braunston CE Primary shared another lovely worships with us.

For Children 

Worship Page

 

Year 6 pot painting and raft testing.

For Children

Class 3 Page

29.06.2020

The children in the Key Worker Group talked about 'hope' during their daily worship.

For Children 

Key Worker Group Page

The Reception children each created a collage of a squirrel using leaves found on the school field.

For Children

Class 1 Page

Letter to Parents and Carers 29.06.2020 

News Section

Letter to Parents and Carers Page 

 

Raft building with Year 6

For Children

Class 3 Page

28.06.2020

Latest Year 2 and 3 Bitesize and Oak Academy Home Learning Activities

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

 

Storytime with Mrs Peploe

For Children

Class 1 Page

26.06.20

Making friends in Forest School

For Children

Class 1 Page

Mr Pool's Haiku Challenge

For Children

Class 3 Page

25.06.20

RSE day. We listened to 'What Colour is Love?'

For Children

Class 1 page

Some fantastic Home Learning from Class 2

For Children

Class 2 Page

A lesson on nouns.

For Children

Class 2 Page

A new grammar lesson has been added

For Children

Class 3 Page.

24.06.20

The Key Worker group have been exploring natural materials outside

For Children

Key Worker Group Page

Check out what Year 6 have been doing, plus a special pet video!

For Children

Class 3 Page

23.6.2020

Great spelling and map work! A lovely invitation, with beautiful illustrations too!

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

As part of our Forest School session today, the Reception children collected leaves, petals and feathers from our lovely school grounds. Back in the classroom they used these to create beautiful Forest Crowns.

For Children

Class 1 Page

Our friends at Braunston CE Primary shared another lovely worships with us.

For Children

Worship Page 

 

Home Learning Activities for everyone:

RSE DAY Thursday 25th June

Celebrating Positive Relationships

For Children

Activities Page

 

Guess Who? ANSWERS 

Unusual Facts!

Each one of these unusual facts describes one of our members of staff. Did you guess who is who? 

For Children

Activities Page

22.6.2020

The children in Class 2 have been very busy with their home learning tasks. 

For Children

Class 2 Page

Inspired by their Forest School activities, the children in Reception created their own Nature Wheels.

For Children

Class 1 Page

Mental Health Children and Young People - List of Organisations and Websites

For Parents/Carers

Wellbeing Page

 

Faith At Home resources from the Church of England

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

 

Year 6's coil pots 

For Parents/Carers

Class 3 Page

21.06.20

Storytime with Mrs Peploe - Oliver's Fruit Salad

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

Latest Classes 1 and 2 Recommended Home Learning Activities

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

18.06.20

Check out some fantastic artwork by a budding artist in Class 3.

For Children

Class 3 Page

17.6.2020

Great grape poetry and a brilliant boat!

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

Latest Class 3 Recommended Home Learning Activities

For Parents/Carers

Home Learning Page

 

Further online safety resources for Parents/Carers to share with their children.

For Parents/Carers

Internet Safety Page

 

New Forest School Photos

For Children

Forest School Page

 

Year 6 Poem

For Children

Class 3 Page

 

16.6.2020

Inspired by their Forest School activities, Reception children crafted lovely leaves out of clay. The children have also been enjoying playing and learning together, indoors and outdoors!

For Children

Class 1 Page 

 

Our friends at Braunston CE Primary shared a lovely worship with us.

For Children

Worship Page 

 

15.6.2020

Class 1 Storytime - Henry's Holiday

For Children

Class 1 Page

*NEW PAGE *  Worship

You can find themed Worships for Primary School Children on the Oak Academy Website

For Children

Worship Page

 

14.6.2020

Class 1 Storytime - Who's that banging on the ceiling?

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

Latest Class 2 Recommended Home Learning from Oak Academy and Bitesize

For Parents and Carers Section

Home Learning  Page

 

 

Year 3 and 4 National Curriculum Common Exception Words Spelling List

For Parents and Carers Section

Curriculum Page

Spelling Section

 

13.6.2020

Check in to Class 1's page to see some very luxurious Bug Hotels.

Inspired by their Forest School activities, Year 1 also created beautiful leaves using clay.

The children have been learning about time too, and have drawn some brilliant clocks!

For Children

Class 1 Page

 

12.6.20

Gnometopia!

And the winners are...

For Children Section

Gnometopia Page 

 

Letter to Parents/Carers about children's Home Learning for those not in school

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called' TeacherCall Programme 12 6 2020'

A video of life on the farm

A magnificent maze video

For Children

Class 3 Page

Story time with Mrs Rock

The Boy Who Grew Dragons-Chapter 1

For Children

Class 2 Page

11.6.2020

Letter to Parents/Carers about children's Home Learning for those not in school

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Home Learning Letter 11.6.2020 '

 

10.6.2020

See the Reception Group learning and playing!

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

10.6.2020

See some great science, drawing and writing!

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

and

For Children Section

Class 2 Page

 

A message from Mr Pool

A children's quiz

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

9.6.2020

Gnometopia!

Local Gnomes captured on Gnomecam in their gnatural habitats by the Gnomerazzi...

For Children Section

Gnometopia Page 

The competition has now closed. The winner will be announced on Friday 12th June.

New competition coming soon...

 

Service Six - Wellbeing and Happiness for Families

Online sessions and groups

For Parents and Carers Section

Wellbeing Page

 

Guess Who?

Unusual Facts!

Each one of these unusual facts describes one of our members of staff.

Can you guess who is who? Can you match the fact to the person?

For Children Section

Activities Page

 

8.6.2020

Storytime with Mrs Peploe

Mr Jelly Parts 1 and 2

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

 

Let's Grow... Sunflowers

For Children Section

Class 2 Page 

 

Tree Faces with Year 6

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

More Gnew Gnomes!

For Children Section

Gnometopia Page 

 

6.6.2020

The World Tree Climbing Championships

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

5.6.2020

*New Page*

Forest School

Forest School is an inspirational approach to education which incorporates physical and mental wellbeing with exploring and learning in the natural environment. See photos of the children discovering, creating and playing in our beautiful grounds this week.

For Children Section

Forest School Page

 

4.6.2020

See the Year 1 Group playing and learning!

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

 

Pupil Premium

Pupil premium is additional school funding for disadvantaged children. It is paid directly to your child's school to improve the quality of their education. Your child's school may be entitled to pupil premium funding if you receive certain benefits. Your child may also receive free school meals if they are Year 3 to 6. For more information and how to apply see:

For Parents and Carers Section

Pupil Premium Funding Page

 

Sharing Work

We are now able to post photographs of children's work on class pages to share with their teachers and classmates. Please send a photograph to the office@ email address and it will be forwarded to the Class Staff Team. Please include a sentence in the body of the email to say you give permission for this and future photos of your child and their work to be posted on the website and are happy to receive communication from school on the email address.

 

A new message from Mr Pool.

A link to an exciting Grammar YouTuber!

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

3.6.2020

Wellbeing Activities

There are many wellbeing activities, guides and resources for children, parents and staff at offschool.org.uk

For Parents and Carers Section

Wellbeing Page

 

The Little Book of Hopes

News and Diary Section

Covid- 19 Page

 

Bubble of Love Poem

News and Diary Section

Covid- 19 Page

 

Water, Water, Everywhere!

Anglian Water are offering a suite of 12 STEM based sessions online that can be accessed by children at home at no charge. The aim of the sessions is to help pupils think about water; how it is vital to life; what we need it for; where it comes from and how we can all use water wisely.

     For Parents and Carers Section

     Home Learning  Page

 

2.6.2020

Gnometopia! Meet more Gnew Gnomes

For Children Section

Gnometopia Page 

 

1.6.2020

See Reception Group reading, writing, playing and being creative!

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

 

Year 6 have been busy creating artistic masterpieces in their first Forest School session today! 

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

Welcome to Gnometopia! Meet the Gnew Gnomes in our area...

For Children Section

Gnometopia Page 

  • We have been asked to extend the closing date by one week until Monday 8thJune. Habitat photographs will be taken on the 9th June.
  • There's still plenty of time to create your Gnome - please see the rules on the Activities page in the For Children Section

 

Government Recommended Resources about Space

For Parents and Carers Section

Home Learning  Page

 

Class 2 Video

For Children Section

Class 1 Page 

Video A Message from Mrs Rock

 

31.5.2020

Class 1 Videos

For Children Section

Class 1 Page 

Story Video Nat Fantastic Part 2

Story Video Nat Fantastic Part 1

Video A Message from Mrs Peploe

 

Home Learning Activities set by Spratton staff for Summer Term 2 2020.

For Parents and Carers Section

Home Learning  Page

Reception Spratton Home Learning Activities

Year 1 Spratton Home Learning Activities

Year 2 Spratton Home Learning Activities

Year 3 Spratton Home Learning Activities

Class 3 Spratton Home Learning Activities

 

Going Back to School ...'Same and Different' 

 

A child-friendly explanation of the changes in school, in the format of a storybook to share with the family as a prompt for talking.

 

This book is aimed at R and Y1 children returning tomorrow, to try to give them something to show them what to expect, reduce their worries and unknowns, help to prepare them and make their first morning as smooth as possible.

 

Please share and talk about it with your child before they come to school.

 

News and Diary Section

Covid- 19 Page

A book called 'Same and Different' 

 

30.5.2020

NEW PAGE!

News and Diary Section

Covid- 19 Page

A video called 'While we can't hug'

A book called 'Julia Donaldson Coronavirus Storybook'

A book called 'How NOT to go to School'

 

29.5.2020

Letter confirming wider opening of the school

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Letter to Parents and Carers confirming wider opening of the school 29 5 2020'

 

28.5.2020

NEW PAGE!

Government recommended guidance for healthy and safe ways to travel to school:

For Parents and Carers Section

Travelling to School Page

 

Inspiring Young People to have a positive impact on their world

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust | The Big Give

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

7.5.2020

Latest Government Recommended Home Learning Packages

For Parents and Carers Section

Home Learning  Page

 

22.5.2020

Class 1: A message from Mrs Peploe and Mrs Hunt

For Children Section

Class 1 Page

 

Letter regarding possible re-opening of schools

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Government Guidance 5 22 5 2020 Next Week'

 

21.5.2020

Letter regarding possible re-opening of schools

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Government Guidance 4 21 5 2020 Plans for Possible Re-Opening'

To help us plan and prepare for possibly opening our doors more widely on the 1st June, we now ask you to respond to these plans if your child is in Reception, Year 1, Year 6 or part of Keyworker Children provision.We ask you to inform us of your current intention in terms of sending your children back to school. In addition, we welcome any questions, comments or suggestions on the safety measures proposed here. We will take these into account as part of our continual review and adapt approach to the proposals.

Furthermore, we welcome any questions, comments or suggestions on the safety proposals from all members of our school community. We will take these into account as part of our continual review and adapt approach to the proposals.

Please email your response to office@sprattonprimary.co.uk

or phone the school number during normal school hours today or tomorrow.

20.5.2020 

Class 3 - Find fun games and teaching resources about microbes and antibiotics at

e-Bug

For Children Section

Class 3 Page

 

19.5.2020

National Curriculum Spelling Lists

For Parents and Carers Section

Curriculum Section

Spelling Page

 

18.5.2020

Letter regarding possible re-opening of schools

News and Diary Section

Letters to Parents and Carers Page

The document is called 'Government Guidance 3 18 5 2020'

 

National Curriculum Age-Related Expectations Parent Leaflets Years 1-6

For Parents and Carers Section

National Curriculum Expectations Page

 

GNOMETOPIA! Whole School Competition

For Children Section

Activities Page

 

New Staff Videos

For Children Section

Class Pages