Spratton CE Primary School

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

Activities

GNOMETOPIA!

All Spratton CE Primary families and members of our school community are warmly invited to take part in our Creative Competition inspired by Sir Timid Attenpool’s epic documentary ‘Gnometopia!’

The challenge:

  1. Watch the Gnometopia video on the Class 3 page of our school website.
  2. Create a unique character gnome of your own using the materials specified in the rules.
  3. Find your Gnew Gnome a habitat somewhere in your house or garden.
  4. Take a photograph and send it in to take part in the competition.

The rules:

1. Gnomes and their accessories must be made from materials in the following list only: 

Fabric, String, Tape (e.g. Sellotape, washi, masking)

Glitter, jewels or other small decoration

Pencils, pens, paint

Glue

Wood

Paper and Cardboard (e.g. sheets, boxes, tubes)

2. Gnomes must be less than 50cm tall

3. Gnomes must be free standing

4. Gnomes must be wearing a hat

5. Gnomes must be made with love and care as part of a fun family activity – as many members of the household can assist in the making of the gnome as you wish

6. Competition entries must be in the form of a photograph of the completed Gnome in its habitat sent to office@sprattonprimary.co.uk by 11.59pm on Monday 1st June 2020. Please ensure you include the following statement in the body of your email:

We give you permission to store and use this email address to contact us in the future. We also give you permission to store and use the photo of our Gnew Gnome.                 

Gnometopia Village Event 

If you would like to take part in our Gnometopia Village event, please place your Gnew Gnome in a front window of your house Tuesday 2nd June and inform the school office that you have done so. The official Gnometopia photographer will then come around the village and capture images of the Gnomes in their windows. It will be lovely for people exercising around the village to spot the Gnomes!

 

Our Headteacher's Website Quiz

 

Explore our new website to find the answers to our quiz questions. All the answers can be found somewhere on our website!

Helpful Hint: The initial letter of each answer can be put together to spell out a message.

 

1 .The surname of the member of staff last in the alphabetical list by surname. 

2. Daily lessons in KS1 to help children to learn to read using letter sounds.

3. Coming Soon... Lists of books our staff think are great for you to read.

4. What's the missing word?: ......................................... Governance Committee

5. The surname of our SENDCo.

6. What's the missing word?: Peterborough Diocese Education ............................................

7. Our Headteacher's surname.

8. Weekly communication document during term time to let everyone know what's

    happening in our school.

 

 

9. The title of the page which explains what we learn about in school.

10. The animal that scared Mrs Lett!

 

 

11. The name of the Worship Mr Pool can often be heard singing songs from.

12. What's the missing word?: White ............................................ Maths

13. A page dedicated to keeping ourselves safe online.

14. An activity we can practice to help our wellbeing.

15. The surname of the member of staff first in the alphabetical list by surname. 

16. The surname of the member of staff who is both a Teaching Assistant AND a Lunchtime

     Supervisor

17. What's the missing word?: On World Book Day 2020, we launched  

     Spratton's  ................................................... of Reading.

 

 

18. The group of elected representatives for the school.

19. The name of Mrs Peploe's Cat.

20. 'Kinetic Letters' is our main approach to ........................................................

21. Mrs Smith's paper folding hobby.

22. The Collective Worship programme led by the Uplands Group.  

23. What's the missing word?: Living and learning together, celebrating ........................................... in

      all its fullness.

 

 

24. The surname of the chicken-keeper.

25. What is Mrs Hunt's favourite type of cake?

 

 

26. The title of the Documentary by Sir Timid Attenpool.

27. What's the missing word?: Two of our values are Respect and ......................................................

28. Miss O'Mara's football team.

29. The Sport featured on our home page link picture for the 'News and Diaries' section of

      our website.

30. The surname of our Chair of Governors.