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24/09/21

Reading is at the heart of everything we do and the love for reading very apparent at HPAB - even at breaktimes! https://t.co/2QqNqiCu4y

23/09/21

'Never stop reading' is our message here at HPAB! Our Year 6's have got off to a flying start completing their bookmarks already! https://t.co/tTdlOFbpea

20/09/21

Reading is a key priorty for us at and we encourage reading in our staff room with our staff sharing library. Reading is all around us! https://t.co/OiSpS5nW4O

17/09/21

Year 2 have been settling back into school life at HPAB and approaching learning with enthusiasm and joy! They have been reading Amazing Grace and have written a description of the main character using features from the author’s work. https://t.co/7T6HWbWExT

17/09/21

This week we look at the work Year 4 have been doing and they have been really busy writing letters to the author of Anna Hibicus. They have written letters asking question and they are hoping for some answers too! https://t.co/aCx7qq0ma4

14/09/21

Year 2 have been settling back into school life at HPAB and approaching learning with enthusiasm and joy! They have been reading Amazing Grace and have written a description of the main character using features from the author’s work. https://t.co/9CH1Y1NEmU

14/09/21

Our new to Reception children enjoyed a little bit of creative play today in the mud kitchen....yummy - what's for dinner? https://t.co/r8UG7uL66H

13/09/21

We are proud to announce our Uniforn Swap Shop is now open. Please contact the office for an appointment. Working together as a community https://t.co/S94qRUfxD4

13/09/21

We are committed to making our community the best it can be. We share any left over lunches with our families and neighbours. 'A small act of kindness can have a large impact https://t.co/5WWya1VMfj

10/09/21

The first week back at school and all children have settled into the school routine. In assembly we read the book 'I promise' and we all made our own learning promises. Thank you for the inspiration! https://t.co/Iw0VTnmuXk

10/09/21

Our first Principal awards of the year were given out today. They are being worn proudly after receiving them for hard work, reading or kindness! Well done! https://t.co/Jvb7w5JAQh

06/09/21

A fantastic way to start our Monday with a whole school assembly. We discussed reading and our learning promise for the year! https://t.co/aTjfHDwHiX

03/09/21

A great new staffroom ready for our staff at HPAB. https://t.co/fW41gy99af

03/09/21

All set today for welcoming back our children. https://t.co/MRNDtGMWWG

02/09/21

Reading areas are looking ready to welcome our children back tomorrow https://t.co/MSQ4ObSDXh

02/09/21

Day 2 of Inset training today for our wonderful We are really looking forward to welcoming back all of our children tomorrow. https://t.co/WRAf7lEZNN

01/09/21

Team building in process...a scavenger hunt - Teachers Addition! Lots of fun on the first day already! https://t.co/966X4KvcKN

01/09/21

We are welcoming back all of our staff with a wellbeing gift that will last the year! Essentials for a teacher...water bottle, sweets and a pen! https://t.co/KXPFL6z1y6

27/08/21

It's the final day of our Year 6 Summer School and we are so proud of our children! They have revised figuarative language, written short stories, added/subtracted fractions and also revised stratiegies for calculating using the 4 operations! Well done!

24/08/21

Day 2 of Year 6 Summer School starts today with some reading and extracting answers from the text. https://t.co/FLEHybQXfi

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Online Learning

Learning from Home During Academy Closures

January 2021

As per the Government announcement, we will be teaching online from Tuesday 5th January 2021.

We will be using Teams as a platform to deliver Live Lessons and setting assignments online.

Please click here to see 'Our Remote Learning Offer'

Here is our online timetable for our online learning offer:

Key Stage 1 & 2

8.45-9.00

Morning Registration

9.00- 10.00

Maths

10.00- 10.15

Break

10.15-11.15

Reading / RWI

11.15-11.30

Break

11.30-12.30

Writing

12.30-1.20

Lunch Break

1.20-1.30

Afternoon Registration

1.30-2.000

Lesson 4 (introduced set as PPT)

2.00-2.15

Break

2.15-3.15

Independent learning

3.15-3.30

Whole class story

(Times may vary depending on Key Stage)

EYFS

Time

Session

8.45-9.00

Morning Registration

9.00-9.40

Phonics

9.40-10.00

Break time

10.00-10.30

Maths

10.30-11.00

Break time

11.00-11.30

Literacy

11.30:11.45

Break time

12.00-1.00

Lunch

1.00-1.05

Afternoon Registration

1.05-1.30

Physical development

1.30-2.30

Dip and Do activity

2.00-2.30

Intervention time

2.45-3.00

Story time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Launch of the Oak National Academy
online classroom and resource hub

The sector-led Oak National Academy has today launched its online classroom and resource hub. The Academy offers 180 video lessons each week for schools to use, across a broad range of subjects. The lessons cover children in Reception through to Year 10 and are free to use by both teachers and young people.

The Oak National Academy can be accessed here:

 

Free Resources - Croydon Libraries

Croydon Libraries have lots of free resources available through our digital virtual library.

You can instantly access 1000's of eBooks, eAudio, digital magazines, newspapers and comics, plus other online resources here: https://bit.ly/CroydonDigiLib

For Harry Potter fans, they have #HarryPotteratHome until 30th April. Just visit: https://bit.ly/CroydonHPatHome 

They also have online reference tools such as Britannica and Ziptales (which includes lots of interactive stories, games and quizzes to make reading fun for children!) Please see our 24/7 online services at: https://bit.ly/Croydonlibs247

All that's needed is a Croydon Library card. Anyone who hasn't got a card can join instantly via the library catalogue – please go to: https://bit.ly/JoinCroydonLibraries

 

Launch of BBC Bitesize

The BBC has today launched an education package across TV and online, featuring celebrities and teachers, helping to keep children learning at home and supporting parents.

BBC Bitesize can be accessed here:

 

Useful links for resources:

PE with Joe Wicks - daily PE LIVE lesson at 9am everyday - click on the picture below

PE with Joe Wicks

Daily RWI Phonics lessons for children

We are excited to announce that from Monday 23rd March we are scheduling Read Write Inc. Phonics lessons on Facebook and YouTube for children to watch at home.
 
We will release three short Speed Sound lessons with one of our trainers every day for the next two weeks. The films will only be available at the times below:

  • Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am and again at 12.30 pm
  • Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am and again at 1.00 pm
  • Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am and again at 1.30 pm

RWI

Listening to stories online

Click in the links below to listen to the stories being read:

Year 1: Mrs Armitage on Wheels
  

Year 2: Not Now, Bernard

Year 3: The Battle of Bubble and Squeak
Chapter 1 
Chapter 2 
Chapter 3

Year 4: Wolf Brother
 

Year 5: Varjak Paw

Year 6: Fireweed
Chapter 1
​Chapter 2
​Chapter 3