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20/06/21

To the people who fill the role, we appreciate you. Happy Father’s Day to you! With love from https://t.co/jDHDtKhZVT

11/06/21

For , One of our year 6 students took pride in his collection by Scott Cawthon. Needless to say, he can’t wait for the 9th edition (which he’s preordered!) https://t.co/Icgc2qWziW

11/06/21

All set up for Monday....the new small world in Reception is based on the Gruffalo and ready for the children! https://t.co/BGa6IaOC3p

11/06/21

Retweetd From TeacherToolkit.co.uk

Stress destroys neurons in the brain 🧠 Keep stress to a minimum if you want to remember better...

10/06/21

Have now! Thank you so much for the mention. Looks exciting!

06/06/21

Retweetd From Department for Education

As we head into the final few weeks of term, make sure you’re prepared for Thank a Teacher Day on 23 June! To get your school involved, enter one of the competitions or send a free thank you card to someone who deserves it https://t.co/akNtb2kVCk 🎉 https://t.co/zjIpUAC7I9

02/06/21

We have so many Times Table Rockstars - but check our one of our Year 3 experts! https://t.co/4licnNekT5

25/05/21

Safety is priority! Welcoming the into school yesterday, our Y5 and Y6 children enjoyed discussing the importance of safety while on the street! Thank you PC Emma and PC Martin for your time! https://t.co/TED2WssQM2

25/05/21

Retweetd From Croydon Youth Engagement Team

Yesterday we visited . Photo featuring PC Martin chatting about personal safety! Thank you for having us, the students were great😁 https://t.co/7byBEwvFDF

24/05/21

Bringing learning to life, Miss Hasan brought some friendly folks to help with her RWI session: an experience that the children will remember for many years to come! The less shell-tered the learning, the better! https://t.co/YnuLDhRoKJ

23/05/21

It’s a wonderful thing when children can reflect on their learning. Currently reading ‘Pig-Heart Boy’ by , our Y6 children created - using - which they reviewed with Miss Arli. Great work Y6 team! https://t.co/fixcS7fZYw

21/05/21

Welcome to Benson's Bug Hotel - Year 2 have been exploring the environment and have created a Bug Hotel for all of the little bugs! https://t.co/7FQZmWt8Z9

15/05/21

It’s all about Brazil in Year 5 this term! As global citizens, we believe it is important to educate the future generation about the world around us, and our children have done us proud once again! Well done Year 5! https://t.co/0xTHMRS4TX

15/05/21

With our theme changing to Family this term, Year 4 have researched the inspirational life of a figure who dedicated his entire life to uniting a once fragmented nation: Nelson Mandela. Great work Y4! https://t.co/2v4poh3lQS

06/05/21

Team Building at HPAB today during our Inset Day....and we have blindfolded drawing and lots of laughter! https://t.co/eBgIW58coh

01/05/21

A massive congratulations to our ‘parent-author’ Jennifer Brooks for publishing your children’s book, ‘Captain Samuel & The Stinky Pirates’. We look forward to reading more of your work in the future! https://t.co/XA01eLVv4Q

01/05/21

Such a great idea, may have to magpie this 💭

01/05/21

As part of our Community Champions programme this month (theme: Wildlife), our Year 2 children have rescued a bumblebee! Well done Year 2! https://t.co/5yFwP2ywUz

26/04/21

This week in , we take a look into the inner workings of brilliant work taking place in Year 4. Alongside the invaluable core learning taking place, the children have learned about various cultures which make up our community. Great work team! https://t.co/T9D0A5PZZA

19/04/21

It’s as though the weather knew they’d be back today! Wonderful day equalled by the wide smiles seen around the school today. Glad to have you all back! https://t.co/KXuEK1rr8E

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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