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21/01/22

Inspired by the learning in DT, this year 3 pupil decided to go full steam ahead and design a phone case and make it all before we completed this at school! We now have an expert in the room! Amazing! https://t.co/ATQM4lBNxo

13/01/22

A special gift arrived today from a very talented author that will hopefully be joining us in Reception Sept 2022. After a visit to one of our open days, parents decided that HPAB was the place for their little girl and gifted us her first published book! Thank you! https://t.co/GX7lVGrzHA

17/12/21

Wishing all of our families 'Happy Holidays'. We hope you have a restful holiday and look forward to seeing you in the new year! https://t.co/PzjY8k6BUW

16/12/21

We are so grateful to the parents from Caterham School that have donated lots of presents for our families to enjoy this Christmas. Thank you so much for your time and generosity! https://t.co/STo7JRz1Bl

14/12/21

A fantastic 'Dip & Do' homework today with a clay made volcano! Well done! https://t.co/pncdMiSPNH

14/12/21

After reading 'A model bird' from the scheme. Our Year 2 pupil decided to get creative and make his own model of a bird! We are very proud of you! https://t.co/mjGEgGNAk4

10/12/21

It's that time of the year when Elfridges comes to . We are certainly getting into the spirit of Christmas. Our children are loving the fact that they can buy a gift for those at home. Thank you to our amazing PTA! https://t.co/YCWDiMyRJv

09/12/21

Spreading the Christmas joy. We have made cards for the Shirley Neighbourhood Care Scheme...spreading the festive spirit and making others smile! https://t.co/fyO7rs1XZv

02/12/21

We are so excited about our Little Book Hut with lots of amazing books for our children. Thank you to we absolutely love it! https://t.co/DWwAZgKgIL

02/12/21

Fantastic efforts from one our our Year 2 pupils that decided to follow the recipe from his Read Write Inc phonics book. It looks yummy! https://t.co/4ZFFqt51m7

30/11/21

Some fantastic cross academy collaboration today. We are moderating writing today with keeping standards of writing high within our academies. https://t.co/HJDeHxXWDg

30/11/21

As part of our theme of inclusion and diversity this half term. We are learning another song with sign language. A beautiful song by and thanks to we can use sign language along with our singing! https://t.co/zv4WXnchFC

26/11/21

What an amazing 'dip & do' homework! A maths board game created to improve maths skills. Year 3 have loved playing this! Well done! https://t.co/V54WuLhmGp

26/11/21

Very proud to announce that we were the 3rd highest scoring school in a ntional competition! Well done ! https://t.co/Vk2VsBQugC

26/11/21

We love when we hear that our pupils have found a book that they just can't put down! Thank you you have inspired this reader! https://t.co/HrnJMdBNzI

22/11/21

Retweetd From High Sheriff of West Glamorgan

Today I learnt about when I visited A wonderful example courtesy of 🎵 So much joy 😊 xx https://t.co/CjWOhpmMxT

22/11/21

Retweetd From Singing Hands MBE

Wow! What amazing singers (and signers!) Well done 🙌❤️🎉🤩 https://t.co/pU0r15Z82J

19/11/21

Goodnight Mister Tom by has been by loved by many generations. Our children just can't put it down and even read at the lunch table! https://t.co/DJ4syEGiy8

19/11/21

It's pyjama day today! We are raising money for Children In Need, a charity that we love to support. As you can see our children are showing their love for the charity and having a PJ day too! https://t.co/Jyc4HK6Z9I

18/11/21

Thank you to because you continue to help us learn sign language to our songs in assembly! https://t.co/IlE6U623U4

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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