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Online Safety Update – March 2017

Childnet has a lot of free advice for parents and carers regarding online safety. The downloadable leaflet below give parents and carers advice about how to talk about the important issues such as:

CONDUCT –¬†Helping children understand the impact that their online activity has on themselves and others.

CONTENT – As parents, carers and teachers, it is our responsibility to ensure that children are accessing appropriate things online. As we know, many websites, games, YouTube videos etc may not be entirely appropriate for children to it really pays to be aware.

CONTACT – Who are your children contacting online? Are they friends or complete strangers?

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DO YOU KNOW HOW TO SET UP PARENTAL CONTROLS ON YOUR DEVICES? This is an essential way of ensuring that your children are using websites that are age appropriate.

www.saferinternet.org.uk has some handy tips on how you can do this. Just click on the link below:

PARENTAL CONTROLS

CRAZY ABOUT READING!

This week we had a brilliant reading morning and all the children in Class 5 were encouraged to bring in a selection of their favourite books to share with everyone. We had a great time talking about the books, looking at the front covers and writing book recommendations. Many of us were inspired to read… Continue Reading

Year 5 and 6 online homework activities

Please see below some homework activities to keep your children’s brains active over the Christmas holidays. WRITING: We love to showcase our writing in Class 5, so if you feel like doing some creative writing, click on the Pobble 365 link below for 365 AMAZING pictures to inspire your imagination ūüôā¬† http://www.pobble365.com   I have… Continue Reading

A New Adventure…

Dear Parents, Guardians or Carers, Firstly, let me take this opportunity to introduce myself. I am Mr Clarke and I shall be taking over from the outgoing Miss Murton in Class 4 from the 21st November 2016. I am truly excited, to be joining such a magnificent school and I cannot wait to get started… Continue Reading

The Queen’s 90th Birthday BAKE OFF…

A HUGE well done and THANK YOU to all our young bakers today! To celebrate the Queen’s Birthday we held a BAKE OFF competition at school – we were COMPLETELY AMAZED by all the wonderful cakes that the children had baked. Big thanks to Mrs Elliott and Mrs Clayton ( and a few others for… Continue Reading

Food! Glorious Food!

We all had a fantastic time making soda bread! ¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†   We… Continue Reading

Listen to our work!

In English this week we have been busy writing creative responses to a short animated film by Aidan Gibbons. We have worked really hard to develop our empathy and vocabulary. See what you think – we hope you enjoy them. Listen to our audios by clicking the play button. A link to the film we… Continue Reading