Year 6 are crucial crewing.

Today, Year 6 went to Rochdale football club to take part in this years crucial crew event. The event aims to provide the children with the skills and knowledge they may need to keep themselves safe as they prepare for secondary school. The children looked at a range of issues Read more…

Wellbeing & Mindfulness

This term we have all been practising methods to increase our self awareness and self confidence through breathing and movement,  yoga techniques, peer massage and relaxation. Emotionally unwinding allows us to stay healthy and alert.  

Year 6 Puberty Talk

This afternoon, Year 6 had a visit from the school nurse who came to talk to them about puberty. This can be a very embarrassing subject for some children and although there were lots of giggles, the children did ask some very good questions and listened carefully. The children have Read more…

Sign Language

Class 4 had two special visitors this week. Mrs Hatton and her granddaughter came in to teach us SSE sign language (Sign Supported English). Mrs Hatton uses Sign Language to communicate and has taught sign language for many years. Mrs Hatton taught us to finger spell and also various signs including Read more…

Mindfulness-Yoga & Relaxation

In school this week we have been looking at different ways to relax using calming techniques to help focus and calm our minds. Yoga enhances flexibility, strength coordination and body awareness. In addition concentration and relaxation improves. Meditation-relaxation can help children develop a mindful approach to life and meet everyday Read more…

Healthy Teeth in Reception

Reception have begun heir daily teeth brushing today. They know that they need fluoride from the toothpaste to help their teeth grow and remain strong and healthy. Afterwards the children nearly cracked the camera with their shiny white teeth!

Christingle 2018

On Wednesday evening this week our pupils shined at the annual Christingle service at St George’s church. The service, led by Rev. Banks was exceptionally well attended and our pupils, who led parts of the service in song and prayer were amazing. Well done to everyone who took part!  

Remembrance Sunday 2018

On Sunday, our head boy, head girl and deputy head girl represented our school at the Heywood remembrance service. It was an honour to lay a wreath and pay respect to all who sacrificed themselves in the two world wars and later conflicts.

Year 6 Are Crucial Crewing

Today, Year 6 went to Rochdale Football Club to take part in this years crucial crew event. The children took part in a range of activities around the themes of online safety, healthy eating, first aid and vandalism and anti social behaviour. What did you learn about that you didn’t Read more…

Class Charter Year 2

18:9:18 Class Two children have created a Class Charter Can you see which point relates to each picture? Year Two Class Charter In our class we all look after each other. In our class we are all good friends. In our class we like to be helpful and polite. We Read more…

On the Lake

This morning our Year 6 pupils have been out on the lake at Robinwood. First they mastered the paddle to control their canoes before designing building and testing their rafts on the water. it was a wet start to the day but a very enjoyable end to a fantastic weekend. Read more…

Competition winner

Huge congratulations to Amelia Platt who had a surpsise visit this morning from the Link4Life team and NHS representatives. Amelia beat over 400 other entries to design a birthday card for the NHS. Well done Amelia!