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Happy New Year!

  Welcome back to a fresh new term at St Simon and St Jude’s Primary School. This term the children will be learning about Winter changes. They will be thinking about what it might be like to be an Inuit … Continue reading

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Songs Around the Christmas Tree

Congratulations to the children on an amazing Christmas production. The children looked fantastic in their costumes and remembered all the songs and the actions. Lots of Mums, Dads, Grandmas and Grandpas commented on how much they enjoyed watching the show! … Continue reading

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Walk to the post office

Last week the children went for a chilly walk to the post office to post a very special letter they had written for their Mummy and Daddy. We had to buy stamps to put on the envelops and then posted … Continue reading

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The Joly Postman

With Christmas just around the corner, the children have read the story of ‘The Jolly Christmas Postman’ delivering letters for Christmas. As we read the story, we listened carefully for the rhyming words and anticipated what rhyming word we thought … Continue reading

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Next Week…

Next week the children will be reading the story ‘After The Storm’ by Nick Butterworth. This is one of many lovely stories from the ‘Percy the Park Keeper’ series. As part of our learning in Literacy the children will be … Continue reading

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Autumn Walk

  The children went on an Autumn walk this week to have a look at how the environment changes during the seasons and collect leaves to bring back to class. We also went on a hunt to find spinning Jennys … Continue reading

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Hedgehogs

We have been learning all about hedgehogs this week. We have read a story book called ‘The Very Helpful Hedgehog’ and read facts books to find out lots of information. We now know that hedgehogs like to eat worms and … Continue reading

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Bonfire night

This week the children have been discussing bonfire night. We talked about how to be safe around the bonfire, fireworks and sparklers. Some of the children’s suggestions were to stay close to Mummy or Daddy, wear gloves when playing with sparklers … Continue reading

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Book of the week

This week the children have been reading the story ‘Funnybones’, written and illustrated by Janet and Allan Ahlberg. After reading the story we discussed what the skeletons did in the night and remembered about what had happened to the dog … Continue reading

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Book of the week

This week the children have been reading the story of Little Red Hen. We talked how the wheat grew, remembering what we have learnt about Harvest. We also talked about being kind to our friends and working together to get … Continue reading

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