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13/09/19

Ronald Dahl Day! Children using their imagination along with dance moves to bring the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to life https://t.co/hfa9BANLX4

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13/09/19

We love our new bigger EYFS garden and the staff in reception have worked very hard making new learning areas for the children. Watch this space! https://t.co/SykdAeNJL3

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10/09/19

Pixie class exploring the new outside equipment in the nursery garden https://t.co/DimbSIrjgZ

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10/09/19

Year 1s working hard on decoding and comprehension skills fantastically with their accelerated reader leaders. https://t.co/KVZs5xsi7x

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09/09/19

Cooks Spinney children working hard today in the newly refurbished Art and and Science classrooms https://t.co/FQqj7lLctZ

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05/09/19

Cooks Spinney Primary Academy & Nursery Retweeted
Burnt Mill Academy

Our open evening is this Thursday. We look forward to welcoming all of our prospective students and families. https://t.co/QsscmGZPB7 https://t.co/0HqcCwzQkx

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02/09/19

Cooks Spinney Primary Academy & Nursery Retweeted
BMAT

Children at risk of being permanently excluded from school are being offered a lifeline. BMAT is working closely with to fill the gap in the provision of alternative education. https://t.co/MckLjg0Atn https://t.co/VyvwtCcdje

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19/07/19

Cooks Spinney Primary Academy & Nursery Retweeted
Burnt Mill Academy

Secondary school students have received praise for their work to enrich the experiences of their primary peers. Students from Burnt Mill Academy have been working closely with fellow school https://t.co/QR1QNYeIqv https://t.co/wt6XnLF3fx

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16/07/19

Year 1 students took part in a multi-skills event last week at Burnt Mill Academy. All students were excellent and we came away with a 2nd placed medal. https://t.co/P6KiLmFSdx

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16/07/19

Caterpillars, beans and sunflowers are helping nursery children to understand growth. Pupils in the Nursery at Cooks Spinney have been growing plants and vegetables in the garden and watching caterpillars develop into butterflies in the classroom. https://t.co/aVJW2VhLGv https://t.co/uxkurQKDjK

16/07/19

Usual time - 3.10pm for Reception and KS1. 3.15pm for KS2

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16/07/19

What a wonderful group of young people. We wish our year 6 well for their transition to secondary school. https://t.co/87WHY4k6jp

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16/07/19

Year 6 Leavers’ assembly https://t.co/aXsIIN1p4v

16/07/19

Cooks Spinney Primary Academy & Nursery Retweeted
Sandringham School

Some of our Reception children visited today to explore their forest. Thank-you so much for providing the opportunity and welcoming our children. We hope we can arrange more visits next year.

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15/07/19

Another super book donation from a generous parent. Thank you https://t.co/GCFf2VOypU

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15/07/19

Last but not least the final year 6 awards were handed out. Well done to all for your efforts and achievements through the year https://t.co/eCuAZyY9Lc

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15/07/19

Year 6 achievement awards were next, celebrating the academic and sporting achievements throughout the year https://t.co/5yYPUvpaTF

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15/07/19

Attendance awards followed with one child actually achieving 4 consecutive years with 100% attendance https://t.co/0cejDNneiM

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15/07/19

Sporting awards recognising achievements in a variety of team sports ranging from Judo to Tag Rugby https://t.co/PpvH3sKeXi

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Year 6 - Eagles and Wolves

Autumn 2019

Welcome back! We hope you had a lovely summer. We are looking forward to working with your children in their final year. This page is designed to provide you with the information needed to make the year as successful as possible.

This half term our History focus is The Normans. The children will also be learning computing skills. After the half term break, we will have an R.E focus on St Paul and the Apostles. More information will follow closer to the time.

P.E.

Year 6 P.E. days this year will be:

Wolves: Mondays and Wednesdays

Eagles: Mondays and Wednesdays.

Your child must have their P.E. kit on these days. Failure to have it is likely to result in them not being able to participate in the lesson. In addition, children will not be able to participate if they do not have the correct P.E. kit. Please see the school website for more information on the P.E. kit requirements. If your child has their ears pierced, they will be required to either take out the earrings or cover them with tape for the lesson. Please remember Cooks Spinney only allows small stud earrings in school.

Swimming will start this term on Thursdays. As soon as we are aware of the starting date we will inform you.

Homework and Spellings

Homework will be given out on Fridays and will be due in the following Friday. This can be found on Mathletics. Please remember that there will be a homework club Friday after school for children that have no internet access at home. Please sign up for this at the office.  Spellings must not only be practised, but also written into full sentences. If your child does not know the meaning of the word and is unable to find a definition, please make sure they speak to a member of the Year 6 team.

Reading

Reading is an integral part of Year 6.This year we are having a big push to promote a love of reading across the school. It is very important that you ensure your children are reading on a daily basis, and, where possible, ask them questions about what they have read to support their comprehension.

If you have any questions or concerns at any point throughout the year, please speak to either your child’s class teacher or another member of the Year 6 Team.

We wish them all the best in their final year at Cooks Spinney.

Yours faithfully,

Mrs Dackombe, Miss Farrell, Mrs Povey.

 

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