Finished the morning by joining last week's Star Award winners on Top Table. Very sociable!
Midway through the morning I came across Year 5 making music in the hall. Very tuneful!
I was invited to see what Reception Class were up to at Forest School this morning. Luckily, I arrived in time for marshmallow toasting - very tasty!
We were treated to a wonderful dance show this afternoon - courtesy of Dancing Feet. The children were great - full of energy and enthusiasm and were 'busting some pretty impressive moves' (Yes - I AM down with the kids). Well done to all the children (and Carol - the dance…
A powerful depiction of the Easter Story for the Kearsley community - the Lenten Tree dressed by pupils from St Stephen's.
Following this morning's assembly in which Reverend Kim retold the Easter Story, some of our children accompanied her to 'dress' the Lenten Tree in the grounds of Kearsley Methodist Church.
At St Stephen's we work hard to enrich the curriculum and make learning come alive for the pupils. Part of that approach involves frequent field trips and today it is the turn of Year 3. We're sending them 'down the pit' at the National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield as part of their topic on the…
Ahead of Key Stage Two SATs (next month) we are offering a little boost to Year 6 pupils in Reading and in Mathematics with our traditional 'Booster Classes'. The biscuits are just a reward (or bribe).
Don't be fooled - it's business as usual at St Stephen's with a busy week ahead.
A magnificent seven guests on Top Table today! Last week's Star Award winners were very good company. Well done!
ANOTHER great Learning Log from this Year 3 pupil (she's featured on the Head Teacher's Blog once already this year). Good research on FOSSILS - very imaginatively displayed. Well Done!
Following an invite from the Mayor of Greater Manchester, a delegation from St Stephen's will be attending the 'Green Summit' event at the Lowry Theatre today to discuss the impact of climate change.An important debate so we've sent eight of our finest ambassadors!