Learning to manage the changes that life inevitably brings.

 The children in Years 1 and 2 have been working together to think about ‘Changes’ and the feelings that change can bring.     We are all getting ready for our move up through the school and value being able to share and explore the feelings that changes...

Crazy Hair Day 2019!

Thank you to all the effort put in by both children and parents to make our Crazy Hair theme for non-school uniform great. We loved seeing all of the different styles and colours that made us all smile and gave the children lots to talk about. We promise we...

You can do anything you set your mind to…

After our success with coming first in the Sustrans ‘Leg it to Lapland’ competition, we have had the pleasure and privilege of welcoming multiple Guinness World Recorder holder and bike stunt professional Andrei Burton to Haytor View this afternoon. Andrei...

Author in the Making.

Freya has taken a bold spot of our proud wall after sharing her amazing book in our Thursday assembly. In Year 1 we have loved reading “The Book with No Pictures” where the reader has to say EVERYTHING that is written inside of the book, even if it is...

Magnificent Mathematicians in Year 1!

In Year 1, we have been developing are skills in multiplicaction by using concrete models to support us (Numicon, Big Base, bead strings and cubes) and have now moved on to exploring arrays.During our maths learning this afternoon a couple of the Year 2s popped in....

How to support your child with phonics.

Phonics has been a hot topic over the past couple of months with the upcoming Phonics Screening. This has come with some misconceptions! You do not have to spend hours or days solidly doing phonics with your child. This is likely to be overwhelming for both you and...