Our 2 favourite things: Maths meets Vocabulary

What a great maths session we’ve just had! While the nation feels like it is on the brink, Year 2 at Haytor View have got fully stuck in to exploring which of their mathematical models are most efficient in supporting their thinking around 2 digit addition. They...

The Circus came to town!

What a truly amazing experience we all had today! Johnny and Lucas came to the school to run circus skills workshops with all the classes and, at the end of the day, put on a performance for the whole school. I have never, ever seen so much enthusiasm, excitement and...

What a lovely sight.

Stay and Play  Our Tuesdays and Thursdays, we hope children and parents can join our Stay and Play sessions. These sessions are designed to give parents and children some quality time together, whilst also giving time for us adults to get to know each other and chat...

Life Education Bus Visit

On Wednesday, the children in KS1 had the opportunity to visit the Life Education Bus. Inside the bus, Helen led the children through different activities (with a little help from Harold the Giraffe!) all about staying healthy and happy. In Year 1 the children...

What a great way to finish our half term!

Today was pretty special. At the end of each week, we come together and reflect on our week together and choose someone to take the ‘Star Learner’ trophy home for a weekend. As it is the end of term, we had a ‘Star Learner for the term’...

Summarising our Bug Club reading books.

The final element when we have read a book is to summarise it. We used our creative project time today to give the children a bit of extra time to explore different ways to summarise their books. What they came up with was amazing! The children drew on much of the...