Haytor View

Community Primary School & Nursery

Learning together ~ enjoying success ~ aiming high ~ celebrating difference ~ enriching community

Haytor View

Community Primary School & Nursery

Learning together ~ enjoying success ~ aiming high ~ celebrating difference ~ enriching community

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Our core offer: Children will collaborate with others in all contexts.

Our core offer: Children will collaborate with others in all contexts.

On Wednesday 29th September, Year 2 were given a writing activity but the WALT was all about working in a team. The activity was presented within an AHB context and focused on Lucy Austaliopithicus, the first known hominid. This single activity drew on multiple areas...

Your children are amazing!

Your children are amazing!

We did a Time to Think, PSHE/Seal activity this morning in preparation for our  assembly. The children were asked to reflect on the question, "What makes me amazing?" We all then shared our thoughts. I think you might be pleased to see what your children were thinking...

In the moment learning opportunities.

In the moment learning opportunities.

Sometimes, something happens which is just to good an opportunity to miss. Following it up means taking risks, abandoning plans and thinking on your feet, but this is always where and when the best learning happens. One of the mums came in today with a butterfly farm...

It is so good to be able to assemble again!

It is so good to be able to assemble again!

We have missed being together! The children in year 1 and year 2 assembled today to think and share ideas around our whole school focus of 'Making ourschool community a better place.' We talked about the word assembly and what it means (Avengers Assemble was a really...

Year 2 Sports day

Year 2 Sports day

Year 2 had their Sports day at home this year. Lots of us did the activities together, just not in the same place. We logged in together and competed for our teams in a range of activities. (I wanted to join in but was uncertain which colour team to join in with so...

How we will get the best out of our bubble closing.

Hello folks. This is such a shame as we were all doing so well, but 'Ah well.' It is what it is and we are who we are, so let's make the best of it. First and foremost and most importantly: I am available for anything anyone wants or needs. Just give me a ring on...

Haytor Rocks!

Haytor Rocks!

We went to Haytor this morning to see if we could see our school. We thought we could but it was very small and very far away! It was great to have so many parents with us to join in and share in their children's learning. It was great to finally be able to get away...

This is how children can think and feel.

This is how children can think and feel.

We had our morning time to think reflection and assembly and I was blown away by the depth and quality of the thoughts and feelings the children were sharing. Here's one of them, just to give you a flavour of how children in this class think and feel about...

Intention+Implementation=Impact

Intention+Implementation=Impact

After the toughest of terms, we are delighted to be seeing the impact of the approaches we have taken with the children in our care starting to become apparent. Our intention, on returning from such a suddenly announced lockdown, was to ensure all the children felt...