Sports Day!

Sports Day!

On the 2nd and 3rd of July 2018, White Meadows proudly completed the activities we had on sports day. This year we had it in our classes as for last year we had it in our house teams (yellow, blue, green, red,). Unfortunately, this year it was scorching which lead us sweating, however everyone still enjoyed it! Later on, we found out the scores from the day it was…                      Slindon                     …

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Year 4 and Year 5 Beach Trip

Year 4 and Year 5 Beach Trip

On Thursday 28th June, the year 4 and year 5 children from White Meadows Primary Academy went on a trip to the beach. Whilst they were at the beach they played and experienced new exciting things. Year 5 were acting out a scene of Beowolf and Year 4 were re-enacting a Roman battle – using their handmade shields and weapons. Whilst they were down on the beach, they played in the ocean and splashed about. Some people got soaked, which was very funny and enjoyable. Once they had finished playing…

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Be a Hero !

Be a Hero !

Our world is heading towards a big catastrophe because we do not recycle and we litter! We can make a huge difference by doing little deeds, such as cleaning up litter, recycling objects and reusing objects. If you are at a place, and you have something to eat, make sure you do not throw it in the bin if it can be recycled. In the future, our world will be a dust bin because we don’t care for our planet. “I want to save the world by encouraging other people…

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In the Forest!

In the Forest!

Forest School This term children at White Meadows  went on a trip to the Forest School. We had many amazing activities such as climbing trees, building shelters and fire lighting. Most children were competing all week to see who could make the best shelter, however we still haven’t found out the winner. Climbing trees was also a fun activity because we had a look for who could climb the highest.   “My favourite part of the day was building shelters. In my opinion I think mine was the best!  I…

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Double Double Toil and Trouble!

Double Double Toil and Trouble!

Scenes from Macbeth! Macbeth On the 29th of March 2018, Year 5 went to the Windmill Theatre to perform wonderful scenes from Macbeth. Although we had a little time to practise we were still brave and performed beautifully. Some children were chosen to learn parts throughout 2 weeks. Also we had a lovely break at the beach and the sun was out until midday when it started raining! “My favourite part of the day was the practise because there were not many people. The best part of the play in…

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Quackers in Reception

Quackers in Reception

This week at White Meadows new additions to Holly Class have been causing a bit of a flap. Ducklings have hatched and this week were taking their first paddle in the water. Already celebrities, the ducklings made an appearance on Radio 4 on Sunday morning. Their quacks were listened to across the land. The Easter holiday will see the ducks finding a new home. They will be missed by all the children.

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White Meadows Needs You!

White Meadows Needs You!

At White Meadows children and teachers are working hard with parents to improve school attendance. The school council has put forward ideas for rewards to encourage better attendance and punctuality. This is what Adam , a Year 5 council member,  had to say about school attendance, ” We will be putting up posters to encourage children to come every day so that they can learn.” Liam another councilor added, ” I think this is good because we will get a better education if we are at school every day that…

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World Book Day 2018

World Book Day 2018

On March the 9th was World book day, which was fan   tastic. All the children, swapped classes to create projects about the one and only ALICE IN WONDERLAND!!!  We got into groups and planned our stories. In the afternoon, we voted for the best costume and the winner was….. Jayden!!! He received a wonderful certificate. “My favourite part was making a story and dressing up. Also I liked reading my book, ” said Frank  All the children enjoyed the day and will remember it forever!    

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Year 5 Visit to TLA (part 2 )

Year 5 Visit to TLA (part 2 )

Back to war! The following week we returned to TLA for a Literacy morning. Year 5, our wonderful year, went to TLA to travel back in time. Our activities were mind blowing. They included:  drama skills, artistic skills, English skills and freeze frame skills. At first, we had to make our name posters so that Miss Tingle and Miss Morally remembered our names. (For snacks we had biscuits, fruit with juice and water).     “My favourite part was when we had to make a war image with play dough,”…

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