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The importance of valuing others, listening to different viewpoints, taking care of belongings, manners, appreciating the diversity which exists in our community and beyond


The determination to reach the highest standards, every day.


The desire to grow and develop, achieving the best for ourselves and each other.


The knowledge that working with others, asking for help when needed and supporting others to develop are the foundations of growth.


The importance of joy in what we do, discovering our strengths and using them.

Learning at Home

Our home learning page will give you links to help you continue learning if you are at home. You can access these lessons on any device: phone, tablet, laptop or PC. Have fun!


In English, we are learning to write a diary entry based on the text 'Macbeth'. Here are the supporting materials to help you learn about the text. 

Shakespeare in Shorts: Macbeth

An animated version of William Shakespeare's "Macbeth" in a retelling of the classic play set to modern music.This is from the series: Shakespeare in ShortsS...

Shakespeare in Seven Minutes: Macbeth Summary

(Macbeth summary, in 7 minutes)An entertaining and concise summary of William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Subscribe to my channel for follow up videos providing a...


Here are some practice reading comprehensions. Each one should take 5 minutes. Set a timer and have a go - the answers are underneath. 

The Power and Importance of...READING! | Luke Bakic

Why reading is so important in today's society - a 9 year old's perspective Luke is passionate about reading and believes the reduction of readings is causi...


In Maths, children are preparing for the SATs in May. Please encourage your child to complete the Arithmetic papers. 



In Science, we are learning about Light!

Light | The Dr. Binocs Show

Hey Kids, have you ever thought what would we do without lights? Well, Dr. Binocs is here to light up your tickling brain cells. Watch the video so as to kno...


What are the three types of sentences we have been learning about? How are they different? Complete the lessons on simple, compound and complex sentences.


Here are 6 sets of spellings. Practice spelling the words and then ask a family member to test you. Keep a record of your results.


In Computing we are learning how to all about coding. Continue creating your game using purple mash.