Stars of the Week – 30th January 2015


James for trying hard in phonics and his big write.

Isabella for working hard in phonics.


Class 1

Emma for impressing her teacher during a time telling lesson this week.

Harvey R for improving his mental maths skills in maths magic.

Ruby & Korey for working wonderfully together when building the Tower of London.


Class 2

Denn – Fantastic mental maths skills this week.  Denn continues to move up the times tables ladder.

Ashlene – super fractions work in maths this week – Ashlene is working really well on finding fractions of amounts.

Hannah – Well done for your work in science this week.

Jon – Super approach to maths this week.  Jon grasped division using a numberline and set his work out well.


Class 3

Chloe O for her enthusiasm in learning across the curriculum.

Lily for her continued commitment to raising her standards in maths.

Ruby for fabulous effort in maths this week.  Ruby is becoming more confident when ordering fractions with different denominators.

Spencer for super effort in literacy this week converting direct to reported speech.

Stars of the week – 23rd January 2015


 Isaac for trying really hard in his reading and throwing and catching outside.

Joshua for super work in PE.


Class 1

Jack – for very impressive mental maths and a HUGE improvement in his written work.

Alex – for two really good pieces of writing about the Great Fire of London. Keep it up, Alex.

Korey – for trying really hard in handwriting and using his best handwriting in all of his work.

Emma – for a big improvement in her Big Write this week.


Class 2

Poppy – Super mental maths skills this week – generally trying really hard in maths.  Well done.

Olivia – Great problem solving in maths this week

Amy – Excellent Spelling and Grammar work this week – a wonderful attitude to learning.

Thomas S – For super improvement and growth in your confidence with maths.  Your work is of a high standard.


Class 3

Victoria for her fantastic attitude to learning! Victoria shows enthusiasm and commitment to learning- always wanting to know what she needs to do to improve.

Jessica for super work in maths this week, identifying and measuring angles in shapes.

Chloe F for excellent insight when using and applying maths.

Tyler for making a sustained effort with his handwriting and getting a pen license

Stars of the Week – 16th January 2015


Joshua– trying hard in phonics to recognise his letter sounds.

Matilda– always trying hard.


Class 1

Lucy – for some excellent writing about The Great Fire of London

Lacey – for reading with lots of expression during guided reading

Ellauise – for some beautiful writing about The Great Fire of London

Harvey R – for excellent progress with his times tables.


Class 2

Tommy L  – super subtraction work in maths this week.

Leo – super work in Big Maths this week – well done.

Gemma – Well done Gemma – you are working well in all areas of learning.

Daniel W – Well done for moving up the times table ladder – you are working well.


Class 3

Emily for achieving full marks in her maths test as well as making fabulous contributions in class.

Isabelle for super reading skills and comprehension work in guided reading in addition to a focused attitude in all of her work.

Joseph for a great week! Super progress in all areas – becoming more involved in group discussions.

Paige for fabulous progress in maths when multiplying decimals. Super attitude to learning1

9th January 2015 – Stars of the Week


Isaac and Tristantrying really hard in PE with Jack.


 Class 1

Aden for trying really hard with his reading at home and at school.

Regan for using impressive strategies to add in his head.

Olena for being a good role model for the class.

Jacob Be for really impressive work during fractions, including teaching his friends how to find a 1/3 of an amount.


Class 2

Millie for producing some super sentences in literacy this week.

Harry for superb effort in maths this week – keep it up!

Tommy for impressive division work this week Tommy – well done.

Logan for doing well with his multi-link maths investigation


Class 3

David for a great contribution to class discussions this week.

Maddison for super enthusiasm and speed to embrace new concepts in maths.

Rosa for great problem solving skills in maths this week within the topic of shape.

Tiffany for excellent contribution to group discussion in guided reading this week.

Stars of the Week – 24th October 2014


Isaacfor trying hard with his flag design and using a ruler.

Libby- for trying hard with her reading and phonics. Keep it up.

Class 1

Tia-Rae for a much improved attitude to learning and independent work.

Charlie for brilliant responses to the Paddington video during carpet time.

Max for excellent time-telling!

Summer for being so enthusiastic about her learning.

Class 2

Ashlene- for great work in poetry this week

Holly – for a good attitude to learning

Ruby- for great work in poetry this week

Thomas S- for trying hard in maths this week: times tables

Class 3

Rennah – for fabulous reading using lots of expression.

Jamie- focused on meeting the learning objective in RE showing good comprehension skills.

Bradley- for a huge improvement in his written and oral work in RE.

Tiffany- for a marked improvement in spelling of high frequency and key words in RE.

Stars of the Week – 17th October 2014


Henry- using the computer to research about lighthouses.

Tristanfor trying really hard to build his den.

Class 1

Jacob Be – excellent Big Write and effort in every lesson

Ellauise – for reading so well at home

Regan – for remembering the Golden Rules of subtraction

Lucy – for excellent contributions to drama activities

Class 2

Beck- an imaginative calligram about trees in literacy

Poppy- for trying hard with fractions this week in maths

Denn – for super improvement with swimming each week. Fantastic to see your increased confidence.

Gemma – for a fantastic effort in using Reading Eggspress in her own time.

Class 3

Isabelle – super code breaking skills this week when decoding a message in Anglo Saxon Runes.

Aimee – for fabulous instruction writing for our Anglo Saxon braiding.

Tiffany – for great work in literacy – commenting on the author’s use of language in the text Jungle Book.

Bradley – for super work in guided reading this week showing great understanding of the narrator’s viewpoint.

Stars of the Week – 10th October 2014


Scarlett for being creative with the playdough.

Joshua for becoming more confident.

Class 1

Jack for much improved effort and behaviour in school.

Olena for sharing her mnemonic and helping her entire phonics group to change words in to the past tense –thank you!

Summer for being really enthusiastic in all of her lessons.

Emma for super concentration when sculpting a clay Paddington Bear.

Class 2

Daniel (W) for great halving work in maths this week.

Jon for thoughtful responses during questioning in R.E.

Thomas (L) for super enthusiasm in all aspects of learning.

Thomas (R) for super poetry work; specifically the use of metaphors.

Class 3

Tyler  for his wonderful enthusiasm in reading, writing and maths.

David  for super effort in maths and completing all tasks on time.

James for fabulous progress every week with learn-its homework. Well done!

Libby  for a super piece of descriptive writing titled the ‘Lighthouse’.

Stars of the Week – 3rd October 2014


Grace- fantastic efforts in phonics.

April –for trying hard with her reading in school.


Class 1

Ashton for excellent effort in lessons and being a really kind and helpful friend to other class members

Lacey for thinking about school work at home and writing an excellent Big Write recount of a teddy bear’s picnic.

Keira for absolutely fabulous work on fractions.

Charlie for fantastic effort all week and much improved writing.


Class 2

Olivia- for a great information page in literacy on how Britain has changed over the years

Daniel (K)- for a huge improvement in his handwriting. Keep up the super work Daniel for a pen license.

Amy (R) – for a super Big Write piece of work.  You met all of the key objectives – well done.

Millie (W)– for a huge improvement in your approach to learning. You are trying hard in all areas of learning.


Class 3

Emily- for a fantastic effort in using Reading Eggspress in her own time. Reading a total of 107 books and answering 1456 questions.

Jamie – for being helpful within lessons and completing work within the set time.

Victoria – for a super piece of writing titled ‘Adrift’ – fabulous descriptive vocabulary.

Spencer- for supporting other children’s learning in Science –  a great team player.

Stars of the Week – 26th September 2014


Libby- for her efforts in PE.

Matilda- for trying hard In phonics.


Class 1

Regan for a huge improvement in effort and behaviour in class.

Lucy  for lots of hard work and effort in herMaths work.

Jacob (Be) for excellent imaginative writing in his Big Write this week.

Harvey M for some fantastic writing about Paddington Bear that he did at home.


Class 2

Harry for producing super artwork, whilst studying Harvest Festival in R.E.

Isabelle – excellent effort in maths; specifically is trying hard with the 4 operations.

Freya – mature and hardworking in all areas of leaning – well done Freya.

Lauren for producing super artwork, whilst studying Harvest Festival in R.E.


Class 3

Rennah for her excellent description of ‘if I was an animal I would be…’

Joshua for his imaginative sentences using subordinating conjunctions to add extra information.

Harry for super effort in maths finding the value of missing angles in triangles.

Ruby for finding and using great synonyms in creative writing this week.

Stars of the Week – 19th September 2014


Lillie – trying hard with her reading and writing. Lillie has now moved onto level 1 reading books.

Zara – for being kind and caring with her class friends. Having good manners and being helpful.


Class 1

Ashton – for an excellent effort and huge improvement on his Big Write!

Jaden  – for a very thoughtful and realistic postcard from Paddington Bear in Big Write.

Millie (We) – for really careful work on her own tricky subtraction sums!

Alex – huge improvement and lots of concentration in maths work.


Class 2

Wilson – for super maths work this week – keep it up.

Isaac – for always coming into school ready to learn.  A great attitude to learning.

Hannah – for always coming into school ready to learn.  A great attitude to learning.

Gemma – super work this week in literacy creating interview questions.


Class 3

Chloe O – for fabulous work on the circulatory system in science.

Chloe F – for super work programming using coordinates in Scratch.

Bradley – for super work in literacy creating noun phrases.

Rosa – for using ISPACE to vary sentence starters in topic this week.