Reading 05 06 2020

The brilliant Dan Freedman is the National Literacy Trust’s Author of the Week for the seven days ahead. Watch the video of him doing a reading of The Kick Off, from the Jamie Johnson series. https://t.co/fDeDZG6OER  

SMVSC Challenge 01 06 2020

SMVSC Challenge – Monday 1st June 2020 Can you create a masterpiece which shows your identity as an individual? What makes you different from everybody else? What is it that makes you yourself? This masterpiece  could be in the form of; a poem, rap, song,  drawn picture, a collage; collection Read more…

Reading 01 06 2020

9am – New 10 Minute Challenge with Piers Torday on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Cressida Cowell will be on live radio show Radioblogging 10am – Listen to Chapter Eight: ‘The Potions Master’ from Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, read by Alia Bhatt and Alec Baldwin on the Wizarding World website. 10.30am – Litfilm Fest daily writing videos on Youtube Read more…

Reading 22 05 2020

The Hay Festival Schools Programme is running all this week on their website. Today’s events – available from 8am – includes sessions with Liz Pichon (Tom Gates), Bali Rai (Now or Never), Laura Bates (The Burning) and Michelle Paver (Viper’s Daughter)  9am – 10 Minute Challenge with Philip Caveney on the Authorfy website + New #DrawingWithSarah (McIntyre) Read more…

Reading – 21 05 2020

The Hay Festival Schools Programme is running all this week on their website. Today’s events – available from 8am – includes sessions with Christopher Edge (The Longest Night of Charlie Noon), Eloise Williams (Wilde), Laura Coryton (Speak Up) and Dean Atta (The Black Flamingo) 9am – 10 Minute Challenge with Matt Goodfellow (Be the Change) on the Read more…

Reading 20 05 2020

The Hay Festival Schools Programme is running all this week on their website. Today’s events – available from 8am – include sessions with Chae Strathie (So You Think You’ve Got it Bad? Ancient Rome), Pamela Butchart (Icarus Was Ridiculous), Lucy Worsley (The Austen Girls) and Jon Chase (A Science Rapper’s Guide to the Read more…

Reading 19 05 2020

The Hay Festival Schools Programme is running all this week on their website. Today’s events – available from 8am – include sessions with Konnie Huq (Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World), Emma Carroll (The Somerset Tsunami), Sue Cheung (Chinglish) and Karl Nova (Rhythm and Poetry)  9am – Authorfy 10 Minute Challenge Read more…

Reading 18 05 2020

9am – New 10 Minute Challenge with Matt Robertson (Do You Love Bugs?) on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be with Robert Macfarlane on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities. 10am – Stephen Fry is reading chapter four of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone on the Wizarding World Website 10.30am – Litfilm Fest daily writing videos Read more…

Reading 15/05/2020

Reading 15/05/2020 9am – 10 Minute Challenge with Joanna Nadin on the Authorfy website + New #DrawingWithSarah (McIntyre) video on Youtube 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be hosting David Almond on live radio show Radioblogging 10am – Ed Vere is releasing a how-to-draw video on his website + Eve Coy is reading her picturebook, The Huffalots, on the Seven Stories Facebook page + Football School Friday Read more…

Computing Challenge – 15 05 2020

Computing Challenge – Friday Those of you in KS3, or who are interested to try in KS2, use your school email account to sign up for this challenge https://amazon.firetechcamp.com/python/ Everyone (KS2 & KS3) can also use https://studio.code.org/s/express-2019 This link lets you complete an express course from the UK hour of code resources. Let Read more…

Reading 14 05 2020

Reading 14 05 2020 9am – 10 Minute Challenge with Wizards of Once author, Cressida Cowell, on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities 10am – Rob Biddulph will be releasing a new #DrawWithRob video on Twitter 10.30am – Litfilm Fest daily writing videos on Youtube 11am – Emily Gravett will be running Read more…

Reading – 12 05 2020

Reading 12th May 2020 9am – Authorfy 10 Minute Challenge with Smriti Halls on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities 10am – Rob Biddulph #DrawWithRob video on Twitter 10.30am – Litfilm Fest daily writing videos on Youtube 11am – Emily Gravett will be reading one of her books, on Insta + David Walliams is reading chapters Read more…

ParentPay 11 05 2020

ParentPay Thank you all for your patience with regards the refunding of money.  All trips and activities, with the exception of residential trips, have now been refunded to parents.  All refunds will go directly into your Parent Account within ParentPay. You can choose to leave that money there and then Read more…

Geography Challenge Monday May 11th 2020

Geography Challenge Monday May 11th   Food Investigation  Your Challenge is: Get the recipe of your favorite family food and find out what herbs and spices it contains. On a map, find the countries that produce those herbs and spices. Do some investigating to find out more about these countries. What kind of climates do these places have? Read more…

PE Challenge w/c 11th May 2020

PE Challenge w/c 11th May Congratulations to last weeks winners Chloe B 5AGA and Izzy C 8SEV. Have a go at completing the Bingo card over this coming week! Some are easy to complete and other activities are trickier! https://www.youthsporttrust.org/sites/default/files/Bingo%20Physical%20Activity%20.pdf Have fun and send any results to Mr Stenning, Mrs Read more…

Reading – 11 05 2020

Monday 11th May 2020 9am – New 10 Minute Challenge with Sue Hendra & Paul Linnet on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Lisa Thompson will be talking about how to plan a story on Instagram Live + Pie Corbett will be on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities 10am – If you missed it, Noma Dumezweni is Read more…

Reading 07 05 2020

THURSDAY 7TH MAY 9am – 10 Minute Challenge with Gargantis author, Thomas Taylor, on the Authorfy website 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities 10am – Rob Biddulph will be releasing a new #DrawWithRob video on Twitter 10.30am – Litfilm Fest daily writing videos on Youtube 11am – Emily Gravett will be running a draw-a-long on Insta + Read more…

Pupil Welfare

It has been really fantastic to see the wonderful work all our pupils have been doing and we love hearing from you. As we move further into the summer term we are going to ask you to start messaging your Form Teacher once a week. It doesn’t matter what day Read more…

Reading 06 05 2020

WEDNESDAY 6TH MAY 9.30am – Pie Corbett will be on live radio show Radioblogging running literacy games and activities 10am – Ed Vere is posting easy how-to-draw videos on his website – AF Harrold is reading one of his poems in a podcast on his website 11am – David Walliams is reading chapters from his book Fing, on his website + Emily Gravett is doing a draw-along on Read more…

Word Millionaire

I couldn’t be prouder – a fantasic reading achievement by all our pupils, especially, 12 more pupils have joined the Word Millionaire Club! and 3 pupils join the Mulit-word Millionaire Club, Pupils will all receive a Certificate by email, and Epraise points. Reading Data 05 05 2020

Water Safety Advice

Worcestershire has the highest number of inland waterways and we have recorded a number of significant water based deaths or near misses in recent times. This upcoming Bank Holiday weekend is due to be nice and the temptation for young people to enter the water for a swim may be Read more…