Plover postcard winners in 5/6

A shout out to these lovely lot for their awesome learning today!

Brogan- for awesome effort and contributing to the discussions in school

Kai- for 100% effort in everything he does and his commitment to achieving his ME

Tilly La- for always perceiving in maths and leading her own learning

Lacey Johno- for being an all around superstar, always!

Agrima- for consistently working hard to achieve her ME’s!

Our book recommendations Padlet!


Well done to the lovely 5/6’s who are adding to our phase Padlet of book recommendations! I know this has been so helpful for your classmates, allowing them to select a book based on their interests all thanks to those of you who are reviewing your books! It is great to see so many of you reading at home in addition to participating in your live lessons and work! So a huge well done for me and please keep it up!

The winner of the book review of the week will be announced this Friday during the yellow t-shirt assembly so please keep reading and keep reviewing!

-Miss Blackham


Thank you year 5/6!

I just wanted to sage a big thank you to ALL year 5/6’s. Your engagement this week has been fantastic! I have seen some awesome work from all classes and I couldn’t be prouder of you all!

Thank you to those who joined us for our virtual disco! We had lots of fun! Have a lovely weekend and I can’t wait to see you all virtually next week for another awesome week of learning!



Shout outs for hard work!

We have just had a great English session.

Shout out to

John Henry – working as a team and for being great on modal verbs.

Dalton – getting in FANBOYS and ISAWAWBUB in.

Ruby – working as a team and some great vocabulary.

Kuba – giving Mrs K some ideas.

Alesha – working as a team and giving very good ideas.

Razvan – working well as a team, ensuring modal verbs are included.

Well done Year 5

It has been great to see so many people online both checking in and joining the online lessons. We had a guest presenter today – Mrs Haycock. She was really impressed with your enthusiasm and work that you sent in. I have seen some great art work so I thought I would share! This is Ksawery’s and William D’s. Keep logging on Year 5 and keep learning 😉


Plover postcard winners!

Well done to today’s Plover postcard winners!

Lucas S- for being amazing during our discussion this morning when answering our reading comprehension questions

Oliver Mc- for joining in during popcorn and coming out of his comfort zone

Maison- for his editing and improving skills during Expedition today

Mo- for his awesome attitude to learning

Gabby- for always smiling and trying her best!

Plover postcard winners!

A big shoutout to all Year 5/6 today for their hard work and perseverance today. We are all super proud of you!

Today’s postcard winners are:

Shang- for her awesome work in Literacy

Chriso- for his super speedy work when unscrambling the spellings

Leon- for asking for help and shouting up! An amazing example of leading his own learning!

Kyle- for his amazing detail with his extra challenges in Literacy this morning

Dahin- for amazing contributions during popcorn and whip rounds!

Nevaeh- for determination to achieve her ME in maths

Have your circumstances changed? You may be entitled to Free School Meals.

If your child is in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2, they have automatically received school meals when they were in school this year, but now we are back to learning from home, you may need to apply for Free School Meals, in order to qualify for the food vouchers to use in supermarkets.

If your child is in Year 3,4, 5 or 6 and your situation has changed, you may also be able to receive Free School Meals for your child.

Have a look at the list below and  visit the DMBC website to apply if you are eligible.

The process is quick and you can find out straight away.

Please contact school if you need support in applying and we will be happy to help.

Am I entitled to free school meals for my child?

Your child will be eligible for free school meals if you are receiving one of the following benefits or support:

  • Universal Credit – Your annual net earned income must be no more that £7,400, as assessed by earnings from up to 3 of your most recent assessment periods.
  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Child Tax Credit but not Working Tax Credit and your annual income is below £16,190 (as worked out by HM Revenue & Customs)
  • Guarantee element of State Pension Credit
  • support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • parents receiving Working Tax Credit for four weeks after their employment finishes are entitled to free school meals during that period.  This also applies to parents who start working less than 16 hours per week


Mrs Graves