Monthly Archives: May 2018

Week ending 25.5.18

The last week of this half term has been another busy one. Our Year 6 pupils (and staff) have returned from a very successful residential experience. Over the course of the week, our pupils demonstrated

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School uniform: the debate.

Do you think pupils should wear uniform? It has been argued that if pupils don’t wear uniforms, teachers won’t be able to recognise pupils on trips- imagine if someone was lost! Moreover, school uniform has been around for centuries, potentially … Continue reading

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Should we wear uniform: the uniform fight

Hello parents and carers, our group has been considering school uniform. Do you belief that uniform should be worn? It’s just not fair! We- or should I say our parents- are wasting money. Some people would suggest that we should … Continue reading

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Funny Fortnite (Miss Burton’s Failure)

Despite popular belief, Miss Burton plays Fortnite. Usually she dies. She gets killed first and places 100 on the leader board. Later, she gets a victory while fighting but she’s on the end of the map. She had a 1v1 … Continue reading

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Panthers: Who said that learning is restricted to a classroom?

As many of the classes, Whitkirk staff and parents know, Year 5 defied the education stereotype and embraced the outdoors last week – and we loved it! All of the pupils took their learning outside, engaging in maths, English, topic, … Continue reading

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Week ending 18.5.18

I’d like to start this week’s blog by saying a massive well done to all of our Year 6 children with their SATs this week. They approached them in a …

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Week ending 11.5.18

Goodness me – we crammed an awful lot into that 4 day week! I hope you all had a wonderful bank holiday weekend in the glorious weather. I imagine it …

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Week ending 4.5.18

I think that the pictures on Twitter truly sum up what a varied and exciting week of learning the children have had. Even as I write this section of the blog …

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