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My Final Blog…

It’s all starting to feel a bit real now that we get closer to the end of term!  As I speak with our Year 6 pupils about their transition to high school, I am reminded that my last day at … 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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Year 1 Cheetahs

Welcome back everyone from the Easter break, we hope you have all had a great Easter over the two week period and are now ready for this coming half term. We know Cheetahs enjoyed lots of chocolate and family time. Below are some … Continue reading

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A fabulous week in Year 2!

Where is this year going? I can’t believe we are coming to the end of our second term at school! We are just enjoying ourselves so much in Year 2! We have decided to write this weeks blog as a … Continue reading

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Inclusion and Safeguarding

As always, it has been a busy time for Inclusion and Safeguarding!  I’d like to thank everybody that came to the Thrive and emotional wellbeing sessions last week; I hope the resources and information I shared were useful.  These resources … Continue reading

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Penguins

We have had a tricky but amazing half term so far. The snow has proven quite disruptive over the last couple of weeks but we have worked doubly as hard during lesson time to make up for lost time. Penguins … Continue reading

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Junior Leaders, litter picking, Attendance and Reward day!

Hi All, We have had lots of exciting things happen in school this week! Over the last 2 weeks our Junior Leaders have been very busy. With the new school menu starting after half term our Junior Leaders wanted to … Continue reading

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Cubs 1 Autumn Adventures

What a brilliant first term! I am so very proud of how the children have settled into school life at Whitkirk. Each year I am blown away with how well children settle and learn the routines and the expectations of … Continue reading

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Tigers

We have had a busy and brilliant start to the new school year in Tigers class. The children have really enjoyed learning about the Gruffalo and Friends. We did lots of exciting things linked to this topic, such as acting out the … Continue reading

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News from Sharks

Sharks News In Sharks class we have had an action packed start to the year! The thing we were most excited about in year 4 was the opportunity to go swimming. We haven’t decided which part we like the best, … Continue reading

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