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Category Archives: English

Heritage Lottery Fund Donation

Year 4 have been working closely with the Heritage Lottery Fund over the last few months. As a parting gift, they have kindly provided us with a huge selection of books related to World War One.  There is a fantastic mix of fiction and non-fiction to add to our new library stock.  Many thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund for their very kind donation.

Mary Poppins

On Monday 11th February Year 5 were invited to St Mary’s Secondary School to watch their productions of Mary Poppins. The show was amazing with lots of fabulous singing and dancing. We recognised a lot of the songs and especially enjoyed ‘Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious’. It was lovely to see an ex pupil or two in the show. Can… Continue Reading

KS 1 Spelling Bee

Key Stage 1 joined the St Lawrence’s School Spelling Bee in January. In our phonic groups we all learned a number of spellings. We practised them all throughout January at home and at school,  then last Friday we had a Spelling Bee. We awarded prizes to the top spellers in each Phonic group and all… Continue Reading

Spelling Bee at St Lawrence’s

Over the last three weeks there has been a great buzz about spelling across St Lawrence’s.  The whole school has been avidly learning all of their class spelling lists.  Excitement has grown quickly, as we all participated in many spelling games, competitions and knock out rounds.  Eventually, we held a KS2 Spelling Bee in our… Continue Reading

Story Party

Elena came to school last week and held a ‘Story Party’ for us based on 2 books – Stick Man by Julia Donaldson and ‘Pick a Pine Tree’ by Patricia Toht. During the party she read the stories, played games with the children related to the stories and brought the stories to life through her… Continue Reading