Birch

A big hello and welcome to Birch class.

Our teachers are Miss McGeoch and Mrs Campbell. They are supported by Mrs Hartley and Miss Lindley.

Our PE days are Wednesday and Friday. Children can come to school in their PE kit.

Thursday 13th January – Science

This half term, our Science focus is Earth and Space. After gathering together our prior knowledge, we had fun creating art work to match the order of the planets mnemonic.

Toga day – Monday 10th January

To kick off our humanities work this term, focused on the Ancient Greeks,  Birch class had a toga day. The children dressed up and took part in lots of fun activities to launch our learning.

COP 26 – Monday 1st November

In 2019 Greta Thunberg met the Pope. Through our learning about COP26, Birch have been reflecting on what impact this meeting may have had on climate change

A visit from an Anglo Saxon – Friday 10th September 2021

To kick off our English and Topic work, we had a visit from an Anglo Saxon!

We heard stories about life during that time and got to explore different artifacts includng weapons. Then we split into groups to try a strategy board game, writing in the Anglo Saxon alphabet and using a shield.

Our visitor was very impressed with our children and the questions they asked during the day.

“It was lovely to visit such a great school with fabulous staff and wonderful children who engaged so well with the activities. They were a credit to you.”

History into schools staff

Our first day – Tuesday 7th September. 

Everyone in Birch is so happy to be back at school! Today we all went outside for some team building. 

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