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Newsletter – 20 May

Message from the Headteacher, This week year 2 having been working hard on their SATs. Well done to all of them for trying so hard. Today we have had a fantastic Maths Puzzle day. The younger children explored shape and space with large manipulatives and the older children had an escape room challenge which involved […]

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Newsletter – 13 May

Message from the Headteacher, Thank you to all the parents that came along to celebration assembly today. It was lovely to finally have so many of our school community together and for the children to be able to share all their achievements with you. Thank you to all the governors and parents who provided the […]

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A Life as a Teacher

Hot off the press!! – Some of our Eagles students were asked to do some investigative journalism, interviewing their teacher about their day, creating the following report: Every morning 7.30 AM the teachers enter the school gates and begin their day of teaching, often looking forward to seeing the students for another brilliant day. Our […]

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children dressed up as film characters

Newsletter – 6th May

Message from the Headteacher This week we were excited to have a live performance of ‘A Night at the Movies’ from Eagles Class. The children sang a range of songs from famous films and were very brave to stand up in front of such a large audience. It was lovely to welcome parents back into school again […]

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Long Wittenham’s celebration of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 

Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th June A message from the Village party committee: Plans continue to develop for the village celebration to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on the weekend of 3rd, 4th & 5th June. As many of you will be aware, the UK is being granted an additional Bank Holiday to mark the occasion, with the late May […]

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Newsletter – 1 April

Message from the Headteacher, This week’s learning highlights: Owls have been learning about life cycles and made posters topresent their work to the class. Parrots Class have continued reading Little Red and have also beenlearning about 3D shapes in maths. In DT they have been learning touse leavers and sliders to make moving pictures. Eagles […]

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Newsletter – 11 March

Message from the Headteacher, This week Owls class have become authors and have written their own books. They have also planted some sunflower seeds. Parrots class have been enjoying The Hodgeheg by Dick-King Smith and produced some fantastic descriptive writing. We are delighted to have a new child join us in year two and she […]

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Children create artwork of the village

Long Wittenham School children had an exciting day working with local artist and illustrator Victoria Furze. Working together they created a huge collage inspired by Long Wittenham village. The brief for the artwork came from children on the school council who wanted it to be about Long Wittenham. Victoria provided the children with pictures taken […]

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Newsletter – 4th March

Message from the Headteacher We have had a wonderful first week back after half term. The highlight was the whole school art project which produced a fantastic collage celebrating Long Wittenham. The children showed fantastic creativity and team work. The children also enjoyed sharing their favourite books on World Book Day. Owls have started their […]

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Newsletter – 18th February

Message from the Headteacher, This week Owls class have been making pancakes and writing the recipe for Mr Wolf. Parrots class have been enjoying the ‘The Owl and the Pussy Cat’ poem and have written their own variations of the poem. We heard some in celebration assembly today and they were very creative. Eagles have continued learning […]

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