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NEWSLETTERS

End of Summer Term 2017

50th Anniversary Special Edition Flyer

Summer Half-Term 2017

End of Spring Term 2017

End of Spring Half-Term 2017

Start of Spring Term 2017

End of Autumn Term 2016

End of Autumn Half-Term 2016

Start of Autumn Term 2016

End of Summer Term 2016

End of Summer Half-Term 2016 

Start of Summer Term 2016 Newsletter

End of Spring Term 2016 Newsletter

End of Spring Half-Term 2016 Newsletter

Start of Spring Half-Term 2016 Newsletter

 

 

USEFUL INFORMATION

Equipment List

 

 

LETTERS

  • ALL PARENTS

26.05.17 - Upper School Sports Day 07.06.17

24.03.17 - Independent Learning Project

09.03.17 - Mothers' Day Event 24.03.17

17.02.17 - Book Day - 2nd March 2017

24.01.17 - Parents' Evening (2nd & 7th Feb) Transition - Year 4

24.01.17 - Parents' Evening (2nd & 7th Feb) Years 5 & 6)

13.01.17 - MyMaths (Yrs 1-6)

05.12.16 - Independent Learning Project (Yrs 1-6)

25.11.16 - Travelling Book Fair 02.12.16

25.11.16 - End of Term Arrangements

18.11.16 - Christmas Party Day 13.12.16

18.11.16 - Carol Service Rehearsals (Reception - Yr 6)

11.11.16 -  SATs assessment & reporting procedure (Yrs 1,3,4 & 5)

02.11.16 - Years 2-6 Theatre Trip 06.12.16

06.10.16 - Assessment & Reporting - Yrs 1-6

29.09.16 - Harvest Festival - 14.10.16

28.09.16 - Individual Photographs - 06.10.16

27.09.16 - Parents' Evening (Transition - Year 4)

23.09.16 - Winter Uniform

22.09.16 - Macmillan Coffee Morning

 

 

  • TRANSITION 

06.10.16 - Assessment and Reporting

 

 

  • RECEPTION 

06.10.16 - Assessment & Reporting


  • YEAR 1 

 

  • YEAR 2

 

  • YEAR 3

17.02.17 - Introduction to the 11+ process

20.10.16 - Open Day Workshops

07.09.16 - iPads

 

  • YEAR 4

17.02.17 - Introduction to the 11+ Process

21.10.16 - Ancient Greek Workshop 09.11.16

20.10.16 - Open Day Workshops

07.09.16 - iPads

07.09.16 - Swimming

 

  • YEAR 5

21.10.16 - Ancient Greek Workshop 09.11.16

20.10.16 - Open Day Workshops

28.09.16 - Parents' Evening - 6th & 11th October 2016

07.09.16 - iPads

07.09.16 - Swimming

 

  • YEAR 6

02.03.17 - Year 7 Admissions for Sept. 2018

04.11.16 - Cornbury Park Residential Trip

21.10.16 - Ancient Greek Workshop 09.11.16

18.10.16 - Open Day Event 12.11.16

17.10.16 - 11+ Results

12.10.16 - 11+ Results

03.10.16 - Positions of Responsibility

28.09.16 - Parents' Evening - 6th & 11th October 2016

12.09.16 - Entrance Examinations

07.09.16 - Swimming

 

 

PROCEDURES


Notification for Absence Procedure (Inc. Absence Note)

 

 

SENIOR SCHOOL INFORMATION

Independent Schools - External Exams 2015-16

Independent Schools - External Exams 2016-17

Independent Schools - Open Days 2015-16

Independent Schools - Open Days 2016-17

Grammar Schools - Open Days 2015-16

Edgbaston High School for Girls - Open Day (30.06.16)

 

READING SCHEMES

Frequently asked questions

Helping your child to read

Year 1 suggested reading list

Year 2 suggested reading list

Year 3 suggested reading list

Year 4 suggested reading list

Year 5 suggested reading list

Year 6 suggested reading list

 

WEBSITES

Click on the links below to visit useful websites:

First News newspaper

Mathematics

http://www.funbrain.com/brain/MathBrain/MathBrain.html (7-11)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger/ (5-11) E,M,S
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths
http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/Mathmagician/cathymath.html
http://www.channel4learning.com/sites/puzzlemaths/
http://www.counton.org/games/circus/
http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb
/mentalmaths/tabletrees.html

History

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/world_war2/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/vikings/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/romans/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/victorian_britain/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/anglo_saxons/
http://www.tudorbritain.org
http://www.the-tudors.org.uk/henry-viii.htm
http://www.bonfirenight.net
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/walk/

MFL

http://www.euroclubschools.co.uk
http://www.linguascope.com

Science

General Science
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/index.html
http://www.channel4learning.com/sites/essentials/science/index.shtml
http://www.primarygames.com/science.htm

Plants
http://www.catie.org.uk/plants_galore_page.html

Life cycles
http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2science.html#cycles5b
http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/plant_life_cycles/eng/Introduct/default.htm

Habitats
http://www.innovationslearning.co.uk/subjects/science/activities/habitats/habitats_home.htm
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/class.html
http://www.schooltrain.info/science/animals/groups/group_menu2.htm

Healthy Body

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/smallskel.html

Sound

http://www.fossweb.com/modules3-6/PhysicsofSound/index.html
http://www.engineeringinteract.org/resources/oceanodyssey.htm

Light

http://www.bootslearningstore.com/ks2/eyesight.html

Forces

http://www.rubble.heppell.net/simulations/nb_friction0.htm
http://www.engineeringinteract.org/resources/parkworldplot.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/10_11/forces_action_fs.shtml
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/friction_fs.shtml
http://www.sycd.co.uk/primary/mr_zippy/index.htm#
http://www.edheads.org/activities/odd_machine/index.shtml
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/7_8/magnets_springs_fs.shtml
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/gravity.html

Fun Web Links
3 years to 7 years

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise
http://www.kidsfarm.com/farm.htm
http://www.ladybird.co.uk/thingstodo/games/index.html
http://www.itv.com/citv
http://www.noddy.com/index.html
http://www.abc.net.au/abc3/games/
http://www.disney.co.uk/disney-junior/index.jsp
http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/

 

Parents' Quotes

'The small group sizes allow individual attention and allow my daughter to focus on her 11+ preparation.'

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Norfolk House School Ltd.
4 Norfolk Road
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 3PS

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