Year 5H 2013

On Monday 23rd June, 6 pupils from Year 5 attended the annual Colfes Debating competition. The teams were Giacomo and Phoebe, Rafferty and Aoife, and Rhys and Olivia. There were 20 teams in total, comprising of several different schools. Teams were pitted against each other in two rounds, then a final 4 teams were selected for the final. We were very proud that two of our teams made it through […]

Congratulations to all the children in KS2, who put on a fantastic production of Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr last week! The children have worked hard rehearsing for the show this term and it certainly paid off – the acting and singing were superb and everyone gave brilliant performances on the night. We’re already looking forward to next year’s production!

Last Thursday morning Year 5 left their uniforms at home, opting instead for their finest Tudor outfits. We had wonderful jesters, merry peasants, members of the gentry and aristocracy, not to mention a fair amount of brightly coloured royalty! We made our way by coach down to Kent Life, a firm favourite of the teachers here at Pointers, to take part in one of their excellent history themed days. The […]

On our Christmas party day, not only did the children play fun dancing games but we also had a visit from Santa and a circus performer! The children seemed very pleased with their Top Trumps cards and enjoyed learning how to balance peacock feathers and learn many other circus tricks. I obviously have a very musical class, as they taught me how to dance and sing along to “What did […]

On Friday 29th November Years 3 – 6 delighted parents and staff with beautiful carol singing, and Christmas bible readings. Miss Kemp as always ably prepared and led the choir, incorporating a wonderful variety of traditional classics and modern carols. The final medley including ‘Jingle Bell Rock’ and ‘We wish you a Merry Christmas’, complete with Christmas hats and bells was the highlight for most!

Thank you for all joining in with our Christmas Jumper Day! It was a wonderfully festive occasion, the jumpers were all fantastic and it was incredibly difficult to choose the winners this year. Together we helped to raise money for projects run by ‘Save the Children’ both in the UK and internationally. This year the charity is focusing their attention on the crisis in Syria – working with the many […]