Writing and equality…

Writing and equality…

Feb 1, 2016

To start this post, consider the following. Is it possible to have capable or even gifted writers who struggle with spelling? Can dyslexic children who find spelling a bit of a mystery be gifted writers despite this? I would argue that in many cases yes (consider Henry Winkler above…). One of the most gifted writers I […]

Together everyone achieves more

Together everyone achieves more

Nov 9, 2015

On Monday we held a joint INSET day with Patcham High School and Westdene Primary School. It was the first time the schools have come together in this way for a joint staff training day, but it proved really useful and interesting for all involved. The focus was improving writing across the curriculum – not […]

Friday 4th July

Friday 4th July

Jul 4, 2014

Its hard to imagine it not being sunny and warm at the moment. We have everything crossed that the weather will continue for the next week, for our year 6 residential trip to Blacklands Farm! Its becoming a bit of a cliche – but it has been an incredibly busy week – its always a busy […]