Category Archives: Years 3 & 4

Yr 3&4: PowerPoints, Play Time & Old School Teaching.

The year 3 and 4 children have been working hard on PowerPoint presentations about the Lake District which they then presented to their classmates. The teaching staff were very impressed with how well they did and all the children showed incredible courage by getting up and delivering their presentations.

A Fond Farewell & A Warm Welcome

It’s always sad to say goodbye to children when they leave our school and this year, as well as our year 6 children we are also saying bon voyage to Bella, Julian and Lucia. Sad though it is for us to see them leave, we are also incredibly excited for them because they are about to embark on a wonderful adventure, that will not

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Writing about a day out.

A Day Out On Friday 24th of January Ks2 went on a trip to the KCOM stadium in Hull. When we got there our teacher for the day, Aaron, took us on a tour around the stadium. Some of us had never seen a stadium before so we thought it was MASSIVE. Even though it isn’t the biggest stadium in England. After lunch we

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KS2 Maths Quiz 2019

On Tuesday 26th November, eight of our key stage 2 students made the short journey to The Vale Academy in Brigg, to take part in what has become an annual inter-school maths quiz competition. There were two teams of four per school, made up of two children from each year group, with year 5 and 6 students working together in one team and year

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Harvest Festival 2019

Harvest Festival this year was held at St. Helena’s Church, at 2 p.m., on Monday 7th October. Wrapped up warmly and holding their harvest gifts, the children headed across to the church with their teachers, for the service. The harvest produce was handed over to Reverend Lee Gabel and Mrs Murray and was followed by the Procession of the School Banner which was carried

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Williams Den

Due to the generosity of our amazing PTFA, at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday the 18th July, the whole school, including Spencer Bear, boarded two coaches and headed to Williams Den at North Cave. The PTFA had agreed to pay for the coaches and the entry fee for very child and our local Tesco store had donated a sport sized bottle of water for everybody

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Summer Play 2019: Aladdin Trouble

When Mrs Storey was asked to purchase the license to allow the children to perform “Aladdin Trouble”, little did she know that, for a short while at least, Kirmington St Helena’s would be transformed into a mini Hollywood, with script writers, a director, actors and cries of lights, camera, action …… well okay maybe not quite that far ….. but there were lights. The

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Ambulance visit

There was great excitment amongst the children on Thursday, when an ambulance pulled into the school playground. Thankfully this was not in response to a call for help but was a planned visit, organised by a parent. KS1 were first to go and have a look, taking it in turns to climb in and out of the back and Mrs Hogan made an excellent

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Humber Games 2019

On Friday 12th July we took eight children to take part in the Humber games tennis finals at Hymers college in Hull. Our year 3/4 team performed fantastically well throughout the day before narrowly losing in the 3rd place play off. Overall our children ended up finishing 4th out of 12 teams making them the top team from the North Lincs area. Our year

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Key Stage 2 Ewden Water Treatment Works Trip

On Tuesday 25th June, Key Stage Two were lucky enough to visit Ewden Water Treatment Works near Sheffield as part of their Water topic.  They learnt about the process used to treat water from it filling the reservoirs from the streams and the rainfall before it gets into our taps!  They also learnt about how to keep their hands clean and all about children

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