Great things happening in Y5

What a great end to a busy term. The children in Y5 have impressed me with their hard work and effort right up to the very last week. In Science, the children have been thinking about the human life cycle. We talked about what happens as we grow old. The children shared stories about their […]

Governors’ Learning Walk – British Values

Another interesting afternoon as a Governor of Unsworth Primary School.  Mr Cohen, Mr Howarth and I spent the afternoon carrying out a Learning Walk looking at how the school promotes British Values.  You can learn more about what this means by visiting the SMSC section of the website. We met with Mrs Ali first and […]

A poetic end to the week!

On Thursday, 6 children from Y3 and Y4 were invited to attend an able writers day at a local school. We were joined by a few other schools in the area, alongside Manchester born poet, Tony Walsh. The day was filled with hands on activities, group discussions and different approaches to teach poetry. The main […]

Enthusiastic learners!

The children in Y3 ,this week, have once again made me feel extremely proud of their hard work and enthusiasm towards their learning! The class is full of enthusiastic and inquisitive learners! In science the children have been learning about skeletons and this week we focused on endo-skeletons and exo-skeletons. We watched a cartoon clip, […]

A review of how our school works

Yesterday 2 Bury Headteachers visited our school to see how it works.  As part of this exercise they met with 3 Governors, myself, Mr Howarth and Ms Channon.  The purpose of the meeting was to find out what role the Governors play in the school….we had lots to tell them!  They asked us several questions, […]

Bikeability and Baking Bonanza!

This week we have been taking part in bikeability activities.  We had to learn how to get on our bikes safely and how to be safe on the road.  The 4 coaches, Matt, Matt, Jill and Dallia, all helped us improve our skills on our bikes like signals for left turns, right turns and u turns. We went out of […]

YR Buddies, assemblies and school dinners!!!!

Well what a busy start the children have had.  Monday morning was met with lots of smiles for the start of a full day.  The children enjoyed their first school meal, serving themselves and chatting to friends at the dinner tables.  Dinner menus have been sent home already so you will know what your child will […]