What's Happening at Lodge
Year One: Into the Woods
Our chosen topic this half term is 'Into the Woods!' We kick started by taking part in our launch day where we did lots of exciting activities! At the end of this half term we are all off on an excitinf trip to the woods! Its going to be great!!
Year Two: Down in the Jungle
Our topic is Down in the Jungle. We started off with our launch where we made animal masks! We are really looking forward to our trip to Twycross Zoo (30th September) it's going to be amazing! We will also be learning about where the rainforests are in the world and the different layers in the rainforest. We are also going to find out about a famous person who has explored the rainforest. We are thinking about the question... What would it be like if there were no rainforests in the world?
Year Three: Stone Age
In year three will will be studying the Stone Age and how people went from being nomadic to farming their own land. This term we will be going to Edgmond Hall learning how people lived during this time. We will even get to make our own fire!
Year Four: The Terrible Tudors
This term in Year 4 we will be covering the gruesome, Terrible Tudors. We will be visiting Selly Manor, the Tudor manor house in Bourneville. We will be learning all about the life of Tudor aristocrats as well as the hardships for children during the Tudor period. The children will discover all about Britains most famous Monarch, King Henry VIII, and why he had 6 wives.
Year Five: The Victorious Victorians
This term we are studying the Victorious Victorians. We will be learning about the horrific conditions that children suffered in the factories and mines. The children will discover what punishments they might have recieved in a Victorian classroom, which unfortunately the teachers can't use today! Our trip will be to Blist Hill, where the children will experience a real life working Victorian village.
Year Six: Ocean Adventure
Let's explore the five layers of the ocean as well as investigate the benefits and potential dangers of the ocean. Oh my! Is that the remains of the Titanic I can see?
Every Monday 3.20-4.20pm - join us for some multi-skills fun, jumping, bouncing, balancing and sharpening up those eye and co-ordination skills!
Every Tuesday 3.20pm-4.20pm - gymnastics please come join us to enhance your balancing, jumping and gym skills!
Tag Rugby Club
Every Wednesday 3.20pm-4.20pm for Years 5 & 6 - come join the team in a game of Tag Rugby - boys & girls!
Open to all years is our Homework club which takes place in our Library every lunchtime on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Come and join us for creative learning with Mrs Gillam, Mrs Munn, Mrs Cotton and Miss Hamilton.
Change 4 Life
If you fancy being healthy and need a push in the right direction to become more of a sports person then come and join Miss Cowan and Miss Stone on a Monday 3:20-4.20pm for Years 3 and 4.
Would you like to learn how to play the keyboard? Mr Chung and the Year 6 children have started up a new keyboard club on Thursdays at 3.15pm - 4.15pm
What an exciting club to be apart of! Taking place on a Thursday after school 3.15-4.15pm.
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Who to contact..
I work with children across school supporting their educational, social and behavioural needs. I am on the playground from 8:45 every morning to discuss any concerns and worries that children and parents have.
I work in the office and am most pupils, parents and teachers main point of contact. I deal with everything from dinner money, to iPads! If you need anything, please just ask!
Home School Liaison Worker
As the school's Home Link worker, I liaise closely with parents. I make sure our school's attendance stays above our target of 95% and encourage all children to come to school every day.
If you ever need any help, please pop along to the Office and let me know! I will definitely do my best to resolve the issues you have.