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Somerset Bridge

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Somerset Bridge Primary School, Stockmoor Drive, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 6AH
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Somerset Bridge Values
Aspire to be the best we can in our behaviour, our learning and our hopes and dreams.
Brave to challenge ourselves and take risks so that we achieve the best we can.
Care for our school environment, so that we maintain a safe, sustainable and healthy community and set an example for life choices both within and outside of school.
Collaborate with all members of the community – pupils, parents, staff, governors, neighbouring schools and organisations in the local area - ensuring that all contributions are encouraged and valued.

Lower Key Stage 2

Check out the Sports Celebration page for more pictures from Virtual Sports Day!

VIRTUAL SUMMER READING CHALLENGE 2020

The summer holidays are a great time to take off to new places , escape to a faraway land and meet some new friends - all from the comfort of your own home. Reading gives children the opportunity to improve their reading fluency , expand their vocabulary and learn more about the world around them. The Summer Reading Challenge gives children all this and more for free!  This year, we will be rewarding  ALL children who complete the challenge, with a book of their choice to keep. Just bring your certificate  back to school in September to claim your prize. 

 

Well done to those of you who have already signed up to this year's challenge. It's not too late - you can still sign up now to get reading over the summer holiday. Help on how to sign up can be found on an additional document below. Get involved and enjoy all your reading adventures!

Friday 10th July

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well.  I wanted to say a big well done to all of you for engaging with your home learning over the past couple of months, I am really proud of you!

Please find you final home learning project below.  For the final week, the learning project is all about transition and thinking about your achievements and goals.

I hope you all enjoy it and remember to keep sending me pictures of what you have been doing.

Please look below the learning project to see the information regarding your zoom meetings next week.

Enjoy your weekend.

Mrs Palmer

 

Final Class Zoom sessions

The final class zoom sessions for the year will take place next week (w/b 13/7/20.) This is a chance for the children to say ‘goodbye’ to each other and their teacher before the summer break and to meet their new teacher.

We would like to give as many children as possible the opportunity to attend. Invitations will be sent to regular attenders as normal but if you would like to join in, you can request an invitation through the key stage e mails.

Some classes have made a slight change to their usual times – please see below:

 

DiCaprio class Zoom - MONDAY 3:20-3:50

Hillary Class Zoom – TUESDAY 3:15-3:45

Armstrong class Zoom – WEDNESDAY 3:45-4:15

Windsor class Zoom – THURSDAY 2:45-3:15

We hope to see you there!

PLEASE HELP - COLLECTION OF READING RESOURCES 
As we approach the end of the school year, we would like to collect back into school any reading books you may still have lingering at home. If you have any books borrowed from our school library or books that your child has used from our reading scheme or Accelerated Reader, please bring them back to school before the end of term . There is no need to come into school; there will be a book drop box positioned outside the school office. 
Please can you add a note inside with your child's name on so we can check off the returns we receive. 
We  thank you for your help with this. 

*Somerset Bridge Virtual Sports Day 2020 RESULTS*

 

Firstly, thank you and well done to everyone who took part in our first ever Virtual Sports Day both in school and at home. We hope you had fun and enjoyed taking part in the events. It has been great to see how you have got on, through the fantastic videos some of you sent in! Keep an eye out for some photos and videos from the week on the website soon!

As we mentioned, you were taking part in your houses and the final scores are in:

 

1st Kangaroos 13,508

2nd Lions 11,749

3rd Penguins 11,549

4th Dolphins 10,449

 

Well done to all the houses and especially the mighty Kangaroos!

If you would like one, there is a certificate available for everyone who took part in the Virtual Sports Day. You can download one via the link below!

 

Thanks again and well done!

 

Mr Staveley, Mr Croker & Mr Birch

As some of you know my chickens have been busy sitting on their eggs for the past 3 weeks.  They hatched at the weekend and I wanted to share how cute the chicks are with you!

There are 3 more eggs waiting to hatch too.

New chicks!

Friday 3rd July 

 

Good afternoon everyone, I hope you are all well.  Thank you to all of you who have sent me in pictures of your home learning and virtual sports day scores.

 

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank all parents, carers and children for engaging with all of the home learning.  It has been a long time now and I know many of you may now be struggling, but you have all done an amazing job and try and keep going for the last two weeks.

 

I hope you all enjoy next week's space themed learning project.

Year 3 additional maths

Year 4 additional maths

Year 3 Windsor class Zoom meeting cancelled (02/07/20)

 

Unfortunately, the schools internet connection is not currently working. This means the Zoom meeting for Year 3 children scheduled for today (Thursday 2nd July), will sadly not take place. We are very sorry for any inconvenience.

 

Mr Bryant 

Somerset Bridge Virtual Sports Day 2020!

Sports Day, for many of you, is one of the most exciting days in the school year. This year, with no actual Sports Day possible, we wanted to give you the opportunity to take part in a very exciting and special event.

Starting this Monday 29th June, we invite you to join in our first ever Virtual Sports Day! There are eight brilliant events for you all to take part in. From Reception to Year 6, inside or outside, at home or in school, everyone can take part and like a normal Sports Day, you are competing in your houses!

You have until Friday 3rd July to submit your scores via your phase email. We will collect all the scores and announce the winning house via the ‘Home Learning Project’ page on the school website.

Please see the sheet below for more information and the all-important score sheet. There are also some great videos showing how to do each event.

We can’t wait to see and hear how you have got on!

Good luck, have fun and may the best house win,

Mr Staveley, Mr Croker & Mr Birch

Virtual Sports Day details

Friday 26th June 

 

Good afternoon everybody, I hope you are all well and you have had a good week.

I am really excited about the virtual sports day and I hope all all join in and support your house team.  Who will be the winners this year I wonder, Kangaroos, Penguins, Lions or Dolphins?

 

It has been good to see more of your work this past week, but please remember to continue sending me you home learning each week.

 

I hope you all have a fun weekend.

From Mrs Palmer

29.6 - Year 3 additional maths

29.6 - Year 4 additional maths

Friday 19th June

Hello to everyone in Years 3 and 4, I hope you enjoyed last week's home learning projects and attending your Zoom meetings.

 

Thank you to everyone who has sent me in pictures of the learning they have been completing, I have really enjoyed seeing how well you are getting on.

 

For your Zoom meetings next week, we are asking that you bring something to share.  This may be a piece of work you are proud of, something you have made or maybe an interesting fact.

 

Have a great weekend and I look forward to seeing more of your work next week.

From

Mrs Palmer

I hope you enjoy next week's home learning about famous and significant people.

22.6.20 - Year 3 additional maths

22.6.20 - Year 4 additional maths

CLASS ZOOMS ARE BACK!  

From the week beginning 15th June, class Zooms will be restarting. See below for your class time each week.

Monday

Yr 1 DiCaprio and Hillary class 3:00-3:30

 

Y3 Galileo class – 2:45

Yr 4 Banksy class 2:45

Y5 Franklin and Da Vinci 4:00

Tuesday

Yr 2 Watson and Attenborough class 3:00- 3:30

Wednesday

Yr 3 Armstrong class 3.00 -3:30

 

Yr 4 Nightingale class 3:30 – 4:00

Yr 4 Picasso class 3:45- 4:15

 

Y6 Coleman and Grylls 3:30-4:00

Thursday

 

 

Friday

Reception Donaldson class 12:00-12:30

Grey- Thompson Class 12:15 – 12:45

 

Note – weekly changes due to teachers sharing the sessions

 

Mrs Bell and Mrs Smith

Windsor class

Thursday 18.6  - 2.30 – 3:00

Tuesday 23.6  -  2.30  - 3:00

Thursday 2.7 - 2.30 – 3:00

Tuesday 7.7 - 2.30  - 3:00

Thursday 16.7 - 2.30 – 3:00

 

As before, if you have attended the meetings previously, you will be sent an invitation by your teachers. If you would like to attend and haven’t done before, please e email the key stage learning addresses.

We hope to see as many of you there as possible to see your teachers and your friends.

Send us your Learning!

Last week, we asked you to send in your work on a specific day. From now on, you can send it to us when you have finished it, whenever you like! We really want to see what more of you have been doing at home. At home, you should be:

KS2

·         Reading and quizzing on Accelerated Reader everyday

·         Practising your spellings

·         Practising the grammar activities

·         Using Times Table Rockstars

·         Getting creative

 

 

The Learning Projects on the school website are there to engage you in this learning at home. We expect to see something from everyone in our classes, sent in to the key stage learning e mail address each week. Send something you have done at home to us when you have finished it. We will reply and upload your work to the school website. Please include the class name and year group in the subject of your email. If you do not give permission for your child’s picture to be on the school website, please let us know.

Send your work to Miss White here:

Reception – EYFSlearning.sbp@educ.somerset.gov.uk     

Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) – KS1learning.sbp@educ.somerset.gov.uk 

 

Send your work to Mrs Palmer here:

Lower Key Stage 2 (Years 3 and 4) – LKS2learning.sbp@educ.somerset.gov.uk

 

Send your work to Mr Staveley here:

Upper Key Stage 2 (Years 5 and 6) – UKS2learning.sbp@educ.somerset.gov.uk

 

Even though you are at home, keeping up with your learning is very important so that when you do come back to school, you are ready for the next step.

 

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

 

Friday 12th June

 

Dear parents/carers,

I hope everyone is well, keeping safe and managing to access the home learning.  I know that many LKS2 children are missing the additional math's activities on MyMaths, so I will be uploading additional math's lessons each week.

 

The below sheets will provide a progression of 5 lessons based upon the same theme and there is a link to take you to each one.  Each lesson has an initial quiz, a video to watch, a worksheet to complete and a final quiz.  Each Friday, I will upload the next 5 lessons so please don't whiz ahead!

 

If you have any questions about the additional math's lessons, please do not hesitate to ask.

Many thanks

Mrs Palmer

Year 3 additional math's lessons

Year 4 additional math's lessons

 Friday 12th June

Good morning everyone, I hope you are all well.

I will now be uploading weekly spellings alongside the home learning project.

Please see the documents below for your year group and spelling group.

W/B 8.6.20

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and accessing your home learning, remember to use the LKS2 email address if you have any questions.  This week's project is all about Sport - I hope you enjoy it! Please remember to keep using TT Rockstars and Accelerated Reader.

 

Today sees the launch of the Summer Reading Challenge 2020, ' Let's Get Silly.' Look on the school website on the Children tab - Learning at Home for more information. Get involved!

Mrs Palmer

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