|Swimming Days SPRING TERM UPDATE|
EXCITING NEWS … Engayne staff have been recording stories in audio and video format. They are in our very own STORYTIME library! Click the link and find a story. There are lots to choose from!
In Spring term 32 children from Year Two completed their Ready Steady Read grid challenges earning themselves a reward. Thirty three children also completed 3 reads a week earning a certificate. Photos are on the Literacy page! Well done and keep reading!
We took part in the Take 10 Challenge!
The Take 10 Challenge encourages people to read for just 10 minutes a day to improve their wellbeing and support their literacy. For more information click here.
2J have had a fantastic time at Forest School this half term. The children loved building dens, creating bunting from natural materials, making talking sticks and climbing trees. We celebrated our time together with toasted marshmallows and pizza wraps!
Does your child have trouble selecting a book to read? Watch this fun animation to help them choose books they will love!
With your library membership you can view a variety of story and factual books online. To find out more visit: https://www.havering.gov.uk/info/20039/libraries/685/ebooks_and_audiobooks
Visit the link below to also find encyclopedias, dictionaries, art and music resources in the virtual library: https://www.havering.gov.uk/info/20039/libraries/680/virtual_library
The Importance of Bedtime Reading for Children – this website has lots of suggested books and tips to make bedtime reading engaging.
As part of our PSHE curriculum all year groups are taking on a community challenge to improve our school, surrounding area or help a community group.
Year 2 are donating to local foodbanks and this term 2J took on the challenge and decided to donate Easter Eggs to a local food charity to give to families in need over the Easter period. They collected over 50 eggs which will be distributed to local families. HAPPY EASTER!
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We need people from a range of careers and pathways to open our pupils’ eyes to what’s possible in the future and help to enhance school life. You could support us in many ways – as role models, assembly speakers, fundraisers, classroom volunteers, governors and more. There is no obligation to do anything after you’ve signed up but you’ll receive a few updates to let you know what we’re up to.
If you would like to stay involved in supporting our school, sign up as a ‘friend’ here (or, if you happen to be a former pupil yourself select that option): https://networks.futurefirst.org.uk/signup/engayneprimary