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trip to local woods
Apr
24
2015

trip to local woods

On Wednesday 15th April, Miss Down’s and Mrs Faulkner’s classes went to a local woods in Crediton to observe the local wildlife there, both fauna and flora (animals and plants). This term, we are learning about the rainforest, and we went to our local woods to appreciate our woodland wildlife, and to compare it to that of […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
21
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

Our first questions went out today and we have sorted out the prize and name boxes!!!! When you have done the question, go to the outside of Ms Taylors room and put your name in the right boxes!!!! We will pick up a name on the following Monday and let you know whether you’ve won!!!! […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

KS2: Once upon a time , there lived a koala called Kevin. He lived in the tallest tree in the rain forest (this tree was called Mount Tree)! One day, Kevin decided to go to the Jungle Store. He took £54,175.89 with him. At that moment , he started to climb down Mount Tree and […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Just to let you know we have decided on the prizes!!! There will be a lucky dip box and you could pick up a pom-pom, a pack of Haribos, pens, pencils or sometimes a mystery prize! Our first question is going to be posted today!!! (It’s Monday)! Please enter and keep on spreading the word! Good luck, […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Every Monday, we will also bring round the 2 prizes (KS1 & KS2). We will have a lucky dip box where you could pick up: a homemade pom-pom, a pack of Haribo, a pen or a pencil. Spread the word to your friends. You could win. We will have a KS1 box and a KS2 […]

Well Done, Mrs Summerfield!
Feb
12
2015

Well Done, Mrs Summerfield!

  A message from the governors … We’re delighted to announce that, after two gruelling selection days, Mrs Summerfield has been offered and has accepted the post of permanent Headteacher at Hayward’s. As we said in a previous newsletter, you might have assumed it was a foregone conclusion we’d appoint the Acting Head, but this […]

Hayward's welcomes new Headteacher!
Oct
3
2014

Hayward's welcomes new Headteacher!

I am delighted to be taking up the post of headteacher at Hayward’s Primary School and wanted to introduce myself to you all. My name is Emma Summerfield and I have been teaching for nineteen years, the last ten of which have been as deputy headteacher in a large primary school in Torbay. Although this […]

Mr H leaving video
Aug
12
2014

Mr H leaving video

Mr H’s Leaving Film from Hayward's TV on Vimeo.

SPORTS DAY CHAMPS!!
Jul
10
2014

SPORTS DAY CHAMPS!!

MRS DIXON WINS TEACHER OF THE YEAR
May
17
2014

MRS DIXON WINS TEACHER OF THE YEAR

      Well done to Mrs Dixon – she has won the Teacher of the Year award!!! Please leave her a comment here:  http://www.teachingawards.com/winners/2014/South%20West/91902   Ruth Dixon of Hayward’s Primary School, Crediton, Devon, has been announced as a Silver Teaching Award Winner in the category, The Award for Teacher of the Year in a […]

trip to local woods
Apr
24
2015

trip to local woods

On Wednesday 15th April, Miss Down’s and Mrs Faulkner’s classes went to a local woods in Crediton to observe the local wildlife there, both fauna and flora (animals and plants). This term, we are learning about the rainforest, and we went to our local woods to appreciate our woodland wildlife, and to compare it to that of […]

Message for children in the UKS2 unit (Year 5/6 HV and NP)
Mar
28
2015

Message for children in the UKS2 unit (Year 5/6 HV and NP)

Hi all,   As discussed yesterday afternoon, you have a minimum amount of homework set for you: 1. Online reading comprehension (see links below – these have already been given to you to stick into your homework diary) 2. MyMaths / Abacus (activelearn) – a minimum of 2 tasks to be completed 3. Looking at spelling, […]

Year 5/6 homework
Mar
20
2015

Year 5/6 homework

Below are a list of links Miss Venning, Mr Bailey, Ms Taylor and I would like you to look at, as part of your spelling, grammar and punctuation homework (pick some of them):   http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/spelling_grammar/ http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy.html http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html   http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/english/contents_spelling.htm   As an extra, if you want to, as well as the MyMaths website, you can also check out: […]

trip to Library and Park
Mar
18
2015

trip to Library and Park

Miss Down’s year 3 class visited our local library in Crediton on Friday 13th March, Red Nose day. We learnt about how to use the library, how many books we were allowed to take out and how to locate them within the library. We were then read a few pages from The Twits, which was both enjoyable and […]

Fabulous assembly!
Mar
18
2015

Fabulous assembly!

On Wednesday 18th March it was class assembly for Miss Down, Mrs Faulkner and Mrs Pereira’s classes. We were joined by the whole school, many parents, grandparents, carers and siblings. Thank you. We “show-cased” some of our topics of over the past weeks, which were the Romans and the Celts, newspaper articles and friction. Some […]

It's good to share - a story
Mar
9
2015

It's good to share - a story

These children are enjoying sharing a variety of books on World Book Day        

Reading Roundabout in Year 5/6NP
Mar
5
2015

Reading Roundabout in Year 5/6NP

This morning, we have been really lucky to have Nicola Cowling (from the School Library Services) working with us. We worked in groups and rotated around 6 different stations. Each station was a different genre, e.g.  stories from the past; wild about animals and thrills and chills. It gave us a chance to look at […]

Year 5/6 Parents come back to school!!
Oct
7
2014

Year 5/6 Parents come back to school!!

We are having a lovely time sharing books with family members in our Year 5/6 book cafe. We are overwhelmed by how many families have come in and we can’t thank you enough.  It’s been lovely seeing everyone so engrossed in reading books. Thank you for coming, From all of the Year 5/6 team  

THE MYTHICAL MAZE - YOUR SUMMER READING CHALLENGE
Jul
14
2014

THE MYTHICAL MAZE - YOUR SUMMER READING CHALLENGE

Find your way to Crediton Library and sign up for this year’s SUMMER READING CHALLENGE! The theme is The Mythical Maze and involves lost of competitions, interactive activities, and of course lots of lovely reading.  There’s a website where you can keep track of your reading as you work your way through the ‘maze’ collecting […]

Latest news on the 500 Words Competition
May
12
2014

Latest news on the 500 Words Competition

Have you heard? Radio 2’s Story Writing Competition is reaching its final stages:  the top 50 stories have been chosen from the record-breaking number of entries. If you visit the website – http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2brCrvk15QZrZk06GgbSMGJ/500-words-top-50-stories-2014 – you can read or listen to all the shortlisted stories:  they are all very different and you will certainly find plenty to […]

KS1 Tag Rugby
Jul
19
2014

KS1 Tag Rugby

These pictures are of years 1 and 2 having a very good go at Tag Rugby. During this term, they have shown a huge amount of skill and perseverance. There`s been tears, laughter and LOADS of fun!    

Harmonies get praised!
Jan
11
2014

Harmonies get praised!

Well done to the Harmonies – what lovely praise – quite touching actually!!

Football vs Sandford
Nov
30
2013

Football vs Sandford

Well done to both football teams who beat Sandford this week. Both Sandford teams were tough opposition, so to win 3-1 (A team) and 4-0 (B team) was quite something.

Forest School Fun!
Nov
30
2013

Forest School Fun!

Thank you to all the parents who attended parents evening this week. I was lovely to chat with you all! Some children were lucky enough to spend some time in our forest school with Mr Geale this week. They used real tools to saw their own wooden badge. They helped build a fire and drank some […]

Well done Miss Power - Super Swimmer!
Oct
30
2013

Well done Miss Power - Super Swimmer!

We are all very proud of Miss Power, who achieved TWO bronze medals at the British Short Course Championships in Sheffield over the weekend. Here is what the write up said: The outstanding swim of the Championships went to Emma in the 25-29 age group, swimming the 100m Breaststroke in a lifetime best 1:23.09 and winning […]

Through the window: Melissa's Winter Horse
Feb
1
2015

Through the window: Melissa's Winter Horse

Mrs Saunders' class drawing the church
Feb
1
2015

Mrs Saunders' class drawing the church

Colour Mixing
Oct
12
2013

Colour Mixing

We have been learning about the three primary colours in art. We have used them to mix the secondary colours orange, green and purple. We the learned how to make a tint by adding white. Look at our clever colour mixing.

Exotic salads, miniature cities and alien nests, Hayward's goes large on EnviroArt.
Jul
23
2013

Exotic salads, miniature cities and alien nests, Hayward's goes large on EnviroArt.

Strange nests have been found all over the field. This one had shiny blue eggs laid in it. Tansy found this nest. A tiny city appeared over lunchtime, with bridges, roads and houses. This was a tiny graveyard, full of fallen tombstones. This unusual but tasty looking salad was concocted by Tia and her friends. Heston […]

Music concert
Jun
20
2013

Music concert

The music concert last night was a roaring success. It was wonderful to hear the progress the children are making on their instruments. It was also a pleasure to hear our choir, the Hayward’s Harmonies, sing so well. Well done to the performers for your perseverance – it takes real dedication. Thanks to the teachers, […]

MRS DIXON WINS TEACHER OF THE YEAR
May
17
2014

MRS DIXON WINS TEACHER OF THE YEAR

      Well done to Mrs Dixon – she has won the Teacher of the Year award!!! Please leave her a comment here:  http://www.teachingawards.com/winners/2014/South%20West/91902   Ruth Dixon of Hayward’s Primary School, Crediton, Devon, has been announced as a Silver Teaching Award Winner in the category, The Award for Teacher of the Year in a […]

Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014
May
7
2014

Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014

listen to ‘Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014’ on Audioboo This is the first recorded version of this year’s Hayward’s FM – broadcast from the legendary Radio 7 studios! Stay tuned for more!!!

World Book Day treat
Mar
8
2014

World Book Day treat

We had the pleasure of Rob Pudner from ‘Entertainingly Different’ visit Hayward’s again yesterday – especially for World Book Day! He, as always, had all the children excited and engaged in his story telling. Each of the classes he read to all thoroughly enjoyed having the fantastic, and entertainingly different star back in our school […]

Mexico by Imogen
Feb
23
2014

Mexico by Imogen

Harmonies get praised!
Jan
11
2014

Harmonies get praised!

Well done to the Harmonies – what lovely praise – quite touching actually!!

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
21
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

Our first questions went out today and we have sorted out the prize and name boxes!!!! When you have done the question, go to the outside of Ms Taylors room and put your name in the right boxes!!!! We will pick up a name on the following Monday and let you know whether you’ve won!!!! […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

KS2: Once upon a time , there lived a koala called Kevin. He lived in the tallest tree in the rain forest (this tree was called Mount Tree)! One day, Kevin decided to go to the Jungle Store. He took £54,175.89 with him. At that moment , he started to climb down Mount Tree and […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Just to let you know we have decided on the prizes!!! There will be a lucky dip box and you could pick up a pom-pom, a pack of Haribos, pens, pencils or sometimes a mystery prize! Our first question is going to be posted today!!! (It’s Monday)! Please enter and keep on spreading the word! Good luck, […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Every Monday, we will also bring round the 2 prizes (KS1 & KS2). We will have a lucky dip box where you could pick up: a homemade pom-pom, a pack of Haribo, a pen or a pencil. Spread the word to your friends. You could win. We will have a KS1 box and a KS2 […]

Awesome Animal Maths!
Apr
17
2015

Awesome Animal Maths!

The Awesome Animal Maths team are a group of year fives from Ms Taylor’s maths group! We are going to have a weekly challenge: yes, there will be prizes! To enter: please look here at the challenge we have set (they will be set on a Monday) and write your answer on a post it […]

Contact us

Hayward's Primary School
East Street
Crediton
Devon EX17 3AX

Headteacher: Emma Summerfield

Telephone:01363 772970

Fax:01363 777731