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Half Term Homework Challenge
May
22
2015

Half Term Homework Challenge

This half term in LKS2 we have been studying the rainforest. As part of this, we have set the children an optional half term challenge. This is to construct a model (in a small box) which shows the different levels of the rainforest and what you would find there in the way of plants and animals. The […]

Tricky words in Year 5/6 NP
May
21
2015

Tricky words in Year 5/6 NP

This afternoon, we have been practising some of the words from the Year 5/6 word list. The theme for the words is: writing words, such as persuade, relevant and communicate. These are words we are using in our current persuasive writing block.

Miss Down's Class are famous!
May
19
2015

Miss Down's Class are famous!

Our class features twice in this week’s Crediton Courier – have a look, you might spot yourself dancing at the VE day party or taking part in the election!  

BBc 500 Words Top 50 Stories
May
12
2015

BBc 500 Words Top 50 Stories

Want to read some brilliant short stories? Log on to the BBC 500 Words Website and read or listen to the top fifty finalists (from over 100,000 entries – some of which Mrs Bryant had the chance to judge on for the third year). You can read the stories on-screen or listen to them being […]

VE Day 70th Anniversary!
May
12
2015

VE Day 70th Anniversary!

On Friday 8th May, Lower Key Stage 2 celebrated the 70th anniversary of VE Day with a street party. There were biscuits and we sang along and danced to, songs of WW2. We also gave those who lived and fought in WW2, three cheers for bringing us peace and freedom.  

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!
May
11
2015

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!

This morning the pupils were treated to a surprise visitor, the world record holder for the 50 meter backstroke (long course), Liam Tancock,  came to speak in our assembly. Liam kindly brought in two of his gold medals from the World Championships and his London 2012 Olympic torch. Liam talked about his motivation to succeed, […]

Miss Down's Class are famous!
May
19
2015

Miss Down's Class are famous!

Our class features twice in this week’s Crediton Courier – have a look, you might spot yourself dancing at the VE day party or taking part in the election!  

Well done to Crediton Youth U11s!!
May
10
2015

Well done to Crediton Youth U11s!!

I had a fantastic morning at St James’ Park, Exeter, this morning. It was a real privilege to watch some of our fantastic Year 6 footballers play. They did an outstanding job of battling through to penalties, where they unfortunately lost out. Considering the other team were 2 divisions above them, the Crediton Youth team […]

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!!

Half Term Homework Challenge
May
22
2015

Half Term Homework Challenge

This half term in LKS2 we have been studying the rainforest. As part of this, we have set the children an optional half term challenge. This is to construct a model (in a small box) which shows the different levels of the rainforest and what you would find there in the way of plants and animals. The […]

Tricky words in Year 5/6 NP
May
21
2015

Tricky words in Year 5/6 NP

This afternoon, we have been practising some of the words from the Year 5/6 word list. The theme for the words is: writing words, such as persuade, relevant and communicate. These are words we are using in our current persuasive writing block.

Miss Down's Class are famous!
May
19
2015

Miss Down's Class are famous!

Our class features twice in this week’s Crediton Courier – have a look, you might spot yourself dancing at the VE day party or taking part in the election!  

VE Day 70th Anniversary!
May
12
2015

VE Day 70th Anniversary!

On Friday 8th May, Lower Key Stage 2 celebrated the 70th anniversary of VE Day with a street party. There were biscuits and we sang along and danced to, songs of WW2. We also gave those who lived and fought in WW2, three cheers for bringing us peace and freedom.  

Well done to Crediton Youth U11s!!
May
10
2015

Well done to Crediton Youth U11s!!

I had a fantastic morning at St James’ Park, Exeter, this morning. It was a real privilege to watch some of our fantastic Year 6 footballers play. They did an outstanding job of battling through to penalties, where they unfortunately lost out. Considering the other team were 2 divisions above them, the Crediton Youth team […]

Year 5/6 HV become teachers with Miss Partridge!
May
10
2015

Year 5/6 HV become teachers with Miss Partridge!

Last week, Miss Venning’s Year 5/6 class successfully became teachers in their topic lessons with me, Miss Partridge. Their task was to work in groups of 4, planning, preparing and delivering a short lesson to the rest of the class. This was part of our learning about the Anglo Saxons. Each group had a different […]

BBc 500 Words Top 50 Stories
May
12
2015

BBc 500 Words Top 50 Stories

Want to read some brilliant short stories? Log on to the BBC 500 Words Website and read or listen to the top fifty finalists (from over 100,000 entries – some of which Mrs Bryant had the chance to judge on for the third year). You can read the stories on-screen or listen to them being […]

What's On?
May
11
2015

What's On?

Looking for somewhere to go, activities to take part in, a day out or perhaps a trip to the theatre? Come along to your Library and check out the NEWSDESK area.  There are brochures, leaflets and programmes galore. I have collected lots of information on local attractions, walking and cycling maps, and lots more. If […]

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 […]

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 […]

InCredible Town Square Garden
Jul
25
2013

InCredible Town Square Garden

A few of the Garden Clubbers have been helping me, Kendra, Shelley and the QE Upper Gardeners to create a garden for everyone to share, in the Town Square. On Tuesday two Judges from South West in Bloom came to see what we’ve all been up to. I took Kizzy, Alisha and Naomi with me […]

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, […]

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!
May
11
2015

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!

This morning the pupils were treated to a surprise visitor, the world record holder for the 50 meter backstroke (long course), Liam Tancock,  came to speak in our assembly. Liam kindly brought in two of his gold medals from the World Championships and his London 2012 Olympic torch. Liam talked about his motivation to succeed, […]

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 'Week 2!!!!!'
May
6
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Week 2!!!!!'

KS2: MONKEY MAYHEM Once upon a time, there was a monkey who was swinging in the trees. He banged his head and his mother told him to drink 58,663.05 litres of Water. After that, he needed a wee; he still wasn’t feeling any better. So, his mother told him to have 3,240.18 litres of Banana Juice. […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
29
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

There will only be one name on the post that tells you who has won this week, for no KS1 students have done the question this week! Please tell every Haywards KS1 student you know!

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 […]

Contact us

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

Headteacher: Emma Summerfield

Telephone:01363 772970

Fax:01363 777731