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Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations
Apr
25
2016

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations

This week the children in Year Three are learning all about William Shakespeare. They will be finding out about his life, The Globe Theatre and the plays he wrote. Monday Today we have found out all about Shakespeare’s life and the Globe Theatre. We also listened to the beginning of Macbeth…  If you would like to […]

Happy Birthday Your Majesty!
Apr
25
2016

Happy Birthday Your Majesty!

This week the children in LKS2 celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday with a rousing rendition of ‘Happy Birthday’ and then 90 cheers!

New teachers in Y1LH (photos to follow)
Mar
26
2016

New teachers in Y1LH (photos to follow)

The new teachers in Miss Hammett’s class looked remarkably like the Year 5 children in Miss Partridge’s Maths group…   Here they are working one-to-one with children in Year 1, helping them to understand adding and subtracting 10. The Year 5s made fantastic teachers and we were equally impressed with how hard the Year 1s […]

LKS2 Greek Theatre Project
Mar
16
2016

LKS2 Greek Theatre Project

In LKS2 we are really excited because, next week, we are going to be turning our class-authored Greek Myths into plays. We are really looking forward to taking part in drama, art and dance sessions. Parents are welcome to come and watch our plays on Thursday 24th, in the morning. Performance times for each class […]

World Book Day in UKS2 (Year 5 and 6)
Mar
7
2016

World Book Day in UKS2 (Year 5 and 6)

Last week, for World Book Day, our unit dressed up as characters from Roald Dahl books. When asked a few weeks ago, the children asked to have the chance to write a story. So, the children had a go at writing a 100 word saga (based on a historical event). This was a really tricky […]

Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations
Apr
25
2016

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations

This week the children in Year Three are learning all about William Shakespeare. They will be finding out about his life, The Globe Theatre and the plays he wrote. Monday Today we have found out all about Shakespeare’s life and the Globe Theatre. We also listened to the beginning of Macbeth…  If you would like to […]

Singing Playground Song Leaders
Mar
3
2016

Singing Playground Song Leaders

On Monday, we took 29 Song Leaders to Merton for some Singing Playground training. It was a full day, with lots of singing, lots of fun and a little bit of boogie. The kids were amazing, so brave and willing to have a go at all of the songs. Some got special awards for joining […]

Poetry Café in Miss Down's Class
Feb
29
2016

Poetry Café in Miss Down's Class

To finish off our last block of English work, we took part in a poetry café. During the afternoon, we got to choose our snacks off a menu (pancakes!) and perform the poems we had written to the rest of the class. We had great fun as you can see from these photos:

Ireland Vs Wales
Feb
26
2016

Ireland Vs Wales

Ireland Vs Wales 6 Nations Tag   On Tuesday, we (Wales) visited our friends at Brampford Speake (Ireland) for some tag rugby fun.   We won the first game 6-4 and lost the second 9-7. Our whole team were a credit to the school, showing great sportsmanship and teamwork.   Special praise should be given […]

Amy's Hero Morning
Feb
11
2016

Amy's Hero Morning

We had a fantastic morning with Amy’s Armadillo’s on Wednesday, learning about the Jewish festival of Purim and the Hindu festival of Holi which are celebrated all over the world, including in Britain. Mr Bamber read us the story of Esther and we made happy or sad sounds with instruments, depending on whether the characters […]

Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations
Apr
25
2016

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations

This week the children in Year Three are learning all about William Shakespeare. They will be finding out about his life, The Globe Theatre and the plays he wrote. Monday Today we have found out all about Shakespeare’s life and the Globe Theatre. We also listened to the beginning of Macbeth…  If you would like to […]

Happy Birthday Your Majesty!
Apr
25
2016

Happy Birthday Your Majesty!

This week the children in LKS2 celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday with a rousing rendition of ‘Happy Birthday’ and then 90 cheers!

New teachers in Y1LH (photos to follow)
Mar
26
2016

New teachers in Y1LH (photos to follow)

The new teachers in Miss Hammett’s class looked remarkably like the Year 5 children in Miss Partridge’s Maths group…   Here they are working one-to-one with children in Year 1, helping them to understand adding and subtracting 10. The Year 5s made fantastic teachers and we were equally impressed with how hard the Year 1s […]

LKS2 Greek Theatre Project
Mar
16
2016

LKS2 Greek Theatre Project

In LKS2 we are really excited because, next week, we are going to be turning our class-authored Greek Myths into plays. We are really looking forward to taking part in drama, art and dance sessions. Parents are welcome to come and watch our plays on Thursday 24th, in the morning. Performance times for each class […]

World Book Day in UKS2 (Year 5 and 6)
Mar
7
2016

World Book Day in UKS2 (Year 5 and 6)

Last week, for World Book Day, our unit dressed up as characters from Roald Dahl books. When asked a few weeks ago, the children asked to have the chance to write a story. So, the children had a go at writing a 100 word saga (based on a historical event). This was a really tricky […]

World Book Day Parade
Mar
4
2016

World Book Day Parade

Here are an amazing cast of magical and mythical creatures and book characters created by our imaginative members of Lower Key Stage 2. Can you recognise your friends?    

WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK DAY!
Mar
4
2016

WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK DAY!

We all had a brilliant day celebrating books and reading in lots of different ways – from pyjama parties for sharing bedtime stories, to an abundance of Roald Dahl characters and a great variety of mythical and magical creatures. Years 3 & 4 were spellbound by a super story-teller. Lots of amazing book-related artwork was created which I am sure […]

READ FOR MY SCHOOL CHALLENGE update
Feb
29
2016

READ FOR MY SCHOOL CHALLENGE update

Can we make it 1,000 books by World Book Day this Thursday? Well done to all of you in KS2 who have been registering each book you read on the RFMS website.  As I write this we have just reached a total of 960 books read, so I am sure we can break the 1,000 […]

DON'T MISS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO ENTER STORY COMPETITION!
Feb
23
2016

DON'T MISS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO ENTER STORY COMPETITION!

  The deadline to enter the 500 Word Story Competition is at 7.00pm THIS Thursday 25th February. If you do want to enter and haven’t yet submitted your story to the website, now is the time to do it.  Please don’t leave it until the last minute in case there are problems with the website […]

Keep up the Reading!
Feb
12
2016

Keep up the Reading!

Don’t forget to spend some time with a book (or maybe lots of them) over the half-term holiday. As you complete each one, make sure you add it to your total  on the “Read for My School” website. It’s been great to watch the total going up and up each day – we’re up to […]

READING ROUNDABOUT BOOKS ARE HERE!
Feb
8
2016

READING ROUNDABOUT BOOKS ARE HERE!

                  Come and see –                                      lots of lovely new books in your Library for you to read and enjoy: Everyone in KS2 was involved in choosing new books for our Library.  You did this by taking part in the Reading Roundabout activity with Nicola Cowling from the School Library Service.  This involved two very […]

Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Ireland Vs Wales
Feb
26
2016

Ireland Vs Wales

Ireland Vs Wales 6 Nations Tag   On Tuesday, we (Wales) visited our friends at Brampford Speake (Ireland) for some tag rugby fun.   We won the first game 6-4 and lost the second 9-7. Our whole team were a credit to the school, showing great sportsmanship and teamwork.   Special praise should be given […]

Football - Hayward's Vs Landscore - 3/12/2015
Dec
8
2015

Football - Hayward's Vs Landscore - 3/12/2015

The Hayward’s Y5 and 6 football team played Landscore last Wednesday. It was the first game between the two teams this year and both sets of players were very keen to get their season off to a winning start. The first team’s game was very competitive, Landscore took an early lead through a well worked […]

This Girl Can - Week Three
Oct
23
2015

This Girl Can - Week Three

  This week at ‘This Girl Can’ we played tennis, but we found it pretty hard so we turned it into Volley Ball, with a cool beach ball! It was awesome. It was fun but it made us all exhausted! We played Queen of the court where the winner stays on. It was great because […]

This Girl Can - A new club
Oct
23
2015

This Girl Can - A new club

Wednesdays 3:30 – 4:30 open to all the girls in years four, five and six.   This week we started a new club called this girl can. It’s a sports club for girls. It’s in the school  hall or the field depending on the weather. Any girls in  Y4, Y5 and Y6 can come.  We do sports and dance and […]

Swimming Gala
Oct
22
2015

Swimming Gala

The Hayward’s swimming team had a brilliant swimming gala! Overall, the team came second out of 12 schools. Everyone swam brilliantly, especially Thanushri, Joe Douglas and Melissa Gould who won their races and Sophie Wyer who came second in her’s. The medley relay team also won their race by the narrowest of margins (Tommy Grinney, […]

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, […]

Children in Need
Dec
1
2015

Children in Need

Bravo ! Hayward’s Primary School you raised over £300! That’s a lot! Some of the school council have delivered all the money to Lloyds bank – it was Callum, Tom, Hannah and Josh. Well done Hayward’s Primary School and thank you for taking part for children in need and every class got a diploma for […]

Amazing athlete leaves us awestruck!
Jul
1
2015

Amazing athlete leaves us awestruck!

We were extremely lucky to welcome British gymnast and 2010 Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist Steve Jehu into school this morning.   The children took part in a circuit training session with Steve and Jo and then Steve wowed us all in an assembly.   This was a very special opportunity for us to meet such […]

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, […]

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

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 […]

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

Headteacher: Emma Summerfield

Telephone:01363 772970

Fax:01363 777731

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