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    Brilliant Book Term 3

    Who's been brilliant this week?


    Friday 22nd January 2021


    Harrison- for writing his name, his mummy's name and his daddy's name!

    Betsy, Juno and Paloma - for brilliant working together to link the chain pieces to go all the way from the door in nursery across the decking to the gate!

    Mae - for learning to play the piano!

    Elijah - for lovely turn taking on the bikes!

    Jackson - for doing super vacuuming at home!

    Simon - for brilliant puzzle making!

    Ezra - for being super brave when he had his pre-school jabs



    Dilys - brilliant mountain climbing with Monty! 

    Fjóla - beautiful handwriting and a great cat land for a new story setting 

    Milo - excellent number pair work using dice and smarties!

    Archie - great beach painting for a new story setting.

    Isabel - fantastic phonics work

    Lyra - great writing and illustrations with your work

    Rory - brilliant snow in space picture with chalk and super sentence work



    Lola - great job ordering numbers!

    Madison - reading all her H.F. words!

    Leif - Amazing effort with all of his home learning and wonderful use of commas in a list

    Suzy - Writing an amazing story independently and filming it as an audiobook!

    Lola -  Amazing maths work with Miss White

    Madison - Having amazing motivation to learn at home and school

    Juno - An amazing opening to her story 'Little Orange Riding Hood' including adjectives!

    riley - Super fluent reading. Amazing progress Riley.



    Jake - Super sewing practice with his stitching of a button

    Jago - Great sewing on his smiley face flag

    Freddie - Detailed sewing practice and following a template

    Ruby - Beautiful sewing practice with her vintage style purse

    Flo - For going above and beyond with EVERYTHING (especially her shadow animals)

    Lola - Dividing by 8 (WOW)

    Kit - An outstanding piece of writing and brilliant contributions to our Y4 Maths LIVE session



    Mabel - excellent sentence uplevelling. 

    Finlay - really positive attitude to home learning and online sessions

    Summer, Mabel, Finley C, Zy - brilliant relative clauses booklets.

    Bash - Brilliant Amazon River poster using the facts from our online session.

    Casper - entertaining and accurate relative clauses

    Gabriel - brilliant Amazon River poster full of information

    Noth - fantastic postcard from the Amazon

    Naomi - Brilliant scientific drawing of parts of a flower

    Naomi - Super Amazon poster

    Arthur - fabulous scientific diagram of parts of a flower

    Meghan - Brilliant comprehension skills and super realtive clause booklet

    Elizabeth - Brilliant dissection of a plant work

    Prim - Brilliant work handed in every day!

    Finlay L - brilliant long multiplication work!

    Bash - excellent descriptions of the different layers of the Rainforest

    Noth - brilliant map work on the continents

    Ella - beautifully presented work on the layers of the rainforest

    Milly - fabulous descriptive writing

    Salome - Brilliant Amazon poster



    Connor - for a lovely piece of creative writing applying a range of literary techniques. Well done!

    Perry - for a wonderfully descriptive and detailed piece of creative writing about the rainforest and sharing this aloud in our live session. Fabulous work! 

    Freddie - for making an incredible model of an Anglo-Saxon house. You put so much effort into this task and really went above and beyond. Seriously proud teacher alert - see the Owls webpage to see pictures of the creation. 

    William P - for being really creative by making Oreo cakes using a new recipe and teaching the class about this during our live lesson. Miss Greenwood will certainly be trying this recipe out - yummy! 

    Bonnie - for working assiduously with her home learning and producing work to be really proud of. 

    Luke - for an incredible Anglo-Saxon house using a range of materials and techniques. You should be very proud!



    Miss Greenwood is nominating Flo in Buzzards for a Brilliant Book for engaging in an extra task from the Owls home learning and making a fantastic Anglo-Saxon house with her brother Freddie. 






    Friday 15th January 2021




    Jackson - for brilliant wake and shake at home!

    Alice - for super fritter making!

    Max C - for using the nursery toilets for the first time!

    Max B - for great throwing and catching!

    Kit - for making an amazing fish!

    Theo - for a beautiful frozen collage!

    Harrison - for great throwing and catching!

    Simon - for making a brilliant robot out of the big builder!

    Juno - for making beautiful butterfly prints!

    Annu - for lots of lovely watercolour paintings!





    Ollie, Shayla, Emilia, Archie and Sophie for being brilliant Kestrels and coping so well with our new way of working in Kestrels this week.

    But also......

    Archie - for brilliant instruction writing

    Ollie - for trying really hard with his letter formation

    Shayla - and Emilia for working really hard with their one more/ one less problems

    Sophie - for careful planning and creating of her car in DT

    Isabel & Lyra - a very warm welcome to you both and well done for joining in the live sessions and working hard, you look like you have always been with us in Kestrels.

    Poppy - Brilliant 'long' train making and computer work.

    Hazel - Amazing astronaut picture.

    All of Kestrel's children that have come to sessions and worked hard at home - I am super proud of you all.





    Harri - A wonderful missing poster about Red Riding Hood.

    Daisy C - Creating some beautiful art work to raise money for charity.

    Matthew - Excellent independent writing at home using adjectives.

    Nylah - Working so hard at home with great motivation to learn.

    Sammy - Wonderful writing and amazing involvement in our live lessons.

    Maeve - Doing extra writing to retell the story of The Little Red Riding Hood and using conjunctions

    Riley - Working SO hard at home on his phonics, maths and writing.

    Bibi - Joining in during our live sessions and amazing piano practice which Miss Mills had the pleasure of watching!

    Merry - Sewing a lovely little bag all on her own and wonderful sentences using speech and !.

    Matthew – cursive letters and great maths.

    I wish I could add all of them to be honest as they've all been wonderful at adapting to this new way of learning!!





    Sid - For amazing multiplication and division work

    Matthew - For stunning piano playing

    Keir - For beautiful watercolour of an albatross

    Sam - A fantastic poster on China and some proud contributions to our home learning sessions

    Meryn - For an amazing drawing of a Mosque

    Walt - For really pushing himself with his home learning of languages

    Hayden - For his incredibly descriptive writing





    Bash - For fantastic writing -  including a relative clause.

          Mabel - Brilliant Michael Morpurgo poster

          Finley C - super piece of writing and sharing it with everyone on Teams!

          Casper - excellent slow writing, even using speech marks.

          Primrose - Brilliant vocabulary choices in her slow writing

          Charlie C - fantastic slow writing.

          Primrose - excellent Michael Morpurgo poster and fabulous fronted adverbials!

          Kristian - great Michael Morpurgo drawing

          Casper - fantastic Noah’s Ark comic strip in RE

          Milly - Excellent writing - really effective vocabulary choices

          Arthur - For general hard work and positive attitude

    Elizabeth - for being totally organised and having extra resources including an atlas to hand

         Tabby - Brilliant effort in producing her Michael Morpurgo poster.





    Jasmine - for finding a phenomenal 116 words for our English task that start and end with the letter 'e'. What a brilliant achievement!

    Elliott - for excellent engagement with your home learning. You have produced some fantastic work and have been exhibiting a brilliant work ethic. Proud teacher alert!

    Rosa N - for working assiduously with your home learning this week. You have approached the tasks set with enthusiasm and an admirable work ethic. Great work!

    Amelia - for designing and making a brilliant space themed poster about the planets. I cannot wait to proudly display it in the classroom. Thank you and well done! 

    Humphrey - a wonderful and creative approach to his home learning task. Proud teacher alert!






    Meryn (Buzzards) for a beautiful French fruit drawing - great detail on the fruit and perfect French.

    Freddie M (Buzzards) for his French fruit drawing with lots of additional description. Very impressive!



    We hope that you are keeping well and having lots of fun learning from home.