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Broad Heath’s Donation to Guide Dogs

Year 3 were very lucky to have a visit from Frank from the Guide dogs. He brought Kevin and his guide dog, Freddy kindly came to speak to us about his experiences. We decided to hold a fundraiser to raise money for the Guide dogs. As a year group we held a cake and biscuit […]

Amy G Visit

We had a special visitor today, Amy G! Amy G is a professional singer who came to Broad Heath to talk to the children about online safety and bullying and how these can be avoided, prevented and stopped. She also spoke about British Values and this is where our children had the opportunity to share […]

Year 5 Summer 1 Spellings

SHARKS GROUP   Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Revision Root Words Root words Homophones Review jewellery press ready farther convenience appearance impress readily father correspond hygiene suppress readiness practice criticise whether depressed infect practise curiosity exaggerate please disinfect compliment definite disastrous pleasure infectious complement desperate receipt displease infection stationary determined […]

Roots to Food

The children had a fantastic visit from a professional Chef from Roots to Food, Darren. Darren spoke with the children about what food can keep us healthy and what foods we should have, but not have lots of. The children surprised Darren with how much they knew about keeping healthy and their knowledge about food […]

Book Recommendation

It is one of the children’s book, I couldn’t help but love “The Ice Monster”. It is the story of a little orphan called Elsie living in London in 1899 who hears stories of an “Ice Monster” that is coming to the city. She is so curious about this and finds her way into the […]

Spring 2 Year 5 Portfolio Page

Hi Year 5, Here are your portfolio pages for this term. We hope you have had fun learning and enjoyed this term. Take a look at your learning and please leave a comment. What have you enjoyed about this term? Have you had fun? What would you like to learn? Have a lovely safe break […]

HSBC School Bank

Today was our last bank opening until after Easter. Since the start of the year many children have opened a new account and started saving for their future. To encourage saving, the children were given a raffle ticket every time they put money into their account. Today we drew the raffle and had 3 Easter […]

YouTube: Parent Information

PLEASE READ:We, as a school, have come to the decision to advise you as parents to stop your children from using YouTube. This decision has come about because of the current level of inappropriate content that is being shared on the site. Under the sites rules, no child at BH is old enough to use […]

Year 5 – Board Games

Year 5 children made some amazing games to support younger children to develop their Spanish directional vocabulary! Have a look at some of the games and see how they reinforce the key words. Could you please explain what your game is and how it is played.  Test the game and evaluate it. What worked well? […]

Guide Dog Fundraiser

Year 3 have been extremely busy this week! We have held a fundraising event to raise money for the guide dog charity, so we decided to hold a cake and biscuit sale and also guess the name of the puppy to try and raise as much money for the Guide Dogs as possible. All the […]

KS2 – Summer 1 ICT Club

In Summer 1, we have an ICT club for KS2-Years 4,5 and 6.  This is an opportunity for children to learn new skills on the computer, complete challenges on the blog, go on education city and purple mash.  The club will start on Wednesday 1st May 2019 from 3.15 – 4  for 4 weeks.  If […]

Summer 1 After School Club

In summer 1 there will be a girls football after school club. This club will be open for girls in year 4 , 5 and 6 and will run on a Monday until 4.00pm for three weeks. If you would like to attend please see Miss Shilton for a letter.

Young Ambassadors – the next mission!

On Tuesday 2nd April our young ambassadors will be helping Coventry tourist board evaluate a new Coventry Young Explorers Discovery Trail. Our year 5 ambassadors will travel to the city centre in the minibus, have a briefing, complete the trail, then meet for drinks/biscuits and receive a pin badge as a thank you. Make sure […]

Are you a model Broad Heath citizen?

Children in phase assembly today heard about two exciting opportunities for current Year 5 children when they join Year 6 – see the attached flyer! Year 5 and 6 staff will be a keeping a close eye on all children to see who truly deserves these treats. A decision will be made in the summer […]

Fundraising for Guide Dogs

The children in year 3 are holding a charity fundraising event this week as part of their PSHE learning. They have chosen the Guide Dogs charity and would love to raise money to help train and care for the dogs. Please help us by buying some cakes and biscuits from the diner at break times […]

Year 5: Example of an adventure story (homework)

For those of you writing your own adventure story for your homework, here’s one to help. A long time ago in a far-off land, a land which was full of magical creatures, lay a beautiful, sleepy village. Throughout the hill, you could find stunning cottages built with white, clean walls and black, wooden beams. Right […]

SMSC Drama

The children spent some time imagining a life without Laws. They were tasked with creating freeze frames to show what it would be like if certain laws were abolished. These are examples of their freeze frames. Which laws do you think have been abolished? Comment below.

Year 5 Maths Homework

Hi everyone, Here are some problems for you to have a go at solving based on our recent fractions learning. Have a go at all of them or one of your choice, and solve them in your homework books. Good luck!

Spring 2 Awards – 2019

Key Stage 1/EYFS Class Certificate of Excellence Certificate of Recognition Citizen of the Week Nursery AM Charis Nursery PM Aiza RR Ianis Khadeeja Meena RW Aryan Muhammad Y Myiesha RB Marwah Muhammad Amina 1R Caleb Inayha Tana 1W Aro Hasbia Rayyana 1B Maddox Redir Sarah 2R Samanta Aysha Hammad 2W Zakariah D Gufran Safa 2B […]

Road Safety on Stoney Stanton Road

I’ve had a call from a lady at the learning centre on Red Lane. Several of her staff pass the school on the way to work and are getting increasingly concerned that children are not using the crossing and are running across the road. One staff member had to slam the brakes on and they […]

Broad Heath Coventry Young Ambassadors

Our Coventry Young Ambassadors have recently attended training for their important role and some Year 5 ambassadors helped welcome visitors to the Morning of Music. As we approach 2020 (Tokyo Olympics) and 2021 (Coventry City of Culture) they are going to be busier than ever! Ambassadors: 1 – Please complete the attached questionnaire as explained […]

Seeing worrying things online

There’s been a lot of talk of children seeing and hearing upsetting things online. These things are not nice but, if you know what to do, you can minimize the negative impact. The BH Online Safety Monitors have made a video to help you understand the things YOU can do if you’re ever in that […]

Caterpillar Live! Week 3 update!

On Friday last week, our caterpillars began to move to the top of their habitats and start to form their Chrysalises. We had to be very careful and not move them during this time. By Monday Morning, they had hardened enough to move them from their jars, clean them and put them in their new […]