Class R Blue Blog 19-20Tiny seeds grow mighty trees

‘Room on the Broom’ in Reception Blue

It has been another very busy week in a Reception Blue. Our focus story this week was ‘Room on the Broom’ by Julia Donaldson. We read the story and shared our favourite bits, talked about animals that can and can’t fly, discussed why the witch was a good witch and even created potions! We hope […]

Reception Blue visit Mars!

This week our story was ‘Marshmallows for Martians’ by Adam and Charlotte Guillain, and we enjoyed visiting Mars and meeting the Martians who live there! Please have a look at our video to see our challenges from the week. Which part of the week did you enjoy the most and why? If you met a […]

Reception Homework

Green/ Blue group – To find qu, nk and ng words from your reading books. If your reading books do not have any words with these sounds, have a look at the words below and write them into your homework books. Yellow/ Orange – To find sh and ch words from your reading books. If […]

Spring 1 Awards – 2020

Key Stage 1/EYFS Class Certificate of Excellence Certificate of Recognition Citizen of the Week Nursery AM Murtaza Nursery PM Iqra S RR Neda Halima Minnah RW Kinza Aiza Ilyas RB Maya Hamida Muhammad B 1R Arfa Keaton Ammar 1W Nihal Aryan Madeeha 1B Hudayfa Haarun Nma 2R Noah Lusardo Aalya 2W Kirtan Sania Rayyana 2B […]

Wednesday 5th February 2020 – Read Aloud Day

World Read Aloud Day is February 5, 2020! A 2015 study has found that children are exposed to a larger vocabulary from books which are read to them rather than from conversations with adults. This is because we tend to speak with the same 5000 most popular words. While books — even picture books — […]

Finishing Times

Good afternoon parents, We will be releasing Reception, Years 1 and 2 children at 3;10 pm every day. They will not be receiving less teaching time, as there will not be an afternoon outdoor break as such. A 5 minute break will be introduced for children to go to the toilet etc We will also […]

A great week in Reception Blue!

What a super start to the new term we have had in Reception Blue. We listened to the story of The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and then took part in lots of fun, challenging activities. We used our positional language to describe where the mouse was, used adjectives to describe the Gruffalo and role-played the […]

Please spread the word!

Mrs Hurt found the link below and thought it would be extremely helpful to share it with as many of our wonderful families as possible. Free nearly new baby items on Friday 10th January 2020 from 12.30-2.30pm at the Swan Centre (behind Norton House) on Bird Street, just behind the Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre […]

Even Healthier Packed Lunches!

As you already know we want to ensure ALL of the children at Broad Heath have the best possible start in life. We strive for our children to achieve academically but also be confident, sociable and healthy. Lunch is an important meal for children to provide energy and nutrients to keep them going throughout the afternoon. … The […]

Reception 2020-Final Days for admission!!

Entry to Reception from September 2020 Applications can be made from: 1 September 2019 Closing date: 15 January 2020 How parents should apply: The school admissions website is: Parents are encouraged to apply online via the Parent Portal at The service will be available from 1 September 2019 until the closing date of […]

Brick Wall Prize Spring 1 2020

Happy new year and welcome back to everyone at Broad Heath. This term, the reward for the winners of the brick wall will be . . . HOT CHOCOLATE AND MARSH MALLOWS (halal)! You can earn the bricks from your Teachers, Year Leaders, Pastoral Team, Office Staff and Leadership Team. Please make the most of […]

Remarkable Reception!

Today was another special day, which began with Mrs Dahil inviting me to help deliver the boxes and gifts that our remarkable families had provided for those less fortunate than ourselves. Let me start at the beginning, it all started with Mr Mahmood posting a blog and the Reception children and very caring parents being […]

A big Thank you to Mr. Newman

It gives great satisfaction to say that we recognise and respect all the valuable skills, knowledge and all the positive qualities that Mr. Newman instilled onto us and thank him for all his time and effort shaping our library. We need to express our gratitude to him for all his contributions. Mr. Newman will be […]

Glorious Grandparents!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and at Broad Heath it just got even better. We were fortunate enough to have many grandparents join our Broad Heath family. Thank you to the nana’s, grandpa’s, grandma’s, granddad’s, nano’s, dziadunio’s, babcia’s, dada’s and dadi’s. We can not wait to see you again!

Grandparents Day 2019 Update

We are really looking forward to meeting you tomorrow between 10.00am-11.15am. Please use the gates at either Webster park entrance or St Pauls Road and make your way to the main office. Our Year 6 councillors will be eagerly waiting to greet you! See you all tomorrow Mrs Raja-Khan

Competition Winners

Well done to those who entered the ‘Unique Competition.’ The winners were announced in this morning’s challenge assembly and they were awarded their prize, which is a copy of the ‘Strong and Mighty Max‘ book signed by Mani Love and Kristina Gray. There is also a unique message for each winner from Mrs Frankish. Well […]

Reception Shoebox Appeal

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! This year, Reception are hoping to donate a shoebox full of necessities to the homeless in time for Christmas.🎄 Join our appeal and give however you can. If you do, please consider the following: hats, gloves, socks, toiletries, chocolate, sweets or biscuits. Please give your items to […]