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Goodbye to a wonderful Year 2! It is with a very heavy heart that we say goodbye to our year two .  You have had a fantastic year and each and every one of you have made the school and your parents and carers so proud. Thank you for being so kind and caring and for working your socks off […]
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Sunny the Meerkat As all you Twitter followers may be aware, the Year 1 children had a very special visitor who came to see them. Sunny the Meerkat arrived at Minet hoping to have a wonderful time. Unfortunately something terrible happened…. he was kidnapped and the school library was ruined! The children used their detective skills to work out the […]
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Nursery During the holidays the nursery children had some home learning to do. The children had the opportunity to grow a bean, water it and take care of it. Look how they have grown now we are back at nursery! This home learning was helping the children to understand that things begin to grow over time, how things change and […]
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Learning about the United Kingdom  This half term Year 1 have been learning about the United Kingdom and its four countries. As a special treat, each Year 1 classroom became a country for the day. Each class visited all 4 countries and took part in an activity based around that country. Lavender class became Wales, and the children created a […]
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Our Year Two Ball The Year Two children were transformed into Princes and Princesses for the day at our Year Two Ball! The hall was decorated beautifully by the teachers and the children even entered on a glittery, red carpet. Paparazzi took their photos as the children collected their drinks and sat at the spectacular dining tables. The children enjoyed […]
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Reception Classes had their first ever afterschool club this Spring half term and as you can see it was very successful. The children learned how to improve their flexibility and concentration. It also helped them to relax through fun and engaging classes—we even had some of the teachers join in! What a great experience the children have had. Thank you […]
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What wonderful performances by our children! A big ‘Well done’ to all our nursery children in the performance of their Christmas songs. You were all amazing!  It takes a lot of courage to stand up on stage and perform in front of a big audience. Thank you to all our parents for your support and joining in with the singing […]
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  WOW! In support of our continuous charity fundraising ethos in school, the children of Minet Infant and Nursery school came in to school with spotty clothes, to support the ‘Children in Need’ charity. Pupils and staff all contributed money to support this fundraising event and all monies will go towards the Children in Need charity. We are extremely proud […]
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  Harvest Festival Celebration        Children in Reception and KS1 took part in a special Harvest assembly last week. As well as learning about the meaning of Harvest Festival, the children thoroughly enjoyed helping to act out the story of the Little Red Hen using puppets. Children learnt about the importance of helping their friends and working together […]
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A special welcome as we start our Autumn Term and we hope you all had an enjoyable summer. The children have all settled back wonderfully – especially those who are starting school here at Minet for the very first time! In Nursery we wish to welcome back our existing children and we can see that they are eager to return […]
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