Blackboys & Framfield Pupils Help Children in Syria

Article taken from Uckfield News

Youngsters from Blackboys and Framfield schools spent yesterday learning about the conflict in Syria and donated loose change to help children there.

The primary schools, which are part of the St Thomas a Becket Federation, together raised funds for Unicef which is working to keep children warm and safe in the war torn country this winter.

There were assemblies and lessons throughout the day and at Blackboys Year Three children ran a cafe to boost fund-raising.

Children from Framfield Primary School at an assembly on their fund-raising day for Unicef. At the front of the picture are school councillors adding their loose change to a map of the world. Leon Holland-McGee, centre, prepared a presentation for fellow pupils.
Children in Year One at Blackboys Primary School who were learning about children fleeing their homes because of he conflict in Syria. School councillors Harry Stacey and Sara Larkin are also in the picture.
Blackboys school councillors Harry Stacey, Year Five, and Sara Larkin, Year Six, with a poster about a cafe being organised to raise funds for the children’s charity Unicef.

Peacocks Autumn Curriculum Newsletter – ‘Castles’

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Peacock Class topic this term is ‘castles’. If this topic interests you, or you would like to come and talk to the children about any aspect of this topic then please come and see me. We welcome parents/carers into the classroom to show, demonstrate or talk to the children to enhance their learning. Below are some of the ideas and activities that your children will be taking part in as part of the Early Years and Year 1 curriculum.

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