SSET Schools News

Fantastic last week of term of Norfolk

26 March 2018

During Norfolk's last week of term before the Easter break, they held an Easter parent’s craft session. Everybody had a lovely time creating some impressive Easter art. Parents joined the pupils and staff for tea and coffee during these sessions and also for their coffee afternoons. The 'Shine' morning group…

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Walk to school with a Hobbit!

26 March 2018

As part a drive to increase the health and well being of the children at Phillimore, over 100 children walked to school with Bilbo Baggins!! Children and families joined them for a lovely walk into school followed by an assembly with Bilbo on being active. What a fantastic way to…

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Sheffield Sharks visit Phillimore

26 March 2018

On Wednesday 28 February, Sheffield Sharks came to work with the Year 6 children about anti-bullying and staying safe on the internet. They also showed them a few basketball moves!!

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Y1 & Y2 at Norfolk visit the English Institute of Sport

19 March 2018

On Monday, Year 1 visited the English Institute of Sport (EIS) to take part in a large range of different sporting activities. Throughout the day children had the opportunity to develop a range of physical skills as well as practising their collaborative skills. All of the children were keen to…

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Cycling activity for Acres Hill's Y3 pupils

19 March 2018

On Friday 9th March children from Y3 Sycamore took part in a cycling activity. Some of the children were very nervous about riding a bike as they had not done it before, but with a little bit of practise they realised that it was nothing to be scared of and…

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Sheffield children takeover Town Hall

12 March 2018

Last week, hundreds of Sheffield school children, including pupils from SSET took over the Council chamber to take part in a debate over issues that matter to their generation including school uniform, sugary snacks and mobile phones before voting on outcomes as a group. The event was organised by Sheffield…

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Staff training and sharing best practice at Manor Lodge

12 March 2018

Staff in school took part in lots of training this week too. Seven KS2 TA’s attended a teaching assistant conference organised by SSELP, sharing good practice with other support staff across local schools. The Key Stage 1 teachers have been working intensively with Jamie Heathcote, a very skilled maths consultant.…

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Articulate competition

12 March 2018

Manor Lodge took part in an ‘Articulate’ competition at Acres Hill. Four Y5 pupils competed against other teams from SSELP schools. It was lots of fun but also a great learning experience. Plans to replicate the competition and use the game to develop articulacy in school are underway. <o :p></o>…

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