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Event Date
School closes normal time for half term 09/02/2018
School reopens 19/02/2018
Parent consultations meeting 4.00 - 7.00pm 22/02/2018
Parent consultation meetings 4.00 - 7.00pm 27/02/2018
Reception & KS1 Lead learner assembly 26/03/2018

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Visit the website of our Parent & Teachers Association, 'The Friends of Branfil' for more informaiton about fundraising for the school and upcoming events.
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Information from the Year 6 SATs meeting can be found under Key Information.

A reminder that nominations for our Parent Governor Vacancies must be received by Wednesday 31 January.  Nomination forms were attached to the letter or can be obtained from the office.
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NEWS & FEATURES
18/01/2018 at 09:08
 
Rock Steady
We would love to hear your views on how your child is finding the Rock Steady lessons.  Please either write or email the school with your comment... READ MORE
18/01/2018 at 08:58
 
Rock Steady
Our Rock Steady lessons are going well and all children involved are enjoying the songs and their instruments. The children have the chance to sing/pl... READ MORE
09/01/2018 at 09:00
 
Junior Travel Ambassors
Hi.

We are the Branfil JTAs (Junior Travel Ambassadors) and we would like to encourage you to car share or park and stride.  
We ... READ MORE
20/12/2017 at 15:58
 
Moz the Monster
Our school recently entered a competition at John Lewis.
Children were invited to design a new monster.  
Even though our school's entr... READ MORE
20/12/2017 at 08:34
 
Christmas Carol Concert
Mr Haskew led our Brass Band (including Mr Edwards) in playing some Christmas Carols at our Carol Concerts on Tuesday and the Choir performed to the r... READ MORE
MORE NEWS
Y1 Christmas Play
15/12/2017 at 09:45
'Best School Dinner Ever!'
15/12/2017 at 12:21
'Key To Life' Bus
10/12/2017 at 11:45
ADVERSE WEATHER
10/12/2017 at 18:10
Primary Sports Hall Athletics Competition
06/12/2017 at 13:00
Branfil Sports Crew
06/12/2017 at 13:03
All Different, All Equal
17/11/2017 at 14:52
YEAR GROUPS
Each Year Group page contains news and features as well as up to date home learning and objective information.
RECEPTION
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Adding
We have started putting numbers together! This week, we used the 10 frames (egg boxes) to help add two sets of objects together. The children were able to use the 10 frames to help visualise amounts and count on.
YEAR 1
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Phonics Information Meeting 30.1.18
As per our calendar dates, the Phonics Information Meeting will be held on Tuesday 30th January 2018 9:00-9:40am. In this meeting parents or carers will be given information about how we teach Phonics in Year 1 and the National Phonics Screening Test. We look forward to seeing you.
YEAR 2
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This week we have been using a range of resources in our maths lessons to begin to explore division. 
YEAR 3
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Design and Technology
YEAR 4
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RE
In RE this week we have been making leaflets about Diwali.
YEAR 5
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Volleyball
This term year 5 are learning about the game 'volleyball'. We have been practising our 'volley' skills ready to put into games later in the term. All the children have been enjoying the lessons. Maybe they can show you some of their new skills at home.   
YEAR 6
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
We all enjoyed the performance put on by the 'Young Shakespeare Company.'

What a fantastic and fun afternoon! Thank you to all the children who took part - you were brilliant.

Year 6 are looking forward to the follow-up work next week, they've certainly enjoyed the start to the topic.