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Monthly Archives: June 2015

Y1’s Rain Rescue visit!

Written on June 29, 2015 at 3:55 pm, by

Last week Year One had some very special visitors! We had some volunteers from a local animal rescue charity who brought some of their gorgeous doggies in to see us! Rain Rescue look after neglected and abandoned animals and aim to find them a ‘forever home’. We met Dolly who had been badly neglected, but  Continue Reading »

Y5 Breaking News!

Written on June 29, 2015 at 3:55 pm, by

We have been looking at the Egyptian pharaoh, Cleopatra, during our topic lessons. Have a look at our News Report about her death…   Cleopatra from Totley Primary School on Vimeo.

Bike It Breakfast

Written on June 26, 2015 at 10:15 am, by

Our brilliant Y5/Y6 Bike It officers arrived at school early this morning to help prepare a delicious breakfast for children who came to school by bike or scooter. Fruity pancakes went down an absolute treat (with a dollop or two of Golden Syrup!) Thank you also to Amy, our official Bike It rep, who was  Continue Reading »

Y4 meet Jeremy Strong!

Written on June 25, 2015 at 4:24 pm, by

We had a great morning meeting the famous children’s author, Jeremy Strong. Take a look at our video.

Dream Mile!!

Written on June 25, 2015 at 4:03 pm, by

The annual Dream Mile took place at Totley Primary School today with our Y5’s and Y6’s competing against each other for the best ‘dream mile’ time. It was a glorious day and with the whole school looking on, the children put 100% effort into their run and everyone completed it in under 15 minutes. Arran, Ben  Continue Reading »

Promotion of British Values

Written on June 25, 2015 at 11:27 am, by

Promotion of British Values At Totley Primary School we believe that, through high quality Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural provision and underlying ethos of the school, all children achieve their full potential as well developing a full understanding of their role within their community. This ultimately means that our children leave the school at the  Continue Reading »

FS2 Sea Life Trip

Written on June 24, 2015 at 9:17 am, by

This half term FS2 have been asking the question “What lives under the sea?” We went to the Sea Life Centre in Manchester with Year 1 and 2 and found out! Have a look at our Animoto to share our day.

Let’s hear it for the dads!

Written on June 19, 2015 at 3:06 pm, by

We had a very special atmosphere in school today as dads, brothers, grandads and uncles joined us for a special lunch to celebrate Father’s Day. As usual, Amy and her fabulous kitchen team went the extra mile in making sure that the dining room looked fantastic. Banners, bunting and special balloons were all on show  Continue Reading »

Athletes do us proud in City Finals

Written on June 19, 2015 at 11:33 am, by

Well done to our Y5 and Y6 athletes who all turned in super performances at last night’s event at Woodbourn Road stadium. Having done extremely well to qualify from the heats a fortnight ago, we had representation in the following events: Y5 – mixed relay, girls walk, girls 60m sprint Y6 – mixed relay, girls  Continue Reading »

A very sporty week for Y5!

Written on June 12, 2015 at 5:12 pm, by

Not only have year 5 competed in the School’s Sports day today, but they have also have two other tournaments this week! On Wednesday, we had the opportunity to use all of the Cricket skills which we have learnt during our PE lessons in a tournament with other schools. We had 3 teams: Boys, Girls,  Continue Reading »