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Story sharing in Year 3
Sep
11
2016

Story sharing in Year 3

The Year 3 children were busy last week writing stories to show off their writing skills at the start of the year. On Friday, the two classes got together to share their stories with friends across the year group. It was fun to see the children excitedly reading to their partners and with such expression! […]

Orienteering fun in Year 3
Sep
11
2016

Orienteering fun in Year 3

The Year 3 topic this term is ‘Meandering Through Maps’. Here are a couple of photos of a fun orienteering session the Year 3 children took part in. They had to follow a map to find clues to crack a code.

Maths shape fun in Year 3 Miss Partridge
Sep
11
2016

Maths shape fun in Year 3 Miss Partridge

Here are some photos of us having fun experimenting with shapes…

Are you still waiting for your letter from Hogwarts?
Jul
6
2016

Are you still waiting for your letter from Hogwarts?

This summer Hannah’s (Dame Hannah Roger’s Trust) at Seale Hayne, in Newton Abbot, are hosting a range of events based on the illustrations of Harry Potter. There is an exhibition, a chance to try Quidditch as well as a whole range of magical activities. For more details visit their website “Words are, in my not so […]

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE
Jul
1
2016

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE

Phew, the Challenge is over!  Well done everyone for recording all the time you spent reading during this week-long challenge.  Did you surprise yourselves at just how much reading you do? Mrs Saunders’ class were in first place in school, reading for 14,247 minutes, with Miss Hayball’s class not far behind.  The challenge was open […]

Year 5/6 enjoy Maths visit from Mr Blagden (QE)
Jun
27
2016

Year 5/6 enjoy Maths visit from Mr Blagden (QE)

This afternoon, Miss Partridge and Miss Venning’s class are enjoying a special visit from Mr Blagden and his helper, from QE.   They did some fun activities with us, including an investigation to do with making sure teachers weren’t allowed to sit together at lunchtimes (so that they couldn’t have a boring conversation!).   We […]

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE
Jul
1
2016

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE

Phew, the Challenge is over!  Well done everyone for recording all the time you spent reading during this week-long challenge.  Did you surprise yourselves at just how much reading you do? Mrs Saunders’ class were in first place in school, reading for 14,247 minutes, with Miss Hayball’s class not far behind.  The challenge was open […]

Celebrating the Queen's 90th Birthday
Jun
23
2016

Celebrating the Queen's 90th Birthday

Year Three & Four celebrated the Queen’s official 90th birthday with: a Royal tea party, crown parade and an assembly, live from Windsor Castle.  

Tag Rugby Superstars!
Jun
6
2016

Tag Rugby Superstars!

On Saturday 29th of May, a group of children, from Hayward’s were invited to play tag rugby during the half time break of the Aviva Premiership Rugby final at Twickenham. In additional to this, we were also given the honour of welcoming our local team, Exeter Chiefs, onto the pitch as they competed in their […]

Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations
Apr
25
2016

Shakespeare 400 Celebrations

This week the children in Year Three are learning all about William Shakespeare. They will be finding out about his life, The Globe Theatre and the plays he wrote. Monday Today we have found out all about Shakespeare’s life and the Globe Theatre. We also listened to the beginning of Macbeth…  If you would like to […]

Singing Playground Song Leaders
Mar
3
2016

Singing Playground Song Leaders

On Monday, we took 29 Song Leaders to Merton for some Singing Playground training. It was a full day, with lots of singing, lots of fun and a little bit of boogie. The kids were amazing, so brave and willing to have a go at all of the songs. Some got special awards for joining […]

Story sharing in Year 3
Sep
11
2016

Story sharing in Year 3

The Year 3 children were busy last week writing stories to show off their writing skills at the start of the year. On Friday, the two classes got together to share their stories with friends across the year group. It was fun to see the children excitedly reading to their partners and with such expression! […]

Orienteering fun in Year 3
Sep
11
2016

Orienteering fun in Year 3

The Year 3 topic this term is ‘Meandering Through Maps’. Here are a couple of photos of a fun orienteering session the Year 3 children took part in. They had to follow a map to find clues to crack a code.

Maths shape fun in Year 3 Miss Partridge
Sep
11
2016

Maths shape fun in Year 3 Miss Partridge

Here are some photos of us having fun experimenting with shapes…

Are you still waiting for your letter from Hogwarts?
Jul
6
2016

Are you still waiting for your letter from Hogwarts?

This summer Hannah’s (Dame Hannah Roger’s Trust) at Seale Hayne, in Newton Abbot, are hosting a range of events based on the illustrations of Harry Potter. There is an exhibition, a chance to try Quidditch as well as a whole range of magical activities. For more details visit their website “Words are, in my not so […]

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE
Jul
1
2016

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE

Phew, the Challenge is over!  Well done everyone for recording all the time you spent reading during this week-long challenge.  Did you surprise yourselves at just how much reading you do? Mrs Saunders’ class were in first place in school, reading for 14,247 minutes, with Miss Hayball’s class not far behind.  The challenge was open […]

Year 5/6 enjoy Maths visit from Mr Blagden (QE)
Jun
27
2016

Year 5/6 enjoy Maths visit from Mr Blagden (QE)

This afternoon, Miss Partridge and Miss Venning’s class are enjoying a special visit from Mr Blagden and his helper, from QE.   They did some fun activities with us, including an investigation to do with making sure teachers weren’t allowed to sit together at lunchtimes (so that they couldn’t have a boring conversation!).   We […]

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE
Jul
1
2016

MILLION MINUTES READING CHALLENGE

Phew, the Challenge is over!  Well done everyone for recording all the time you spent reading during this week-long challenge.  Did you surprise yourselves at just how much reading you do? Mrs Saunders’ class were in first place in school, reading for 14,247 minutes, with Miss Hayball’s class not far behind.  The challenge was open […]

NEW LIBRARY BOOKS!
Jun
21
2016

NEW LIBRARY BOOKS!

We had an exciting visit from the Mobile Library Van last Tuesday.  The children in Year 2 were able to board the van in small groups where they met Jade from the School Library Service. She showed them round the van and explained how the books were arranged. Everyone then chose two new books to add […]

'One Million Minutes' Devon Schools Reading Challenge
Jun
13
2016

'One Million Minutes' Devon Schools Reading Challenge

The whole school is getting ready to take part in this exciting challenge – Schools throughout Devon are competing to see who spends the most time reading each day.  The winners will receive £1.000 to spend on library equipment, books or perhaps to create a new reading corner for their school. For one week – […]

World Book Day Parade
Mar
4
2016

World Book Day Parade

Here are an amazing cast of magical and mythical creatures and book characters created by our imaginative members of Lower Key Stage 2. Can you recognise your friends?    

WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK DAY!
Mar
4
2016

WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK DAY!

We all had a brilliant day celebrating books and reading in lots of different ways – from pyjama parties for sharing bedtime stories, to an abundance of Roald Dahl characters and a great variety of mythical and magical creatures. Years 3 & 4 were spellbound by a super story-teller. Lots of amazing book-related artwork was created which I am sure […]

READ FOR MY SCHOOL CHALLENGE update
Feb
29
2016

READ FOR MY SCHOOL CHALLENGE update

Can we make it 1,000 books by World Book Day this Thursday? Well done to all of you in KS2 who have been registering each book you read on the RFMS website.  As I write this we have just reached a total of 960 books read, so I am sure we can break the 1,000 […]

Polish Club
May
11
2016

Polish Club

Fortnightly, on a Thursday afternoons, Maggie (our school EMTAS worker) runs a Polish Cultural Club in Miss Down’s classroom. Children from Hayward’s and Landscore attend and enjoy a range of activities such as craft, celebrating festivals and learning Polish language.  

Ireland Vs Wales
Feb
26
2016

Ireland Vs Wales

Ireland Vs Wales 6 Nations Tag   On Tuesday, we (Wales) visited our friends at Brampford Speake (Ireland) for some tag rugby fun.   We won the first game 6-4 and lost the second 9-7. Our whole team were a credit to the school, showing great sportsmanship and teamwork.   Special praise should be given […]

Football - Hayward's Vs Landscore - 3/12/2015
Dec
8
2015

Football - Hayward's Vs Landscore - 3/12/2015

The Hayward’s Y5 and 6 football team played Landscore last Wednesday. It was the first game between the two teams this year and both sets of players were very keen to get their season off to a winning start. The first team’s game was very competitive, Landscore took an early lead through a well worked […]

This Girl Can - Week Three
Oct
23
2015

This Girl Can - Week Three

  This week at ‘This Girl Can’ we played tennis, but we found it pretty hard so we turned it into Volley Ball, with a cool beach ball! It was awesome. It was fun but it made us all exhausted! We played Queen of the court where the winner stays on. It was great because […]

This Girl Can - A new club
Oct
23
2015

This Girl Can - A new club

Wednesdays 3:30 – 4:30 open to all the girls in years four, five and six.   This week we started a new club called this girl can. It’s a sports club for girls. It’s in the school  hall or the field depending on the weather. Any girls in  Y4, Y5 and Y6 can come.  We do sports and dance and […]

Swimming Gala
Oct
22
2015

Swimming Gala

The Hayward’s swimming team had a brilliant swimming gala! Overall, the team came second out of 12 schools. Everyone swam brilliantly, especially Thanushri, Joe Douglas and Melissa Gould who won their races and Sophie Wyer who came second in her’s. The medley relay team also won their race by the narrowest of margins (Tommy Grinney, […]

Through the window: Melissa's Winter Horse
Feb
1
2015

Through the window: Melissa's Winter Horse

Mrs Saunders' class drawing the church
Feb
1
2015

Mrs Saunders' class drawing the church

Colour Mixing
Oct
12
2013

Colour Mixing

We have been learning about the three primary colours in art. We have used them to mix the secondary colours orange, green and purple. We the learned how to make a tint by adding white. Look at our clever colour mixing.

Exotic salads, miniature cities and alien nests, Hayward's goes large on EnviroArt.
Jul
23
2013

Exotic salads, miniature cities and alien nests, Hayward's goes large on EnviroArt.

Strange nests have been found all over the field. This one had shiny blue eggs laid in it. Tansy found this nest. A tiny city appeared over lunchtime, with bridges, roads and houses. This was a tiny graveyard, full of fallen tombstones. This unusual but tasty looking salad was concocted by Tia and her friends. Heston […]

Music concert
Jun
20
2013

Music concert

The music concert last night was a roaring success. It was wonderful to hear the progress the children are making on their instruments. It was also a pleasure to hear our choir, the Hayward’s Harmonies, sing so well. Well done to the performers for your perseverance – it takes real dedication. Thanks to the teachers, […]

Children in Need
Dec
1
2015

Children in Need

Bravo ! Hayward’s Primary School you raised over £300! That’s a lot! Some of the school council have delivered all the money to Lloyds bank – it was Callum, Tom, Hannah and Josh. Well done Hayward’s Primary School and thank you for taking part for children in need and every class got a diploma for […]

Amazing athlete leaves us awestruck!
Jul
1
2015

Amazing athlete leaves us awestruck!

We were extremely lucky to welcome British gymnast and 2010 Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist Steve Jehu into school this morning.   The children took part in a circuit training session with Steve and Jo and then Steve wowed us all in an assembly.   This was a very special opportunity for us to meet such […]

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!
May
11
2015

Hayward's is inspired by Liam Tancock!

This morning the pupils were treated to a surprise visitor, the world record holder for the 50 meter backstroke (long course), Liam Tancock,  came to speak in our assembly. Liam kindly brought in two of his gold medals from the World Championships and his London 2012 Olympic torch. Liam talked about his motivation to succeed, […]

Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014
May
7
2014

Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014

listen to ‘Hayward's FM 2nd May 2014’ on Audioboo This is the first recorded version of this year’s Hayward’s FM – broadcast from the legendary Radio 7 studios! Stay tuned for more!!!

World Book Day treat
Mar
8
2014

World Book Day treat

We had the pleasure of Rob Pudner from ‘Entertainingly Different’ visit Hayward’s again yesterday – especially for World Book Day! He, as always, had all the children excited and engaged in his story telling. Each of the classes he read to all thoroughly enjoyed having the fantastic, and entertainingly different star back in our school […]

Mexico by Imogen
Feb
23
2014

Mexico by Imogen

Awesome Animal Maths 'Week 2!!!!!'
May
6
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Week 2!!!!!'

KS2: MONKEY MAYHEM Once upon a time, there was a monkey who was swinging in the trees. He banged his head and his mother told him to drink 58,663.05 litres of Water. After that, he needed a wee; he still wasn’t feeling any better. So, his mother told him to have 3,240.18 litres of Banana Juice. […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
29
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

There will only be one name on the post that tells you who has won this week, for no KS1 students have done the question this week! Please tell every Haywards KS1 student you know!

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
21
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

Our first questions went out today and we have sorted out the prize and name boxes!!!! When you have done the question, go to the outside of Ms Taylors room and put your name in the right boxes!!!! We will pick up a name on the following Monday and let you know whether you’ve won!!!! […]

Awesome Animal Maths
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths

KS2: Once upon a time , there lived a koala called Kevin. He lived in the tallest tree in the rain forest (this tree was called Mount Tree)! One day, Kevin decided to go to the Jungle Store. He took £54,175.89 with him. At that moment , he started to climb down Mount Tree and […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Just to let you know we have decided on the prizes!!! There will be a lucky dip box and you could pick up a pom-pom, a pack of Haribos, pens, pencils or sometimes a mystery prize! Our first question is going to be posted today!!! (It’s Monday)! Please enter and keep on spreading the word! Good luck, […]

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'
Apr
20
2015

Awesome Animal Maths 'Prizes!!!!'

Every Monday, we will also bring round the 2 prizes (KS1 & KS2). We will have a lucky dip box where you could pick up: a homemade pom-pom, a pack of Haribo, a pen or a pencil. Spread the word to your friends. You could win. We will have a KS1 box and a KS2 […]

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Hayward's Primary School
East Street
Crediton
Devon EX17 3AX

Headteacher: Emma Summerfield

Telephone:01363 772970

Fax:01363 777731

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