Our Anti-Bullying Ambassadors invited the rest of the school to wear odd socks to promote the message that it is good to be different and everyone is unique. Music: https://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music
Pupils in years 5 and 6 enjoyed an inspirational day when they were visited by author Lisa Thompson. Lisa described her journey to becoming an author and set the children a writing challenge. Our star author also signed books, worked with the children in their classrooms and had lunch with a group of competition winners.
Tuesday 13th November 2018 is World Kindness Day. Our Anti-Bullying Ambassadors have been discussing ways that people can be kind online. "Music: https://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music
You are invited to attend our Year 3 Intake Tours Thursday 22nd November 9:30am or 5:30pm Thursday 29th November 9:30am or 5:30pm "Music: https://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music
Hamstel Junior School held its annual Remembrance Day Service, on Friday 9th November, with the support of the cadets from Westcliff High School for Boys. During the service our house captains laid a wreath to the sounding of the Last Post. Hearing everyone, led by Glee Club, singing the National Anthem provided a very fitting ending to a very moving ceremony. Thank you to everyone who made a donation to The Royal British Legion over the last week.
Thank you to everyone who donated to our Harvest collection for the Southend Foodbank. Our newly elected School Council worked hard to create a fantastic display of all the donations ahead of our special whole school assembly. Southend Foodbank is a charity which works hard to support families in crisis. We are proud of our community links and know how grateful the charity is for all your kind donations.
Have you ever wondered how you can support your child with their spelling? We hope this podcast will give you some useful tips to help your child become an accurate speller. Visit the 'Supporting Your Child At Home' page on our website to view the resources mentioned in this episode.