During the Autumn term, Class 2 found out about and celebrated the Jewish festival of Sukkot. We created an indoor and outdoor Sukkah, a temporary shelter built to remember the time that the Jewish people spent in the desert, giving thanks to God for looking after them. Here are photos of...
Wow what a fabulous day! In Isabelle's words 'the best school trip ever!' some of us were a little worried about the long journey to get to Malton in Yorkshire - but it was well worth it. There was so much to see and to do we simply...
We were amazed when we saw the real painting of 'Robin Hood and his Merry Men' on display in Nottingham Castle - it was so much bigger than we had expected. We all found it easier to see the characters in detail in the painting than in the postcards and...
Year 6 Residential at Caythorpe Court, Lincolnshire
Click on the link below to listen to the sounds of letters and other phonemes. http://www.focusonphonics.co.uk/index2.php?action=underestand Watch how Magic Pencil writes it! http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures/cvc/magicpencil/
Year Three had a great day exploring the Egyptians with Partake Theatre! We looked at artefacts, smelt spices and even acted out a real Ancient Egyptian burial ceremony. Have a look at the photos to see what we got up to...
London Bus Visit
As part of our Literacy and ICT work on 'The Naughty Bus', Class 2 had a very exciting morning onboard an old-fashioned London bus! The bus arrived on the school playground and the children got busy finding out about the previous life of the bus, meeting the driver and conductor and...
Check your letter formation
Please click on the links to take you to how we form our letters at Abbey Gates!
New School Council
We would like to welcome the new members of our School Council Year 6: Paige Burton (Chair), Ben Duffin-Mills (Vice-Chair), Rhys Carley-Jones (Vice-Chair), Hannah Smith Kenny (Secretary), Henry Burton (Treasurer) Year 5: Matthew Brown, Bella Sardone Year 4: Beth Carley-Jones, James Farr Year 3: Jake Haywood, Megan Duffin-Mills Year 2: Skye Jones, Ben...
Our judo coach, Verity, hosted an assembly to showcase the judo our children have been learning- pretty impressive stuff!