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The Claypole Church of England Primary School

Strive for Excellence, Promote Harmony and Value Achievement

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The Claypole Church of England Primary School

Strive for Excellence, Promote Harmony and Value Achievement

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Please enjoy browsing a snapshot of life at Claypole Church of England Primary School. 

Good Luck Year 6!

Good Luck Year 6! 1

Bug Hotel: vacancies

Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends...

Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 1
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 2
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 3
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 4
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 5
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 6
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 7
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 8
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 9
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 10
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 11
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 12
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 13
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 14
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 15
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 16
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 17
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 18
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Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 20
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 21
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 22
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 23
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 24
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 25
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 26
Zoolab came to visit Y1 and Y2. We made some new friends... 27
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Golf Club for Y2/3

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Girls Cricket Tournament Success: RUNNERS-UP

Cricket Tournament

Cricket Tournament 1 We have spent weeks practising for the tournament.
Cricket Tournament 2 We used the breaks between matches to prepare too.
Cricket Tournament 3 We played 6 games winning 5 of them!
Cricket Tournament 4 Overall, we came 5th out of 22 teams!

Spring Fayre 2017

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Practising our Maypole dancing

Practising our Maypole dancing 1

Girls Cricket Training

Girls Cricket Training 1
Girls Cricket Training 2
Girls Cricket Training 3
Girls Cricket Training 4

Sports Ambassadors: Legacy Tour

Sports Ambassadors: Legacy Tour 1
Sports Ambassadors: Legacy Tour 2
Sports Ambassadors: Legacy Tour 3
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Zumba Drumming in Year 5

Zumba Drumming in Year 5 1
Zumba Drumming in Year 5 2

Tag Rugby Success

Tag Rugby Success 1 Our Tag Rugby team came 3rd in their competition.

Y4 PGL Residential Trip: Bullseye!

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First try at archery! What a natural!

Red Nose Day 2017: Bake Sale

Red Nose Day 2017: Bake Sale 1
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Easter Cake Raffle

Easter Cake Raffle 1

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The average time to load a musket was considered to be approximately 30 seconds.

Young Voices 2017

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Our choir joined over 5000 other children at Sheffield Arena...

29 trebuchets later...

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29 trebuchets later... 2
29 trebuchets later... 3
29 trebuchets later... 4

Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys

Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys 1
Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys 2
Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys 3
Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys 4
Chemical Reactions with the Ospreys 5

If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood...

If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 1
If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 2
If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 3
If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 4
If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 5
If there's something strange... in the neighbourhood... 6

Blustery day...

Blustery day... 1
Blustery day... 2

The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange.

The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 1 We loved our visit.
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 2 We chatted to the residents...
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 3 ....they were very interested in us.
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 4 This lady used to live in Claypole.
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 5 We put smiles on people's faces.
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 6
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 7 The residents put smiles on our faces too!
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 8 Thankyou Lancaster Grange.
The choir went to sing for residents at Lancaster Grange. 9 We had a lovely afternoon.

Fine dining with the Robins!

Fine dining with the Robins! 1
Fine dining with the Robins! 2

Seasonal calendars by our Robins...

Seasonal calendars by our Robins... 1

Eagles learning about division

Eagles learning about division 1

Ospreys learning about writing dialogue

Ospreys learning about writing dialogue 1
Ospreys learning about writing dialogue 2

Girls Football Team Success

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Super Owls!

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Paralympian Team GB Sam Ruddock in school...

Paralympian Team GB Sam Ruddock in school... 1
Paralympian Team GB Sam Ruddock in school... 2
Paralympian Team GB Sam Ruddock in school... 3
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Dance Club for KS1

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Pottery Club

Our new School Council

Our new School Council 1

EYFS/KS1 Workshop for parents

EYFS/KS1 Workshop for parents 1
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Improving handwriting with our cursive style...

Improving handwriting with our cursive style... 1
Improving handwriting with our cursive style... 2

Year 5 reading and performing music notes

Year 5 reading and performing music notes 1
Year 5 reading and performing music notes 2
Year 5 reading and performing music notes 3
Year 5 reading and performing music notes 4

Year 5 are swimming this term...

Year 5 are swimming this term... 1
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Our Robins & Eagles preparing for the Queen's visit

Our Robins & Eagles preparing for the Queen's visit 1
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Our Robins & Eagles preparing for the Queen's visit 3
Our Robins & Eagles preparing for the Queen's visit 4

How do you get from London Eye to London Zoo?

How do you get from London Eye to London Zoo? 1

Real PE

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Real PE 4

Class of 2016

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Residential: The Manor Adventure

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48 children... 9 challenges... 3 days... some sleep...

London's National Gallery

Mathematics Challenge at Sir William Robertson Academy

Mathematics Challenge at Sir William Robertson Academy 1

Legacy Challenge Tour

Legacy Challenge Tour 1
Legacy Challenge Tour 2

Horrible Histories Ancient Greek Day

Year 5 Olympics play for parents/carers

Year 5 Olympics play for parents/carers 1

Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz'

Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz' 1
Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz' 2
Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz' 3
Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz' 4
Celebrating classic literature: a performance of 'The Wizard of Oz' 5

Wacky Races (Y2 science & DT lesson)

Wacky Races (Y2 science & DT lesson) 1

Y2 Vegetable Olympics

Y4s at the Mini-Olympics

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Scarecrow for the 'Claypole Open Gardens' event, made by Reception

Pottery Club

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Queen's 90th Birthday Celebrations

Village celebrations for the Queen's 90th Birthday

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Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic

Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 1 We made carnival masks...
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 2 ...which we designed ourselves.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 3 We chose shapes and decorations.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 4 We made sure they were bright and cheerful!
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 5 Music instrument hunt.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 6 We went on a hunt for instruments.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 7 We learned the names of instruments.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 8 We explored the sounds we could make.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 9 We made different sounds.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 10 Dan the samba man visited.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 11 He taught us about new instruments.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 12 We learned how to play them.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 13 We performed for each other.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 14 We held our own Samba parade.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 15 We danced...
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 16 ...and played instruments.
Y1 and Y2 Rio Topic 17 We made lots of noise..it was fun!

First Aid training with our Year 6 children

First Aid training with our Year 6 children 1

Bikeability with our Sparrows

Bikeability with our Sparrows 1

9 metre jump from Cisco in Year 5!

9 metre jump from Cisco in Year 5! 1

Claypole Maypole 2016

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Year 5 animations

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Our Sparrows have been learning and exploring the magic of animation. Here are a couple of examples of our early work...

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Tractor collage by our Owls class

Tractor collage by our Owls class 1

Our Year 3 and 4 Cave!

Our cave fire!

Our cave fire! 1

What are the Osprey's doing?

What are the Osprey's doing? 1

Bishop of Grantham visits our school for Collective Worship

Bishop of Grantham visits our school for Collective Worship 1
Bishop of Grantham visits our school for Collective Worship 2

Easter Egg and Bonnet Competition

Easter Service at St. Peter's Church with Rev'd Sonia

Daffodil paintings by our Eagles

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Daffodil paintings by our Eagles  4

Authors working with our children

Authors working with our children 1
Authors working with our children 2
Authors working with our children 3
Authors working with our children 4

Reading with our younger children

Reading with our younger children 1
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Reading with our younger children 3

Stunning Year 4 homework

Stunning Year 4 homework 1
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British Olympic Swimmer Sophie Allen works with our Year 5 and 6 girls

A visit from British athlete and adventurer Sarah Outen MBE

The Flying Scotsman

Happy Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year 1

Phonics, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Workshop for parents of children in Recpetion, Year 1 and Year 2.

Phonics, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Workshop for parents of children in Recpetion, Year 1 and Year 2. 1
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Phonics, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Workshop for parents of children in Recpetion, Year 1 and Year 2. 3
Phonics, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Workshop for parents of children in Recpetion, Year 1 and Year 2. 4

Annual Pancake Race

Annual Pancake Race 1
Annual Pancake Race 2

Football Club continues for Y4, 5 & 6

Football Club continues for Y4, 5 & 6 1

Table Tennis club begins!

Table Tennis club begins! 1

YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC!

YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 1 Excitedly, we took our seats.
YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 2 We couldn't wait for rehearsals to start!
YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 3 Eating lunch helped us pass the time.
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YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 10 We began to look forward to the concert.
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YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 12 The dancers and beatboxers were amazing!
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YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 25 The teachers choir!
YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 26 Mrs Lock has promised to join them next year!
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YOUNG VOICES WAS FANTASTIC! 28 What an amazing experience!

Year 4 learning about other religions

Year 4 learning about other religions 1
Year 4 learning about other religions 2
Year 4 learning about other religions 3

Year 2 testing out effective trajectory for attacking each others castles!

Year 2 testing out effective trajectory for attacking each others castles! 1
Year 2 testing out effective trajectory for attacking each others castles! 2
Year 2 testing out effective trajectory for attacking each others castles! 3

Year 2 dragon hunt.

Year 2 dragon hunt. 1 We went on a dragon hunt..squelchy mud..
Year 2 dragon hunt. 2 ....we found a strange egg..what could it be?
Year 2 dragon hunt. 3 ...deep dark forest, we used lots of adjectives!
Year 2 dragon hunt. 4 Swirling, twirling snow storm.
Year 2 dragon hunt. 5 A cave? Who might be inside?
Year 2 dragon hunt. 6 A baby dragon!!
Year 2 dragon hunt. 7 We decided it was safe to enter...
Year 2 dragon hunt. 8 and met our new friend, Wildfire.
Year 2 dragon hunt. 9 We asked him questions.

Learning about UK astronaut Tim Peake and his landmark flight to the International Space Station

Key Stage 2 practise for their Christmas Carol Service in Church

Key Stage 2 practise for their Christmas Carol Service in Church 1

DISCO!

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DISCO! 2

Year 5 and Year 6 Computer Coding

Year 5 and Year 6 Computer Coding 1
Year 5 and Year 6 Computer Coding 2
Year 5 and Year 6 Computer Coding 3

Time Travelling Children Prepare for a Whole School Presentation

Time Travelling Children Prepare for a Whole School Presentation 1

Preperation for our Christmas Fayre

Preperation for our Christmas Fayre 1
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Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits

Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits 1
Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits 2
Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits 3
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Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits 5
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Guess Who? Our Year 6 artists create self portraits 8
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Year 5 make Eygptian busts and canopic jars out of clay.

Year 2 are enjoying our 'Land Ahoy' topic. Come and meet our pirates!

Year 2 are enjoying our 'Land Ahoy' topic. Come and meet our pirates! 1
Year 2 are enjoying our 'Land Ahoy' topic. Come and meet our pirates! 2
Year 2 are enjoying our 'Land Ahoy' topic. Come and meet our pirates! 3
Year 2 are enjoying our 'Land Ahoy' topic. Come and meet our pirates! 4

Tournament Success - 3rd out of 17 at the Small Schools Football Tournament

Tournament Success - 3rd out of 17 at the Small Schools Football Tournament 1

Children in Need

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  • The Claypole Church of England Primary School, School
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  • Email: enquiries@claypole.lincs.sch.uk
  • Phone: 01636 626268
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