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Our topic this term is:  Out of this World.



Monday, 18th March 2019


Thought for the week:                                                                                                            

“Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking."             Bernard M. Baruch.



  1. Read every evening and record it in my reading diary.
  2. Learn weekly spellings and complete three spelling activities.
  3. Complete Maths homework by Monday, 25th March.



Weekly Spellings

Group 1


accommodate aggressive apparent appreciate
correspond embarrass exaggerate excellent
harass immediately interrupt marvellous
necessary occupy opportunity  



Group 2


accommodate aggressive apparent appreciate
correspond embarrass exaggerate excellent
harass immediately    


 Awards and Nominations for Monday, 18th March 2019:


Progress Award:  Mariam

Courtesy Award:  Sammy

Math's Award:  Corey

Bookworm Award: Eliza

Spelling Award:  Léonie



Daisy won the trophy for 'Best Sportsmanship' in Martial Arts. Well done Daisy.


Well Done to Burrator for winning the Attendance Award for KS2 - an exciting reward awaits!









January 2019

Well done to the Widey Court Football First Team (mixed)

They came first in the GOALS Tournament and will be going to Oxford in two months' time for the Regionals.  Alfie, Leyton and Louie brought in their medals to show their classmates in Burrator.




Sunday 16th December

Daisy achieved a Blue Belt and Purple Belt in 'Unarmed Combat'  in Martial Arts Self Defence.  She also received a certificate for 'Effort and dedication to training and achieving very high attendance'.

In addition to these certificates she received a shield for various achievements including wearing the correct uniform at all times and showing respect to the relevant adults'.  Well done Daisy!


Saturday, 17th November

At the weekend Léonie was the Devon County Sportshall Champion in 1 lap.  She also came 4th in 1 lap hurdles and won a Bronze medal in 2 laps.  Well done Léonie.

Saturday, 10th November

Jack competed in the team event at the British Gymnastics National Competition in Birmingham at the weekend.  He won Silver as part of the South West Team.  He also came 23rd out of 63 competitors.  Well done Jack.

Sunday, 7th October

Max and Oliver helped to 'raise smiles for Bubble Rush' in aid of the Children's Hospice South West by jogging 1.5 miles and 3 miles respectively.  Well done.


September 2018

Well done to Oliver and Lucas who completed the Tour De Moor at the weekend.


September 2018

Alfie won 'Man of the Match' in the Under 10 Football league.  Well done Alfie.


September 2018

Jack entered the South West Club Grade qualification for Gymnastics and won a silver medal for his age group.  He will now compete for the South West.

Well done Jack!