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Week of: 11 June 2018 - 17 June 2018

East Anstey Primary School – Proposal to lower age range from September 2018

Consultation on the change of age range at East Anstey Primary School from, 4-11 years to 2-11 years, with effect from September 2018. The proposal is for East Anstey Governor-run Pre-School to become part of East Anstey Primary School rather than operating as an extended service. The Pre-School will become a Nursery Class within the […]

Bishops Nympton Primary School – Proposal to lower age range from September 2018

Consultation on the change of age range at Bishops Nympton Primary School, from 4-11 years to 2-11 years, with effect from September 2018. The proposal is for Bishops Nympton Governor-run Pre-School to become part of Bishops Nympton Primary School rather than operating as an extended service. The Pre-School will become a Nursery Class within the […]

Measles outbreak information for schools

Public Health England are asking for schools help in raising awareness of measles and encouraging parents and carers to get their children vaccinated with the MMR vaccine. There is currently an increase in measles cases across England with outbreaks occurring in the south west. Unimmunised individuals will be at a real increased risk of contracting the infection […]

Rethink Reading!

This course will consider the teaching of reading at both KS1 & KS2 with a focus on developing comprehension and inference. We will explore the most effective structures and approaches to teach the comprehension strands of the National Curriculum. The Course will draw on examples from our new publication: ‘Rethink Reading’ but purchasing this resource […]

15 June 2018

Show off with Style – Effective displays in minutes

Wednesday 3 October 2018 from 9am-3pm (lunch included) at Babcock School Library Centre Unit 16-17 Southview Industrial Estate, Blackdown Park, Willand, EX15 2QW Pauline Carr, The Alternative Display Company Ltd, will be presenting this practical course suitable for everyone working in education communities. We expect this enjoyable, instructive and practical workshop to be very popular. This course […]

Summer Reading Challenge in libraries

The Summer Reading Challenge is the UK’s biggest annual reading promotion for children aged 4 to 11. Last year, in Devon, 11,500 children took part. Launching on Saturday 14 July, this year’s Challenge is called Mischief Makers and is based on the characters from the Beano. The Challenge: contributes to the achievement of ALL your […]

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