The William Ransom Primary School http://www.wransom.co.uk/ The William Ransom Primary School en-us© Copyright, The William Ransom Primary School. All Rights Reserved. Sun, 27 May 2018 10:53:58 +0100 Sun, 27 May 2018 10:53:58 +0100 The William Ransom Primary School60 What is this wet stuff falling from the sky? http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1602 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1602 Today was a complete contrast from yesterday, but in reality it was quite a relief! A New Experience Today! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1601 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1601 Everyone slept well and we had to ‘encourage’ a few to wake up this morning! Caernarfon in the Sunshine! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1600 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1600 It was interesting to see how many more children needed to be woken this morning after all the exercise yesterday! There were quite a few bleary eyes as they all came down to breakfast but soon woke up as they tucked into a hearty breakfast! What an amazing day! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1599 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1599 I am writing this blog a little earlier tonight as all is quiet in the house, even though it is only 8.00pm! Greeting from Wales http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1598 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1598 It is frightening how quickly time passes and here we are, once again, in Snowdonia. We had a wonderfully uneventful journey; no-one even mentioned feeling slightly off colour! Information from Mrs Driver http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1597 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1597 Please keep the fete date - 9th June 2018 - firmly fixed in your mind and watch out for the letters coming out asking for different items. A Healthy Breakfast! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1596 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1596 Holly and Cedar class made their own healthy breakfasts today. Maple visit to the Fitzwilliam Museum http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1595 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1595 On Thursday 10th May Maple class visited the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. Completed weaving project in Oak class. http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1594 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1594 The children in Oak class have completed their weaving project. Jupiter win the first year 3/4 Cup stacking competition http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1593 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1593 After an exciting lunchtime competition, Jupiter emerged as the winners of our first year 3/4 inter-house cup stacking competition. When Willow met Brian! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1592 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1592 Today Willow Class visited the Airbus Foundation Discovery Space Centre and met Brain the prototype Mars Rover. Girls Win Wix County Cup http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1591 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1591 The William Ransom Primary School completed the cup double this week, as the Girls’ football team won a thrilling County Final. Life cycles in Oak class http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1589 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1589 The children in Oak class have been learning about life cycles. Maple Class Assembly http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1588 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1588 Maple class had their class assembly recently and were able to share their knowledge about South Africa. Time for Compassion UK http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1587 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1587 Willow Class have been very busy over the Easter holidays raising money for the children that we sponsor through Compassion UK. This year, the children decided to give their time to do jobs and to help others in return for sponsorship. Information from Mrs Driver http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1586 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1586 Welcome back! ​It wasn’t the sunniest of Easter breaks was it? Still, I hope you have all had a lovely time! Sports Premium http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1585 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1585 Sports Premium information for academic year 2017/18. Information from Mrs Driver http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1584 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1584 Suddenly we have reached the end of another term and the Easter break is upon us! The Easter Holidays are here! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1583 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1583 A busy term but at least the weather allowed us to have an Easter egg hunt this morning. The William Ransom Orbit http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1582 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1582 This term our values have been kindness and trust. I have spent a great deal of time talking to some of you about these values and how we can show them in school. Quiz and Curry Night - thank you! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1581 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1581 Happy Monday to you all! I can't think of a better way to start the week than by saying a massive 'Thank You' to everyone that attended our Quiz and Curry Night on Friday! British Science Week Waste and Recycling Assembly http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1580 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1580 As part of British Science Week, today's assembly was hosted by Monika from Amey and focused on waste and recycling. Mexican food http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1579 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1579 Holly and Cedar have been learning about Mexico in their Geography lessons. World Book Day-dressing up! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1578 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1578 Holly had a fantastic time dressing up as their favourite book characters for World Book Day. World Book Day Assembly http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1577 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1577 On Wednesday 28th February Holly Class performed an Assembly about World Book Day. Heroes on the Runway http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1576 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1576 The recycling superheroes strutted their stuff for the school on their fashion runway. Eat your heart out Paris, London and New York Fashion Week! Recycled Fashion Heroes http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1575 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1575 Willow Class spent Thursday making their recycled fashion superhero costumes and then performed a fashion show to the whole school on Friday! Information from Mrs Driver http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1574 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1574 PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE think about the speed you are driving down Wymondley Road, round into Halsey Drive and then into Stuart Drive. Holly Class investigate houses in D&T http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1573 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1573 Holly Class have been investigating houses in their D&T lessons. Using the 3 Little Pigs as inspiration, the children built houses made of straw, sticks and bricks. World Book Day Fun!! http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1572 http://www.wransom.co.uk/more.php?codeID=1572 World Book Day is one of our favourite days at William Ransom!