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Friday 20th April – first fresh produce sale

This afternoon saw our first sale of fresh produce.  Eggs have been carefully collected and stored this week, and the salad was harvested in the afternoon to ensure maximum freshness.  We had 36 fresh eggs, mixed salad leaves and radishes to sell.  Everything went in 8 minutes and we raised £14 which will go back […]


Welcome Pablo the hare!

Our final hare design for the GoGO hare trail later this year in Norwich was unveiled this morning. Our hare has been based on Circus 250 and the work of Peter Blake. The school has decided to call our hare Pablo. We think it suits him! We will let you know when Pablo is settled […]


Norfolk Welcomes.

This morning Mr Wigg delivered an assembly to all of Wensum Junior celebrating Norfolk Welcomes – a day to action on displacement in schools across the county. We talked about what a refugee is and how we can welcome then in our school and community. Over the following week we will be talking about this […]


Monday 16th April – Eco Council back in action

Making the most of the lovely weather and a renewed sense of purpose in the garden after a long winter the Eco Council convened to get to work in the poly tunnel.  They watered the veg, weeded and harvested the remainder of the radishes. These will be bagged up and on sale by the end […]


Saturday 14th April – harvesting the first of the winter salads

What started as a plan to spend a couple of hours tidying the poly tunnel ended in a mini harvest of the winter salads and setting up some experiments to find the best way to store freshly picked salad leaves so we can share them with our families.  Thanks to Tom and Oli for helping […]


Wednesday 28th March – Working as Artists showcase

The day that seemed so far in the future finally arrived and what a day it was.  We were treated to a stunning showcase of all the hard work the children have done over the last term under the banner of Circus 250.  Scroll down as there are galleries for each year group. Enjoy. 11.30 […]


Year 6 Creativity Day

Children in Year 6 enjoyed a day of creative writing and art at the UEA – Working as Artists


Thursday 22nd March – Y6 run through their skills showcase

Year 6 worked hard this afternoon as they ran through their skills showcase performances ahead of next week’s school showcase.  With Y5 setting up in the gym for their opera, acrobalance and hoops worked side by side in the main hall while jugglers continued work in Speke class.  Enjoy the gallery.


Year 6 – Lost in Translation

Year 6 had an excellent session working with the Lost in Translation tutors today. Firstly we held a question and answer session with the coaches asking them questions prepared earlier in the day. We then split into our groups and continued to develop our routines.


Wednesday 6th March – World Maths Day

World Maths Day 2018 The children had a fun-filled day today, taking part in a variety of maths activities including competing with children around the world on Mathletics! All children have a log in to Mathletics and can access it at home.  Thank you to staff and children for all their efforts today; the costumes […]