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And the winner is…

Congratulations to Romily in Year 3, winner of our Easter holiday competition.

Romily’s picture and writing about her family’s new Shetland pony wins her a family ticket to the Country & Game Show at the Norfolk Showground this weekend.romily-and-prizeRunner-up was Jack in Nursery (Green) who made us a lovely collage of his very exciting trip to New York over Easter!Competition-entry


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Come and see us at the Game & Country Fair!

If you are planning on visiting the East Anglian Game & Country Fair this weekend make sure you drop by our school stand (located in the Educational Zone) and say hello!
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Have you entered yet?!

East Anglian Game FairWould you like to WIN a FAMILY TICKET to the East Anglian Game & Country Fair (Norfolk Showground) on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th April?

The ticket is for 2 adults and 3 children (5-16 years, under 5s go free) and worth £36. Parking is free.

To be in with a chance, pupils can submit a short piece of writing, a picture or even a photograph with the general theme of ‘something interesting I’ve done over the holidays‘.

Entries to be returned to school by Friday 17th April.

Good luck!

 


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WIN a family ticket for the East Anglian Game & Country Fair

East Anglian Game FairWould you like to WIN a FAMILY TICKET to the East Anglian Game & Country Fair (Norfolk Showground) on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th April?

The ticket is for 2 adults and 3 children (5-16 years, under 5s go free) and worth £36. Parking is free.

To be in with a chance, pupils can submit a short piece of writing, a picture or even a photograph with the general theme of ‘something interesting I’ve done over the holidays‘.

Entries to be returned to school by Friday 17th April.

Good luck!

 


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Eden and his lovely crop of cress!

Below is an entry for our competition to WIN a FAMILY TICKET to the East Anglian Game & Country Fair. 

We were sent a lovely photo of Eden (Nursery) and his pot of cress, which he went home with after doing Gardening Club at school last term!

Eden’s mum told us he was very pleased when the seeds germinated and he now has a lovely crop of cress! She thought it was wonderful that he has the opportunity to do these things in the after school club!Eden-cressDon’t forget to ENTER our competition. Pupils can submit a short piece of writing, a picture or even a photograph with the general theme of ‘something interesting I’ve done over the holidays’. Entries to be returned to school by Friday 17th April.East Anglian Game Fair


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WIN a family ticket for the East Anglian Game & Country Fair

East Anglian Game FairWould you like to WIN a FAMILY TICKET to the East Anglian Game & Country Fair (Norfolk Showground) on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th April?

The ticket is for 2 adults and 3 children (5-16 years, under 5s go free) and worth £36. Parking is free.

To be in with a chance, pupils can submit a short piece of writing, a picture or even a photograph with the general theme of ‘something interesting I’ve done over the holidays‘.

Entries to be returned to school by Friday 17th April.

Good luck!

 


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Competition combining science and art

The Nancy Rothwell Award celebrates specimen drawing in schools and highlights the benefits of combining art and science. It is now open for applications! 

There are so many specimens you could try drawing, from fossils in museums, shells from the beach, organs in your body, plants, animals and even organisms seen under the microscope.

See Miss Mann for further details.



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Congratulations to our Christmas card winner!

The winner of this year’s Christmas card competition is Sam Pochin in Year 3 for his delightful scene of a snowman, Christmas tree and reindeer.Xmas-Card14An accomplished drawing of the stable scene in Bethlehem by Mollie Deeks in Year 8 gained the runner-up prize.Xmas-Card16
Well done to everybody who took part – all the entries can be seen here and will also be on display in the Black Hole next week.