Footprints – 18th December 2013

Today Robin, from the Footprints Company, came to perform the story of the birth of Jesus with a difference! With amazing storytelling and a lot of audience participation, he told the story through the eyes of Joseph and Jesus as a child.

It was a wonderful performance enjoyed by the whole school.

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Christmas Music Assembly – 12th December 2013

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Christmas got off to a very good start today when our musicians put on  a Christmas Music Assembly for the school and their parents. The school band performed a lovely version of Good King Wenceslas with a solo by the guitars at the beginning. After which the Recorder Club performed Distant Sleighs (Jingle Bells) and Silent Night and then the assembly was rounded off by a performance from Class 5 Recorders and guest performer Miss Hussey and they played a Christmas version of Drunken Sailor.

The whole assembly was organised and conducted by Mrs Blackburn our Music Teacher and was enjoyed by us all so thank you very much for all your hard work Mrs Blackburn.Music Concert 054

Cropwell Bishop School Chess Competition

chessThe Wednesday Chess Club run by Mr Crawley continues to go from strength to strength, with many children going along to the lunch time and after school sessions.

This week the children took part in a Cropwell Bishop Chess Competition, below is a photo of the winners along with three children who received an award for the Most Improved Players.

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Robin Hood – 9/10 December 2013

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This years Key Stage Two production was Robin Hood and the children put on three spectacular performances over two days.

Year 6 took on the roles of the lead players with Ella Herries as Robin Hood, Jamie Cordon as the Sheriff of Nottingham, Tom Rodger as Gisborne and Rose Mansfield as Marian to name but a few.

The other three classes preformed a dance during the production, Class 5’s dance was ‘I Need a Hero’ with an amazing number of Super Hero’s appearing to help Much out. Class 4’s dance was done to the theme music ‘Everything I Do, I Do For You’ with many Robin Hood’s and Gisborne’s fighting it out for their Maid Marion’s and the Marion’s rocking it out with their air guitars. Finally, Class 3 did a wonderful Rock and Roll number to ‘Rockin Robin’ to close the show.

Well done Key Stage Two, an amazing production enjoyed by all!

Advent Fair – 3rd December 2013

advent The Advent Fair which was organised by the Year 5 and 6 children was again a wonderful success raising a grand total of £553.63 for the school. Along with the usual Tombola’s, Cake and Raffle stalls the children organised and ran Craft stalls which were extremely popular.

Well Done Classes 5 and 6!!