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Beech Class

Dandelion and Burdock came to visit today. They've grown a lot since Beech children were in Chestnut!

Ancient Egyptians Arrive in Beech Class.


Beech Puppy Visitors

Beech Class will have a big surprise when we are all back together on Monday. We have a new, amazing space outside for Beech to use. A huge thanks to the PFTA for funding our outside classroom.


World Book Day - Lockdown 2021


Welcome to Beech Class!

In Beech Class, the teachers are Mrs Shortt and Mrs Shorrock.

The teaching assistants are Miss Burkey and Mrs Seinen.


PE is on Tuesday and Wednesday. Remember to wear your PE kit to school!



Please try to read as much as possible and don't forget you get a raffle ticket every time you read at home. 

We want to win the playtime toy box! Remember to bring your diary every morning.



Homework and spellings are set every Wednesday and all work needs to be completed by Monday, when we do our spelling quiz.






If your child is isolating and absent from school because they are waiting for a COVID test result of a household member or themselves and they feel well, then please help them continue with their learning remotely at home as a short measure (2/3 days).  


To keep learning please can they access from home the following: 

  • EYFS play MiniMash- play the games to develop their maths and literacy skills 

  • Purple Mash (KS1/2)- complete the 2Dos for English and maths skills practice 

  • Bug Club (All key stages) – read some of the texts and answer the questions about the book. If they are in KS2 ask them to write a short recount or make a book review too 

  • Sumdog (KS1/2) – play in the games section to revise key skills and check and complete maths tasks/homework set by their class teacher 

  • TT Rockstars(Year 2 upwards) – play in the Garage Band to practise key times tables that have been set and play in the Studio Band to improve their Rockstar status 

  • Teach your Monster to Read (Phonics EYFS/KS1) – ensure your child logs onto their account each day to learn the sounds appropriate for their phonics phase 

  • Topic homework tasks (All key stages) – these are available to view on the school website in the Children’s section – Half Termly Theme Homework 


For any longer isolation 10/14 days home learning will be delivered through your child’s Microsoft Teams Education account. This is now set up for every child and will be used to ensure blended learning and to help your child keep up with their peers in school. Please ensure you have followed the instructions in the MS Teams letter (that you have received by email) and your child is signed into their new account using their username and password details (which you have received by app message). The class teacher will then begin posting and uploading work for your child through their class/year group team. Any problems please email or phone the office. 


If your child is unable to access the online platforms or MS Teams to complete home learning, which may be due to no internet connection or no suitable device, please contact school immediately where we will provide further support and a device if required.

Our Virtual Remembrance Assembly

Plague Day Fun!

Beech Class working hard. Look at those smiles!

Beech Class

9th October 2020


Beech Class took their learning outside today and visited our brand new outdoor area. They had such fun exploring and playing and as you can tell by their faces, they found the story that was read to them by Mrs Sharples, extremely funny! 

Take a look at our fantastic pictures ...