Date: 10th February 2017

Issue No. 9
Twitter: @welbournepri
What's on?
Teacher Training Day - Monday 20th February SCHOOL CLOSED
UNRCRC & British Values Workshops - Wednesday 22nd February
Cycle Training - Wednesday 22nd February
Book Fair arrives - Thursday 23rd February
World Book Day - 2nd March  

Monday 13th February 2017 - Friday 17th February 2017

Last week, Y3 took part in the first heat of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) challenge. Children were asked to create a way of transporting tomatoes from one point to another using only string, card and tape. We're very excited to see how children tackle the next challenge.

NEW FOR 2017! - Parents Evening Online Bookings
Please note that Parents Evenings are taking place on 8th March and 13th March. Please book your appointment using this link:

Week ending 10/01/17
Sarah Danila, Cayon McLeod, Siam Muhith, Sakariye Said, Zorya Jackson-Williams, Elvin Gokdogin, Pawel Capala, Y3 Okavango Class, Ferdinand Cojocariu, Elias Hamouche, Abbie Sharp, Eylem Atac, Deian Lungu, Meleisha Whitter, Kacper Skornicki, Havin Tum
Cookies & Bookies 

Children's author Tom Banks lead our Cookies and Bookies session recently and shared some tips with parents about reading to their children. 
Y3 Okavango Assembly 

Year 3 Okavango performed in assembly last week and travelled the world whilst showing us a range of different animals.

Reading Race The reading race is a school competition that rewards the class that has read the most.
Congratulations Y6
Niagara who have read 140 times and Y3 Nile who have read 116 times at home last week!
The Welbourne BIG team (Bullying Intervention Group) met this week. Look out for Anti-Bullying competitions in the future! Also each class have a 'Worry Box' in their classroom; perhaps ask your children what they are. The minutes to our meetings are displayed near Zambezi class. Parents and carers are always invited to our meetings and if you would like to attend our next meeting on Thursday 9th March at 2pm or would just like to find out more please speak to Mr Lane.
New Classes are starting after half-term for parents at Welbourne.
MONDAY and WEDNESDAY 1.15 - 3.15 pm. You are invited to an informal assessment at the school on Wednesday 22nd February between 1.15 and 3pm. Please note there is no creche available.