Erasmus project at Central Primary

Thanks to the Erasmus Plus project we have partnered with a primary school in Spain, The CEIP Peñalta near Madrid. Over the course of the year our pupils at Central Primary School will have the opportunity to get to know their Spanish counterpart and learn about their daily life and school routines. We have also …

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September round-up

Dear Parents/ Carers, September always brings change. This year at Central, we have welcomed many new families to the school, in nearly all of the classes. It is great to learn about where in the World they have joined us from and add more languages and diversity to our school. Nothing makes me prouder than …

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E-Safety posters in Year 6

In Year 6, we have been looking at E-safety. We focused in social media platforms and what benefits and risks each of then have.  Pupils worked in groups to created posters to collate the information.

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Modern Languages in Y4

Year 4 Beam class had tremendous fun this week discovering greetings and short phrases in an impressive range of Modern Languages. The Beams were excited to discover that between them, they spoke over 12 Modern Foreign Languages,  and that many of them master more than 2 languages, in addition to English.    On Monday, the …

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Rabbi Aaron in KS2 Assembly

To mark the period of the Jewish seasons of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah, Rabbi Aaron from Northwood synagogue visited KS2 during a special assembly on Wednesday. Rabbi Aaron shared with the children how these two festivals mark a new year for Jewish people, making them reflect on things they have done wrong and how …

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Celebration Assembly 26th September

What a pleasure it was to celebrate the achievement and pro-social behaviours of our students this week in Celebration Assembly. Well done to all the Stars of the Week. We also had the pleasure of giving out the Birthday Books for all the pupils who were born in September. The children were so excited to …

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Our own representations of mosaic shields in Year 3

Creativity, Inspiration, Contrasting Colours and Precision are just a few words that best describe our pieces of work representing mosaic shields. Our focus in Art lessons, this term, is to develop awareness of contrasting colours. We are learning about the famous American artist Hildreth Meiere and her exquisite mosaics.Year 3 children were challenged to create their own mosaic shields inspired …

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Watford Fun Palaces Weekend 5th – 6th October

There will be some very exciting events happening throughout Watford on 5-6 October in North Watford Library, Watford Central Library, Watford Museum and the INTU Centre to celebrate local culture. The events are called Fun Palaces and these are inclusive, family friendly, free events where you get to be creative and, perhaps, try something new. …

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Learning Library

We are proud to announce that Learning Library is returning to Central Primary once again, outside Acorn Class every Tuesday after-school.   This is a chance for children and families to borrow a phonics game, maths game or a reading book (available in many different languages). Spend the week playing or reading together, then return …

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Y6 busy in Science

For the past two weeks Y6 have been exploring making circuits with different components. They enjoyed working together and using their scientific knowledge to make predictions and observe closely.   

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Celebration Assembly 19th September

It was time to celebrate again yesterday! It was great to hear about all the pro-social behaviours and beautiful effort towards their work that pupils around the school have been showing in class.  Congratulations to all of the Stars of the week!

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Recounts in Y4

Both Year 4 classes have plunged with enthusiasm into their work on recounts, using the book “Voices in the Park” as their hook. Using a model text based on an additional character mentioned in the original story, the pedigree labrador Victoria, both Beam and Beech classes have been analysing features of narrative accounts and  identifying …

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