Author Archives: Miss Stockton

E-safety Week !

Today Year 6 explored how photos that are shared online can potentially stay there forever and may reach a wider audience than they intended. We considered how photos create an impression of our character and personality (online reputation) and we … Continue reading

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Being gay isn’t a bad thing, so don’t call bad things gay…

Today, Year 6 took part in a Homophobia vs Football workshop. We had a discussion about what homophobia was and the effect this can have on others. We took part in different scenarios and spoke about how we could help … Continue reading

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Silent letters ..

This week we have been learning to spell words with silent letters. We have been learning the following spellings for homework:  limb,climb,bomb,thumb,scent,science,scene,scenic,scissors,ascend,descend,crescent.  Can you tell me which letters are silent within the above words?  Miss Stockton xx   

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P.E

6S have enjoyed taking part in physical activity over the last few months at Oxford Grove. In Autumn 1 they had 5 weeks to learn and perform a Gymnastic routine which contained 5 different movements including : a Travel, a … Continue reading

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Centre of Excellence!

Oxford Grove is a ‘Centre of Excellence’ school. We recently maintained our status after assessors visited to have a look around. The assessors spoke to children and staff to find out about our inclusive school. The report has now been shared … Continue reading

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Hindu Temple visit !

Today, we visited our local Hindu temple. We learnt lots of different facts and was able to watch some people worship. We all listened really well and were very respectful. The Hindu temple was amazing to see with lots of … Continue reading

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R.E

On Monday, Year 6 are really looking forward to visiting a Hindu Temple to learn more about this faith linked to our current R.E learning.  We will upload pictures of our visit next week.  *What are you looking forward to … Continue reading

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Fire Safety!

Today we were visited by the Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service. They gave us lots of information on how to keep safe on the run up to Bonfire night and throughout the year.  We were taught how to ‘ … Continue reading

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IQM Centre of Excellence School.

Oxford Grove is an IQM Centre of Excellence School. This means that we: Promote access and diversity Raise achievement for all Create an environment for all to succeed Improve the inclusive nature of all schools Today, someone will be coming to visit … Continue reading

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Which Greek God would you consider a hero?

In our topic lessons this week, we had to research and locate information about different Gods. We then chose six Gods, and produced an explanation about them. We found out what their main job/role was, what symbol represented them and … Continue reading

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