Author Archives: Miss Stockton

Our local librarian visits Oxford Grove …

This afternoon, we had a special visitor from our local library. She read us some stories using fantastic expression ! We found out about all the different kind of books we could access at the library 🙂 Have you ever … Continue reading

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Oxford Grove’s parents do Maths!

This morning we had a fantastic Maths morning and parents were invited into our school to see how we learn maths and to help them support their children at home.  Mrs Day firstly met with all the parents to model … Continue reading

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Important messages …

Today, in our assembly,we were given some important messages… 1. Some children within the school were awarded their gold coins for the ‘Good Friend’ award.These children have been given the seat covers constantly within their classroom to show they have … Continue reading

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Football vs Homophobia..

Today Miss Nelson visited our school . We had a special assembly about football against homophobia- which means using the word gay to mean something bad. We talked about how some footballers experienced this type of bullying from the crowd. … Continue reading

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Harvest Celebration!

On Wednesday we had a whole school assembly to celebrate Harvest. Mrs Bain told us why Harvest was important to Christians and how they celebrated it. How do churches celebrate Harvest today? Today, most U.K. churches have a Harvest Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Football Competition – Year 3 and 4

Well done to all children who took part in the football match ! You worked brilliantly as a team and won 3-0! Amazing!  Thank you to all teachers and parents  that were able to come and support, especially in the … Continue reading

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Our School Sports Crew Assembly!

On Monday our School Sports Crew Leaders presented a ‘ Healthy Living’ assembly to Year 1-6. They explained why it was important to stay fit and healthy and ways they could achieve this. They asked all the children to take … Continue reading

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Our first Football competition of the year …..

Well done to our Year 5/6 Footballers who won 5-0 on their first football match on the year. Even the rain didn’t stop us from playing 🙂 Miss Stockton !

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School Sports Crew ..

  This week our School Sports Crew had their first meeting of the year. They discussed what clubs and competitions we needed to put in place this year based on feedback from children across the school. We had lots of … Continue reading

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Year 4/5 Football Team

On Friday, our Year 4 and 5 football team played a match against St Joseph’s Primary School!  Both teams did an amazing job and worked really well as a team! Congratulations to Oxford Grove for winning the match! We were … Continue reading

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Celebration assembly!

This weekend, one of our Year 5 children donated her hair to the Little Princess Trust. The Little Princess Trust provides real hair wigs free of charge to children and young adults up to the age of 24, who have sadly … Continue reading

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Football Vs Homophobia ..

Today, Key Stage 2 experienced an assembly about Homophobia and how this is linked to football. This assembly used football as a means to communicate messages of inclusion to our children. Upper Key Stage 2 then took part in some workshops. … Continue reading

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Hanukkah

On Monday 5th December, Miss Roberts and Mrs Bain held an assembly all about Hanukkah. We learnt about which religion celebrated this festival and what it was all about. ‘Hanukkah (also known as Chanukah) is the Jewish Festival of Lights … Continue reading

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School Sports Crew assembly

On Friday 30th September, our Upper Key stage 2 School Sports Crew gave an assembly to the whole school. They wore our Oxford Grove P.E kits with pride and their badges so children knew exactly who they were throughout the … Continue reading

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School Sports Crew

This week our Upper Key Stage two Sports Crew children have been very busy. We had a meeting to discuss our Sports Assemblies that are coming up for the whole school. We discussed what races we thought should be included … Continue reading

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Year 5/6 Rounders Tournament – A team

On Wednesday 6th July our A team for rounders took part in a tournament. For our first match we won . The score was 1.5 rounders to 1 rounder. For our second match we lost. The score was 4.5 rounders … Continue reading

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Our Year 5 Football Team

On Tuesday 5th July, our Year 5 Football team took part in a tournament against other schools in our Bolton cluster. They worked really hard as a team. We ensured all children within our team took part in each match … Continue reading

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Year 5/6 Rounders match!

On Tuesday 28th June 2016, Our B team for rounders played against Gaskell Primary School. Although we lost 21 1/2 to 24 1/2, we still showed a whole team effort and congratulated the other team. Thank you to all parents/ … Continue reading

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FUNDA Friends

Year 5 and 6 were asked if they wanted to apply for a FUNDA playtime leader role. This role means that they would be working alongside Coach Matt on the Key Stage 1 Yard. They will help Key Stage 1 … Continue reading

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Year 5 Football tournament …

Well done to all the children taking part in the tournament yesterday! You looked very professional in our brand new football kits ! Thank you to all the staff that came to support- Mrs Bain was an amazing cheerleader.  Miss … Continue reading

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Our first football match of the new term!

Well done to the Year 5 footballers! Fantastic effort and you played well as a team. You should be very proud of yourself! Your first game and it was amazing! Final score 8-7 to St Joesephs. I am very proud of … Continue reading

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