Latest news and events from Highlands Primary School

Year 6

We have been busy in Year 6! We recently took part in some workshops at the Street Life Museum, were we learnt what it was like to be an evacuee during the war, experience of [...]

Mrs McKeown, Miss Card and Miss Lee

What a busy few weeks Year 6 have had! We were fortunate enough to have a visitor come into school to talk to the children about the use of coding in WW2. The children took [...]

Mrs McKeown, Miss Lee, Miss Card

We’ve had some great PE this week, where the children have shown some great team work and good hockey skills. Also, in jigsaw we have created our own Highlands Anthems to celebrate our community and [...]

Mr Wilson and Mr Lowthorpe

Another fantastic week by all of the children in year 5. Mr Lowthorpe was extremely proud of his class last week as he had 100% attendance and won the trophy for the first ever time! [...]

Mrs Saleh, Miss Sunman and Mr Rankin-Boynton

It has been another busy week but we have had our creative hats on this week! In English, we have been innovating our story the Little Match Girl and re-writing it with our own character.  [...]

Miss Allitt and Miss Murphy

This week we have been continuing to learn our English text. We have been innovating the setting and changing the character, all in preparation for writing our own stories next week! In our maths lessons, [...]

Mrs Harris, Miss Appleyard and Miss Clark

What a busy week in year 2. In English, we have been writing our own conquering the monster story all about the Great Fire of London. In maths we have moved onto addition and subtraction. [...]

Miss Beech and Mr Bentham

The children have had lots of fun this week. We have continued to innovate the story ’The Tiger Who came to tea.’ Children have had a lovely week writing their story and have made massive [...]

Foundation Stage

This week, in the Foundation Stage, it has been lovely to hear the children telling the stories they have learned, their own versions of these stories and even stories they have made up.   Outside, we’ve [...]

Mrs McKeown, Miss Card and Miss Lee

We’ve had another busy week in Year 6, learning more about our theme and all the events that happened in WW2 including how specific areas in Hull were bombed. We were able to identify these [...]

Mr Wilson and Mr Lowthorpe

Another fantastic week by all of the children in year 5! This week we welcomed a new pupil into year 5. We are incredibly proud of the children and how welcoming they have been. We [...]

Mrs Saleh, Mr Rankin and Miss Sunman

We have had a very busy week! In Theme, we have been learning about Queen Victoria and her reign.  We then created a photo-album of all the significant dates during her time on the throne.  [...]

Miss Allitt and Miss Murphy

We’ve had such a busy week this week but we have all worked really hard and are slowly picking up the pace! In our English lessons, we have continued to learn our class text. We [...]

Mrs Harris, Miss Clark and Mrs Appleyard

Another week has passed! Year 2 has been working really hard to learn  our new story in English about the Great Fire of London. We have improved our sentences by using expanded noun phrases and [...]

Miss Beech and Mr Bentham

The children have had lots of fun this week. We have innovated our class story in Literacy and chosen our own characters in the story to begin writing our own version of ‘The Tiger Who [...]

Foundation

This week, the children have been retelling their class stories using puppets and toys.  Some of the children even drew their own story maps and enjoyed telling their own versions of the stories.  In our [...]

Mrs Harris, Miss Clark and Miss Appleyard

Welcome back everyone! It is really nice to see the new Year 2 children ready to work hard. We have already started to learn our new story in English about the Great Fire of London [...]

Mr Wilson and Mr Lowthorpe

Mr Lowthorpe and Mr Wilson would like to thank all of the children for having a positive start to their new Year 5 class. Everyone has worked really hard and have shown they are eager [...]

Mrs McKeown, Miss Lee and Miss Card

Well, what a great start to Year 6 we have had.  The children have all come back keen and rearing to learn!  On Wednesday we had an absolutely brilliant time at Welton Waters improving our [...]

Miss Allitt and Miss Murphy

What a great week we’ve had! This week has been our first full week and we have worked our socks off in year 3! In our English lessons we have been learning a poem about [...]

Mr Bentham and Miss Beech

The children have had a fantastic start to the year and settled in really well. We have started to learn our new story ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’. The children set up a tea [...]

Foundation Stage

We’ve had a fantastic start to the new school year!  The children have settled into their new routines well and with lots of enthusiasm.   In F2, the children have started learning the story ‘Stuck in [...]

Miss Murphy, Miss Gray & Mr Bentham

Another great week for year 1! In our English lessons , we have continued our work on our text ‘Lost and Found’. The children have started to write their own versions of the story ’Lost [...]

Mrs McKeown, Mrs Saleh & Miss Lee

Yesterday, we were lucky enough to be visited by our local PCSO, Shaun Casson, who came to talk to us about anti-social behaviour in and out of school. It made us realise how we must [...]

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