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Learning about puberty, conception, childbirth and relationships

Dear parents/carers, As part of our science and PSHE curriculum the children will be learning about puberty, conception, childbirth and relationships. Within this, we will be building on last year’s puberty topic and learning and discussing how the male and female body changes and how a baby is made. As well as this, we will be looking at what makes a healthy relationship and
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Beechwood Quiz Night

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Beechwood Sports Afternoon!

Dear Parent/Carer We are delighted to announce the dates for this year’s Beechwood Sports Afternoon! In a change to previous years, this time we will be holding two events, as below: Lower School Sports Afternoon (Year 3 and 4) will be on Tuesday 10th July 1:20 pm. Upper School Sports Afternoon (Year 5 and 6) will be on Monday 25th June 1:20 pm. The
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The Great Beechwood Bake-off


Playing a Musical Instrument in Year 4

Dear Parent/Carer Re: Playing a Musical Instrument in Year 4 As you are aware your child is having a taste of what it is like to learn 3 different musical instruments this year as part of the Sound Bites project. I am currently sorting out music lessons for next year and I need to know how many children would like to continue to learn
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Chesssets.co.uk donate 10 chess sets

ChessSets, the UK’s number one chess set retailer has said that it will donate ten chess sets to Beechwood Junior School’s chess club. Naturally, everyone at Beechwood is thrilled. ChessSets.co.uk was formed in 2011 as a dedicated online chess retailer to bring UK internet shoppers the very best chess sets at the very best prices. ChessSets.co.uk is part of the JDS group of companies.
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The ancient world of Egypt 18th April

Dear Parent/Carer In the summer term, we are discovering the wonders of the ancient world of Egypt! As part of our topic, we are lucky enough to have a visitor coming into school on Wednesday 18th April, who will hold a workshop with each class about what life was like during the era. During the workshop, the children will explore Egyptian attitudes and beliefs
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Easter Menu 28th March


Interested in becoming a primary school teacher?

Dear Parents and Families Are you interested in training to become a primary school teacher? Harefield SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) currently has vacancies to start teacher training from September 2018 and we would be very interested to hear from you if you are thinking of becoming a teacher or know someone who is. We are looking for people who have (or will
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Year 4 Trip to the River Itchen – 23rd April 2018

Dear Parent/Carer Year 4 Trip to the River Itchen – Monday 23rd April 2018 To support our ‘Raging Rivers’ topic, Year 4 will be visiting Itchen Valley Country Park and walking alongside the River Itchen. We will be using our investigative skills in order to observe, measure and record key features of the River Itchen at different locations along its course. We will travel
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