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Culture Week 2018: Blueberry Muffins and Hawaiian Skirts

The theme of the USA has continued throughout the week with lots of activities, fun and learning. Reception class made a Totem Pole, dream catchers and learnt all about Pocahontas and her travels. Years 1 and 2 made blueberry muffins yesterday as well as creating their own portraits in an 'Andy Warhol' theme. Year 3 have made Hawaiian...
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Culture Week 2018 – Line Dancing

As part of Culture Week 2018 the children are learning all about the USA (United States of America), the whole school took part in a line dancing workshop this morning. Everyone enjoyed their session and getting dressed up as cowboys and cowgirls, as you can see from the photographs. Reception Class can be seen giving us a...
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More Young Voices 2018

The children have had such a lovely time at the Young Voices Concert at the O2 this evening, they sung their hearts out with many other school children from all of the country to form one of the UK's largest choirs! The guest performer this year was Natalie Williams. We have saved our seats for next year's...
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Young Voices 2018

Some of the children are currently at the Young Voices Concert in London, practising for the performance in front of a packed audience of parents and families this evening. The children have been learning the songs since last September, ready to perform alongside many other schools to create a choir of around 3,00 children. More photos to...
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Crime Scene Investigation at Meredale!

Crime Scene Investigation at Meredale today! All of the KS2 children were involved in a CSI day throughout the day today, funded by our school PTA (Friends of Meredale). The children took part in staying safe online, taking their fingerprints, talking about their DNA and gathered evidence from a crime scene. A fun day had by everyone...
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Cooking Club deliver cakes to Longford Court in Rainham

Since November, cookery club have been making miniature Christmas cakes. Each child made two fruit cakes, iced and decorated them. These were wrapped up and labelled with gift tags. On Wednesday 6th December, cookery club visited Longford Court in Rainham to donate one of the cakes they had made to residents. We spent some time...
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Christmas Dinner and Jumper Day 2017

Christmas Jumper day has been held at Meredale today, we've managed to raise £35 for the Save the Children charity so far. The whole school have also sat down and enjoyed a full Christmas Dinner together, freshly cooked by our on-site chefs. Everyone is really getting into the Christmas spirit this week with the annual pantomime visit...
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Meredale Choir at Christmas

The Meredale Choir sang lots of Festive Songs at Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre today as part of the Demelza Children's Choir. They get to sing alongside the whole school tomorrow at the annual Church Service and then we have the two nativity performances coming up. They're really getting into the Christmas spirit this week! Read more

Poppy Appeal 2017

Well done to all of the children and staff at the school for raising so much money for the Poppy Appeal this November....
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