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Primary Schools in Rowing Competition

Primary Schools in Rowing Competition

Recently, Burgh School pupils competed in a rowing contest that took place in a gym. The afternoon event began with a few warm-ups, then the real action commenced. First, it was a one-minute row where a girl from Richmond Primary impressed by rowing 255 metres! The Burgh Team was not too far behind – their […]

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Pupils Meet the High Sheriff

Pupils Meet the High Sheriff

Recently, pupils at Cottesmore Millfield Academy got the chance to meet Dr Sarah Furness, the High Sheriff of Rutland. She came to inform and inspire the whole school. To become a High Sheriff is not easy. First, the county needs to notice you doing good; this could be by charity work or helping in community […]

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The World Top 10 Goalkeepers: Part 1

The World Top 10 Goalkeepers: Part 1

Who are the world’s best goalkeepers? Jake, a Year 6 at Heighington Millfield Primary Academy selects his top ten: 10 Victor Valdes was born on the 14th of June 1982 in Spain. He spent most of his career at FC Barcelona and he performed very well. Valdes is required one of the best goalkeepers to […]

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Cadbury upset Fruit and Nut fans!

Cadbury upset Fruit and Nut fans!

  Cadbury has upset some of their fans by adding sultanas to their fruit and nut recipe. After 90 years of production, Cadbury said that they had to include sultanas ‘to add more variation’ and ‘ensure it’s still an affordable treat’. But some chocoholics have accused Cadbury of putting the cost of the fruit ahead […]

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Millfield’s Moment in Time!

Millfield’s Moment in Time!

On a school residential to London, pupils from a Lincolnshire primary school were fortunate enough to visit one of the world’s leading natural history museums. On the second day of their 3-day visit to our capital, Year 5 and 6 youngsters from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy made the short journey from their hotel to be amazed […]

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‘Priceless’ Panda flew with the Dambusters

‘Priceless’ Panda flew with the Dambusters

A toy panda that flew on the famous Dambusters raid has appeared on BBC’s Antiques Roadshow. The bear, which has no name, was tucked into the boot of airman Gordon Radcliffe as he took to the skies on missions, including the famous Dambuster raid. After many successful missions, the crew began to regard the bear […]

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North Somercotes Primary News: Ep01

North Somercotes Primary News: Ep01

http://youngjournalistacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/slugs-final-edit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download For one day only, North Somercotes Primary School was converted into a buzzing media hub. A team from The Young Journalist Academy worked with Year 4 & 5 pupils to give them a taste of what life as a journalist is like. Working to strict deadlines, the five […]

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North Somercotes Primary News: Ep02

North Somercotes Primary News: Ep02

http://youngjournalistacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/meercats-final-edit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download For one day only, North Somercotes Primary School was converted into a buzzing media hub. A team from The Young Journalist Academy worked with Year 4 & 5 pupils to give them a taste of what life as a journalist is like. Working to strict deadlines, the five […]

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North Somercotes Primary News: Ep03

North Somercotes Primary News: Ep03

  For one day only, North Somercotes Primary School was converted into a buzzing media hub. A team from The Young Journalist Academy worked with Year 4 & 5 pupils to give them a taste of what life as a journalist is like. Working to strict deadlines, the five media teams had web reports to […]

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North Somercotes Primary News: Ep04

North Somercotes Primary News: Ep04

http://youngjournalistacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/sharks-final-edit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download     For one day only, North Somercotes Primary School was converted into a buzzing media hub. A team from The Young Journalist Academy worked with Year 4 & 5 pupils to give them a taste of what life as a journalist is like. Working to strict deadlines, […]