Our teachers and TAs run lots of clubs at lunchtimes and after school for children in all key stages.
Timetable for Autumn Term 2018
Relaxation – Mrs Lester, All Year groups, Lunchtimes (daily)
Mindfulness – Mrs Bird and Miss Hickey, Lunchtimes (daily)
Mindful Colouring – Mrs Wood, Miss Rutherford and Miss Rossiter, Y1, 3:15pm-4:00pm
Paper Art Club – Ms Greenop Y3/Y4/Y5 3:15pm-4:15pm
Junior Choir – Miss Rutherford, TBA
Art – Ms Bowman, Y3, Lunchtime
Film Club – Miss Richardson and Ms Canavan, Y2, 3.15pm-4.00pm
Minnie Vinnies – Miss Duffy, Y5, Lunchtime
All clubs start the week beginning 24th September and will run for six sessions.
All clubs end the week beginning 5th November 2018.
Please ensure your child is picked up on time by a responsible adult.
Thank you for all your support!
Year 3 have had a fantastic time in boot camp. They have to complete a number of exercises every Monday afternoon. They are all working very hard and getting super fit!
” I have really enjoyed going to boot camp. It gives me lots of energy ready for afternoon lessons.”
” I feel so healthy and I have more energy!”
The Digital Leaders at SMAAA help to keep us safe online. They have passed on some very useful information about what to do and what not to do online. They have been using their time to research the best apps and online websites that will help us with our ICT skills.
” Staying safe is very important and I have enjoyed giving my friends advice on how to stay safe.”
“I really enjoy working on computers and my ICT skills are so much better now.”
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Our pupils are singing their hearts out this term!
“I really enjoy singing it brightens up my day”
“I don’t feel shy when I am singing with my friends”
Years 4,5 and 6 are creating their own wonderful designs. This club has allowed pupils to develop their creativity.
“I enjoy design technology because you can create what you want”
“I love creating something for myself”
Year 5 and 6 have been working very hard maintaining their fitness during cross country. They are extremely dedicated and are ready to run whatever the weather!
“Exercising helps me relax”
“It is important that you pace yourself when you are running”
“I can’t wait to compete”
Year 3 have been getting very creative and messy in Art Club!
“I love getting messy in Art club”
“The best part of Art Club is making things with my friends”
Years 3,4,5 and 6 are having so much fun in dance club. They are developing their co-ordination and fitness.
“I love dancing with my friends”
“Sometimes the dance moves are hard to learn but I just keep trying”
Keystage 1 and 2 have lots of movie lovers! Film club allows children to watch their favourite film and socialise with friends.
“I love watching films with all my friends”
Year 5 and 6 are developing their debating skills every Thursday. We have some future politicians in debating club!
“I enjoy talking about serious issues”
“It is important that our view is heard because we are the future”
“Debating Club has really improved my confidence”
Art club have been very busy creating beautiful Autumn pictures. Our school corridors have been filled with the colours of Autumn.
Drama club have really enjoyed performing short plays. The tasks given are really fun and help build confidence.
“I don’t feel shy anymore”
“I am having lots of fun”
“The tasks are so fun and silly”
“I would love to be an actress when I am older”
Let’s get healthy! Every Tuesday Active Club get their hearts racing. They play lots of team building games and use every muscle. Phew! Staying fit and healthy is very important well done Active Club keep up the hard work!
“My heart is beating fast but that’s a good thing”
“I’m getting fitter”
“Don’t forget you need to eat healthy food too”
This is a very popular club! The children use this time to relax with friends. They watch a really good film and munch on healthy snacks.
Cross Stitch Club
Well done cross stitch club you have made some lovely things so far. You are all very creative and learning such a wonderful skill. Cross stitching is very difficult well done everyone for being so patient.
“It takes a while to get the hang of”
“When its finished you feel happy”
Sign Language Club
What a lovely skill to learn! You are all doing so well.
This club is bursting at the seams it’s so popular. Miss O’Connell has been working hard teaching the children dance routines. They are all having so much fun and are even practicing on the playground!
Key Stage 1 Art Club
The children are really enjoying using different materials to create their own masterpieces.
At Lunch times our TA’s are running Heart Start Club, which children are finding both enjoyable and useful.
KS2 Dance Club
The children have really enjoyed learning new dance routines.
KS1 Film Club:
Children have enjoyed socialising with friends whilst watching their favourite movies.
KS2 Drama Club
Drama Club has been a real success. The children have really enjoyed acting out scenes from their favourite films. Drama Club is improving the confidence of all those who are attending.
Stars in the making!
KS2 French Club
“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” ‒ Nelson Mandela
The ability to speak another language is a great skill to possess! Well done French Club!
KS2 Gardening Club
Our green fingered little helpers are bravely bracing the elements in order to keep our school blooming!
Athletics club are working hard! They are all working as a team!
Key Stage 2 Art Club
Key stage 2 are enjoying their art club!
“The world is but a canvas to our imagination.”- Henry David Thoreau
Afternoon Art Club
Keystage 2 are using their Monday lunch time to create beautiful artwork!
KS1 Family Club has been a real hit! Thank you to all those parents and children who are attending!
We have completed our board game projects…Take a look at the final results!!!
“Photography takes an instant out of time , altering life by holding it still”-Dorothea Lange
All pupils thoroughly enjoyed Photography Club. They have all come away with a skill which they can use both within school and outside of school.
Year 3 Football Club
The children are keeping fit and healthy whilst having fun with friends. The progress you have made over the past six weeks has been amazing well done!
“Netball is great fun”
“I am having fun with my friends and keeping active”
Well done to all those who attended Spanish Club you were amazing. Keep practicing with your friends.
“We can say colours in Spanish!”
“I know how to say lots of animals in Spanish”
“We have learned a lot”
Keystage 2 have been cooking up a storm in the kitchen! They have learned new recipes and created some of their own but most importanlty they have learned how to stay safe in the kitchen. Miss Reid and Miss Rutherford were very impressed by the maturity and enthusiasm of all those who attended. Well done CHEFS!
Ks2 have really enjoyed Dance Club. Miss O’Connell is very impressed with the skills the children have gained from coming to this club!
“They look like professional dancers!”- Miss O’Connell
“Dancing makes me feel happy”
“It helps you relax”
Stay for as little or as long as you want! This week the children have been designing their own boards games! They have come up with some wonderful ideas!
How will fencing benefit my child? Fencers learn good sportsmanship, self-discipline, gain quick reflexes and how to compete independently. They gain a sense of accomplishment when winning and learn to profit from their defeats. They learn to make complex decisions, analyze problems, and think fast on their feet. These ideals help children reach their potential in many areas other than fencing.
Thank you for looking after our environment gardeners!
“I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite.”
e. e. Cummings