Category Archives: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group

Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group

UNICEF – Rights Respecting School Workshop

 

More Reception pictures from the Rights Respecting school workshop…               Bb

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Published Date: 5th April 2019
Category: eyfs blog, Reception, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

RRSA workshop

 

Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 had a brilliant morning learning more about our rights during our workshop today. We made shelters, talked about how we stay clean and healthy, discussed our different rights with each other, sorted our wants and needs. Thanks very much to our Rights Respecting School Ambassadors for helping and […]

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Published Date: 2nd April 2019
Category: Early years, eyfs blog, KS1 blog, Nursery, Reception, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2


 

UNICEF RRSA Inspire Workshop KS2

 

Thank you to all the parents who attended our first UNICEF RRSA workshop this morning. We learned a lot about the articles of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and had fun taking part in lots of short activities. Members of the Steering Group lead a game matching picture cards to specific articles. […]

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Published Date: 27th March 2019
Category: KS2 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

Steering Group Assembly and Bronze Award

 

The Tiverton RRSA Steering Group took over yesterday’s assembly to teach us all about UNICEF’s role in disaster relief. We also had the exciting news that our Bronze Award certificate has arrived. Congratulations to everybody on your hard work!

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Published Date: 13th February 2019
Category: KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

Mad Hatters 🎩

 

During Autumn Term and the beginning of Spring term Year 1 have been completing their topic – All Dressed Up. As part of our Design Technology project we designed and then made our own hats. We learned lots of new skills and tried to add them to our hats. Then Mrs Matthews and Mrs Ward […]

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Published Date: 3rd February 2019
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Science Blog, Year 1


 

Wants and Needs

 

We have been busy planning and teaching lessons this week. In our meeting, we explored different activities using the RRSA Wants and Needs cards. Which of the images show things which are essential to our survival and wellbeing, and which are extras, or ‘wants’? Some pictures had us discussing different situations, for example the bicycle. […]

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Published Date: 25th January 2019
Category: KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

UNICEF – Wants vs Needs – Year 4 Steering Group Super Lesson!

 

This afternoon, Miss Brewster got a rest from being the main teacher for a short while and had the fantastic experience of being taught by members of the Y4 and Y6 UNICEF  Steering Group. They taught a brilliant lesson which made us really think about what were our wants and what we actually needed. We […]

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Published Date: 24th January 2019
Category: KS2 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 4


 

UNICEF rights respecting school

 

Tiverton Academy is now on its way to become a UNICEF rights respecting school. The class votes have been cast and we now have our first ever steering group! There are 2 children from each class (year 1 to year 6) We all had to attend our first meeting together on Thursday – it was […]

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Published Date: 30th September 2018
Category: eyfs blog, KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Nursery, Reception, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

McMillan coffee morning

 

The McMillan coffee morning was a success this morning – thank you to Mrs Matthews for organising it and all the staff that helped set up. A huge thank you to all the parents/carers/staff and children who donated cakes and biscuits in order to make it successful. We had a good turn out and we […]

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Published Date: 29th September 2017
Category: eyfs blog, KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Nursery, Reception, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

School council 2015-2016

 

We are extremely happy to announce that there will be a new school council for the new academic year. Children have written their manifestos, classes have completed their class votes and then on Friday, children will make their final votes choosing 2 children from their class to be part of school council. Thank you to […]

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Published Date: 11th November 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

A big thank you!

 

A big thank you to all those who contributed and took part with comic relief day on Friday, it was a fun day! As mentioned, all monies raised will go directly to the Comic Relief charity. Amount we raised to be confirmed, watch this space 😉

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Published Date: 16th March 2015
Category: KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

Red Nose Day

 

Red day was a huge success in school today. Children across the school all wore some fantastic red outfits to mark the day and help raise money for charity. Not only did each child donate a £1, school council organised a cake sale over the last three days, so thank you all for your donations.   […]

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Published Date: 13th March 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 6


 

Comic Relief 2015

 

Thank you to our parents for all their support for Comic Relief this year. The cake sale was excellent with lots of donations from the year 2 class. Plus, the costumes were fabulous. We we had a great Red Nose Day in Year 2 🙂    

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Published Date: 13th March 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 2


 

Comic Relief – Making Cakes Funny to Raise Money!

 

Today, as a reward for their fantastic efforts in class, a selected few children from Year 4 had some time away from their usual routine.  But they weren’t having a rest…certainly not! They worked tirelessly, to ice and decorate dozens of cupcakes and biscuits with Comic Relief- inspired funny faces – complete with red (glacé cherry) noses!  […]

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Published Date: 11th March 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 4


 

Working hard (as always)

 

    School council have met this morning to discuss the meeting the vice chair and chair had with Miss Matthews at the end of last term to discuss issues raised from class council meetings. They have also been discussing the runnings of comic relief day which is only two weeks away 🙂 how exciting. […]

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Published Date: 2nd March 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

Comic relief

 

School council are working hard to begin advertising Comic Relief on Friday 13th March, stay tuned for further details.

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Published Date: 10th February 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

Message from the Chair

 

Hi everybody! Just here to tell you that School Council is working extremely hard, we have been having a lot of meeting lately to resolve all of the problems and issues that have been brought up in Class Council meetings. Thank you for all your comments and suggestions. We look forward to hearing from you again […]

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Published Date: 9th February 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

Red Nose Day confirmed!

 

FINALLY – our plans for Red Nose day have been confirmed by the School Council, hurray!! We will be speaking to all staff and pupils this week to make them aware that Red Nose Day at Tiverton Academy will take place on Friday 13th March 2015.  Obviously our theme for the day is ‘WEAR RED’, […]

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Published Date: 9th February 2015
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

The hard work continues…

 

The school council have had a busy time since September trying to make decisions and come up with solutions to make our school the best possible.  Class council meetings happen every month and those issues discussed in class, are brought forward to the school council meetings.  They’re have been many debates, disagreements and lots of […]

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Published Date: 18th December 2014
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

School council 2014-15

 

We are pleased to announce our school council for 2014-15 has been selected.  Our chair is Ahmed Al-Shueli from Year 6 and vice chair is Maryam Ali from Year 5.  We have a busy year ahead of us, so watch this space…    

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Published Date: 5th November 2014
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group


 

Welcome – School Council blog area

 

Welcome to the new School Council blog. Please come back soon for more news.

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Published Date: 3rd October 2014
Category: Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group