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12/11/19

We are celebrating our differences and individuality today at Southgate- Odd Socks Day 2019! https://t.co/Mn11CQ1nNI

25/10/19

Well done to all the children and staff for a brilliant start to the school year! We hope you all enjoy a well deserved rest, and look forward to seeing you for the second half of the Autumn Term on 4th November! https://t.co/V7qUDBYvJ3

21/10/19

Retweeted From Barking Dog Media

Booking is a must for tours - plenty of dates from today to January so come and see how to join the family https://t.co/qMfZgVPT4A https://t.co/B2ZHYJ44ZA

18/10/19

We learn in all different ways at Southgate! https://t.co/3NbaNweUTR

18/10/19

Looking after our staff, so they can look after the children! Thank you Mrs Homer! https://t.co/lfTuVfnbOa

18/10/19

If you are considering Southgate Primary School for your child next September, why not join us on a school tour, and learn more about what we can offer! Tours running throughout the Autumn term, please call 01293 525 966 for more information!

14/10/19

We will be holding school tours across the Autumn Term, and we would be delighted to show you around our wonderful school. Please note that these tours are by appointment only, so it is important to pre-book your space. Please contact the School Office on 01293 525 966 to book.

14/10/19

Was your child born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016? If so, you must apply for their reception school place by 15th January 2020. Why not consider Southgate Primary School?

08/10/19

Lovely to see our Parents and Carers at the Talk for Writing Curriculum morning today - we hope you found it useful!

03/10/19

SPOTTED! Our very talented Taya, from Year 5, has won a Debut child Performer of the Year Award for her performance in The Hunt at the Almeida Theatre, London. We are so incredibly proud of her, what an achievement! https://t.co/9ZLlYSqnF1

03/10/19

REMINDER - School is closed tomorrow, Friday 4th October, for Staff Training.

30/09/19

What a fantastic time our Year 6 children had at the annual Junior Citizen event on Friday - they thoroughly enjoyed the workshops provided. Very proud of how they represented Southgate Primary, with inquisitive questions and great behaviour https://t.co/PK2idpd3j8

27/09/19

Wonderful to see our parents and carers supporting our MacMillan coffee morning today - the cake looks delicious, and we are making money for a fantastic cause! https://t.co/CqDA8DjpgO

24/09/19

Don't forget to join us for our MacMillan coffee morning on Friday 27th September at 9am!

20/09/19

....Mrs Homer is thrilled that she has England but is concerned they'll be trounced by New Zealand (Cowell) or South Africa (Walliams)!

20/09/19

At Southgate we are all rooting for our allocated team in the Rugby World Cup. Teams were chosen at random by Mr Stewart, our P.E Leader, and we look forward to watching the rugby to see how they perform..... https://t.co/uxbYiXw5jJ

16/09/19

Retweeted From Crawley News 24

New primary school for up to 420 pupils opens in Faygate. https://t.co/SnFjOECFUF

16/09/19

We are looking forward to welcoming Parents & Carers to our Meet the Teacher event from 3.30-4.30pm on Wednesday! A chance to visit your child's classroom, meet the teacher, and find out more about the year ahead. This is an informal meeting, no need to pre-book!

09/09/19

Dates for this academic year can now be found on the website, under News and Events - please make note of important upcoming events in your diary!

Websites for learning

Please make use of the folllowing websites to develop your child's learning!

Curriculum

Discover

http://www.discoveryeducation.co.uk

Username - student29343

Password - southgate

An excellent online paid package that Southgate subscribe to. Lots of brilliant resources, videos and activities. Many of which used in school. Also has complete access to espresso coding. All tablet compatible.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education

Full of information and activities for children of all ages! Click on ‘Levels’ then select the desired age range.

 

English

Literacy

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/interactive/literacy.html#1

 

Phonics

Phonics

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/question/index/3

lots of information and guidance for parents/carers

http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ParentsMenu.htm

A selection of interactive games for all phonic phases. Mostly simple games.

www.ictgames.com/literacy.html

a great selection of games that link well with games in Letters and Sounds.

http://www.letters-and-sounds.com  

printable resources for each of the Letters and Sounds phonic phases, also links to games aligned with each phase.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks1bitesize/literacy/phonics/index.shtml

Phonic game with choice of difficulty (some HFWs, some vowel blends, very varied)

http://www.phonicsinternational.com/hear_the_sounds/hear_the_sounds_1.htm

Useful page which demonstrates pronunciation of all sounds

 

Maths

Maths

https://www.sumdog.com

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/ma13tabl-game-tables-grid-find

http://www.teachingtables.co.uk/

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/
A brilliant maths based free website where the child can play a variety of games and work towards their own mental maths targets. Also available on the App Store!

Quick Math, Quick Math+, Fractions and Clocks by Shiny Things
 

Internet Safety

Internet

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk

An invaluable website for parents and children full of information and activities regarding internet safety.

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/internet-safety.html?WT.ac=p-ra
 

Computer coding

 

https://scratch.mit.edu

A free programming language where children can enjoy learning to code, letting their imaginations run wild!

https://www.kodugamelab.com

Another free programming language where the children can create their own games on PC or Xbox!