Mr Gaunt

Author's details

Name: Andy Gaunt
Date registered: 15/09/2011
URL: http://www.greengatesprimary.org.uk

Latest posts

  1. Year 6’s Residential Adventure! — 27/11/2016
  2. Addison’s Adventure Story — 01/11/2016
  3. Connie’s Adventure Story — 01/11/2016
  4. Thomas’ Adventure Story — 01/11/2016
  5. Ci Ling’s Adventure Story — 01/11/2016

Most commented posts

  1. Panoramic Picture of the week — 48 comments
  2. School Linking Project — 25 comments
  3. Safer Internet Day 2012 — 22 comments
  4. Year 6 Ingleborough Hall — 20 comments
  5. The Real Maths Challenge — 20 comments

Author's posts listings

Nov 27

Year 6’s Residential Adventure!

The children in Year 6 were recently very lucky to have the opportunity to go on a residential visit to High Adventure, North Yorkshire. We were able to build our independence and challenge ourselves in a new environment. As you can tell from the video, a fun time was had by all! We really stretched …

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Nov 01

Addison’s Adventure Story

Nov 01

Connie’s Adventure Story

Nov 01

Thomas’ Adventure Story

Nov 01

Ci Ling’s Adventure Story

Nov 01

Elodie’s Adventure Story

Oct 19

Layla’s Angel Falls fact file

Oct 19

Cassidy’s Angel Falls fact file

Oct 19

Maryam’s Angel Falls fact file

Oct 19

Thomas Watson’s Angel Falls fact file

Oct 19

Jayden Barber’s Black Caiman fact file

Oct 19

Tiran’s Angel Falls fact file

Oct 19

Ben’s Angel Falls Fact File

Oct 19

Ben’s Angel Falls fact file

https://docs.google.com/drawings/d/1PNhUVupq-Zea-xYl8AexVJ_cpdbh8rzSIFivWQ3OJbs/edit?usp=sharing

Oct 11

Alex’s Angel Falls Fact File

Oct 11

Olivia’s Angel Fall Fact File

Oct 11

Thomas Flyde’s Ben Heason Fact File

Jun 20

Year 4 and Year 1 Den Building Day June 2016!

Jan 25

Bradford East One Partnership writing competition

The local area partnership of schools held a writing competition in October, it was judged by Nick Toczek. Each school sent their best work to Nick for judging and inclusion in the book, please have a flick through to and enjoy the poems. We are currently working on illustrations, contents and a cover to further …

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Jan 07

Engaging families at Greengates

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Oct 18

Greengates Houses

We have introduced a house point system this term to develop collaboration between year groups and develop the school as a community. The children have been divided into 6 houses which have a House hero, an allocated BLP learning muscle, colour and lead teacher.   The children can earn house points for a variety of …

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Oct 17

The Golden Book

Today we are launching a new initiative to recognise and celebrate outstanding work. Teachers can submit children’s work to the Senior Leadership Team to be included in the Golden Book. We want the children to strive to be the best they can be and aim to be included in the Golden Book. Today we can announce …

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Mar 30

Mrs Dunsire in the T and A

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Mar 23

GOOD LUCK MRS DUNSIRE!

MRS DUNSIRE WON – THE MOST INSPIRATIONAL USE OF FILM IN A CLASSROOM IN LONDON TODAY WELL DONE FROM EVERYONE AT GREENGATES PRIMARY SCHOOL We are proud to announce that Mrs Dunsire has been shortlisted for the Most inspirational use of film in the classroom award in association with The Guardian Teacher Network! So tomorrow …

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Feb 23

TRI-BLOGGING

Jan 06

BBC Look North – Media Literacy

Dec 19

KS2 Nativity

Again, excellent performance KS2, You did fantastic !

Dec 19

KS1 Christmas Nativity

Excellent performance from Key Stage 1 Christmas Nativity, great work everyone, well done.

Dec 19

KS1 Christmas Nativity

Excellent performance from Key Stage 1 Christmas Nativity, great work everyone, well done.

Dec 19

KS1 Christmas Nativity

Excellent performance from Key Stage 1 Christmas Nativity, great work everyone, well done.

Nov 11

Remembrance Day 2014

On Tuesday we held our annual Remembrance service, this year we were joined at the cenotaph by Thorpe Primary School. Our children were fantastic from the Year 6 reading the fallen armed forces of Greengates to the choir singing Danny Boy to Year 5 performing Flanders Field to the whole school who were respectful and …

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Oct 27

Autumn 1 Dance

Another superb dance by the children of Greengates Primary School – Thank you Brianne Year 2 curricular dance Street Dance club Glee club

Feb 13

Safer Internet Day 2014

On Safer Internet Day the Greengates Digital Leaders created an e-safety film to help the pupils of Greengates Primary School to be safe online. They worked with our school technician Mr McLaughlin, using green screening and iMovie to create this film. I was particularly pleased with your presentation skills – well done.

Jan 27

Safer Internet Day 2014 – February 11th

Poster Competition! Can you design a poster to promote making the internet a better place? http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2014 Use the website above to help you and give you information about how to make the internet a better place! Hand in your competition entry on February 11th, it will be showcased in our E-safety Gallery. Be creative with …

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Jan 27

Safer Internet Day 2014 – February 11th

Poster Competition! Can you design a poster to promote making the internet a better place? http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2014 Use the website above to help you and give you information about how to make the internet a better place! Hand in your competition entry on February 11th, it will be showcased in our E-safety Gallery. Be creative with …

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Jan 27

Safer Internet Day 2014 – February 11th

Poster Competition! Can you design a poster to promote making the internet a better place? http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2014 Use the website above to help you and give you information about how to make the internet a better place! Hand in your competition entry on February 11th, it will be showcased in our E-safety Gallery. Be creative with …

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Dec 03

Croatian Visitors

Today 9 Croatian teachers visited us along with Mr Langley and Miss Mudd from the Bradford Curriculum ICT team. They came to see how we embed e-safety into Greengates. Mrs Kralj the lead teacher was very impressed with the school but more importantly she thought the KS2 children were fantastic. You behaved superbly, you spoke …

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Nov 14

Year 6 non residential week requests

Those of you who unfortunately aren’t going – what do you want to do?

Nov 14

Year 6 non residential week requests

Those of you who unfortunately aren’t going – what do you want to do?

Nov 14

Year 6 non residential week requests

Those of you who unfortunately aren’t going – what do you want to do?

Nov 14

Year 6 Ingleborough Hall

Year 6 are about to embark on their first residential visit to Ingleborough Hall. We have been discussing their 3 stars and a wish for the visit – please see their comments below and give them some encouragement. Has anyone else got any thoughts / memories they would like to share with year 6 Thanks …

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Nov 12

Autumn Dance Show

KS1, KS2, Glee Club and Yr 2 dances from Autumn 1

Nov 12

Halloween Disco

A super spooky evening enjoyed by all!

Nov 11

Remembrance Day 2013

November the 11th is the time of the year when we wear a red poppy in memory of those who sacrificed their lives for us during wars. The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month marks the signing of the Armistice, on 11th November 1918, to signal the end of World War …

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Oct 23

Autumn 1 2013 – Drumming with Junior Jam

This term year 1 and year 2 have been learning how to drum using Djembe drums – they have had a fantastic time with Mr Sharp from Junior Jam! We even ran an after school club! Have a look at the performance we gave for the parents today! Well done to all the children.

Oct 23

Autumn 1 2013 Homework Projects

Wow, Brilliant, Amazing, So proud -The standard of work is getting better every time, thank you parents for supporting your children. We are immensely proud of all the children who completed their projects!

Jul 09

Bradford East 1 Athletic Meet

Despite the blistering heat today 30 children from Greengates Primary School took part in the inaugural Bradford East 1 Athletic Meet. 16 schools, 480 children, 48 teachers and 15 Sports UK coaches met on Swainhouse Primary School’s field for the athletic meet. The children enjoyed the day, took part in many sports activities, showed super …

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Jul 01

Year 4 Community Cohesion Music Event

This year’s community event within our Local Area Partnership (LAP) of schools was a music theme. The 16 schools were split into 4 groups – 4 x drumming, 4 x Singing, 4 x Story telling and 4 x iPads. Each child in Year 4 was given an opportunity to take part in their schools activity, …

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Jun 24

#FSF #Fabschool

A new competition to recognise excellence in schools started 4 weeks ago. Initially called #FSF (fab school friday) and then subsequently changed to #FabSchool. To win the award schools are asked to tweet @etreble9 with the reason why we are a FAB school. We won the inaugral competition due to the variety and breadth in …

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May 28

Learning about Resilience in school life

Building Learning Power Your children may have come home recently talking about Building Learning Power and in particular RESILIENCE, as a school we are embarking on a programme to build your child’s life skills through their learning. We have started by asking the children to look at resilience in their learning, what could they do …

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