Transition 2021

New Starter Booklet 2021

NEW-Starter-Information-Booklet-2021.docx

School Tours with Mrs Bush & Miss Ryan (Headteacher)

We are allowing a limited number of school tours throughout the Summer Term. To book a tour please contact Miss Stevenson via email at c.stevenson.bch@osborne.coop. 

 

West Ham Lower School Academy Trials (Year 5 & 6 students) 

Girls - Tuesday 20th April  

Boys - Thursday 22nd April or Tuesday 27th April

We would like to take this opportunity to say a huge well done to everyone who came along to the West Ham Football Trials. It was amazing to see so many of you displaying such fantastic football skills and sportsmanship on the field. You should all be very proud!

You should have now received a formal letter from Mr Cronin, our West Ham Community Hub Officer, to let you know if you were successful in making it on to the programme and the plan moving forward. Our Year 6 School Academy Training sessions will be starting on Tuesday 29th June

If your son/daughter is in Year 5, it's not too late to register your child's interest in joining the lower school Academy programme. We will be holding more trials very soon. Please complete the document in the link below to register your interest and send your completed form to c.stevenson.bch@osborne.coop :

Please Click Here to view document

Virtual Subject Based Workshops 

SCIENCE – W/C 28th MARCH – Fun science experiments: DIY Lava Lamp; Baking Soda Volcanoes; Tornado in a Jar; Rain Cloud in a Jar; Light Refraction. These are all done with everyday household items and we promise to let you know the ‘messiness’ levels when we set the experiments!  

https://youtu.be/0I1z2zIIzLA

CONGRATULATIONS ALEX!!  You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Science Workshop.

 

LANGUAGES – W/C 12th APRIL - Follow two simple recipes, one in French (crepes) and one in Spanish (open topped sandwiches) recipes provided and demonstrated on video.  

https://youtu.be/BXIrnD9r0O0

FELICIDADES MAX!! BIEN FAIT!! (Congratulations Max! Well Done!) You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Language Workshop.

 

SPORT & PE – W/C 19th April - Create and label your own skeleton using items from around the house; live workouts with BCHS PE teachers; AI Basketball App - complete a series of virtual reality sport challenges.

PE-Skeleton-Challenge.pptx

PE-HomeCourt-Challenge.pptx

PE-Jailbreak.pptx

https://youtu.be/Oa0_NIAUQCY

https://youtu.be/7cbjaezAHXI

CONGRATULATIONS DOMINIC!!  You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual PE Workshop.

 

DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY – W/C 26th April - Making a minute marble run using household materials – not as easy as it sounds!  

https://youtu.be/S-o1NUPJM2s

CONGRATULATIONS KIARA, ANGEL & DHIAN!! You all won first prize for your entry to our Virtual DT Workshop.

 

HUMANITIES – W/C 3rd MAY - Ancestry – creating a family tree using online facilities, photos and family input. Make these as creative and detailed as you possibly can.    

CONGRATULATIONS WOODY, ANGELINA & KIARA!! You all won first prize for your entry to our Virtual History Workshop.

 

WEST HAM FOUNDATION – W/C 17th May (TEMPORARILY POSTPONED) - Soccer skills with qualified WHU Foundation Academy Coach.

 

COMPUTING – W/C 24th MAY - Make a computer game using SCRATCH programme.

https://youtu.be/ghN1onGhMH4

CONGRATULATIONS JACK!! You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Computer Science Workshop.

 

DRAMA – W/C 7th June - Power props = Superhero.

https://youtu.be/-NMlUHgYCqk

CONGRATULATIONS TARA!! You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Drama Workshop.

 

ENGLISH – W/C 14th June - Students dress as their favourite book character and write, in exactly 100 words, why they have chosen this character and book.

https://youtu.be/EnujeStydDs

CONGRATULATIONS ELIZABETH & LOGAN!! You both won first prize for your entries to our Virtual English Workshop.

 

ART – W/C 21st June - 3D Paper house making; technical drawing demonstrations/exercises that will guide students through improving their drawing skills.  

https://youtu.be/coDx2c6XtMA

CONGRATULATIONS JACK!! You won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Art Workshop.

 

FOOD TECHNOLOGY – W/C 28th JUNE - Great BCHS Bake Off. Everyone is aware of the Bake off TV programme, it’s now your turn to get your aprons ready to show us your amazing culinary skills.  

https://youtu.be/e6wYFWyuW00

CONGRATULATIONS SHANNON, DOMINIC & AMELIA!! You all won first prize for your entry to our Virtual Food Workshop.

 

Primary Visits

A member of the Primary team will be visiting every student in their primary school during the Summer term. If we can't do this in person we will arrange a virtual meeting instead. 

 

Buddy Video 2021

 

 

 

Year 6 Induction Days

Thursday 24th & Friday 25th June 2021

(POSTPONED UNTIL Monday 6th September)

Unfortunately, due to government restrictions we have had to delay our Induction day until September 2021. We will send all the need to know information regarding the arrangements direct to parents.

 

Summer School

(Week Commencing Monday 16th August 2021)

This year we had to hold our Summer School off of school site due to the building work that is currently taking place at BCHS. (All details will be communicated with parents directly via email.)

We will be running a full programme including Monster inflatables, a Zoo Lab experience, a Drama workshop, a day at the Nuclear Races activity centre, a Cinema Experience day and a day at Clacton Beach/Pier. 

Our Summer School focuses its attention on the students wellbeing, team building skills and helping them to make friendship groups in advance of them starting with us in September.

Please see the video below for a sneak peak of the activities:

 

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