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British Black History at Rathfern Primary School

Our school’s curriculum is designed to reflect and celebrate our local community’s culture and history; making it relevant, affirming, broad and balanced. We empower all our pupils by explicitly exploring the role that key black people and others have played in challenging racism and thus shaping a more just and equitable world today. We believe […]

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George Floyd mural, Minneapolis

Black Lives Matter

Given the events over the last couple of weeks, I feel compelled to say the following: At Rathfern we stand together to condemn the unlawful murder of an innocent black man, George Floyd, in Minneapolis. We stand united in our commitment to tackle and challenge racism, address inequality and call out discrimination. Black people are 40 […]

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Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day to you all. Together with 193 other countries around the world we are celebrating Earth Day today. It is an annual event celebrated on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Thank you for engaging in the Earth Day activities on Google Classroom and sending in wonderful examples of how you […]

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Y3 EASTER PROJECT

‘Year 3’s new topic is Friends of the Earth! It is vital that we continue to make conscious choices about the way in which we live our lives – after all, you are the future, this is your world. At Rathfern, we live and breathe the core values and SDGs so why not complete projects […]

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Story time!

Lets read together, ask your family members to read this wonderful story about Frieda and how she makes a difference. Frieda makes a difference-English Learning about our SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) will help us all make a difference to our world. Can you spot the SDG number on the page? How many can you find? […]

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Reception recycled fish!

Reception have been looking at the artist Alexander Calder’s fish sculptures. They are made from metal, glass and pottery. He bends and twists the wire to create drawings that hang in space. We used recycled coat hangers to create the outline of our fish. We pulled really hard on the sides of the coat hanger […]

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At Rathfern we stand together to condemn the unlawful murder of an innocent black man, George Floyd, in Minneapolis.

We stand united in our commitment to tackle and challenge racism, address inequality and call out discrimination.