St. Michael’s Weekly Post – For Week Beginning 21st October 2019

22nd November 2019

 The Great St Michael’s Book Grab! Join us today at 3.15pm in the hall for the Great St Michael’s Book Grab!  Used and new books will be on sale after school at a reduced price!  Come along and see what you can find!

Christmas Fair:  The PTA would like some Year 6 children to help at the Christmas Fair.  If your child would like to help even for half an hour between 11.30am and 1.30pm, please can you complete the slip overleaf and return to the blue box outside the office.  The PTA would also like some more adult helpers.  If you can help please email aldbournepta@gmail.com

Messages from the PTA:

Festive Wreath Making Evening
We have a few last places for the Festive Wreath Making Evening at 7:30pm on Thursday 5th December. Tickets are £25 and can be booked by emailing aldbournepta@gmail.com All materials provided. Bring your own drinks (soft drinks provided). If you’re able to help with foliage collection on Wednesday 4th December, please let us know.

School Calendar – Pre-order now!
The school calendar is available to pre-order for the discounted price of £6 each, until the end of November. Please complete an order form and post in the blue postbox outside the office, along with payment. Calendars will be ready for collection in December. You will also be able to purchase the calendar at the Christmas Fair for £7.50 each.

Have you started your Christmas shopping? Download the FREE Shop&Give reminder to your desktop and raise even more for the school. Whenever you search for shops and products online, you’ll see TheGivingMachine’s ‘giving’ heart next to participating retailers. Click these retailers and you’ll raise a free donation for St. Michael’s C of E School, Aldbourne when you make a purchase – it’s as simple as that! Find out more and download the reminder here: https://www.thegivingmachine.co.uk/shop-and-give/  The Shop&Give app is free to download from the Apple App Store and Google Play.

 Bag2School: Please bring your donations to school at 9am on Monday 25th November and drop them off by the front gate.   Unfortunately we are unable to store any bags before the collection date. The more we give, the more money is raised for the school.

 Non uniform Day:  Come into school in non-uniform on Friday 29th November in exchange for a bottle of alcohol or chocolates/sweets for the Christmas Fair (please bring into school on the day where a member of the PTA will be waiting for your donations by the school gate).

Christmas Fair:  The Christmas Fair is fast approaching and we are still looking for some amazing prizes for our raffle. So far we have a Boden voucher worth £50, Cotswold Wildlife Park tickets, Oasis family swim voucher, Link centre trampoline voucher, Laser Quest voucher and the usual hampers. If you can help please hand in your donation to the office or e-mail us at www.stmichaelsaldbourne.co.uk

Popcorn Club:  Join us for a film and popcorn on Friday 29th November after school. Film choices will be revealed early next week!

Weekly Homework


Year 1 Maths


Page 34
Year 2 Maths


Page 7
Year 1 and 2 Phonics and Spellings Phonics book 4 – pages 12 & 13

Phonics book 5 – pages 16 & 17

Phonics 10 min workout – autumn workout 8

Year 3 Maths


Just have a go at Page 32!

Page 11

Year 4 Maths


Page 7

Page 24

4 times tables

Year 5 Maths


If not already done so, Year 5 can hand in last week’s homework next week.
Year 6 Maths


Page 9

Pages 8 & 9

Diary Dates

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