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10/12/18

Luckily there were no icebergs in our way! Titanic WOW day. https://t.co/Ka1MhB0ZM2

10/12/18

Year 6 WOW activity 3: testing our boats. Will they float? Which boat will float the longest? What design works best? https://t.co/LdeH6ypvo1

10/12/18

Year 6 WOW activity 2: making our boats from recyclable materials. https://t.co/4ulefQMuwI

10/12/18

Year 6 WOW activity 1: designing our boats. https://t.co/k25afSCuEc

07/12/18

Year 6 have taken over the maths lesson! https://t.co/DJdoMr9O5X

07/12/18

Ed has made some new friends today in Ladybirds https://t.co/AhRWuyi4F8

07/12/18

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A brand-new newspaper has been launched in Harlow…by school children. Pupils at Primary Academy have launched the Spinney Star to share news from their school and neighbourhood. https://t.co/xT6SmsUDtZ https://t.co/5uqxZ5K2Dw

06/12/18

All hands on deck getting the Reading Eggs and Mathletics passwords ready for the whole school https://t.co/NywEz8StpM

06/12/18

Miss Dackombe still smiling even though she still has a couple of thousand more books to scan for Junior Librarian https://t.co/iqnm2PghWb

06/12/18

Ed is hanging out in Ladybirds again today! https://t.co/RQXGwaOiqU

05/12/18

Our Year 4 pupils enjoying creating characters from Iron Man for their Wow day https://t.co/exzyqVak2Z

05/12/18

Round one of the Football Cup 7-aside competition was held on the 30th of November at Harlow FA Stadium. Cooks Spinney played three games. We won 2 and drew one and went away feeling positive from an all round great team performance. https://t.co/qzOuDJLnL6

05/12/18

Our Newspaper Group interviewing Robert Halfon MP re potential closure of Mark Hall Library at The Stow. They received tips on how to keep it open and how to get a career in Politics. https://t.co/efZR9FtnUc

04/12/18

So proud of our younger pupils today in this morning's Nativity performance. https://t.co/PXmNsN27Cj

04/12/18

Ladybirds have found Ed the Elf on the shelf today stuck on the clock! https://t.co/bHhiZ7Mw4i

03/12/18

The Spinney Book Swap Shed is now open. Children can bring books that they have read and swap it with one from the shed that they would like to read. https://t.co/KF8J57JI8i

03/12/18

Please come and help yourselves to a free dictionary from our school reception. First come, first served. https://t.co/YbfBOjcVej

03/12/18

The Dogs Trust visited our Year 5 children today to encourage positive attitudes towards canine welfare. The children had an interactive lesson to learn all about dog safety and responsible dog ownership. https://t.co/BbIdg4xuju

03/12/18

Readers of the Week. Well done! https://t.co/jZ5JNV75n4

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Behaviour

At Cooks Spinney we have high expectations of behaviour and conduct for our pupils. Children in all year groups are taught to take responsibility for their actions and make positive choices regarding their conduct. The school uses a variety of initiatives to manage and reward behaviour. Please see below for further details. 

Class Dojo

At Cooks Spinney we use a system to support the children with their in-class behaviour called Class Dojo.  Class Dojo is a child, parent and carer-friendly web-based platform that the children find extremely motivating.  Each child has their own avatar that they can change online and throughout the week they are awarded points for good behaviour.  Points can also be taken away if they are not following school rules.  Each class has their own way of rewarding those who get the most points and you can be sure the children love being the Dojo champ! Dojo is a great way to reinforce the high expectations we have of behaviour at Cooks Spinney at home.

Information for parents can be found here - www.classdojo.com/learnmore/

Golden Rules 

The school has 6 simple 'Golden Rules' which are reinforced throughout the school including during assemblies. The Golden Rules are easy to follow and clear for children of all ages and abilities to understand. We insist that all children follow these rules during the school day. 

1. We are gentle - we don't harm others.

2. We are kind and helpful - we don't hurt other's feelings. 

3. We listen - we don't interrupt. 

4. We are honest - we don't cover up the truth. 

5. We work hard - we don't waste time.

6. We look after property - we don't damage things. 

Effort Points and Achievement Apples

Effort points are rewarded at the class teacher's discretion for children making a positive move forward in their learning or behaviour. 

Effort points are converted into Pips, and Pips lead to an Achievement Apple. 

Achievement Apples are awarded in Friday's Achievement Assembly and families are invited along to share this special experience.    

Behaviour Policy 

Our behaviour policy is available to download in the 'policies and documents' section found under the 'Information' tab.  

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