Thornhill Primary School







Welcome to Violets

Staff members: Mrs E Barnes, Miss A Nixon, Mrs M Eddison, Mrs Z Rahman


A Typical School Day 


Morning Job

Reading Comprehension

English - including Grammar and Spelling

Break Time 


Lunch Time

Assembly (Monday, Tuesday and Friday)

Foundation Subjects (Art, Computing, Design & Technology, Geography, History, Languages, Music, PE, RHE, RE and Science) 

Class Read

Home Time



Weekly Overview



Reading book in school 


Reading book in school 

PE Kit to be worn to school 


Reading book in school


Reading book in school


Reading book in school

PE Kit to be worn to school (Year 3) Swimming Kits needs (Year 4)

Termly Overview

Term What we will be covering
Autumn Term

Art - Drawing

Computing  Computing Systems and Networks (Internet) and Creating Media (audio production)

Design & Technology - Electrical Systems - Simple circuits and switches

Geography - My region area and Greece

History -Ancient Greece

Languages - Spanish

Music - 

PE - 

RHE - 

RE - 

Science - Electricity and States of Matter

Spring Term

Art - Painting

Computing  Programming A (repetition in shapes) and Data and Information (data logging)

Design & Technology - Structures - shell structures with computer aided design

Geography - Uk and Russia regions

History - Local history and Eyam (Plague)

Languages - Spanish

Music - 

PE - 

RHE - 

RE - 

Science - Sound and Living things (classification)

Summer Term

Art - Printing

Computing  Creating Media (photo editing) and Programming B (repetition in games)

Design & Technology - Textiles - 2D shape to 3D product.

Geography - Coasts

History -Ancient city of Baghdad

Languages - Spanish

Music - 

PE - 

RHE - 

RE - 

Science - Animals (digestive system) and Living Things (habitats)

Class Novels

So far this year, we have read the following texts:





Some useful dates

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  • Mon 3 Jun 24


    Fri 14 Jun 24

    Year 4 Multiplication Check
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  • Mon 10 Jun 24


    Fri 14 Jun 24

    Phonics Screening
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  • Tuesday 18 Jun 24
    09:00 to 15:15
    Key Stage One - Sundown Children in Snowdrops, Marigolds and Poppies are going to Sundown on Tuesday 18th June. Read more
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  • Friday 21 Jun 24
    08:00 to 16:00
    World Music Day More information to follow Read more
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  • Monday 1 Jul 24
    09:30 to 11:11
    Y6 Treat
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  • Thursday 4 Jul 24
    09:15 to 15:15
    F2 Trip to Gulliver's Valley Foundation 2 children from Buttercups and Bluebells (not F1's) will be going to Gulliver's Valley in Rotherham on Thursday 4th July. There are leaving school at 9:15 and should be back at school for the normal collection time of 3:15pm. Read more
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  • Thursday 4 Jul 24
    09:30 to 11:11
    Year 6 Leavers Play for Parents
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  • Tuesday 9 Jul 24
    09:00 to 13:00
    Big Blast A selection of Year 5/6 children will be invited to play their Djembe Drums at Magna for the Big Blast festival - more information will follow. Read more
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  • Tuesday 9 Jul 24
    15:30 to 17:00
    Parents' Evening - no appointments - view work/meet new teachers
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  • Friday 19 Jul 24
    Last day of Term
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Adding dates to your calendar

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Subscribing via Google

  • On your computer, open Google Calendar
  • On the left, next to "Other calendars" click 'Add' Add followed by 'From URL'.
  • Click this button to copy the feed address to your clipboard and paste it into the 'URL of calendar' field
  • Click 'Add calendar'. The calendar will appear on the left side under "Other calendars"
  • It might take up to 12 hours for changes to show in your Google Calendar.

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Useful Websites to support learning


Times Tables Rockstars is a great way for your child to learn their times tables in a fun way, battling it out with others, beating their previous times and making their way to becoming an ultimate Rock Legend. Children should have their log in information in their reading records. However, please contact us if they are having issues logging in.