Easter Fun in the Sun
We may not have been able to celebrate Easter with our usual Hat and Egg Parades, but that did not stop the Nursery children from enjoying a bit of egg rolling and having a mini Easter Hat Parade in the sunshine.
Year 6 - Leavers Assembly
Unfortunately, we were unable to hold a Year 6 Leavers Assembly this year due to social distancing restrictions. We have therefore decided to share some memories of their time at Mossfield. We are very proud of them all, and wish them well in their next chapter.
Year 6 Leavers - Think About Things
Staff video message
School staff were thrilled by the video message created by our pupils - so they decided to create their own!
Here is a message from the school staff to all the pupils, parents and families at Mossfield Primary School.
Pupil video message
Pupils at Mossfield School have made a lovely video message in support to the school staff, NHS key workers and the Police and Fire Services.
Yr 6 Environmental Resource Centre
10th March, 2020.
Year 6 took part in a ‘hands on’ science lesson at Seven Acres Nature Reserve in Bolton - the perfect setting for them to explore the natural world! They engaged with an array of habitats, including woodland and grassland areas. The children enjoyed finding leaves and twigs in order to identify different trees and spent time pond-dipping. Classification keys were used by the children to identify the different species found.
Despite the rain, a fun-filled, muddy time was had by all!
World Book Day
5th March 2020
All children have had a fantastic day, with lots of different activities, making posters, designing their own superheroes and giving them their own super powers.
Thanks to all parents and carers that have supported and helped the children with costumes.
Year 3 Blackpool Zoo
4th March, 2020
Year 3 had a fantastic day at the Zoo, learning about different habitats and where different animals come from and live. They had lots of activities to complete in the workshop and as the rain held off, were able to have a good look around the zoo.
Parent Assembly 3W
6th February 2020
Year 3W have been learning about Extreme Survival, particularly looking at the Antarctic and Arctic and the animals that live there. They have really enjoyed learning about this and loved sharing this with the rest of the school and their parents. Well done 3W
24th January 2020
Our school council enjoyed a trip to Swinton Civic Centre to look around the council chambers and to see where our local council hold meetings.
Yr 1 Trip Larkhill Place
21st & 23rd January, 2020
Yr 4 GMP Museum
20th January, 2020.
On Monday 21st January Year 4 visited GMP Museum. We loved our Victorian Courtroom workshop- we were all given parts to act out and the judge even got to decide the fate of Isabella Makin, the defendant. We were amazed to hear that this was based on a real case in the 1800's. After the workshop we explored the museum with a guide who talked to us about how the Police force has changed since the original "Peelers" and how prisoners used to be punished by picking oakum and laundry.
Year 4 - Crime and Punishment
15th January, 2020
On Tuesday 14th January, as part of our Crime and Punishment topic, our local PSCO Ollie from Swinton Police station came to visit us and talk about his role and the role of the wider police force in our community. He taught us about the 5 point scale and how he attends less serious crimes such as burglary. PSCO Ollie also talked to us about he different roles available in the police force. We loved hearing about how the Dog handlers take their dogs home and love them like family members. We all got to sit in the police car and start the siren and lights.
Year 6 Trip Jorvik Viking Centre
14th January, 2020.
On Tuesday, Year 6 had a brilliant time visiting the Jorvik Viking Centre in York. It was a fabulous way to begin our new history topic on the Vikings, allowing children the chance to experience the sights, sounds and smells(!) from over 1000 years ago, as well as developing the skills of archaeologists when exploring evidence from the past.
EYFS and Year 1 Panto
Beauty and the Beast
17th December, 2019.
What a brilliant morning the children have had with the Chaplins Panto, Beauty and the Beast, with lots of sing along songs and fun, the children joined in with all the cheer.
12th December, 2019.
A Huge thanks to all who have supported Mission Christmas this year, all the toys and donations have now been collected ready for distribution to Families in Need.
Christmas with the Aliens
12th December, 2019.
Aliens..... Christmas, who'd have thought that the two go together, but the year 2 children have done an amazing production. All the children have worked really hard to produce a fantastic play. Well done !!
Countdown to Christmas
11th December, 2019
Well done Year 6, a brilliant performance and a very enjoyable production. With lots of humour, it was clear that the children enjoyed themselves.
10th December, 2019
Well done to Nursery for their first performance at Mossfield. With a variety of Christmas songs, and even a more modern twist with Santa Shark, they all got in the festive spirit.
Reception Christmas Nativity
9th December, 2019.
Well done Reception for starting our Christmas season off, what a fantastic production of “The First Nativity” with lots of lovely songs, the children have been working really hard, which I’m sure you will agree it payed off.
Yr 1 Toy Workshop
22nd November, 2019
Year 1 have participated in the toy workshop again this year. The children love this as they able to make and decorate the toys themselves. This is part of their topic work where they look back and compare the differences from the past and modern day.
Yr 4M Parent Assembly
21st November, 2019
Well done to Year 4 for their Assembly and showing us what they have learnt about food and healthy eating. Their recent trip to Kenyon Farm was linked with this and the children were able to see how some food is grown and where it comes from.
Parents were able to see pictures of the day and the work children had done on their own healthy meal plan.
Year 6 Crucial Crew
19th November, 2019.
The children have spent the Morning at Haldane Barracks in Salford where they have enjoyed a series of challenges, these have included road hazards, house fires and anti social behaviour. Crucial Crew is designed to help children deal with situations that they may not normally encounter. The hands on safety sessions allow children to learn about important issues and valuable life skills.
Year 3 Visit Tatton Park
19th November, 2019
Year 3 have visited Tatton Park a Large historical estate, they have looked at replica Stone Age tools and participated in a Stone Age Workshop looking at archaeological digs, how people lived and cave paintings.
Whole School Own Clothes Day
Children in Need
15th November 2019
Well done and a huge Thank you for all your support, this years Children in Need has raised a fantastic £492.22
Yr 2 Parent Assembly
14th November, 2019
Following on from their History topic and visit to the Cenotaph, the children have done and informative assembly on what they have learnt and why we remember thous who have fought, they have sang Little Red Poppy, and and action packed song Pack up your troubles.
Yr 5 Trip Science and Industry Museum
12th November, 2019
The children had a fantastic day at the Museum, this has linked in with their topic on Space and Forces. They had an interactive workshop called Space School, and looked at air resistance and friction.
Yr 2 Cenotaph Visit
11th November, 2019
Our Year 2 have been learning about World War I, They have been to the Cenotaph and observed a 2 minute silence as in previous years as a sign of respect, not just for those died in World War, I but for all those who have died in War. They made their own special wreath and placed it at the Cenotaph.
Fire Service Visit
1st November, 2019
The local Fire fighters called to school to advise the children of the safety around fire and especially with Bonfire Night approaching the safety of fireworks.
30th October, 2019.
Woah!! there all out tonight. Witches, wizards, ghouls and ghosts, the little monsters enjoyed there Halloween Disco, with fun, games and party sweets, they were all set for trick or treat.
Knowsley Safari Park,
14th October, 2019
Year 2 have had a fantastic day at the Safari Park, looking at different habitats and environment
They had a workshop completing different activities, a fun day as the rain held off.
10th October, 2019
What a lovely assembly from Year 5, reminding us how important Harvest is, how it is celebrated around the world, and more importantly the help we can offer to other.
All donations from today harvest have been donated to the Salford Launch Project which support many families in need.
McMillan Coffee Morning
27th September, 2019.
A huge thank you to all staff who have donated cakes and to all those who have attended and supported the McMillan Coffee Morning today. We had a fantastic turn out, it was great to see you all.
Thank you all for you support.
Todays Coffee Morning has raised £305.23
The guess the weight of the cake was won by
Mr. Craig - Congratulations!!
Yr 4 Trip Kenyon Farm
17th September, 2019
Year 4 had a brilliant day at Kenyon Hall Farm learning about fruits and vegetables that are native to the British Isles. We explored the strawberry and raspberry fields, met the farms chickens and ducks and even got to pick and take home our own Sweet Corn cob straight from the plant