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19/05/19

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Mountfitchet Castle

New arrivals today - doves have just hatched 🐣

19/05/19

Thank you to (Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome) for the donation of a defibrillator. The training we received was excellent and we want this to be available to the . We have raised £300 of the £600 we need for a suitable outdoor container in which to store it. https://t.co/SKYptUqDu4

15/05/19

The reality of dementia is being explained to young children through an art project. Magna Carta Primary Academy has partnered with Volunteer Uttlesford to take part in numerous pieces of work together. https://t.co/Cjg0dkLTSt https://t.co/QVqeFBaiFD

14/05/19

Young sports stars competed against themselves to improve their health and ambitions. Year 1 and 2 pupils from Magna Carta Primary Academy took part in the Athletics Festival with other local schools. https://t.co/fIjP0hvZIq https://t.co/jVwOjOqnca

13/05/19

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Forest Hall School

A Stansted teenager is celebrating success at a regional public speaking contest. Brandon Gooding Monfries was one of 17 Year 10 students to reach the North Essex Regional Final of the Speak Out Challenge. https://t.co/mJaO8PK3Ol https://t.co/ftWUYLqhmt

13/05/19

A life cycle is happening right in front of the curious eyes of young children. Magna Carta Primary Academy has captured the attention of its Reception pupils by setting up a tank of tadpoles in their classroom. https://t.co/h8ikeAGpCS https://t.co/Qz52SOdDxh

10/05/19

It was so good working with you for the afternoon. Thank you for giving so much of your time and help.

08/05/19

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Miss McMullan

Happy 93rd birthday to this inspiring man! https://t.co/uzcyqTkoCh

08/05/19

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Welcome to Twitter ! Looking forward to seeing the achievements of the Eco club. https://t.co/tQ3StGrUlD

08/05/19

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Forest Hall School

With the GCSE exams starting on Monday please ensure your son/daughter looks after their mental health. We wish all students good luck! https://t.co/WQtvrgP9bp

08/05/19

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Teaching School

Join us tomorrow for a event. Find out about our various routes into a career in teaching! https://t.co/YgshalV8wi

08/05/19

Children who lack confidence to contribute in class are benefitting from a unique new form of sign language. Magna Carta Primary Academy has developed its own system to enable all pupils to give feedback during lessons. https://t.co/i7lEKc6A88 https://t.co/jFet96LYvP

07/05/19

Today pupils learned about the Islamic festival in assembly. Ramadan Mubarak to all our Muslim families.

06/05/19

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BookTrust

Today is very special... the Very Hungry Caterpillar is celebrating his 50th anniversary! It's the first book we remember getting from our nursery library 😍 In tribute to Eric Carle's creation, we're going to copy his meal plan (though hopefully not the stomach ache). https://t.co/SbYzZWWrbp

06/05/19

Congratulations to Prince Harry and Meghan. Wonderful news. https://t.co/jOnG9goQIG

05/05/19

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SF Said

Why do I write children's books? Because they're the most important books of all – the ones that make us readers & stay with us forever. And you can read them at any age. Children's books are really BOOKS FOR EVERYONE! https://t.co/I0v9rgIAfF (Art: Quentin Blake) https://t.co/RUKPFVVhmj

02/05/19

Athletics Festival https://t.co/GOmEU4Otyi

02/05/19

Thank you to the USSP for organising another great sports festival yesterday. https://t.co/iL3q9rFFZQ

01/05/19

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Penguin Books UK

’In the marvellous month of May when all the buds were bursting, then in my heart did love arise.’ Henirich Heine

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Young children learn about dementia

Young children learn about dementia

Posted: 15th May 2019

The reality of dementia is being explained to young children through an art project.

Magna Carta Primary Academy has partnered with Volunteer Uttlesford to take part in numerous pieces of work together.

To start the partnership, pupils are joining the Petal Wave Art Trail to show the community they understand and support those living with dementia.

Pupils are decorating petals of the Forget-me-Not flower – the symbol of dementia – to hang on their school fence as part of the project.

Headteacher Marios Solomonides said: “This work enables us to teach pupils, in a child-friendly way, about dementia. Many will have encountered dementia before, whether it be in the community or their own grandparents or other relatives.

“It’s about making the most of the life you live and showing pupils that everyone is unique. We don’t want children to be afraid when they meet someone with dementia. Instead, we want them to understand they are still a person with a life and a history and to have the confidence to chat with them in a safe way.”

Pat Lodge, volunteer co-ordinator at Volunteer Uttlesford, said: “At Volunteer Uttlesford, we find working with young children is inspiring and fun. They are always so open to everything, enter into what is asked of them and actually show great awareness of issues. Their wise comments ensure we always leave meeting them on a high.”

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