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6.3.14 Onesie night has been a huge success. The children have had a great time watching movies and eating hot dogs and sweeties. A HUGE thank you to our PTFA members who have helped out making the goodie boxes and serving the hot dogs.
6.3.14 World Book Day - we have been doing lots of exciting activities in school, including dressing up as our favourite characters from books.
5.3.14 We held our KS2 Spelling Bee this afternoon. Daisy came first place out of all the Y3/4 children and Charlie came first out of all the Y5/6 children.The children all did a great job learning how to spell the words on their list – some of them were extremely difficult. They certainly amazed the audience with their phenomenal spelling skills!
5.3.14 Y1 and Y2 are very lucky to have a visiting dance teacher for the next half term. They had a great time putting together movements to make their own dances.
26.2.14 A poet named Andy Seed visited Hopwood Primary School as part of their Book Week celebrations. Andy told the children about his life as a poet and shared some of his published poems with them. The day ended with children from Year 5 and 6 performing poems to the rest of the school.
14.2.14 It's Hero Day in year 1. The children all came dress up as their favourite hero or superhero. They have had lots of fun designing costumes, building bat caves and making awards.
13.2.14 the children of enjoyed a Valentine’s disco. They had a great time dancing, having their nails painted, eating hot dogs and there was even a raffle for a life-sized cut out of 1D! The staff and PTFA all helped to make a fabulous evening for the children.
4.2.14 Y1 and 2 have been learning all about Chinese New Year. They had a special visitor who shared her traditional musical instruments with them and played traditional Chinese music. She also taught the children about traditional Chinese dress, about life in Beijing and taught them some greetings in Chinese.
1.2.14 Our football team played at Rochdale FC during half time and collected their trophy and medals. They now represent Rochdale FC at Chesterfield in March. If they win there, then they're off to play at Wembley in the final.
30.1.14 This morning class 9 performed their assembly all about the Ancient Greeks to parents. Their singing and acting was fantastic.
29.1.14 Our gymnastics team took part in the Rochdale Elite gymnastics competition this afternoon. They represented Hopwood brilliantly. Well done team!
29.1.14 Our Recption classes have made fabulous models for their topic.
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25.1.14 - Our fantastic football team won the 'Rochdale Kids Cup' tounament this morning so they're through to the next round to represent Rochdale F.C. at Chesterfield F.C. 60 teams overall entered and we came first! If they win that, they will be going to play at Wembley. Well done to all of the boys and Mr. B. We are so proud!
10.1.14 - The athletics team qualified for the Rochdale borough athletics finals. They all gave 100% effort. Well done to all the children and Mr. B!
10.1.14 - Y3 and 4 had a CSI day today. They had to use the clues in the crime scene to solve the crime. It was an extremely exciting day!
6.1.14 Talents and Aspirations Week ended with a great talent show.
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