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Parental Controls

The Vodafone Digital Parenting Magazine is a fantastic resource for top tips and advice on keeping your child safe and healthy when using digital technology. They have recently published a really useful guide to setting up parental controls on mobile devices, which you may find useful to discuss and use at home. https://www.vodafone.co.uk/mobile/digital-parenting/parental-controls-and-filtering


Cricket World Cup

There was a lot of excitement throughout school recently when the Cricket World Cup stopped off for a visit! As England are the current holders of the trophy, local cricket boards are taking it on a tour of the country and Hutton was the only school in the whole of Somerset to see it! https://www.thewestonmercury.co.uk/news/school-in-hutton-receives-special-visit-1-6329733


We need your plastic!

Shape, Eco Hi council are undertaking a project to use all our non-recyclable plastics to create Eco-bricks. We would love as many as possible to make planters to grow vegetables to use in our kitchen. See how you can help. Look out for information in our newsletter. https://www.ecobricks.org/


Wassailing

Huge congratulations and a thank you to our Wassail Maiden and her attendants for a fantastic job singing and dancing to ensure a bountiful harvest of apples in the forthcoming year.


Digital wellbeing – guidance for parents

Created as part of Childnet’s work in the UK Safer Internet Centre, the newly published hot topic looks at Digital Wellbeing giving guidance for parents and carers to help them support children and young people across different age groups. There is age specific guidance for parents of: • 3-7 year olds • 7-11 year olds • 11-14 year olds • 14-18 year olds


British Legion 90th Anniversary Celebrations

A small school choir recently accompanied Mr Holdaway to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of the Hutton, Locking & Oldmixon branch of the Royal British Legion. They joined together to perform for visitors and dignitaries, including a beautiful version of ‘You Raise Me Up’, which left not a dry eye in the house! Exam-Labs.com is the ultimate preparation source for 300-320 exam dumps exambestpdf.com passing

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Walk 4 Wildlife

The whole school turned out in the glorious sunshine to walk 1 mile for charity.  They were supporting Wildlife Vets International and raising  money to provide medical care for rhinos in South Africa.    By joining forces with many other schools across the country, this was also an attempt to break the Guinness World Record of 265,000 people walking at the same time. Thank you

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Hooke Court

Year 4 residential trip to Hooke Court On the first day of Hooke Court, we did team building games.  One of the activities was to get across the River Piddle on stepping stones without falling off.  This was a lot of fun! On Thursday, it was our Stone Age day.  We learnt lots of things including how to split logs, make pots and we

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6 Steps to safe Snapchat

Are your children forever taking selfies to send on? Use this parents’ guide to find out the positive and negative aspects to children using Snapchat.


Merry Christmas!

As the end of another very busy term draws closer, we would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, and hopefully a restful holidays! See you all back in school on Tuesday 5th January.