Rewards

Headteacher’s Awards

Headteacher’s awards are given to children by the class teacher if they regard their work or behaviour to be outstanding for that individual.

 

Exceptional work can be rewarded with a Star of the Week sticker and pencil which is also recorded in the Celebrating Success folder.

 

At the end of the term children who have been successful in achieving a Headteacher’s Award will have a letter sent home informing their parents/guardians of their achievements.

 

English Awards

These school awards are available to children from Reception to Year 6.

 

Reader of the Week ~ Special recognition for an achievement in reading progress.

Writer of the Week ~ Special recognition for an achievement in writing progress.

Word of the Week ~ Special recognition for an interesting or ambitious word found by the child and it's meaning explained to the class.

 

Handwriting

Bronze Award in Reception ~ Awarded when children use a pencil and hold it effectively to form recognisable letters, most of which are correctly formed.

 

Silver Award in Year One ~ Awarded when children can form all lower case , upper case and digits 0-9 correctly.

 

Gold Award in Year Two ~ Awarded when children can form all lower case letters of the correct size and relative to each other. Start using some of the diagonal and horizontal strokes needed to join letters and understand which letters are unjoined. Write capital letters and digits of the correct size, orientation and relationship to one another and lower case letters. Use spacing between words that reflects the size of the letters.

 

Pen Licence ~ Awarded when children write with increasing legibility and their handwriting is consistent and high quality. 

 

Spelling

These school awards are available to children from Year 1 to Year 6.

 

Every Friday the will complete a weekly spelling test. Stars will be awarded for the following:

Bronze star ~ Having a good try.

Silver star ~ Mostly correct.

Gold star ~ All correct.

 

Mathematics Awards

These school awards are available to children from Reception to Year 6.

 

Maths Wizard ~ Special recognition for an achievement in mathematics progress.

Timetables certificates ~ Reward when specific tables are known off by heart.