Chanukah - lighting two candles

On Monday 29th November 2021, we came together as a school to welcome in the second night of Chanukah. We lit two candles on the chanukiah, and were entertained by songs from Y1 and Y2.
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Year 1 - Anti-bullying week!

Be a buddy not a bully!We learnt about what bullying is and how it can make others feel. We also thought about what makes a good friend. Our new slogan in Year 1 is "Be a buddy not a bully!" 
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Free fun activities this summer

Teamworks Karting is proud to support Birmingham Children's Trust this Summer with a spectacular series of FREE events every weekday morning 9.00-12.30pm, 2nd-27th August .Please see the flyer below for details of this exciting opportunity open to all King David children, while priority will be given to families whose lives have been disrupted and ...
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Year 1 Hebrew Reading Homework

Please make sure you listen to your child reading the page. They have read this with me (Mrs Cohen) in class so the homework is a revision of what we have done. Make sure to send me a message in the planner to tell me that the work has been done. Your child will get a star. Five stars add to a prize!Group Alef    Download PDF File Here Gr...
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Year 1 Hebrew Reading Homework

Dear Parents,In your child's planner, you should now have a reference to which group you need to look out for to find your child's Hebrew reading homework. Please look for the work corresponding to your child's group and ensure that they do their work by each Monday and sign their planner. Work that is assigned to your child has been read in class ...
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Helping Your Child Build Self-Belief

​Recently I read a book by a well known  American psychologist who did extensive research on the mental and emotional wellbeing of children. Based on his own unhappy childhood experiences, he realised that anxiety, low mood and ongoing pressures stood as barriers to his learning. It makes perfect sense that a child who is continuously wor...
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Year 1 - End of Autumn 1

Good Afternoon,As I write this blog, I reflect back on the strangest Autumn 1 term I have ever experienced in over 16 years of teaching! That said, the children have shown great courage, maturity and perseverance this half term. We have been working hard not only to get them back into formal education and closing the gaps of learning missed bu...
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Year 1 LK Hebrew Reading Homework

Group Alef    Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here Group Bet   Download PDF File Here Group Gimmel   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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Reception Learns the Letter Hey!!

Hello Happy people,Today in Reception we learned the letter Hey. Hey says 'H' as in Happy! in fact, Hey laught all the time... hhhhhh-hey!The video below explains that the hey has a half a leg and all his friends helped him be included in the game. Please watch it and review the hey's special song
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Year 1 Home Learning

​Good afternoon,It has been another exciting week in Year 1. The children have looked at toys from the past and compared them to modern toys. We have also made our own toy puppets. Please continue to access the 'letterjoin' website. The website letterjoin.co.uk can be accessed from home. It shows how the letters are formed with interactiv...
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Year 1 LK Reading Homework

Group Alef    Download PDF File Here Group Bet   Download PDF File Here Group Gimmel   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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Story of the Portion of the Week - Creation

Enjoy one of the most fascinating parshiot in the Torah - Learn  how we are all truly one family!!    Download PDF File Here
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Year 1 LK Hebrew Reading

 Group Alef   Download PDF File Here Group Bet   Download PDF File Here Group Gimmel   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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Year 1 Homework

Good Afternoon,I hope you are well. I am pleased to report that we have had a great week in year 1. The children are continuing to follow the class rules sensibly and subsequently, they have produced some wonderful work. In science we have been learning about animals and their diets. We talked about how each type of animal had teeth that ...
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Year 1 Hebrew Reading Homework

Dear Year 1 Parents,Here is a chart with the name and sounds of all the Alef Bet letters. Please review the letters and sounds they make with your children. This week we are focusing on letters between yud and pey.Please make sure that your children watch the videos below to help them differentiate between similar letters. I look forward to se...
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Year 1 Homework

Good Afternoon,It has been another busy and successful week in Year 1. The children have been continuing to learn about the local environment and we have been studying Mr Wolf's pancakes in English.Below is the weekly homework. I have included the spellings from the statutory list set by the government for Year 1 spellings. Some parents have voiced...
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Year 1 Limudei Kodesh Hebrew Reading Homework

This is the reading for the Limudei Kodesh group.  Please find your Hebrew reading homework below, according to your groups Group Alef   Download PDF File Here Group Bet   Download PDF File Here Group Gimmel   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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Celebrating Sukkot - A Time for Rejoicing

Simcha, joy, is a mitzvah from the Torah. Sukkot is know as 'zman simchateinu' - a time of our rejoicing. Some might be wondering, how can Hashem ask us for 'joy on demand', especially at such a time when many are concerned or anxious about Covid19? Joy is like a internal spark of inner sunshine that shines out when we give it r...
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Year 1 LK Hebrew Reading

Well done to those children who did their homework. Please do remember that to get a star, you have to have your planners signed, saying you have done your Hebrew reading homework.Group Alef   Download PDF File Here  Group Bet   Download PDF File Here  Group Gimmel   Download PDF File Here
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Year 1 Homework

Good afternoon, It has been another week of hard work and fun in Year 1. The children are continuing to settle into the routines of school, with most of them now bringing in their water bottles. Please ensure that boys have a Capul at school as this is an important part of the King David uniform. In year 1, we are working t...
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