At CBPPS we are constantly looking for ways to help our pupils become effective learners and good citizens. As part of this aim, we introduced ‘Value of the Month’. The ‘Value of the Month’ is announced in a whole school assembly at the start of each month, discussed during PSHE lessons and each class will have the opportunity to choose the next month’s value. We believe that, by embedding these values in our curriculum, we can encourage our pupils to develop the social and relationship skills necessary to succeed.
October’s value of the Month is:
Chosen by Reception
‘Happiness is not something ready-made. it comes from our own activities.’ Dalai Lama.
Quotes by Reception children:
During Circle Time, Reception discussed what makes them happy. Here are some of their thoughts:
I feel happy when I cuddle mummy and see some flowers – Luka Belle
I am happy playing with my friends – Nell
I am happy when I am learning things at school – Nathan
I am happy when I see the teachers – Sadie
I am happy when Theo smiles at me really nicely – Hugo
I feel happy because I saw a brown bear at the zoo – Louis
I am happy when I play with my dinosaurs and train track – Theo
I am happy when I play with my baby brother Finley and my bunny who cannot talk but I pretend that she talks – Saskia