FriendshipRespectLoveHonesty ThankfulnessTel : 01929 552949Email : [email protected] : www.sandfordprimary.dorset.sch.ukRoots to grow wings to soar.good news-letter 2 (15)05/02/21Dear School Community,Welcome to our second GOOD NEWSletter a place to focus on the good, the upliftingand the support out there!Well done to all the boys and girls who have been lifting their wellbeing by ‘expressingthemselves’ during Child Mental Health Week this week.Thank you also to everyone who entered STEVE SPROUT’s K.I.R.Fs maths gamecompetition. We have had some amazing entries and I hope the children enjoyedcreating and playing them? More about this later in this newsletter, including the 5finalists .Stay safe and see you soon,Mr Beveridge, HeadteacherOur good news (big heart) story for this week is AW. A is 6 yearsold and is passionate about Koalas (on Magnetic island)She is raising money to support the inspiring, dedicated teamwho look after the sick and injured koalas on this island.A has already made and sold koala biscuits to her family and bydoing so has raised 13.50 but would like to raise more! Being inlockdown hasn’t stopped her drive. Currently she goes outregularly on her bike in Wareham forest and is training tocomplete a 10 mile cycle ride. In Year 1 we think that is prettyamazing!We think her love of these beautiful creatures, her genuineconcern for them and desire to help them is incredible. If you’dlike to support A’s cause please do so here GoFundMe, spital?utm source customer&utm medium email&utm campaign p cp share-sheet.We’ll keep you posted about her 10-mile cycle ride!

Saplings, Year 1 and Year 2 bubble in school –expressing themselves with marvellous masks this week!We hope you enjoy this “Express yourself ‘home learning’montage” snipped from Class Dojo – great to see you all!Can you spot YOU!?

By Willow Berry Y5

From the amazing short-listed entries we have selected thefollowing 6 children as the 5 finalists linked in this newsletter are moredetails about the games please vote for your favourite as a family on surveymonkey (below) WINNER TO BE ANNOUNCED FRIDAY 12th FEBMATHICAL CARDSFOUR IN A ROWLeighton Bailey – Lilac classJoseph Cocksedge – Oak classNUMBER BONDS OF 10DIVIDE AND CONQUERIsabella Hewitson – Beech classMarcus Taplin – Hawthorn classMATHERCISEBetsy Curtis and Skye Cox – Olive and Willow classesSee link below for information about each game before you vote ?e bxevxzVOTE HERE: you to every child who made the effort to submit a game –you are all brilliant!As shortlisted entrants, the following children’s games will also be madeavailable to play at home and in school VERY WELL DONE!Connor C – Beech - x Dice rollThomas G – Hazel‘Lost’ board gameIndie Lockyear – LilacMatch dareEli Parsons – MapleTimes table relay ‘frustration’Carys Gammon – MapleMario chase 500Jessica Wooloff – PineDiamond miningMegan Green – PineSnakes and LaddersSally Dolman - OakSnakes and LaddersThe voting will close on Thursday 11th Feb at midnight. All entries after this time won’t be counted,but you still might be charged (in lollypops) Full T Cs at www.I am a sprout.don’t go there