Whole School Assemblies

Whole school focus: Developing Purpose and Progress at Tilbury Pioneer Academy
Whole school big question for children linked to Great Learning behaviours/ Core values
How can I respect and support others with their learning? 
How can I be well organised and prepared with the right equipment to learn? 
How can I show I am trying hard even when I find learning challenging?

Monday: Celebration Assembly ‘Keeping healthy, happy and safe’ Great Learning Behaviours Link Learning behaviours to societal/ world influences Local and national organisations, such as the RNLI, PCSOs, Essex fire service, lead assemblies.     

  • Star of the week
  • Student of the week
  • Attendance

Friday: Core Values assembly or an assembly by a faith leaderPioneer: Pride, independence, optimism, nobility, empathy, enthusiasm, respect Children are taught our school and British values through active storytelling, role play and music Music: Children learn songs to perform on different occasions. They learn to sing chorally and to understand the meaning of songs which are related to the time of year: harvest, Christmas, spring, summer, etc. Faith leader: Children are told and play active parts in the retellings of stories from different faiths.    

  • Mathematician and Writer of the week.

Date: Lead

Assembly topic

Links / Resources / Visitors

Mindful minute / personal question

Additional info

Week 1: Intro to the year

New Year

 

 

 

Powerpoint present

Week 2:

GLB in focus: Ready to Learn

Core value: Pride

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

8/01/18:  

KS 1   (SJ)/KB

KS 2    DG/(CH)

Ready to learn

Link last week’s assembly on New Year Promises to making our promises / pledges within school for our Great Learning behaviours. Ready to learn. Look at the superhero characters.

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

Question

How can I make a difference to my school this year?

Lead teacher create a powerpoint with children showing they are ready to learn for on entry to assembly

12/01/18

Core values Assembly

KS 1      JQ/(NO)

KS 2      MO/(MG)

Pride

Pride in work: link to Certificates

Prayer for core value

Introduce WAGOLL

Lead teacher create a powerpoint with children showing fantastic work for on entry to assembly

Week 3:

GLB in focus: Creating a climate

Core value: Independence

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

15/01/18:

Core values Assembly

KS 1 (KB)/DG

KS 2 (SJ)/CH

Martin Luther King Day:

Creating a climate for learning

Martin Luther King Day
 

We need to be independent learners. Ready to learn epitomised this. Look at the superhero character for creating a climate for learning

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

How do I show that I am creating a climate for learning?

How am I free?

Powerpoint present

19.01.18

KS 1   NO/(JQ)

KS 2  CHe/(MO)

Independence

Teacher leading needs to prepare a story illustrating independence. Link to independence

Certificates

Prayer for core value

Independence is …

Lead teacher create a powerpoint with children working independently for on entry to assembly

Week 4

GLB in focus: Perseverance

Core value: Optimism

Also this week  25th January:young carers day/ core values

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

22/01/18

 KS 1    (SJ)/KB

KS 2    DG/(CH)

Perseverance

 

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

 

Powerpoint present

Core values Assembly

KS 1      CHe/(NO)

KS 2      (MO)/MG

Optimism

Teacher leading needs to prepare a story illustrating optimism. Link to Optimism  with certificates

Certificates

Prayer for core value

candle

Lead teacher create a powerpoint with children showing optimism for on entry to assembly

Week 5

GLB in focus: Actively engaged

Core value: Nobility

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

29/01/18

KS 1 (CH)/DG

KS 2 (SJ)/CH

Actively engaged

We need to be independent learners. Actively engaged epitomised this. Look at the superhero character.

Teacher leading needs to prepare a story illustrating Actively engaged.      

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

candle

Powerpoint present

02/02/18

Core values Assembly

KS 1   (NO)/JQ

KS 2  (MG)/MO

Nobility

Possible church visit

Nobility: link to Certificates

Certificates

Prayer for core value

candle

Powerpoint present

Week 6:

Core value: Empathy

GLB: Purposeful

NB SAFER INTERNET Day this week  07/02/18

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

5/02/18

KS 1    SJ/KB

KS 2    DG/(CH)

Purposeful

Purposeful link to Safer Internet Day which is tomorrow

Safer Internet Day

Link internet use to purposeful

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

candle

Powerpoint present

09/02/18

Core values Assembly

KS 1     (JQ)/NO

KS 2      (CHe)/MG

Empathy

Empathy: link to Certificates

Certificates

Prayer for core value

candle

Powerpoint present

Week 7

GLB: Driving own learning

Core value: Enthusiasm

Song for all to sing: One more step along the road I go

Music on entry: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

12/02/18

KS 1  (KB)/DG

KS 2 (SJ)/CH

Driving own learning

We need to be independent learners. Ready to learn epitomised this. Look at the superhero character.

Teacher leading needs to prepare a story driving learning

Certificates / attendance

Prayer for supporting learning

candle

Lead teacher create a powerpoint with children working independently for on entry to assembly

19/02/18

Core values Assembly

KS 1   (NO)/CHe

KS 2  MG/MO

Chinese new year Enthusiasm

 

Chinese New Year,

Certificates

Prayer for core value

 

candle

Powerpoint present

Year of the dog