Active Maths in Year 2

The children in Year 2 enjoyed an Active Maths lesson last week. Encouraging not only the development of addition and subtraction calculation skills, the session was designed to increase children's levels of activity while they were learning. Here are a few pictures...

Thank you Neil!

Last week we were delighted to visit the Co-op in Codsall during their retirement celebrations to present store manager Neil with a card from all the staff and children at Birches. Neil has been a fantastic support of the school and our PFA events in recent years,...

Year 4 Visit to Safeside

Year 4 have had a fantastic day at Safeside learning about how to keep safe in a variety of scenarios. I'm sure they'll be bursting to share with you all the facts they have found out! Here are some photos from today (make sure to check the Year 4 notices on the...

Kingswood Throwback

As Year 4 now only have six weeks remaining at Birches First School, it seems like a perfect time to reflect on their experiences from this past year! It may seem like years ago now, but it's actually only been a few months since Year 4 visited Kingswood for their...

Pattingham Sixes 11th May 2019

Our Year 3 and 4 Birches football team had a brilliant morning on Saturday 11th May taking part in the annual Pattingham Sixes football tournament at St Chads, Pattingham. Well done to all of the boys who represented Birches First School showing us their superb...