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04/07/24

Fun at Barleylands! Year 1 trip! pic.twitter.com/BteojGZE5g

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04/07/24

Pro Strike football event at MCPA! What a fun morning we had trying to score speedy goals! pic.twitter.com/OeEJxwnyEB

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04/07/24

Year 2 celebrated the Holi Festival. What fun we had!😀 pic.twitter.com/sbpYiPVpvY

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27/06/24

Team winners at Sports Day 2024 🏆 pic.twitter.com/HiScTNL5Fc

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27/06/24

Sports Day Sprint winners 2024!🏅🏆🎖️ pic.twitter.com/jgO4z1NwyR

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21/06/24

🐞 Year 4 visited the Hive to support their work in science, where they were considering the water cycle and ways in which we can conserve our water usage.🚰 pic.twitter.com/kfbTfEH2ms

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19/06/24

Outdoor learning at The Hive today. pic.twitter.com/wQH9rFDjba

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19/06/24

Year 4 trip to The Hive today! pic.twitter.com/VlphQELMEG

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12/06/24

All good things must come to an end. We have had the best time at PGL this week. Thank you to the Team of staff who accompanied the pupils. Have a good sleep and we will see you all tomorrow! Year 6 2024 pic.twitter.com/pqlcVIMF6j

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12/06/24

Fencing fun! En garde! pic.twitter.com/379o7omzs9

12/06/24

Year 6 are expected back at 3:30pm this afternoon. We will keep you updated as there are traffic issues on the M25. Please keep checking Class Dojo and social media for updates. Thank you.

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12/06/24

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12/06/24

Conquering our fears and challenging ourselves every step of the way. pic.twitter.com/QfvkmRHoxV

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12/06/24

Enjoying our last few activities at PGL! pic.twitter.com/IlyUjxsyVH

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11/06/24

The sweet taste of success! Our time is starting to draw to a close at PGL. We don't want it to end! pic.twitter.com/ZoaJSzute1

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11/06/24

Leap of faith! pic.twitter.com/Pz5Pi6gQaa

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11/06/24

Bullseye! pic.twitter.com/JroE5ZKSJy

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11/06/24

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11/06/24

What will we conquer today? Year 6 PGL residential 2024. pic.twitter.com/cBUpuaEMAZ

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11/06/24

Good morning from PGL! Ready for another adventure filled day! pic.twitter.com/LabojdEXJU

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Police and firefighters tackle stranger danger

Police and firefighters tackle stranger danger

Posted: 17th June 2019

Police and fire officers supported a school to tackle the subject of stranger danger with children.

Representatives from Essex Police and Essex County Fire & Rescue Service joined forces with teachers at Magna Carta Primary Academy to cover the vital topic.

Presentations were given to children in all year groups about strangers and how it is impossible to tell if a person is kind or unkind simply by talking to them.

Pupils were taught the technique of Run, Yell, Tell if they find themselves in an uncertain situation.

Headteacher Marios Solomonides said: “Run, Yell, Tell is easy for young children to understand. Knowledge is power and so we teach our children how to keep safe and to not be vulnerable. We do not want them to be afraid, we want them to know what to do.

“Having external people come in to talk to the children can sometimes have a bigger impact on them and we find they listen even more intently.”

During the visit, pupils also got an insight into the role of a police officer as part of the school’s focus on aspirations and careers.

Mr Solomonides said: “It was explained to pupils that the police are there to help as well as to catch the bad guys. It was great for our children to see the police and fire brigade doing something together as they naturally think about firefighters helping them, but don’t necessarily think of the police in the same way.”

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