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Parent Governor Application

Please click below to download the appropriate information: Parent Governor Application Form Nansen Parent Governor Pack

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Echo Eternal “L’dor Va’dor” Film Released

In the summer of 2018, students from Nansen Primary School began working with Secret City Arts artistic co-director and writer Mandy Ross on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor Marcel Ainsfield’s testimony. The gifted testimony was one of the 112 survivor interviews captured by Natasha Kaplinsky OBE for the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation (UKHMF).

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Year 5 Explorers Investigate Road Safety

It was another busy day in Alum Rock, as the Year 5 Explorers met members of West Midlands Police outside school. The time was just after 9.00am and the team of experts were keen to investigate road safety problems. The children discussed their thoughts about the poor parking around our school. They pointed out that

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5 Earth attended the Faith and Belief Forum

On Thursday, 5 Earth attended the Faith and Belief Forum at West Bromwich Albion. They linked with Elms Farm Primary, a school they had never met before. The sessions began with icebreaker tasks for the children to mix and get to know one another. This was followed by the two schools working collaboratively to create

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Saltley Young People’s Parliament

A group of Nansen Primary Parliamentarians attended the first meeting at the Rosary Catholic Primary School today. Mr Perkins informed those present of the aims and objectives of the YPP and why it is important for children to have a voice and for that voice to be heard and respected by adults. Mr Perkins spoke

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Nansen News – 24th November 2018

Nansen News – 24th November 2018

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Forest School Ignites the Imagination

Forest School is an inspirational process, that offers all learners regular opportunities to achieve and develop confidence and self-esteem through hands-on learning experiences in our school-based natural environment with trees. Our Forest School is a specialised learning approach that sits within and compliments the wider context of outdoor and woodland education. Our aim is to

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No Outsiders Parents’ Meetings

This week (19th November-23rd November 2018) at Nansen Primary School, we’ve been welcoming parents to come and discover, discuss and learn all about our ‘No Outsiders’ project, which introduces our students to the Equality Act through the curriculum. Taking inspiration and using resources from Andrew Moffatt MBE’s “No Outsiders In Our School,” staff at Nansen

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Children in Need Day 2018

What a superb day it was today. A massive effort was made by all children and staff to support Children in Need. Every class really did dress to impress in a wide array of pyjamas and onesies. Here are 5 Water showing their colourful attire. Throughout the day, children learned about what it is like

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Year Two Explore the World of Bugs

As part of their ‘Wriggle and Crawl’ topic Year 2 had a visit from the Bug Man. Mr Martin Rapley brought an amazing array of bugs from all over the world to share with the excited and inquisitive Nansen Explorers. We began with native beasts like “Sticky” the Stick Insect. We learned how they rest

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