Mead Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 5YS

Tel: 01452371710


Abbeymead Primary School

Ready for Life

Welcome to our Abbeymead Primary School


Coronavirus Virus Home Support 


Reopening Plan - Risk Assessment 

The Family Information Service is here for you!  - Support for parents - advice line.pdf 


Family Support Early Help Newsletters

Families Matter - Issue 53- July - October 2020.pdf

May Newsletter 2020

March EXTRA Newsletter 2020

March - Edition 2

Please note that our teachers and the Core Leadership Team are communicating with each class through Class Dojo. Please log in to Class Dojo to receive weekly planning and resources to support you at home. Thank you for your ongoing support.

RFL Awards - Special lockdown edition 

EYFS - KS2 Booklet


Foundation Subject Weekly Challenges

Each week our subject leaders will be setting two challenges for you. The challenge will be adapted so it can be complete by all year groups. On a Friday, the two challenges for the following week will be sent out on the Class Dojo Abbeymead School front page and also via school coms.


Summer 2

 Week 7                                                                   Music Foundation Challenge

                                                                                Music Foundation subject challenge




Week 6

Spiritual Moral Social Cultural

Home Learning Challenge - Whole School


Reception power-point

Year 1 power-point

R and Year 1 Activity

Years 2, 3 and 4 power-point

Years 5 and 6 power-point

What is racism KS2 power-point

News Articles - Week Junior

I have a dream activity

Art Foundation Challenge


Art Weekly Challenge - Make a Rainbow









Week 5


Whole School Geography Challenge Summer 2.pdf

Land-use Patterns Examples.pptx

Patterns of Land Use Digimaps.pdf



ICT challenge Summer 2 2020





Week 4


 RE Weekly Challenge -Summer 2.docx.pdf


P.E Weekly Challenge.pdf

Week 3


History Foundation Challenge Summer 2.pdf


Foundation Subject Weekly Challenge Summer 2 Week 3 French.pdf

Week 2


DT - School Challenges Summer 2.docx

Wind Turbine Poster .pdf

Foundation Subject Weekly Challenge music 8.6.20.pdf
Week 1 Art - Art Weekly Challenge Summer 2


PSHE- Internet Safety

PSHE Home Learning Challenge


You may find the following timetable useful to structure your day.






9:00 – 9:30am

PE workout – streaming online. Joe Wicks/ Cosmic Kids etc

9:30 – 10:15am

Writing Task/ spellings

10:15 – 10:35am

Playtime (outside where possible) / healthy snack

10:35 – 11:15am

Reading GPC booklets/ reading activities

11:15 – 11:45am

Playtime (outside where possible) / healthy snack

11:45 – 12:30

Maths GPC booklets/ number activities. Make this as practical as possible

12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunchtime/ walk


Outside exercise

Foundation Subject Challenge (1hr)

RFL Awards




Additional Resources 

Maths Newsletter - April 


Health and Well-being

Born to Move

The Body Coach -

Cosmic Kids Yoga -   Excellent site built around the 7 areas of learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage. You can access a free 7 day trial but you need to subscribe after this period to access the content – various subscription packages available.  Great site with some free phonics games Many games often recognised by children from their favourite programmes.  Links to particular cbeebies games from areas of learning. cbeebies stories and rhymes. Interactive books and reading activities to share with your child at home. New and improved! Try creating your own Spot story. Books for reading together with links to understanding of the world (good for natural science).  Some excellent numeracy and literacy resources  Good for spelling high frequency and tricky words!  Lots of maths and literacy games   Many games and songs including those relating to festivals. Many delightful games. Spend some time exploring! Games of varying quality to support different areas of learning.  The Little animals’ activity centre - plenty of good quality activities to support learning The Little animals’ activity centre – stories Various educational games, videos and craft ideas British Council “Learn English” – songs and stories   Problem solving reasoning and numeracy Visit the world with Barnaby Bear!


‘It takes a village to raise a child…’ 

It is a very old proverb, but true. Welcome to a website that is designed to share our ‘village’ at Abbeymead with you. It’s a happy and caring community with one key aim – to prepare our children for a successful life in an exciting but challenging world.


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Visit the new Ready for Life Award page here