Peters Hill School UNICEF Rights Respecting pupil steering group are now know as our…
Rights Respecting Juniors!
They have been working hard behind the scenes to think of lots of ways in which they can raise the raise the profile of the UNICEF articles of the Rights of the Child* and have also been looking at ways to find out if children in Peters Hill are respecting each other’s rights. The group met with Mr Duncan on Friday 8th March and shared their ideas…
We would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year!
We hope that you have enjoyed the festive break and are looking forward to 2019 as much as we are!
We ended 2018 on a very positive note with our very first ‘Pow-Wow’ session and ‘Tea with Mr D!’ Each month we shall be exploring a chosen topic and linking it to the UNICEF ‘Articles’ and Global Goals. Representative pupils from a sample of year groups will, following their discussion, share their ideas with Mr Duncan and their vision about our ‘next steps’ following these discussions. We are aiming to become a fully fledged Rights Respecting school and embed the Rights respecting ethos within all that we do.
In December we talked about…
What are ‘Rights?’
Why are Rights important?
What are our Human Rights?
We very much enjoyed visiting Mr Duncan and sharing our ideas! Many thanks to all of our pupils that took part!
The children and staff in each class at Peters Hill Primary have very proudly been working together to create their very own ‘class charter’ for the exciting academic year ahead. A class charter is created in collaboration with the children and adults in each class who agree, through discussion, a charter that enables the class to work towards becoming a ‘rights-respecting’ classroom. In Peters Hill our charters are linked to the United Nations Rights of the Child articles (UNCRC). Working together to create a charter helps the children to develop an understanding of the importance of having rights and a sense of awareness of their own responsibilities. See below for a sample…
A huge ‘Welcome Back to’ you all as we begin an exciting brand new school year!
We at Peters Hill Primary School are very much looking forward to continuing to work together on our journey on the ‘Pathway To Gold!’
We are very proud to announce that we have now achieved our ‘Bronze : Rights Committed’ award! This demonstrates our commitment towards becoming a fully fledged Rights Respecting school and celebrates all that we already do each and every day!
This year we will be continuing to work together to move forward on our journey towards the next stage… ‘Silver : Rights Aware.’
We look forward to sharing this journey with you!
Welcome back to you all! We hope that you have all enjoyed the holidays and are rested and ready for a brand new term!
As you know, Peters Hill are working towards applying for our ‘Bronze, Rights Committed award and are proud to be able to say that we are almost ready! Here is some of the fantastic work our superstar Peters Hill learners have been engaged in…
Wishing you all a very Happy New Year!
We are very excited about the year ahead for our Peters Hill community and for our continuing Rights Respecting journey! The children are becoming familiar with their rights and their responsibilities in ensuring they respect each other and their rights, and a whole host of super work can be seen around school! See below for the Unicef ‘Pathway to Gold’ that depicts the steps on the path to becoming a Rights Respecting community. At the moment we are preparing our action plan to highlight all the wonderful things that are happening in school to support children’s rights, and also to establish what we now need to do to to achieve our Bronze award!
Rights Respecting Club…!
In the coming term we shall also be setting up a brand new Rights Respecting club at Peters Hill, involving children of all ages across the school…watch this space for more details!
A very warm welcome to our brand new ‘Rights Respecting’ blog! Thank you for taking the time to visit us.
What is it all about?
Listen to this delightful song…!
Please click on the link to find out more…
Peters Hill Rights Respecting School letter to parents and carers.
We hope you will be able to share our journey…!