Buttington School Diaries I
These are some extracts from diaries made by 8/9 year old children
from Buttington Primary School on 24th September 2002, giving their view of
their school day. Entries from the log book for Buttington School in 1891 can
be seen here.
- In the morning we were
shown how to use a floppy disc. Then we finished off our Harwell Hall stories.
After that it was breaktime. I played football. We came back in and we were
taught about India in geography. Soon after we had junior assembly. We talked
about our senses. Then we had dinner. I had a ham and mayonnaise sandwich
and a few cucumbers and Bn Bns yum yum. Then we had to shade 6 apples in light
and dark in art. Next we had our last break and I played football again.
- We looked at something
on the laptop to show how to justify words. We went on the computer and we
did a story about Harwell Hall. At break I played football. I had geography
on India. Junior assembly on senses. Dinner ham and chips and I had art on
light and dark. And we had break and I played football.
- We had a look at the laptop
and how to justify words. At 9.30 we had Welsh. We practised weather and es.
After that we had to do a story on Harwell Hall and it is fun. At 10.30 we
had break. I played football for half an hour then the bell rang. We India
in geography. At 12 o'clock we had junior assembly. It was about senses.
Then we had dinner. I had ham sandwiches. We had art on light and dark. We
had break and I played football.
- In school we had the
projector and the laptop to show how to justify words. After we practised
Welsh. Then we finished our stories of Harwell Hall. The we had break and
I chatted with friends. After we talked about India in geography. A little
bit later we had junior assembly and talked about senses. Fort dinner I had
sandwiches. After we had art about light and dark. It was fun. Then we had
break. After we did our diary.
- I got in school and our teacher showed
us on the laptop how to justify words. Later we practised weather and esi
with us. After we did some Harwell Hall stories and went for break and I made
some nests. After that we did some geography about India. Later we did some
geography about the five senses. The we went and had dinner and I had ham
chips and rice. When I had dinner we did some art about dark and light. Later
on we had last break. I was making more nests.
- In school we had the projector
and the laptop out to show us how to justify words. When we had finished we
practised weather and esi. We did our Harwell Hall stories. When we had finished
we all had break. I talked to my friend. Then the bell rang so we went to
line up. When we came in Mr ___ was standing at the front, we sat down. We
did India in geography. We went to dinner play and then we went to dinner
hall. I had tuna sandwiches, babybell and a biscuit. Then we had art. We had
last break and I talked to my friends again then did my diary.
- When I got to school
our teacher let us watch her on the laptop and the school projector screen.
Then we did Welsh. We practised weather and esi. While the other children
wrote their stories about Harwell Hall I went on the computer to write Buttington
Next the bell rang for break, I hung
around with the Year 3 girls. When break was over we did geography - we were
studying about India. Our junior assembly was about senses. We have 5 senses.
After that we had lunch, I had tuna butties, an apple and a drink of blackcurrant
squash. I loved that lunch. Next we did about shading light and dark apples.
Then we had last break. I talked to Mr __. Then after break we had to do these
- In school we watched
the projector. Later on we finished watching the projector. Mrs ___ came in
and told us Welsh. Then when she had finished we did a project on Harwell
Hall. It was fun. Just then when I was half way through the bell rang for
break. For break I had Wotsits and played shadow tig and then the bell rang
and we all went n and did geography on India. It was easy. After that we were
told to line up for assembly. We talked about senses, it was funny. And then
it was time for dinner. In the canteen I had sandwiches, Soreen and a banana.
After we had to put our chairs up on the table and then went out for break
and I played shadow tig again. After the bell rang we went inside and did
some art about light and dark. It was fun. We were doing some drawings about
- First thing we had break,
you know, then we came in. Mrs __ showed us the computer and projector. Next
we wrote Harwell Hall. Soon after Mrs__ came to do Welsh. We learned weather
and es. After we finished with Mrs __and it was time for break. At break I
was playing cats and dog. Later on I did some geography. We are learning about
Other Buttington School diaries can be seen here