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Barming Pre-School and Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Barming Pre-School and Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

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Welcome to Barming Pre-School and Primary School
We are a 2 form entry primary school on the outskirts of Maidstone. It is a co-educational school for children aged 2 to 11 years old. There are currently 416 children on roll.
A Message from the Headteacher
Barming Primary School has so much to offer. Everyone is welcome and children are encouraged to flourish and achieve their goals. Come and find out what we are all about!
Orchard Academy Trust
Barming Primary School is an Academy and is part of the Orchard Trust family of schools. The Trust currently consists of Allington Primary School and Barming Primary School.

Last Week's Attendance:

  • Reception 92%
  • Year 1 92%
  • Year 2 94%
  • Year 3 94%
  • Year 4 94%
  • Year 5 92%
  • Year 6 93%
  • Whole School - 93%

Term 3

Newsletter Term 3



Topic Title: How did we learn to fly?





During our History topic of How did we learn to fly, we will be exploring the following key questions:


Who were the Wright brothers?

When was the first flight?

What was the impact of the first flight?

Why is Amelia Earhart significant?

Why was the Moon landing special?

How did we learn to fly?





This term we will be learning about Everyday Materials. 


We will be learning to:


  • Identify and name a range of materials, including wood, metal, plastic, glass, brick, rock, paper and cardboard.
  • Suggest why a material might or might not be used for a specific job.
  • Explore how shapes can be changed by squashing, bending, twisting and stretching




This term our times table focus is 10x. 


Here are some games you can play...


Watch and listen to: 


Other areas we will be focusing on are :

  • Multiplication and Division 
  • Shape
  • Simple Maths problems in practical contexts, including giving change


Please look at our newsletter for more information on what we are doing in our other subjects. 


Keep an eye on our main Year 2 page for pictures of what we have been up to. 

  • Barming Pre-School and Primary School,
  • Belmont Close, Barming,
  • Maidstone, Kent,
  • ME16 9DY
  • 01622 726472