Assemblies Term 3

Heroes: Term 3
  Assembly Theme Intended Impact
Week 1 Welcome back to Dashwood – Heroes    
  • Ensure all children feel that they are part of the Dashwood community.
  • Set clear expectations for behaviour and learning.
  • Introduce condition for learning for the term.
Isaac Newton’s Birthday
  • To celebrate the life of heroes from the past and appreciate the influence they have had on life today.
Singing assembly
  • To appreciate music from around the world.
  • For children to feel good about themselves and develop confidence with performance.
Week 2 Star of the week
  • Celebrate individual successes.
Respect: Equality
  • To reflect and remember that everybody deserves respect and if you respect somebody they will respect you.
Local Heroes
  • Ensure children appreciate that everyone is different and we all have our own unique qualities and we are all equal.
Standing up for Equality: Martin Luther King Day
  • To celebrate the life of heroes from the past and appreciate the influence they have had on life today.
  • Ensure children appreciate that everyone is different and we all have our own unique qualities and we are all equal.
Singing Assembly
  • To appreciate music from around the world.
  • For children to feel good about themselves and develop confidence with performance.
Week 3 Star of the week
Standing up for Equality: Rosa Parks  
  • Celebrate individual successes.
  • To celebrate the life of heroes from the past and appreciate the influence they have had on life today.
  • Ensure children appreciate that everyone is different and we all have our own unique qualities and we are all equal.
E-Safety: Respecting our parent’s wishes
E-Safety: What goes online stays online
  • Children will be able to navigate the online world safely and positively.
  • Children will follow the correct procedures to report.
Singing assembly
  • To appreciate music from around the world.
  • For children to feel good about themselves and develop confidence with performance.
Week 4 Star of the week  
  • Celebrate individual successes.
Space Heroes: Tim Peake
  • To celebrate the life of heroes today and appreciate the influence they have had on our lives, including advances in technology and research.
Yoga: Meditation
  • To allow children the opportunity to relax sensually through physical activities.
Oxfordshire Music Team: Guitar demonstration
  • To appreciate musical instruments from around the world.
  • To raise awareness of external agencies and the musical opportunities available.
Polio Awareness
  • Show consideration for events/ issues happening around the world.
  • Ensure that children are aware that not all children or adults are as fortunate as they are and that it’s important to help others when possible.
Singing assembly
  • To appreciate music from around the world.
  • For children to feel good about themselves and develop confidence with performance.
Week 5 Reflection of the term
  • To reflect on the successes of the term and suggest actions as a school to consider for next term.
Celebration Assembly
  • Celebrate the successes of children this term relating to the condition of Heroes.