Christmas Craft Week

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This week, the children have been hard at work in the afternoons creating a variety of interesting things to take home over the Christmas break. Christmas Baubles: The children used templates to create Christmas Bauble boxes. They were decorated with glitter, diamonds, ribbon and other festive decorative items. They were tasked with making them symmetrical… More

A Visit from Liz Million – Author and Illustrator!

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This week, as part of our two week reading focus, we were visited by a published author and illustrator. Liz Million was incredibly enthusiastic and passionate about her work and inspired us. She talked to us about her career and demonstrated the process she goes through when creating an illustration. In her portfolio, she had examples of… More

Whitehouse Farm

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On Thursday Reception enjoyed a fun, but cold, visit to Whitehouse Farm. During the day we took part in a range of different activities: Travelling on the coach – Hand feeding goats, donkeys and ponies – Tractor ride – Holding smaller animals including a rabbit, guinea pig and a giant millipede named Martha – Creating a Christmas… More

What a Busy Term

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  Our first term in Nursery is nearly over and we can’t believe how quickly it has gone. We have been very busy and learned so much.  

Ancient Egypt Project Share

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Well done to all of the children for a  fantastic project share. We were really impressed with everyone’s efforts! It was lovely to see so many adults in school supporting the children.    

Almost there!

It has been a very busy half term and the children are getting tired but they have been working extremely hard with performances, tests and still keeping up with the challenging lessons that they have had, in order to fit in everything we need to before Christmas. Year 3 will be doing a carol service… More

Anti-bullying Week

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We studied propaganda posters as part of our WW2 project and decided to use some of the designs we had researched to make our own posters for anti-bullying week.

Snow!

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This week we experienced the first snow fall of this winter. We were very excited and so decided to go on a winter walk around the school grounds and through the woodland walk. We found that lots of pine cones had fallen from the trees so we each chose one and put it in our… More

Let it Snow!

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In English, we finished our work on the book ‘Man on the Moon’ by writing some amazing sequels to the story called ‘Aliens on the Moon’. The children really enjoyed meeting Bob and loved making up their own characters. Next week we will be looking at the real men and women who have landed on… More