Outdoor Learning

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We have had a fantastic introduction to learning in the outdoor environment over the last couple of weeks in Year 1. We have found clues that led to the special space story ‘Whatever Next!’, made cookies to show we are ‘Woodland Walk Explorers’, been on an egg box treasure hunt to find interesting natural objects… More

Gung Hay Fat Choy!

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Last week in Reception, we celebrated Chinese New Year. To introduce the topic, we watched some video clips online and found out how children prepare for and celebrate Chinese New Year. We then completed a range of activities to help us consolidate our learning. We developed our fine-motor physical skills by practising picking things up… More

Design Technology Pizza

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Before half term, we really enjoyed designing, making and evaluating our pizzas (especially eating and tasting all of our hard work!) This was linked to our learning around healthy eating and our ‘5 a day’ work. We also learned about food hygiene and food safety. Some of us were very brave and tried some new… More

World Book Day

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Wow! The children all looked amazing in their story book character costumes. We had a lovely day reading lots of stories, singing nursery rhymes and doing craft activities.

Tadpoles!

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During the half-term break, Miss Ames visited her Dad’s garden and found some frogspawn in the pond. She brought it to school, along with an old fish tank and set it up on an investigation table. We watched closely for a few days and then the tadpoles began to hatch out from the eggs. Unfortunately, some of the… More

World Book Day 2019

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This week we celebrated World Book Day with the rest of the school. We were invited to dress up as a book character – our costumes were fantastic! The theme this year was ‘Share a Story’. Some children brought in their favourite story to read with a friend. We also played a game called ‘Name… More