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

Year 3 Assembly

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Thanks to all the parents and carers who managed to come into school to share all of our learning. The children performed brilliantly! We know how tricky it can be to find time to come into school, especially with work commitments.

Making Pizza

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Recently in Reception we have been reading ‘The Little Red Hen’ and as part of this we made bread. We loved the bread baking so much that when we read ‘The Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza’, we had to make some pizza too! Firstly, we followed our bread recipe from last week to make… More

A New Year and New Friends

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Everyone in Nursery has been delighted at how well our new January starters have settled in and been welcomed by our established children. We have been having lots of fun in our new indoor water tray, taking part in daily ‘dough disco’ sessions and making pizza.