Some children from Foundation Stage had an exciting visit over to the new build. Once we made sure we were dressed for the occasion, we had a good look at the site and the building. Here are some photos of […]
The staff in FS1 and FS2 have been busy learning about the benefits of Tales Toolkit, a resource to aid language, creativity, social skills and story telling. Over the last few weeks we have been using the big bags in […]
We all had a fabulous time on our long awaited World Book Day celebrations. Everyone’s costumes looked amazing and a special thank you to the parents that joined us in our reading at the beginning of the day.
in our geography lessons we have been making salt dough maps of the United Kingdom. By examining relief maps we have been able to add key mountain ranges and label the countries and seas. Our next step is to look […]
A fabulous time was had at the Jewish Heritage Centre learning about aspects of the Jewish faith. We put all our learning into practice on our return to school when we wrote fabulous recounts about our trip.
Last week FS2 celebrated Chinese New Year.We learnt lots about Chimese culture and how they celebrate their new year. We enjoyed Dragon dancing, tasting a variety of foods, dragon small world play, Chinese number learning, Chinese music, playing in a […]
Fs1 are really excited to be involved with two projects, the first is with Grow Your Own Potatoes. Earlier this week we prepared the seed potatoes and placed them on the tray to ‘chit’ them. The countdown is on until […]
Today we learnt about how to use the internet safely, we learnt with the help of Smartie the Penguin who taught us that before we tap and click… you need to stop and think… And tell someone. We used the […]
Year 6 have been thinking about internet safety today. We had a visit from some local police officers who spoke to us about being safe online. We have also discussed how best to use the Internet and our phones. Finally, […]
Today we were developing our dictionary skills using our tricky words from this term from our phonics lessons. We enjoyed using the dictionaries to explore the meaning of the words and had to remember our alphabet!
As part of our Maya civilisation topic we have been identifying the foods that Maya people would have eaten. As well as tasting and smelling these foods we had a go at making two foods that use these ingredients, corn […]
Year 3 have been learning how to measure the volume and capacity of objects. To do this they have had to make their own measuring bottle with a scale in ml and l. Their approach to problem solving was outstanding […]
The children in FS1 have started reading the book Dear Zoo. So far we have welcomed a retired guide dog, 3 puppies and 2 hamsters. The children listened very carefully and found out how the animals were cared for, what […]
As part of our geography learning we have made a rain gauge, we have put it outside and we are going to measure the rainfall between now and the Christmas holidays. We will record the amount fallen on a regular […]
Today in University for Children’s Fashion Club we tie-dyed some pillow cases, last week we tied them and today we dyed them and next week we are going to use fabric pens to draw our planned design on them. We […]
As part of our schools Diversity Week we discussed our own families, we found out where we come from and how different our families are. By the end of the session we had learnt that all families are different and […]
One part of Year 1’s learning log homework was to create a home for a nocturnal animal, this creation could be for whatever nocturnal animal the children wanted and could be made however desired. Here we have an owls nest […]