Christmas Lunch 2019
The children all had a fabulous time at the Christmas lunch this year. There was great music, great food and terrible Christmas cracker jokes! Ho, ho, ho!
Art and RE in Reception
This week Reception class looked at the Christmas story. They dressed up as the characters from the story.
The children have also started to make cards that are to be given to the local care homes.
Thank you to all parents who took part in our Pre-Learning Mornings last week. The children are very keen to learn about dinosaurs and so we have decided to do a topic about this in the Spring Term. During our Pre-Learning Mornings, parents and children took part in a range of creative activities…
This week in Reception, we have been focusing on developing number skills in counting and recognising numbers. We have enjoyed lots of counting activities to practise techniques to make counting more accurate and we have been recognising some larger numbers.
It was a shame that, after all our preparations, hard work and practising we were unable to go to the church to celebrate our Harvest Festival with parents/carers. The weather made it unsafe for us to walk to the church but we were still able to go ahead with our Harvest Festival celebration in…
Oak Class prepare for Harvest
The children in Oak Class have been thinking about harvest time and Harvest Festival this week. After reading the story 'Stone Soup', the children wanted to make some soup of their own. We harvested some cabbage, carrots and beetroot from our own outdoor area and everyone brought in a vegetable…
It was so lovely to see so many of our Oak Class parents at the outdoor art exhibition last Friday. The children really enjoyed creating their outdoor masterpieces using materials from nature. The children created leaf animals using natural materials and 'googly' eyes. As you can see they are…
We're going on a Bear Hunt
The children have been enjoying retelling the story of We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Micheal Rosen. On Tuesday we went off on our very own bear hunt around the school grounds and were very excited to find one! We changed the ending of the story a little so that the bear didn't chase us but instead…
Oak Class learn outdoors
This week Oak Class have enjoyed much of their learning outside as part of the whole school outdoor learning project. The children made their own kites to explore the forces at work on a very windy day. They have been enjoying the mud kitchen, making mud and digging for worms. We also had a music…
Our brand new Reception class have enjoyed their first few days at school. They are settling into our routine and making new friends. Have a look at some of the fun things they have been enjoying this week.