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23rd March 2018

We had a fabulous time on Wednesday on our spring walk to the woods.  The children enjoyed searching for signs of Spring and learnt lots of new vocabulary.  We saw daffodils, catkins, snowdrops,  crocus, buds, shoots and saw lots of birds starting to build their nests.  We are now just hoping the…

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 23 March 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


16th March 2018

This week in Reception we have been reading the story of Handa's Surprise.  The children loved the surprise at the end of the story and could see why Handa was surprised.  We also named the different animals and fruits in the book.  There were lots of the fruits, which the children had not tried…

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 16 March 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


9th March 2018

This week in reception we have started a paired reading Bug Club activity.   The children were very excited when some of the junior children, including brothers and sisters, came to share books and help us with our reading.   It was great fun and lovely to see all the children from the juniors…

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 9 March 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


2nd March 2018

What a super day we had on World Book Day in Reception.  The children looked brilliant dressed as a character from their favourite book.

Please see the photos in the photo section.

Mrs Chandler & Mrs Culshaw

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 2 March 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


23rd February 2018

The children were very excited today to have a visit from author Sophie Oliver and illustrator Scott Wells.  We had the opportunity to read her new book which she has written especially for World Book Week.  Take a look at our photos to see who had the chance to dress up as well!

Mrs Culshaw &…

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 23 February 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


9th February 2018

This week in Reception we have been learning about the Chinese New year.  We heard the story of how the animals of the zodiac had a race to decide who would be the first in the Chinese calendar.  We made a Chinese restaurant in the classroom and the tried eating some chinese food using…

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 9 February 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


Pond clearance

The Eco committee (Year 3 - Year 6) did an amazing job of clearing leaves from the pond and in the pouring rain too! The leaves were left at the side of the pond for any pond life to return to the water before putting the leaves in the compost bin. Super effort team Eco!!

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Posted by Gemma Smith on 7 February 2018

Category: Year 3


2nd February 2018

This week our book focus has been "The Tiger Who Came To Tea" by Judith Kerr.  All of our activities have been linked to the story, here are a few pictures of what we have been up to.

Mrs Culshaw & Mrs Chandler

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Posted by Nicky Richardson on 2 February 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception


Phases of the Moon

Year 5 have been learning about the phases of the Moon. They can explain why the Moon appears to change shape, ask them when you next see them. This activity helped them see each of the different phases. The lamp is the Sun, their head the Earth and the ball on the stick is the Moon. Look closely…

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Posted by Gemma Smith on 1 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Can you be creative too?

Esme used air drying clay to make a model of the solar system; it's amazing! Come and have a look at it and have a go yourself!

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Posted by Gemma Smith on 1 February 2018

Category: Year 5


Year 3 Gymnastics

Year 3 have been practising their gymnastics using the apparatus in the hall. Our focus was on different ways of travelling and balancing using different parts of our bodies.

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 29 January 2018

Category: Year 3


Chocolate Foam

Year 3 have been reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl and have been busy producing some art and craft work based on the description of the chocolate foam. We thought you might like to see our finished display.

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 29 January 2018

Category: Year 3