It was a wonderful first ever sports day for Reception on Friday and the children enjoyed every minute of it! Well done everyone!
Wow! What a busy week we have had; our feet haven’t touched the ground since Monday! The start of the week saw the introduction to Spirituality week, where the children made prayer cards and shared them with their Year 6 partners. On Tuesday, we asked ourselves the question, ‘Where do I see God?’ On Wednesday, […]
Along with the rest of the school, Year 6 have been participating in Spirituality Week, during which we have been taking the time to find God’s presence in school and in our lives. After assembly on Monday, each pupil in the school made a prayer card for another member of the school to give to […]
Reception have been very busy learning new songs in class! What do you think? We have had an extremely busy week learning about the life cycle of a butterfly and helping to create the new school mosaic. We were lucky enough to find two caterpillars crawling around the outside area this week, and so we […]
This week, Reception have been reinforcing their understanding of subtraction in a range of different ways. The most popular activity by far was ‘Skittles Subtraction’. The children had to try to knock down the skittles and then write the subtraction sentence that went with it. As you can see, they had lots of fun! In Literacy, […]
This week we have been learning all about the vital role that earthworms play in keeping our soil aerated and rich in nutrients. Over the next couple of weeks, we aim to observe worm’s movements through the wormery that we constructed on Tuesday. You can make one at home by following our instructions: Fill a clear container with […]
Earlier this week we met Mr Dugan, a PE teacher from Dame Alice Owen School. This term he is going to be teaching Reception lots of different sports skills, every Tuesday afternoon. This week we learnt the importance of working together as a team.
Welcome back everyone. It’s hard to believe that we are entering the summer term. We hope you all had a wonderful Easter with your families. Thank you so much for the cards, flowers and chocolates that we received from you. As you know, the children came back to a brand new outside area and were absolutely […]
This week, we have been focussing on the story of The Little Red Hen. On Monday, we drew a story map and made up some actions to go with the story and by Tuesday, we could all retell the story by ourselves. Maybe your child could tell it to you instead of a bedtime story […]
Year 6 have had a fun-filled week learning about the topic of Flight for National Science Week. The children have written the blog this week, recounting their various learning, so please do comment! Monday – by Matthew M On Monday, we first learnt about the history of aviation from the first unnamed craft to stealth […]