Entries by Liz Heymoz

Reception Week Beginning 10.7.23

It has been another very busy week in Reception! The children have been having lots of extra transition sessions with their new teachers, to prepare them for their move into Year One in September.  As a result, the class now seem really excited and less anxious about the changes ahead of them. The main learning […]

Reception Week Beginning 3.7. 23

This week has been all about the trip to London Zoo! On Tuesday, the children were shown video clips about London Zoo and were given maps to look at. In small groups, the children discussed and planned what animals they would like to see. They recorded the information on large pieces of paper and presented […]

Reception Week Beginning 26.6.23

Another busy week has flown by! This week, the children have been researching lots about spiders and learning about their habitats and the many different ways that they catch their prey. The class enjoyed listening to the story Aaaarrgghh Spider! by Lydia Monks. You can hear the story here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5df388jmToo Reception discussed whether or not […]

Summer 2 Week 3 w.b. 19.06.2023

What a great week we have had in Year 1!     RE As part of our RE we have discussed what it would be like to live in God’s Kingdom and the children also thought of ways in which we have God’s Kingdom in our school. We then went outside and  planted our seeds […]

Reception Week Beginning 19.6.23

This week, the children have continued to learn about the importance of loving neighbours, through the story of The Good Samaritan. Love of neighbour involves the whole of creation. It means working for a just society. It includes love for the poor which results in active support of our neighbours locally and globally. Love of […]

Reception Week Beginning 12.6.23

Another week has flown by! This week, Reception have taken part in the national Healthy Eating Week, alongside the rest of the school. This year’s Healthy Eating Week had five themes to help everyone eat well: focus on fibre, get at least five day, vary your protein, stay hydrated and reduce food waste! The children […]

Summer 2 Week 2 w.b.12th June

Summer 2 Week 2 w.b.12th June   Year 1 have had such a busy week with their trip to Southend and Healthy Eating Week. They enjoyed all the activities that were available this week and really enjoyed tasting different flavoured water and fruit. Whole school Home Learning Mathletics has been set to support the learning […]

Week 1 w.b. 05.06.23

Summer Term 2  Week 1 w.b. 05.06.23 This week Pope Paul has come together again for the Blessed Sacrament Procession. Thank you to all those parents who were able to share in the experience. Mrs Poyiadzis said Year 1 children were so respectful and prayerful throughout the experience so well done! Lots of reminders this […]

Welcome back! We hope you have had a restful half term break. This week, the children began their new topic, The Hidden World in our Garden, starting with a focus on the life cycle of a butterfly. In English, the children heard the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and had lots of fun creating […]