Chinese New Year

This week we have been learning about Chinese New Year.  We have watched a video clip about Abbie and her brother getting ready to celebrate the festival.

We have done dragon dances in PE and made 3d dragons in the outdoor area. 

We have also learnt the Chinese New Year song, "Kung…

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Posted by /blog on 22 February 2018

Category: Acorns Class

Week beginning 19th February 2018

Welcome back everyone we hope you have had a restful and exciting half term holiday!!

We are currently working hard on writing list poems and will be producing our own poems about monsters.The poems are based on ' The Brown Bear 'and we have been generating adjectives with out talk partners to…

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Posted by /blog on 22 February 2018

Category: Holly Class

Friday 9th February 2018

This week we have had a shape hunt! We discovered 2D shapes in our outdoor learning area and made some new 3D friends. We met Cindy Cylinder, Sophie Sphere, Colin Cuboid, Conner Cube and Terry Triangular Prism. We have also played shape bingo and Kim's game. Why don't you have a shape hunt at…

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Posted by /blog on 9 February 2018

Category: Acorns Class

Friday 9th February 2018

After such a busy half-term, we are very ready for a break! We have not slowed the pace of learning in this short term, so hopefully, we'll come back fully recharged and ready to continue our learning journey. 

On Monday, we visited Eden Camp as part of our learning for our World War 2 topic.…

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Posted by /blog on 9 February 2018

Category: Elm Class

Wednesday 7th February 2018

In a change to our usual style of blog, this week we thought that we would share some ideas to keep the children entertained over half term with you.

Supporting Your Child At Home….In The Half Term Holiday!

The best way to support your child over the holiday is to spend as much quality time…

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Posted by /blog on 7 February 2018

Category: Maple Class

Friday 2nd February 2018

We have been problem-solving in maths and learning about equal fractions. We understand what a numerator and a denominator are and how to simplify a fraction.

In computing, we are learning about spreadsheets. We can now create a basic calculation formula and this week we learned about the SUM…

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Posted by /blog on 2 February 2018

Category: Elm Class

Friday 26th January 2018

Half of Elm class have been out with Mr Bates this week trying out our new emergency shelter and the other half will go out next week. We had a great time with our Great Forest Bake-off, even if we did get a little muddy!

In maths, we have been continuing our learning in statistics by…

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Posted by /blog on 26 January 2018

Category: Elm Class

Week beginning 22nd January

Well, it has been another fun-filled week in Beech class, and Mrs Sloan is delighted to see all the children so enthusiastic about their learning!  

In Literacy, some fantastic writing has been produced. The children have written their own stories based on 'Flat Stanley' and have demonstrated…

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Posted by /blog on 26 January 2018

Category: Beech Class

Week beginning 22nd January

Another very focused and hard working week in Holly class!!

The children have been classifying and identifying features of animals this week recording what they have found out about mammals,reptiles, amphibians, fish and birds.They then sorted pictures of various animals into their  categories…

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Posted by /blog on 25 January 2018

Category: Holly Class

Ice

We have had a very exciting week investigating ice.  Outside we have worked with Mrs Parker to find out how we could get the animals out of the blocks of ice.  We have used a range of tools to find out which one is the most suitable.  We have also put water into Mrs Reid's freezer (in the school…

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Posted by /blog on 25 January 2018

Category: Acorns Class

Wednesday 24th January 2018

In Literacy this week, we have begun to read ancient Greek myths and legends. The stories are very entertaining, many containing tales of gods and godesses not to mention the terrifying monsters! Mrs Leather read a myth called 'The Sun Chariot' which tells the story of Helios who had the important…

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Posted by /blog on 24 January 2018

Category: Maple Class

Friday 19th January 2018

We have had a very exciting week this week, especially in maths and forest schools. We built dens in forest schools, which we really enjoyed, we learnt about how to use them as shelters and different strucutres such as an A frame shelter. We were also outside for maths, where we got to measure the…

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Posted by /blog on 19 January 2018

Category: Ash class

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Acorn Museum Trip

##ACORNS PARENTS! We are very sorry, but unfortunately we are having to postphone today's trip to the museum due to the weather. We do not feel that it is safe to walk the children in such conditions. We are very sorry for any inconvenience and will let you know a revised date as soon as we have one. Thank you for your understanding.
13 October 2017

Parents' Evenings. Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th October 2017.

Don't forget that dodgeball and basketball after school clubs are cancelled on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th October due to Parents' Evenings. Thank you for your understanding.