6 September 2019

Welcome Back!

A big welcome back to all of our Acorn Class families. Our older Super Squirrels have now become Wise Owls and are ready to begin working hard on their reading, phonics, writing and numbers.


Just a few reminders...

Wise Owls

Reading books will be changed on Mondays and Thursdays if…

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11 June 2019

Summer Term 2

Welcome back. We hope you had a fantastic week off school.  Its so nice to see you all back and ready to learn. 

Our topic this half term is 'Under the Sea'. We started off last week by looking at boats. We researched different types of boats and what they are used for, and also we looked at…

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16 May 2019

Early Years

What a busy week.  We have been making fish for the Whitby FIsh and Ships Festival.  Why not go along to The Whitby Deli to have a look at them.

Our topic this week is trains. We have been reading and listening to The Train Ride, and are now able to join in. 

We have been making trains and…

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16 May 2019


We had a fabulous time at Caedon College on Thursday doing 'Quad kids.' Thank you very much to Mr. Hopper for organizing this and to the Sports Leaders for running the events.  We took part in 10 different activities including shot-put, the howler, long jump and sprint.  The children thoroughly…

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10 May 2019


'The Jolly Postman' has caused much excitement in Holly class this week.  He has been delivering a variety of post including a new catalogue for the children to order from (don't tell Mr Gunning!) We have been wizards and witches, and written an order form trying to persuade them to send us their…

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9 May 2019

Summer Term

Welcome back.

We hope you've had a lovely Easter break with your families.

This half term our topic will be transport.  We will be looking at various types of transport, how they work and what we use them for.

The Super Squirrels that will become Wise Owls in September have received their…

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9 May 2019

Marton Court Visit May 2019

Wise Owls had a lovely morning at Marton court this week.

We took some games and enjoyed playing these with the residents. We also took our reading books and tricky words and shared these with the residents and each other.


Mrs Tacon and Mrs Parker were very impressed with how sensible…

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5 April 2019

Friday 5th April

This week in Elm class we have had an exciting class trip to Eden Camp, completing our ww2 topic. We went in the majority of the huts, some were very stinky! Also some were dark and gloomy but overall we learnt lots of information.

In science we have done an experiment on separating objects…

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1 April 2019


We have been extremely busy this half term with our topic on Space.  We have looked at rockets, planets, the Moon, astronauts,  and we have looked at the book, Whatever Next.  

We have incorporated Space into all of our work....... literacy, numeracy, role play, art and craft etc. 



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1 April 2019

Fun in the Sun at Forest Schools

What a fantastic afternoon the Wise Owls had in Forest schools last Thursday.  Our woods are starting to show signs of spring, and looked lovely in the afternoon sun.  We all had to find a magic place by ourselves and sit quietly. We had to use 4 of our senses...... sight, touch, hearing and smell…

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29 March 2019

Elm Class

We have been very busy this week! We have been working on multiplying fractions in maths which has been a little tricky! All the children have worked hard and I am very proud of them. In English we have been planning, researching and writing up our non-chronological reports on volcanoes! This has…

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28 March 2019


We have had great fun this week re-enacting the story of 'Where the Wild Things Are.' The children were very imagination in their voices and the characters they were pretending to be!

In Maths, we have been weighing objects from around our classroom to find their mass.  Well done to James…

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