15th February 2018

This week we had a very special visit from Mrs Wood's Guinea Pigs, Daffodil and Chewy. They came to help us learn about adjectives. We thought of lots of new and exciting words to describe them especially Chewy who is more mischievous than the timid Daffodil! Please ask your child about the…

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25th January 2019

This week we have enjoyed turning the story of 'The Three Little Pigs', into a comic strip. We have enjoyed exploring what the character says can be completely different to what the character is thinking! It has allowed us to explore humour in our writing.
We have also also enjoyed finding…
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11th January 2019

Welcome back Holly class. It is lovely to see you all. We hope that you have had a fantastic holiday and that you all got lots of presents.


This week we have started to look at a new book called 'Traction Man is Here'. We have enjoyed listening to Traction Man's adventures with Scrubbing…

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Friday 14th December

Wow, what a fantastic week!

This week we have had our Christmas performances of ‘Hey Ewe’.  I am sure you all agree that the children were amazing and demonstrated their excellent acting and speaking skills. A big thank you to you all for helping the children learn their words, organising the…

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22nd November 2018

Holly class are continuing to look at the Julia Donaldson book, 'The Snail and the Whale'. We are busy creating a freeze of the front cover during our art lessons. Keep a look out in the entrance for our fantastic artwork. We have also enjoyed discussing our favourite part of the story. Please ask…

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Friday 16th November

We have had a very exciting week in Holly class! On Monday, we got to go to Whitby beach as part of our new topic based on the book 'The snail and the whale'. We walked down to the beach and even got chance to have a quick look at the Captain Cook monument.




Once at the beach we…

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22nd June 2018

This week we are learning all about pets!

We have talked about pets we have or would like to own. We discussed how we need to take care of a pet through giving then food, water, a bed and lots of exercise.

We have also had two pets come and visit the unit this week. We had Daffodil the…

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Thursday 7th June 2018

This week has been a very busy and exciting week!


On Tuesday, we went for another visit to Marton Court as part of our intergenerational project. We got to take some of our favourite toys to share as well as some toys from when Mrs Maud was younger!! We looked at how the toys had changed…

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Wednesday 23rd May

We have had a lovely few weeks watching the butterflies finally coming out of their chrysalis. The children have enjoyed observing and watching the transformation from a caterpillar into a butterfly. We finally got to realise them into our wood and watched them fly off! We have learnt lots of…

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Wednesday 9th May

We hope you all enjoyed your bank holiday weekend.


This week we are learning all about the Hungry Caterpillar and Butterflies. We have all enjoyed listening to the story and acting it out using our puppets. We have also looked at symmetrical patterns and are trying to create our…

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Friday 27th April

This week, we are learning all about houses and our homes.


The Wise Owls had a walk to look at houses near school to discover what different materials are used to build them. They have also looked at houses around the world and what the houses are made out of in different…

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Sealife Centre

This week the Acorn children visited the Scarborough Sealife Centre. We got to see lots of different sea creatures including seal, starfish and crabs. We found out lots of interesting facts such as Jellyfish have no brain, bones or blood. Please ask your child which was their favourite part of the…

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