Our topic this half term is Space. We have looked at stars and this week we have been looking at planets. Can you name all of the planets in the Solar System?  

We have made rocket ships, planets, ordered stars in size order and many other things. 

We had lots of fun on World Book day. Our…

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Nocturnal Animals

Last week we looked at Nocturnal animals. We discovered which animals sleep in the day and come out at night.  We also found out interesting facts about these animals.

We were very lucky to have a visit from Alex Farmer from Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary, to talk to us about the nocturnal animals…

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Acorn Class. Chinese New Year

This week we have had great fun learning all about Chinese New Year.  We heard the story about the animals having a race, and discovered that this year is the Year of the Pig. 

We made lots of things in the Rainbow room........   lanterns,  dragon puppets and Chinese writing.  We even had…

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'Funny Bones'

This week we are looking at the stories in the  Funny Bones series, by Janet and Allen Ahlberg.

We are listening to the various stories, and have even been putting actions to parts of the stories.

In Numeracy we have been working on adding and subtracting.

In Literacy we have been using…

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Acorns Class Happy New Year

Welcome back to all of our Wise Owls and Super Squirrels, and a very special welcome to our new starters in Super Squirrels. The older children have been helping the new children settle in and learn our routines and rules. 

Our topic this term is Light and Dark. 

We will be looking at light…

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End of our first half term

What a busy first half term we have had!!

We have all settled well into Wise Owls and Super Squirrels. We have made new friends, tried new experiences, even left our mummy or daddy for the first time!    We have learnt the rules and routines of the classroom and are trying hard to follow…

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Brilliant Book

Our Brilliant Book this half term is Owl Babies. We have heard the story many times and we are now able to join in!  Why not ask us about the story?    We can tell you what happened in the story, what the baby owls are called, what the baby owls said, where mummy owl went and what mummy owl said…

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Acorn Class Forest Schools Fun

We have lots of fun at Forest schools.

Take a look to see some of the things we have been getting up to!

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Acorn Class

Our topic this half term is Special Me and this week we are looking at feelings. Why not talk to your child about what makes them happy, sad etc.

We made up a song about feelings.... to the tune of 'If your happy and you know it'


If your.(sad etc.. and you know it.(have a cry…

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Acorns First Week

What a busy first week back we had!!

We have enjoyed getting to know our new friends, new teachers and the rules and routines of our classroom. 

On Thursday we had our first Forest School sessions. We searched the woods, finding lots of fun areas where we could explore.  Mrs Mason gave us a…

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