Rain

This week we have been talking about rain.  The children have learnt the story about Noah's Ark, and what happens when there is too much rain!

We have learnt a rap with actions to help us remember the story - why not ask your child to perform it for you!  We have also been learning to count…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 18 January 2018

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Weather

Happy New Year everyone! We hope that you all had a lovely Christmas holiday and are feeling refreshed ready for the term ahead.  

This half term we looking at different types of weather and this week we have talked about 'wind'.  We have read "Mrs Mopples washing line" and "The wind blew." If…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 11 January 2018

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20th December 2017

We had a wonderful Christmas party this week. The children came to school looking gorgeous in their party clothes and brough biscuits, sweets, cakes and crisps to share with their friends...how kind!

In the school hall we played musical bumps, musical statues, Christmas stations and pass the…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 20 December 2017

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Posting our letters to Father Christmas!

Last week we all wrote a letter to Father Christmas. We practised writing our names and our ages and some of us wrote sentences while others had a go at cutting out pictures of the toys we would love to get for Christmas. 

On Friday we went to the post box to post our letters. Lots of Mummies,…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 15 December 2017

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14th December 2017

We really enjoyed performing our Christmas play this week. It was called 'Santa needs help' and it helped us to understand all of our previous learning this term to do with people who help us. Santa has a very accident prone Christmas Eve and needs help from lots of different people. We dressed up…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 14 December 2017

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Friday 24th November 2017

We are really excited that we are having some visitors to teach us next week. Some local police officers are coming to our class to teach us all about how they help people. 

Super Squirrels have already been doing some learning about the police so that we have a good idea what they are talking…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 24 November 2017

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Friday 16th November

We know how important it is for children to talk about the things that they have seen and done to help with their early speaking and listening skills. That's why this week we've given lots of time and attention to sharing what we saw at the museum on our trip last week, and also when the firemen…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 16 November 2017

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Friday 10th November

What a busy, but wonderful week we have had. We have started learning about people who help us and have been learning all about the fire service. We have look at photographs of fire engines and the uniforms and equipment the fire fighters use. We have learnt a song called '5 Little Firemen…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 10 November 2017

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Thursday 19th October

We have been making up our own version of 'We're going on a bear hunt this week' and the children have had excellent ideas like a 'rain storm....a soggy, wet rain storm' and 'a hill......a  big, tall hill!'

We have enjoyed using the instruments to sing songs that are lod and quiet this week and…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 19 October 2017

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12th October 2017

This week we have been listening to the story 'We're going on a bear hunt'. We used musical instruments to make the sounds in the book and we used the classroom to hunt around for the bear!

Why not have a look at Michael Rosen reading his story on youtube? We think your children would love to…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 12 October 2017

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5th October 2017

This week we were all invited to bring in our favourite toy to share with our friends. We stood at the front of the class and told our friends all about what our toy was and why it was special. Our teachers were really pleased with how careful we all were with other children's toys. It's good to…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 5 October 2017

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Thursday 21st September

This week we have continued are learning about ourselves and our favourite things. We have been talking about our friends and what we like to do with them. The Wise Owls have done a tally chart to show the activities they enjoy. The Super Squirrels tried doing some sorting using big hoops to show…

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Posted by /blog/category/acorns-class on 21 September 2017

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Latest News

4 December 2017

##Reminder##

The​ ​office​ ​is​ ​going​ ​cashless​ ​at​ ​the​ ​end​ ​of​ ​January.​ ​If​ ​you​ ​are​ ​not​ ​already​ ​signed​ ​up​ ​to Parent​ ​Pay​ ​or​ ​are​ ​not​ ​sure​ ​what​ ​to​ ​do,​ ​our​ ​friendly office​ ​staff​ ​are​ ​ready​ ​and​ ​waiting​ ​to​ ​show​ ​you​ ​how to​ ​get​ ​started.​ ​We​ ​also​ ​have​ ​a​ ​laptop​ ​in​ ​the​ ​reception​ ​area​ ​that​ ​you​ ​can​ ​use​ ​if​ ​you​ ​can’t​ ​get​ ​on​ ​the internet. (Please​ ​note:​ ​For​ ​administrative​ ​reasons,​ s​nack​ ​and​ ​juice​ ​money​ ​is​ ​not​ ​included​ ​-please​ ​continue​ ​to​ ​send​ ​this​ ​in​ ​as​ ​cash​ ​separately.) Thanks​ ​very​ ​much.
17 October 2017

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.