This week Willow Class learnt all about the significance of the river Nile to the Egyptians and how they believed the god Hapi bright the floods to ensure a good harvest. We continued our Egyptian learning into art where they began their creation of Egyptian death masks! In English the children finished off their innovations […]
A busy week for Year 6…
This week, Year 6 has been working extremely hard to complete their SATs! We are all so amazed by not only their hard work, but their resilience and attitude each day when coming into school. We finished the week with an exciting rewards trip to the cinema to watch Fantastic Beasts- Ask a member of […]
Oh dear no eggs here!
This week the Acorn Preschool children were soooo excited to see the eggs had hatched. The children explored their understanding about the life cycle of a chicken – and realised that it is just a big circle of life. Our story of the week was, ‘Oh Dear’, where Buster searched all over the farm looking […]
Magnificent Mini beasts!
Reception have had a busy week this week being mini-beast detectives! At the beginning of the week we went on a mini-beast hunt outside and used our magnifying glasses to see all of the creatures up close – we found snails, ants, spiders and a millipede to name but a few! . In our Maths […]
Shell structure construction
Wow. What a busy week for Sycamore class. Sycamore class have been doing daily practice of their times tables. Each day they are becoming quicker at retrieving their times tables up to 12×12. The children have been in daily battles Teacher Vs Sycamore. Today, Sycamore class finished their final product completing our DT unit based […]
Little Acorns have been busy this week exploring our outside areas as the weather has been good. We have met and fed our school chickens. We have explored our school wood, making music and exploring the outdoors. Inside we have access to all our equipment, linking songs and rhymes to our everyday play. We have […]
This week Maple class went on a trip to Weaver Hall Museum where we learnt about the The Great Fire of London. We met two servants who worked for Samuel Pepys and we even helped them with some of their many chores. Throughout the day we learnt how they managed to control the fire by […]
This week, Hawthorn Class have been learning some different watercolour techniques in preparation for creating a landscape painting. In English, they have been writing a survival narrative – using our vehicle text ‘The Lost Book of Adventures’ as inspiration. In Maths, Hawthorn Class have been introduced to percentages – using knowledge of fractions and decimals […]
Artists in the Making!
This week Cedar class have been very busy. In Maths we have been finishing off our unit on place value to 50 by counting in 2s, 5s and 10s. In English the children have begun planning their own return stories based off the story of The Secret of Black Rock. In Art, the children have […]