Happy Chinese New Year!

Last week the Infant children learnt about and celebrated Chinese New Year. They made traditional lanterns, found out about the different animal years and even did some Chinese dancing. 新年快乐!

Waddesdon Christmas

Visitors to Waddesdon Manor this Christmas must look out for the Christmas Tree our Infant children designed and made. Our contribution to the seasonal decorations will be displayed on the stairs as you exit the Manor tour with an opportunity to vote for your favourite tree. No guesses which…

Diwali Day

We began the morning listening to the story of Rama and Sita and finding out why Diwali is celebrated.  Over the course of the day we all had a try at four different activities:  Making coconut barfi sweets; Indian dancing; making clay diva lamps and exploring Hindu artefacts.  At the end of the day everyone […]

Symmetrical Seasons

As part of a series of outdoor mathematics sessions Year 2 used lines of symmetry to design interesting patterns and flowers from different sticks. How did they get on?

Tour de Vale Triumph

Well done to all out children who took part in the Tour de Vale! We understand it was a very successful day.

Birthday Celebrations

On Friday, our Infant children toured the lanes of Cuddington with their annual Spring songs and returned to school to perform their country dances, this year marking the Queen’s birthday. Thankfully the weather was kind to us and great fun was had by all. Thank you to all the parents and local residents who supported […]

Shapes? Sorted!

Year 2 sorted 3D shapes into table-top Carroll Diagrams. To make sure that they placed the shapes in the correct place, they followed all the property criteria.

Mouth-watering Maths

Year 2 were cooking up delights this week when we made our very own Butterfly Cakes.

Firstly, we used our knowledge of fractions to scale down the recipe. Then the weighing and mixing began!  We worked in small teams and it wasn’t long before the cakes were rising in the oven. Once they cooled we decorated […]

Growing Together

As part of our topic ‘Growing together’ the Year 2 children have planted numerous seeds. The children are now caring for them in a mini greenhouse and will use them to discover how plants grow well.

C&D.P.D.

As part of their ‘Red Alert’ topic, Year 1 and Year 2 pupils had a visit from the police! Our Community Support Officer, Denise, came to talk to the children and answer some of their questions. The children had lots of questions.
Here are some of them:
How many robbers are caught in one year?
Do […]