All children enjoyed an extra Physical Education lesson this week from a team of specialist sports coaches. The Junior children tried their hand at fencing and archery. The specialised kit helped pupils parry their foils (only foam!) and hit the bullseye with their bow. Whilst the Infant children enjoyed a musical theatre experience, learning [...]
dancing y2 2018 1 Our traditional May dancing and singing was held on the final day of the half term. The inclement weather did not stop our performance to parents, as we gathered in the Bernard Hall. The children performed three Spring themed songs, followed by delightful traditional country dancing. Polished performances [...]
Great excitement in Little Owls today, as four chicks have hatched over night. Tomorrow they will be transferred to the brooder. The children said: "3 are yellow and 1 is speckled black, yellow and grey." "They are fluffy and cute." "They look quite big outside their eggs.' "3 haven't hatched yet. There were 7 [...]
We celebrated Chinese New Year before half term. We looked at the story of how the years were named and why and found out which year the children were born in. We looked at Dragon boat racing, lighting lanterns, Dragon dancing and the food the Chinese eat to celebrate. We also learned about the [...]
Little Owls have been busy exploring their new classroom. We are very proud of how all the children have settled in so well, made new friends and are looking after each other; whilst taking on the important job of learning!
We are sending all our luck and best wishes to Mrs Place this week as she ventures throughout half term on her fundraising walk. There is still time to show your support for this very worthy cause at www.justgiving.com/fundraising/home-from-home-2017. Family and friends saw Mrs Place off to a good start as you can see!
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!
This week the Little Owls have been learning about Remembrance Day and how poppies are a symbol for us all to remember. We made beautiful poppies that are now on display in our outside learning area. Please come and take a look. “They are to help us remember all the people who fighted in the [...]