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Diwali Day at the Infants

2018-11-13T16:15:53+01:0013th November, 2018|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

We celebrated Diwali - The Festival of Lights on Friday.  We looked at the story of Rama and Sita and how families celebrate Diwali.  We made rangoli patterns  using coloured rice.  We also made clay divas earlier in the week and decorated them with paint and glitter.  We looked at how the intricate mendhi [...]

Infants Family Service of Remembrance

2018-11-15T11:51:27+01:0011th November, 2018|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

We were delighted so many parents could join all the Infant children for our family Remembrance Service at Cuddington Church this week.  Rev. Phil discussed the importance of poppies as a symbol of Remembrance.  Three children lay a wreath from all all the pupils, parents and staff at our school.

Infant School Council Elections.

2018-10-02T15:32:11+01:002nd October, 2018|Foundation, Home, News, School Council, Year 1, Year 2|

Congratulations to the new School Council representatives at the Infant site.  Foundation, Year 1 and Year 2 children voted this afternoon, choosing friendly, trustworthy and approachable classmates to represent their views with a wider group.

A week of PE Enrichment.

2018-06-08T17:03:14+01:008th June, 2018|Foundation, Home, News, Sport, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

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 [...]

May dancing in Cuddington.

2018-06-03T15:35:22+01:003rd June, 2018|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

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 [...]

Little Owls chicks have hatched!

2018-03-13T14:43:29+01:0013th March, 2018|Foundation, Home, News|

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 [...]

Little Owls celebrating Chinese new Year.

2018-02-22T12:34:51+01:0022nd February, 2018|Foundation, Home, News|

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 [...]