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Scientific states of matter at Science Oxford, for budding year 3 and 4 scientists.

2019-11-22T18:52:35+00:0022nd November, 2019|Home, News, Year 3, Year 4|

On Monday year 3 and 4 visited Science Oxford. This trip was a fantastic opportunity for the children to work scientifically and get experiences we normally couldn't offer in the classroom. Year 3 enjoyed a forces workshop where they made a model out of junk, making it roll and fall into an object and [...]

Children in Need 2019

2019-11-22T17:11:06+00:0022nd November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Our whole school enjoyed raising money for Children in Need.  Everyone wore pyjamas for the day and tried not to feel too sleepy!  At the end of the day both sites enjoyed a cake sale.  Thank you to all the parents for baking such delicious cakes and thank you to everyone who supported our [...]

STEM day at RAF Halton for year 5 and year 6.

2019-11-22T16:28:59+00:0022nd November, 2019|Home, News, Year 5, Year 6|

Years 5 and 6 spent an amazing day at RAF Halton yesterday. The focus was 'Cool Aeronautics' and the children were given opportunities to explore various aspects of flight, aerodynamics, radio communication and engineering; the aim being to raise awareness of engineering amongst children. During each activity, volunteers from The Royal Aeronautical Society, The [...]

Remembrance Day 2019

2019-11-22T18:55:34+00:0017th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

On Monday 11th November we all paid our respects for Armistice day.  At 11 o'clock the Junior children walked to Dinton war memorial and held a two minute silence.  We said prayers and laid a wreath.  The Infant children visited the Cuddington war memorial at Cuddington church, we laid a wreath and prayed for [...]

Infant site Diwali Day

2019-11-15T15:06:36+00:0015th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, Year 1, Year 2|

This week the infants have been celebrating Diwali, in mixed aged classes. We listened to, and retold, the story of Rama and Sita and learned that Diwali is the festival of lights. We celebrated it by creating Rangoli patterns out of coloured rice, Mehdi patterns on hand templates and we created collages in [...]

Skateboarding and Scooter success for skilful children!

2019-11-15T14:08:54+00:0015th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Sport, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Cosmin from Team rubicon came to visit the school today and ran a series of skateboard and scooter sessions with years 1 to 6.   The children loved the activities and even learnt some tricks!  Skateboarding and scootering is a great way to keep the children active, build confidence, build core strength, encourage learning and motivate healthy [...]

Double Fencing Champion!

2019-11-12T14:56:29+00:0012th November, 2019|Home, News, Sport, Year 5|

Congratulations to Lucas in year 5 who competed in two 'Epee Fencing' competitions this weekend.  Lucas had a packed weekend, first at the Cocks Moors Woods Fencing Club Epee Championship in Birmingham; followed by the Bucks, Berks & Oxon County Epee & Sabre Championship in High Wycombe. Lucas’ fencing was on top form, he [...]

American cookery and lunch day for years 3 and 4

2019-11-08T17:13:33+00:008th November, 2019|Home, News, Year 3, Year 4|

Year 3 and 4 have had a wonderful 'New York' day, working on their Stephen Wiltshire pencil drawings of the New York skyline, writing  recipes and then working in groups to create delicious bowls of coleslaw.  Lunchtime was a highlight of the day and the children tucked in with great enthusiasm to hotdogs followed [...]