School News

Super Shapes

Miss Dyson's numeracy group have been extending their knowledge of 2D shapes this week. They created their own flip flap booklets which gave properties of 2D shapes such as an octagon, a rhombus and a trapezoid. They had to use...

Interesting Instruments

We have been making our own tissue box musical instruments! We used an old tissue box and some elastic bands to create a stringed instrument, we learnt that when we tighten the string the pitch goes higher and when we loosen it the pitch goes lower. We also learnt...

Numicon Fun!

In Class 4, we have been using the Numicon materials to help us with number bonds and number order. We have been able to check that we have the correct number bond for 10 by using the 10 piece to cover. We know that 10 add 10 is 20, so we need 2 pieces of 10 to check...

Marvellous Maths

In Class 1 we have been doing some wonderful counting.We have counted bricks when we are building towers and houses, we have sorted and counted different objects in the funky fingers area and even helped our teachers to count the children in the lines or around...

Indian Feast!

As part of our World Faiths week, class 9 enjoyed some traditional Indian breads and sauces. They have been learning about the Sikh harvest festival and so enjoyed tasting the traditional foods associated with the Punjab region.

Collage Creatures

Class 1 have had great fun this afternoon working together to make collage animals. We listened to each other and gave our own suggestions as we decided what our animal might look like and how it would be made. We had to solve problems and plan what needed to be done...

Oliver only likes chips!

We have been learning about the story of ‘Oliver’s Vegetables’ ready for our harvest celebration. We have been exploring lots of vegetables in different ways and when we discovered that potatoes are used to make chips, we wanted to have a go at making some ourselves!...

Obstacle Course Fun!

We have been working outside to develop our gross motor skills, building obstacle courses to practise climbing over, under and through equipment. We worked together to design our course and used the climbing frame so we could practise jumping and landing. We had lots...

Owl Meet and Greet!

We visited Whitehouse Farm and saw lots of different animals from alpacas to millipedes. We were introduced to Barnaby, the barn owl, and Smokie, the great grey owl. We discovered that they eat mice, rats and chicks. Smokie had a huge wingspan but he was not heavy to...