25th Feb 2020
The children in Chestnut and Birch had a really nice Monday afternoon. Birch children came to the Chestnut classroom to read Paddington stories that they had written before half- term. Next some Chestnut children read their stories about Paddington Bear. All the children seemed to be happy and proud of themselves! Well done Birch and […]
6th Feb 2020
Today we have been practising travelling on different equipment in our PE lesson. We were practising jumping, turning, twisting and climbing. We loved using the wall bars!
19th Dec 2019
We have been very busy in Birch making stained glass biscuits. We made the biscuit dough then crushed some sweets and put them in the middle of the biscuit and finally they went into the oven to bake. The biscuits will be sent home tomorrow for families to enjoy! We hope everyone has a lovely […]
14th Nov 2019
We are looking at different materials. We retold the story of the three little pigs who made their houses out of different materials. We then made houses for our little pigs. Straw proved very hard to build with. A house of sticks A house of bricks
23rd Oct 2019
This morning we predicted items that would float or sink. We then found then items in the woods and tested our predictions. We collected some very pretty Autumn leaves and turned them into crowns.
14th Oct 2019
We used directional language to move around the playing field, north, south, east and west and left and right. In smaller groups, we used directional language to move around the school, plotting the grid references on our maps and marking where we had been.
17th Sep 2019
Today in KS1 we were very excited to have people from Yorkshire Building Society to teach us about how to look after our money and look at what things are essential to buy and which things we really don’t need. The children took part in many activities and discussed their ideas together.
11th Sep 2019
Today in forest school we recorded the weather and discussed which season it is. We walked around the school grounds looking for seasonal changes. Acorns on the oak trees Blackberry and sloes We ended the session with shelter building, playing in the mud kitchen, fairy picnics and wand making. We had a visitor to […]
1st Jul 2019
Hall of the Mountain King by Peer Gynt or Morning by Edvard Grieg were used by the school to come up with their own interpretations of the music. On Friday 28th June we had a whole school assembly to share class performances. The variety of interpretations were wide, interesting and very entertaining. Many thanks to […]
26th Jun 2019
We have been investigating our woodland and who lives there. The children went on a bug hunt and we found some interesting creatures. We found a beautiful female Stag beetle. We carefully returned our creatures back to their habitats.