Fantastic STEM news.

First, I would like to say a massive well done to all the children that took part in the National STEM wearable tech competition. We have some fantastic news!!!! Watch this video to see Alex from Class 3 be the runner up in the Primary category. STEM Clubs Week 2021 Competition Winners and Closing Speech… Read more »

Junk modelling!

Tomorrow, we shall be looking at our next focus book which is The snail and the whale by Julia Donaldson. I would like to incorporate some junk modelling within this, therefore I am looking for any empty egg boxes etc that could make a snail. I would also like empty bottles if you have any,… Read more »

KS 2 STEM competition

I just want to say well done to the children that took part in the wearable tech competition. I have currently submitted 2 innovative ideas and I know that I am waiting on one more. The children have really worked hard on this project and I have to say that I am very impressed with… Read more »

STEM competition! Roll up inventors!

This year, we thought it would be fantastic to be involved in a national STEM competition! It is something to look forward to after all the uncertainty of the lockdowns. The children were involved in an assembly today with Mrs Whybrow talking about wearable technology. Most of us have either a Fitbit or an Apple… Read more »

Our amazing week of learning!

Class one have had such a fantastic week, I am so proud of the children. We had excitement when Captain Redbeard ruined our classroom looking for the treasure we have. We all learnt about fingerprints to see if we could identify our own from the intruder. It was great fun using the magnifying glasses to… Read more »

Feelings, Emotions and a cinema.

Today, Class one have enjoyed a Personal, Social, Emotional Development day (PSHE for Yr 1). We had a brilliant assembly that taught us about colour zones to help us identify our emotions. So if we feel sad, we associate it with blue. red for anger etc. We then talked about the Colour Monster which is… Read more »

Reading books.

You may have noticed this week that your child’s reading book may not have been changed. I would like the children to read their book at least 3 times before I change it. This is in line with the National Curriculum objective of re-reading books to build up fluency and confidence in word reading. This… Read more »

Who is special to us?

Today in RE, we learnt about why Jesus is special to some people, who was special to Jesus and we talked about the people who we thought were special to us. We made paper dolls to represent those people in our lives.

Notice for Reception parents.

Due to us following the Governments Early adopter framework with regard to assessment of the children, we shall be focusing on our understanding of good sleep routines, tooth brushing and sensible amounts of screen time. If you have any queries regarding the upcoming learning, please speak to me in the morning and I will be… Read more »