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The end is nigh!

On Monday 18th we our having our ‘Santa run’ so all the children will need PE kit/some comfortable clothing that you don’t mind getting really muddy! Children should come to school in uniform so that they have dry clothes to change back into. We have a great many gloves/hats/scarves and other items left in the […]

Week Beginning 4th December

Thank you so much to those of you who came along to help at the pantomime last Thursday. The children behaved really well amidst all the excitement and it was noisy but fun! This week there will be no phonics groups as we are assessing the childrens’ progress: instead we will be practising our skills […]

Week beginning 27th November

Another exciting week…. As part of our toys topic we will be conducting an experiment: using the spinning tops that we made last week, we will try them out on different surfaces to find out where they spin for the longest! In maths this week, the children will be comparing and ordering  numbers to 20; recognising […]

Week beginning 20th November

This week our maths is about adding and subtracting 1,2 or 3 by counting on or back as well as adding 3 small numbers using number bonds and doubles. As part of our toys topic we will be conducting an experiment:  using the spinning tops that we made last week, we will try them out […]

Week beginning 13th November

We have an exciting week ahead of us! This week we will still be continuing our work on toys. We would really appreciate it if the children could bring in examples of toys from their grandparents, parents and their own toys (we will take care of them!) for sorting and drawing. We will be talking […]

Week beginning 6th November

This week we will be starting our topic on toys so we would really appreciate it if the children could bring in examples of toys from their grandparents, parents and their own toys (we will take care of them!) for sorting and drawing. We will be talking to the children about the materials that the […]

Week beginning 30th October

This week we will be learning about why we celebrate with fireworks on November 5th and talking about firework safety. In maths we will be looking in more detail at the numbers 11-20 and also at ordinal numbers (first, second, third etc). Lots of the children are confusing 12 and 20 so it might be […]

Week Beginning 9th October

We hope that you enjoyed our Harvest Festival assembly – the children were very excited! This week there will be no phonics as we are doing some assessments and so we will use the time to learn a bit more about  seasonal change and what happens in the autumn. It’ll be leaftastic! In maths we […]

Week Beginning 2nd October

Many thanks to the parents who came along and helped out with our trip to Greys Court – we all had a lovely time apple tasting! Photos to follow. This week is our Harvest Festival assembly and there will be a performance for parents at 2.30pm on Friday 6th October. During the week we are […]

Week Beginning 25th September

This week we have our visit to Greys Court with Mrs Hoogenberg’s class leaving at 9.30am and Miss Bartlett’s class at 12 noon (we will have an early lunch before we go). We still have room for 1 or 2 more parent helpers if anyone is keen to come along! For our fruit topic, we […]