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Church - October 2018 , by Miss Hulse

Date: 16th Oct 2018 @ 2:13pm

Year 6 really enjoyed walking their Special Friend to church this morning ready for a service all about being the good soil. 

Special Friends - September 2018, by Miss Hulse

Date: 14th Sep 2018 @ 6:18pm

Year 6 and Reception had a wonderful afternoon meeting their special friends. 

EYFS Sports Day , by Mrs Fletcher

Date: 13th Jul 2018 @ 8:42am

We had lots of fun during our EYFS Sports Day. A big thank you to all parents and carers who came along to support the children 

Multi - faith week , by Miss Hulse

Date: 29th Jun 2018 @ 3:05pm

The whole school presented their learning all about the Sikh religion. 


Date: 29th Mar 2018 @ 4:15pm

Canal and River Safety, by Miss Mortimer

Date: 31st Jan 2018 @ 9:21am

Last week Key Stage 1 had a special assembly all about how to be safe near canals and rivers.

We learnt all about the dangers near water, how to stay safe and how to help somebody who is in trouble.

RF Class Assembly , by Mrs Fletcher

Date: 11th Jan 2018 @ 4:55pm

Attendance Assembly , by Miss Hulse

Date: 20th Dec 2017 @ 12:58pm

Amazing attendance assembly, with 148 children receiving prizes for 100% attendance. 

EYFS Christmas Production - Humph the Camel, by Miss Ball

Date: 14th Dec 2017 @ 4:17pm

EYFS Christmas Production

Humph the grumpy camel normally shows not the slightest interest in anything. However, to everyone's surprise and delight, when he meets the new-born King he just can't contain his excitement and joy!

We enjoyed learning some new songs and their actions. Please have a browse through the photos taken from our performance on Wednesday!

Thank you for your support in helping your children to learn their lines and providing suitable clothing.

Well done Reception and Nursery, you were fantastic!


National Nursery Rhyme Week, by Mrs Fletcher

Date: 15th Nov 2017 @ 4:18pm

This  week we hvae been focussing our learning around National Nursery Week. 

The nursery rhymes we have been singing :

  • Bobby Shafto
  • Lavenders Blue
  • Hickory Dickory Dock
  • Wind the Bobbin' Up
  • Old King Cole. 

Reception Trip to Kenyon Hall Farm , by Mrs Fletcher

Date: 12th Oct 2017 @ 4:54pm

OUR BUS TRIP!, by Miss Mather

Date: 19th May 2017 @ 1:52pm

This term we have been reading and enjoying the story 'The Naughty Bus', so we took the children on a trip to a bus depot. Reception got the chance to have a journey on the bus, go through a bus wash and learn about safety on buses. The children had a fantastic day....... here are some pictures!

Jack and the beanstalk puppet show. , by Miss Harvey

Date: 21st Mar 2017 @ 8:34am

Last week in Reception, the children had a visit from Touchstones. They were able to learn all about plants and watch a Jack and the beanstalk puppet show. The children really enjoyed their workshop and were able to make their own flowers. 

Teddy bear's picnic, by Miss Marney

Date: 13th Mar 2017 @ 3:20pm

On Friday, Reception had a Teddy bear's picnic. All the children brought in their own teddy from home and we all sat and had a picnic. We had crisp, biscuits, juice and cakes. The cakes were made by the children in baking. They were yummy!! The children and their teddies had a great time. 

Book week in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 8th Mar 2017 @ 12:21pm

Book week in Reception started with a secret visit from Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Goldilocks came into the classroom and ate all the porridge and broke a chair. The bears came the next day to look for Goldilocks and they too ate some porridge and also a jam sandwich. The children wrote letters to Goldilocks and the Three bears and even made wanted posters for if Goldilocks ever came back. The reward was £20!!!! Unfortunately the Reception children haven't seen her since, but they have found clues such as a lock of her golden hair and some porridge outside....

The week finished with World Book day where the children came into school dressed as their favourite book character. We all had a fun day!

Visit to Church, by Miss Marney

Date: 14th Feb 2017 @ 11:38am

Last week Reception and Nursery walked to Church for a celebration of our half term topic 'Courage'. The children listened to the Bible story of 'Daniel and the Lion'. They also took some prayers to go onto the prayer tree about how we can be brave. The children ended their visit to Church with their favourite song, 'Our God is a great big God.' Thank you to Vicar Stephen. 

Superheroes in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 6th Feb 2017 @ 3:00pm

On Friday we had Superheroes take over in Reception!!! Batman, Spiderman, Supergirl and even the Hulk arrived plus lots more. The children had lots of fun playing the character of a superhero. We looked at super villians too and what super powers we could use to defeat them. We also wrote superhero ID cards and danced to some superhero theme songs. It was a fun superhero day!

Making star biscuits, by Miss Marney

Date: 26th Jan 2017 @ 9:56am

In Literacy, Reception have been learning about instructions and how to follow them. The children read instructions together on how to make star biscuits for our Space topic. They really enjoyed making them into star shapes and they even had a sweet in the middle. They tasted delicious!!

Space, by Miss Marney

Date: 16th Jan 2017 @ 3:18pm

In Reception this half term we have been learning about the topic Space. We have a role play 'Space rocket' where we have been dressing up as aliens and astronauts. We have been painting pictures of aliens, making masks and also making rockets with the junk modelling materials. We also looked at a rocket launching into space, we learnt about the planets and watched the first man land on the moon. We then wrote invites to a space party, which will be happening soon. Reception have had lots of fun so far and there is still even more to come! 

Making repeating patterns in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 16th Jan 2017 @ 3:09pm

This week in Maths we have started to look at pattern making. The children used cubes to make repeating patterns with two or more colours. They worked with a partner too. Through the week we will be making repeating patterns with different objects. Even jelly beans!!

The ice cream shop in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 29th Nov 2016 @ 11:42am

Reception were learning about money in Maths. They had to recognise the coins 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p and 20p. If they could recognise the coin they were holding, then they could buy an ice cream from the Reception ice cream shop. The children had a choice of ice creams, toppings and sauces. This was a successful lesson as the children were all able to recognise the coin they had. They could then enjoy their ice cream. Yum yum!

Porridge tasting in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 17th Nov 2016 @ 10:43am

This week in Reception we have been reading the story of, 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears'. The children had some porridge to taste and they could choose their own topping. The toppings included jam, banana, golden syrup, raisins and chocolate sauce. The chocolate sauce was the most popular!! We talked about how the three bear's porridge was too hot, too cold and just right. The children were also developing their speaking and listening skills by saying what they thought of the porridge and listening to what others thought. Our porridge was just right. 


Date: 14th Nov 2016 @ 11:58am

On Friday 4th November Nursery and Reception had our own fireworks to celebrate Bonfire Night. Miss Crabtree and Miss Marney lit the fireworks and we all watched them.  afterwards we enjoyed a nice cup of hot chocolate to warm us up!

Bonfire celebrations in Reception, by Miss Marney

Date: 7th Nov 2016 @ 2:53pm

Last week we celebrated Bonfire night in Reception by having fireworks, making chocolate apples and drinking hot chocolate. The children had lots of fun watching the fireworks and saw all the different colours and heard the noises. We then went inside and ate the chocolate apples we had made and had some yummy hot chocolate. We had a great time!

Reception Gardening Club Fun, by Miss Crabtree

Date: 31st Oct 2016 @ 2:07pm

The children in gardening club had lots of fun carving pumpkins. The teachers cut the tops off and the children had to scoop the pumpkin seeds out using spoons.  We then cut faces in the pumpkins and put tea lights in them.  They looked really spooky.  

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