Celebrating Great Women

This half-term sees Year 2 explore the achievements of some great women in recent history. This week, we read some of Judith Kerr’s most celebrated series involving ‘Mog’, the cat. We couldn’t decide which our favourite was and so we learnt how to write a book review to help us decide. The theme of female authors continued, and after being … Read More

Happy New Year in Early Years!!

Hello to everyone and welcome back to school after our lovely winter break. It has been so nice hearing children’s stories from time spent with family. In Nursery we have begun a new topic, Dinosaurs! We are very excited about it. We have made play-dough bones that we now look for in the sand tray, and we are making papier-mâché … Read More

Taking science outdoors

In Science this term, Year 5 have been learning all about ‘Properties and Changes of Materials’. We have been able to get really hands-on and explore different materials, learning lots of great new vocabulary with which to describe them and we can now confidently and accurately compare and group them too. We have undertaken a range of investigations, including testing … Read More

Learning in EYFS

It has been a very busy time for us in EYFS during the 2nd half of the autumn term. In Nursery we have been noticing and talking about the change in the weather and the plants around us. We have also been enjoying our weekly Spanish lesson with Senõr Aguia. We have been learning to say ‘Hello’ and ‘Goodbye’ as … Read More