Merry Christmas Reception!

Well done to all the children in Reception. They have continued to be busy and had a lots to do in the final week of term. The children enjoyed taking part in ‘Santa’s Grotto’ as their role play this week. They got turns to be Santa, Mrs Claus, helpful elves and visitors. The classes got … Read more

Lots going on in Reception

The children continue to work hard and play hard in Oak and Ash. Here are a few things they have been busy doing. The children learnt all about Christingle and got to make their own. The classes loved listening to and watching Stickman. They did lots of activities about him, including other uses for him, … Read more

Hard at work in Reception

The children have finished filming their ‘Christmas Story’ and they have done an amazing job. Keep a look out for it’s upcoming release date! The children painted their divas this week ready to take home. The children are learning exercises and techniques to help them feel safe, calm, focussed and ready to learn.

Poppies, Divas and Pudsey!

This week in Ash Class we have been learning about Diwali. The children watched videos of families celebrating Diwali and listened to the story of Rama and Sita. They then made clay divas and coloured in Rangoli patterns. The class learnt about the significance of Remembrance Day and took part in the two minute silence … Read more

Alma Thomas art work

Oak and Ash class have been learning about the work of African American artist, Alma Thomas, as part of Black History month. They enjoyed creating their own pieces of art in her style.

Busy days in Ash Class

This week we have been busy creating our own Van Gogh Cornfields by using oil pastel. We do our ‘Funky Fingers’ activities every morning to help build up strong hands. We have been learning about our senses and we used our sense of touch to sort out a range of objects according to how they … Read more

Ash Class apple tasting

Ash class enjoyed finding out about apples using their senses. They looked at the colour and investigated their smell, taste and texture. They came to the conclusion that they LOVED APPLES!