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Typing for Writing

Reception have been very excited about the Treasure Chest the pirates have left us to look after. We have kept in touch with the pirates via Twitter! It has captured their imagination and made them all very excited to write! 

 

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Posted on 27 April 2017

Category: Reception

Bye Bye Butterflies

Over the past few days we have observed the butterflies emerge from their chrysalises, watched them dry their wings and feed on oranges and enjoyed watching them flutter around in their net. Today we had to set them free! We gathered on the grass and opened the netting, letting them fly away. Some…

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Posted on 31 March 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage , observation

chrysalis watch

The very hungry caterpillars have spent the last few days feeding and over the weekend they transformed! We were very careful and moved them out of their tubs and clipped them inside their new net home, ready for when they emerge from their chrysalises......

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Posted on 20 March 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage , science , Foundation Stage

Caterpillar Watch

As part of our topic on Minibeasts, we have got our own butterfly pavillion. They were sent to us as larva and we are observing them grow into caterpillars. The image at the top shows our caterpillars on Friday 10th March, and the image at the bottom shows them just four days later, on Tuesday…

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Posted on 14 March 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: early years foundation stage , science , Foundation Stage

World Book Day!

Year 3T have loved reading our favourite books and dressing up as our favourite book characters to celebrate World Book Day!

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Posted on 2 March 2017

Category: Year 3

Meet the Minibeasts!

This half term our new topic is Minibeasts. To help us learn about these fantastic creatures, we have some new members of the class! Turbo the African Land Snail lives in the tank on the left, and seven wiggly worms live in the wormery on the right. Make sure you come and say 'hello!' to our new…

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Posted on 23 February 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage

Discovering Tutankhamun's Tomb!

This afternoon, we were trasnported back in time, almost 100 years ago, to the day Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun! We had the chance to venture into the different sections of King Tut's tomb using torches (as it was very dark inside) to observe the images and…

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Posted on 21 February 2017

Category: Year 3

Year 3T's Array City

In maths, we have been learning about multiplication and divison. We started making arrays with different objects and sweets and once we were secure, we designed and made our own array city! We decided to put it on display in the corridor and it's been a real hit - everyone is using it to help…

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Posted on 30 January 2017

Category: Year 3

Celebrating Chinese New Year

  

        

 

 

We have been celebrating Chinese New Year this week in 4W.

We started by learning about the country China and then performed the zodiac animal story. We even wrote diary entries for some of the characters. Using the Ipads, we researched the typical personalities…

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Posted on 27 January 2017

Category: Year 4

Chinese New Year Celebrations!

Today we explored how people celebrate Chinese New Year. We watched a 'dragon dance' in the hall and listened to 5M's brilliant assembly which told us lots of information about China. We came back to our classroom and tried some Chinese food; Sweet and sour noodles, seweed, prawn crackers and…

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Posted on 27 January 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage

Science in Nursery - Colour

Today, we have conducted a science experiment. We talked about what we thought might happen to the sweets once we added water to them. Some children thought they would break, some children said they would float and another child said they might even change colour. We arranged the sweets into…

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Posted on 24 January 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage , skittles , science , predict

Welcome Back to Nursery Party!

This half term we will be looking at celebrations in our R.E. sessions. Today we talked about what we celebrate and how. We talked about Christmas, Birthdays, Weddings and Easter and the different things we do on these occaisions to celebrate. We celebrated coming back to school after the…

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Posted on 13 January 2017

Category: Nursery

Tags: Nursery , early years foundation stage , happy , dancing