Our learning adventures

Acorns (FS1)


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Pipette Painting

Some children in Acorns participated in a pipette painting activity. This proved to be quite messy, but a fun way to explore colour mixing while developing fine motor...

Holly & Cherry (FS2)


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Look At How Our Sunflowers Have Grown!

Mrs Baldwin took our sunflowers home over the Easter holidays and looked after them by watering them and making sure they were in a warm place. Look at how they have grown! This week the children have put a stick in their plant pot to support their sunflowers so they...



Woodland Art

Lime and Rowan classes decided to  go and explore the  woodland area in the sunshine last Thursday. They also wanted to see what had changed in recent weeks. We all took a piece of paper and a crayon and did some  rubbings on the trees and other objects that were  in...


All Stars Cricket

On Wednesday 24th April, we were visited by All Stars Cricket who ran a taster session for Oak and some other classes in the school. The children enjoyed developing their cricket skills like throwing, catching and...


Easter Egg Hunt

As a final treat at the end of a busy term, Elm Class enjoyed sharing a French Breakfast with the rest of Lower KS2, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt at the end of the day.
We wish everyone a happy Easter and look forward to seeing you all refreshed and ready for a new term.


Easter Homework and Science investigations on Sound

This week in Science we have been learning about how sound travels. We made string telephones to see if the sound vibrations traveled along the string.

Here are some of the amazing Easter Holiday homework projects that we completed where we made a den for Roz the Robot.


Robot Habitats

Over their Easter holiday, Sycamore pupils enjoyed designing and building habitats for the star of their book, The Wild...



What a marvellous day out we had to Duxford Imperial War Museum on Tuesday. Everyone looked absolutely brilliant and there was so much to do.  We had a great time seeing all of the different hangars, completing the quiz and doing the documentary challenge.  Good work...


Talks, Trips and the Holy Spirit…

The end of the half-term is already upon us! What’s been going on this week: Production auditions: most of the UKS2 children auditioned for parts in this year’s play; many of them did very well, with some showing some excellent courage to stand up in front of everyone...


Play Rehearsals Have Started!

Our Year 5 and 6 rehearsals for Joseph are well and truly underway. All the children are busy learning their lines and all of the...


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