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News from April 2018

  • This week in R7

    29 April 2018

    R7 pupils have been using globes, maps and atlases in Geography lessons. They have been practising using the index and grid references to locate countries and capital cities.…

  • This week in R6

    29 April 2018

    In PE we have used our passing and catching skills to work as a team to improve our fielding. In Geography we have been learning about the features of hot and cold places. The children used the whiteboard to place the correct feature into the correct landscape.…

  • Nursery fun this week

    29 April 2018

    The Nursery children have been making carrot cake in cooking this week. It tasted delicious! We have been practising our counting skills and recognition of numbers during our ICT weekly lesson. Mr McGregor’s garden is looking beautiful and we all worked as a team to paint the vegetables and both Peter and Benjamin Bunny for our new frieze.…

  • Nursery visit to Pugh’s Garden centre 

    29 April 2018

    The Nursery children spent a very exciting morning at the garden centre this week as part of our new topic In my little garden. The children planted a bean and took it home to put in their garden to watch the beanstalk grow. They also enjoyed getting messy in the mud kitchen.…

  • Junior Disco

    26 April 2018

    The pupils of the Junior School enjoyed a fun packed evening dancing to all the current tunes and learning new moves. There was a wonderful array of disco clothing, including a fantastic pair of light up shoes! The children certainly seemed to enjoy the sweets, treats and teaching the teachers ‘the floss!’ A truly enjoyable time was had by all.…

  • R9 Trip to Cog Waterworks

    23 April 2018

    R9 spent the day learning about what Welsh Water do for us and how lucky we are to have a fresh water supply. In the afternoon we went on a long walk in search of water. After that we carried it back to our African village and carried out  all our daily chores like feeding the animals, watering the crops and washing clothes.…

  • Nursery News

    22 April 2018

    This term our new topic is  In My Little Garden. During this term, the children are going to be listening to stories by Beatrix Potter and will become familiar with all her magical characters. We are really enjoying learning about Peter Rabbit and all his adventures. This week we have made Mr McGregors garden and had great fun painting our feet to add to our display, we also had fun dressing up as Peter and Friends.…

  • The latest from R6

    22 April 2018

    R6 have been enjoying the sunshine at Forest School taking photos of flowers and picking daisies and forget-me-nots which we laminated for our windows. We took our painting lesson outside and produced wonderful pictures of flowers that we had planted in September.…

  • News from R7

    22 April 2018

    R7 pupils went to Forest School to gather items from the floor that weigh 1kg. They looked at the copper beech tree and discussed what is happening to it and why.…

  • Latest from R5

    22 April 2018

    R5 have been learning about hedgehogs, writing lots of facts. On Friday the children made their own clay hedgehogs which they are later going to paint. In PE the children have been working on their jumping and travelling skills. Using the mats and benches, the children put together a movement sequence.…