We really enjoy our music sessions with Mrs Farey on Tuesday afternoons. This term we are exploring Indian music. Here is a photo of us enjoying our session yesterday. Advertisements
Welcome to Term 3! We hope that you all had a lovely Christmas break. Already this term we have begun our new topic of India, where this week we thought about what we already know about India and what we would like to find out over the next few weeks. Woodpecker children have already brought … More Welcome to Term 3!
Dear parents and carers, Yesterday, in my first Monday Assembly of the term, I celebrated each and every one of our pupils who conquered the Christmas Reading Challenge. All those who took part have had their names put into my End-of-Term-Prize-Draw-Hat 3 times! This means all the pupils who took part are well on their … More Christmas Reading Challenge update
It may be the last three days before the Christmas Holidays, but there is plenty of learning taking place in Woodpecker Class! Last week we were learning about shape, naming 2D and 3D shapes, describing their properties and using 2D and 3D shapes to create pictures and sculptures. This week we have been using these … More Festive Shape Game
Congratulations goes to Cora for winning the KS1 Reading Star for Term 2. Well done Cora. It is excellent to see so many children reading regularly at home, as well as at school and the reading star award, along with the reading ladder display, is a lovely way to celebrate this.
Today has been a very exciting day in Woodpecker Class. Thomas Farrinor, the King’s baker, came to visit us to tell us about his experience of the Great Fire of London. Then Samuel Pepys popped by and we learnt about his diary. He taught us a poem about the events of the fire and we … More Great Fire of London Day
Forest Schools have been a great success and real highlight of Woodpeckers term so far. This week in Forest School the focus was on fire. Woodpeckers learnt about how fire can be a fantastic resource, for example for cooking food, as a light source and for keeping warm. They also learnt about the dangers of … More Forest School