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Oh Happy Day!

This afternoon we enjoyed the ‘Service of Commissioning’ for Mrs Pye at All Hallows church. Rev. Steve led the service, with all in attendance, children, staff, governors and parents, playing a role in welcoming Mrs Pye. She was presented with a Bible from the...
Posted On 23 May 2018

Building dens for animals – STEM club

Today at STEM club we talked about what animals would need from a shelter.  Having thought about the needs of the animals such as warmth, safety and access to food, we went into our forest area to find an appropriate location for our animal den.  We used materials we could find...
Posted On 21 May 2018

Growing plants

As part of our science topic, over the next few weeks year 2/3 are going to grow and nurture their own plants! Today we discussed what our plants needed to help them grow, why we need plants and how we were going to make sure ours would survive. After writing some instructions on...
Posted On 21 May 2018

Our Kitchen Garden

After Mrs Pye and her team of helpers cleared and prepared the kitchen garden, Reception, Year 1 and Year 4 have been busy planting. The children worked in small groups to plant courgettes in pots, ready to transfer to the kitchen garden in a few weeks time. They also planted a...
Posted On 21 May 2018

When in Rome…

Salve! On Wednesday Class 2 had great fun preparing and enjoying a Roman Banquet for their special Roman guest. All of the children helped to serve one another and tried some foods which they hadn’t before, as well as enjoying some favourites. Following their research on...
Posted On 17 May 2018

Well done Year 6!

A big well done to the Year 6 children, who have all worked extremely hard during the SATS week. We have had morning breakfast together in the library, enjoying toast, croissants, juice and general chatter. The atmosphere was very relaxed – I think we shall all miss our...
Posted On 17 May 2018

Exploring 3D Shapes

This week the Year 5 and 6 have been exploring 3D shapes. We have been finding nets of a closed cube. There are officially 11 different combinations of ‘face’ arrangements. The children had to make sure that they didn’t double up – no reflections or rotations allowed! How many...
Posted On 17 May 2018

A sandwich by Royal Appointment

Today Class 1 have been gearing up for the Royal Wedding this coming weekend. They designed, made, ate and evaluated a sandwich fit to serve at the Royal Wedding. I think Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle would have been very impressed with their creations. I know Mrs Bell, Mrs...
Posted On 14 May 2018