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Making art with nature

Today our Reception/ Year 1 class have been making art with nature.  We looked at some examples of patterns made using natural materials and then had a go at making our own.  We worked in groups to design our own art using repeating patterns or symmetry.
Posted On 02 Jul 2018

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

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

Rec/Y1 Thank you!

A big thank you for the donations of new dolls and prams along with some hospital role play equipment.
Posted On 16 May 2018
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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

Rec/Y1 Sunflowers

Rec/Y1 transformed the outdoor classroom into Van Gogh’s art studio and enjoyed painting, weaving and colouring his famous Sunflowers.
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Cluster Fun Run

Today Year 1 and Year 2 took part in the Easingwold Cluster ‘fun run’. Miss Balch, Mrs Bell and Miss Tubb accompanied the children, and even had a little run themselves! The children were extremely well behaved, cheered one another on and persevered even when they...
Posted On 25 Apr 2018

Mapping our village

This afternoon, class 1 went on a Geography jaunt around our village. The children were looking at human features, in the west of the village. They used a compass to work out where North, South, East and West were and really enjoyed using them.  The children had their photo taken...
Posted On 23 Apr 2018

Reception/Year 1 Summer Term 1 Homework

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Shared reading

Today reception and year 1 had the pleasure of sharing some books with the year 4 children. The children each chose a book and were paired with an older child who they shared the story with. Some took it in turns to read, others listened and talked about their stories together....
Posted On 19 Mar 2018

Marvellous Marble Run Fun

‘Build it Club’ had fun this lunch time creating their own marble run. They solved problems and adapted their models and all the children loved testing them out. Fantastic designs and engineering!
Posted On 15 Mar 2018

Rev. Steve on Lent

Today Rev. Steve came in to school to lead our collective worship. He talked about Lent and the reflective time that Christian’s observe and are actively involved in. He used Alfie to help him illustrate that sometimes we get ‘muddy’, he used this to represent...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018