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Kindergarten Class Caterpillars Have Arrived!

The children in Kindergarten are finding out about the different minibeasts.  They have enjoyed lots of activities and learning, including the arrival of some caterpillars which they are observing every day. When they are ready, which could be two to three weeks, they plan to take the butterflies on one…

Year 4 Visit Colchester Castle

On Tuesday 17th May, Year 4 embarked on their journey to Colchester to visit the infamous Castle. During their day at Colchester Castle, the children had the opportunity to explore the museum, investigating and observing a variety of artefacts including ancient vases, coins, and kitchenware. The children were tasked with…

Reception Create Their Own Stamps

Reception loved their time in the Art room with Ms Parrott and Ms Georgie. We tried a new method of creating Art work. We painted over the top of a picture of the Queen onto a special sheet which we then put through the machine to create a print. After…

Junior Humanities Week 2022

The theme for our Junior Humanities Week this year was “Sustainability”. The aim was to emphasise how every small change or action towards combatting Climate Change makes a difference to our planet and its future survival. During the week, the children in the Juniors learned more about Sustainability in general…

Exploring Shapes in Reception

Reception has loved exploring shapes. They have explored what new shapes they can make when they cut them in half as well as joining lots of shapes together. They created a big triangle using lots of different small triangles and also made a long rectangle using lots of squares. The…

How Can You Tell What A Dinosaur Had For Dinner?

Carrying on with their Dinosaur topic, Reception have been learning about carnivores and herbivores. The children learnt that paleontologists can tell what the dinosaurs ate by looking at their fossilized poo and decided to make their own. After mixing all of the ingredients together the children used their hands to…

Twilight Music Concert Tuesday 11 May

On 11th May we held our first Twilight concert in the music room.  These concerts are a chance to give all our students the opportunity to perform in a relaxed, informal, and supportive way.   Tuesday’s concert was fantastic, it was wonderful to hear what our pupils have been practising…

Early Years Giant Union Jack Art

Early years worked together to create a giant Union Jack flag and the number 70 in the playground to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. They found different objects which were red, white, and blue to fill in the flag and then used 70 mirrors to make up the 70. Finally…

UnBEElievable Art From Year 2

For Humanities Week, Year 2 have been learning about the importance of bees. They went on a forest walk to spot them in their natural habitat and even made their own bee pictures using natural materials!