Pre-Prep News

EXCELLENT WORK IN DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY BY YEAR 2

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Year 2 have been learning about eating a healthy diet. As part of this they completed a Design and Technology project which involved them designing, making and evaluating a range of dips (guacamole, cheese, hummus and salsa) and dippers (pepper, cucumber, pitta bread, carrot sticks and tortilla crisps). They worked to their partner’s specification and followed the recipes very

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PIZZA TOPPINGS PLAYED A PART IN YEAR 1 MATHS

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children in Year One have been finding out about fractions.  They have enjoyed some fun practical activities looking at pizza toppings!

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GARDEN EXPLORATION FOR YEAR 1 IN SCIENCE

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Year One had fun in the garden identifying things that were alive, had once been alive and things that had never been alive.  This formed part of their unit of work looking at the 5 senses.

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YEAR 1 AND LEARNING ABOUT THE SENSES

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children in Year One have been learning about sight as part of our topic on senses.  They experimented with putting pennies in a jar whilst blindfolded and being given instructions by their partner.

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RECEPTION HAVE BEEN LEARNING ABOUT NUMBER BONDS

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children in Reception have been learning number bonds to 10. They have enjoyed practical activities, such as skittles and making towers of cubes to reinforce the number pairs.

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YEAR 2 AND THEIR NEW DISCOVERIES

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Year 2 have been investigating pictures related to our topic of Florence Nightingale. They looked really carefully at each picture and wrote questions about what they could see or what interested them.  They have been working so hard this week with the help of our curious crab and have loved discovering new information for

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YEAR 1 AND THEIR INVESTIGATION OF 3D SHAPES

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children in Year 1 have been exploring the properties of 3D shapes.  They found objects from around the classroom and sorted them according to these properties.  We then played a game of snap to help learn their names.

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RECEPTION HAVE BEEN FLYING AROUND THE WORLD

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The Magic Carpet has come to visit the Reception classes. This term the children will be flying to many different continents on the carpet and learning about countries around the world.

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YEAR 1 HAVE BEEN BUSY PAINTING, LEARNING AND EXPLORING

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

NATURE’S DELIGHTS

In Year 1 the children have enjoyed painting their pieces of art work for the competition ‘Nature’s Delights’. They have used watercolours and acrylics.

GREAT BRITAIN

The children in Year One have been learning about Great Britain. They have labelled the countries and seas carefully on a map and have used resources in the classroom to compare Great Britain to other countries around the

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PLANTING SAPLINGS FOR THE WOODLAND TRUST

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Prep News

As a school we are always mindful of the beautiful outside space that we have and, thanks to a fantastic scheme run by the Woodland Trust, we have received a selection of young trees to plant to further enhance our outdoor space. These trees will provide additional hedging, habitats for wildlife and

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