Exploring letters and words

Exploring letters and words

The children have been enjoying using their knowledge of sounds and letter formation to begin writing! We have been very impressed! Well...
Author Visit

Author Visit

KS1 had a wonderful afternoon with  the multi award – winning author, Tracey Corderoy. The children thoroughly enjoyed her story telling and all of the other interactive activities that she delivered. They really enjoyed finding out about the main characters in...
Making words in Reception.

Making words in Reception.

The children in Reception have been using their phonic knowledge to make words. We read them back to make sure we had used all the correct sounds to match the...
Nursery Celebrate World Nursery Rhyme Week

Nursery Celebrate World Nursery Rhyme Week

Nursery enjoyed reading and singing nursery rhymes and decided to make one of our favourites come alive.  We sang ‘Down in the Jungle’, following the actions as well as going on our adventurous hunt to find different jungle animals both inside and...
Using drama techniques in English – conscience alley

Using drama techniques in English – conscience alley

We have been working on balanced arguments this week and discussing the arguments for and against zoos. Every child had to present one side of the argument in ‘conscience alley’ to convince their teacher of their viewpoint. The children took this very...
Year 2 freeze frames as a stimulus for letter writing

Year 2 freeze frames as a stimulus for letter writing

Year 2 really enjoyed creating freeze frames linked to the fairy tale ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’. The freeze frames show how the bears felt when they returned home from their walk in the woods. Following this, the children wrote a letter of complaint to the...