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Wonderful World Verses

I understand the video of all the children reciting their verses on the 25th September doesn’t work for some of you.  Therefore, I am uploading them individually.  Hopefully, this time you will be able to hear their wonderful efforts. IMG_2467 IMG_2470 IMG_2472 IMG_2473 IMG_2475 IMG_2477 IMG_2478 IMG_2480 IMG_2481 IMG_2484 IMG_2490 IMG_2492 IMG_2493 IMG_2494 IMG_2495 IMG_2496 …

Foxes Harvest Assembly 2020

ONXU0199 Please click on the above link to watch our Harvest Assembly. Views: 21

Harvest Poems 16-10-20

We would like to thank you for the generous donations for Braintree Food Bank, you were all very kind.    The children have created some wonderful Harvest poems.  We hope you enjoy reading them.       Views: 21

Harvest News 15th October 2020

This year we decided to create our Harvest display based on the story of The Little Red Hen. The Little Otters have made headbands while the year 1 children cut out and assembled pictures of the Little Red Hen. We discussed whether or not the  animals should have helped her or not. They decided that …

Foxes PE Fun!

Foxes enjoyed an impromptu PE session today.  They made their own obstacle courses, developed their football and basketball skills as well as hula hooping and skipping.  They worked really well together in their groups and had lots of fun.   . Views: 20

Otter News 8th October 2020

Otter Class have had a busy time over the last week both indoors and in our outdoor classroom. Each morning the children enjoy reading a story together under our story tree; they talk about the story, practise reading and have the opportunity to share some similar experiences. One of the stories that they shared is …

Robin Class News 5.10.20

We have had a really busy couple of weeks in Robin Class. We have painted Autumn trees and written beautiful poems. We have also written our own stories about the Gingerbread man.  We are now listening to stories and writing about Percy the Park Keeper. We are still enjoying our little garden. We made bridges …

Freddy

We said goodbye to Freddy today and wished him good luck in his new school.  We know he is looking forward to being closer to home. The children all wrote a special message for him.  He enjoyed the lovely cakes from Arabella as well as  the popcorn and squash from us. Freddy will always be …

Foxes Names!!

The children really enjoyed designing their name plates during the month of September. As you can see a lot of thought and care went into their creations.   Views: 27

Free Book for Reception Year Children!

All children in Reception Year have received ‘The Runaway Pea’ free gift book today from the Book Trust charity. We hope the children enjoy reading it. Views: 18

Otter News 1st October 2020

Otter Class has continued to have a busy week continuing their learning through The Little Red Hen. They have been finding out about growing wheat and what flour is used for. The year 1s have labelled a diagram, created their own spider diagrams and been learning about sentence structure. At the same time they have …

Thank You to Mrs Cooper

Today we said goodbye to Mrs Cooper who is retiring after 15 years at the school. We are all extremely grateful for all the work Mrs Cooper has done for us, including teaching PE, supporting children and taking us to hundreds of competitions! The children made cards to say thank you and presented her with …

Foxes 25th September

Foxes are really excited to share with you their learning. Firstly, you will be able to hear their verses created in the style of ‘What a Wonderful World’. They had enjoyed watching the David Attenborough film clip and the great Louis Armstrong rendition. I’m sure you will agree their verses are indeed wonderful.  Please click …

Otter News 24th September 2020

This week the Otters have been enjoying the great outdoors and have been making homes for creatures. The children looked at different habitats before building their own – some were imaginative and some were to place around our outdoor classroom. The photos show some exciting ideas the children had. They decided that we needed a  …

Robin Class News 22.9.20

Welcome to Robin Class everyone! The children have settled really well into their new classroom and are enjoying being ‘grown up’ Year 2’s. We have been having fun in our little garden. Mrs Kemp has been working hard to create special learning areas for us so that we can take our ideas outside. In the …

Fox News 18th September 2020

Welcome to our first update of the school year. The children are settling into Fox Class life very well.  They are getting used to the routines and rigour required to be a Funky Fox! They are very aware of how to stay safe and keep others safe and have produced some great posters to help …

Otter News 14th September 2020

Welcome back Otter Class. It has been  fabulous to welcome all of our Year 1 Otters back to our classroom, and an absolute pleasure to welcome our new ‘Little Otters’ to their very first taste of school life. The new Little Otters have settled in really well which has been thanks  to Mrs McCallum our …

20.7.20

Hello Everyone! Happy Summer Holidays!! Well, we have finally made it to the end of term. What a year it has been! I am so proud of all of you and the way that you have coped with lots of difficult and worrying things. Hopefully we can now look forward to September when we will …

Summer Holiday Activities

The summer break has finally arrived. We have all made it to the end of term. Now that the restrictions imposed by lock-down are easing it is going to be wonderful to be out and about whilst becoming familiar with the new normal. You have all done an incredible job and now is the time …

17.7.20

Hello Everyone! Happy Friday! I hope that you are all ok and have been keeping busy. Here are some activities to keep you busy this weekend. Spelling This week we are looking at those tricky common exception words! Year 2 Term 3A Week 6 Presentation Word Search common exception words Art Have a go at …