Art week- Clay leaves

This week has been Art week where the children have been creating clay leaves which they have designed, painted and varnished. The children also enjoyed some outside time, creating some Andy Goldsworthy inspired natural art and enjoying some sketching. Take a look at some of our fantastic clay leaves!  …

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Phonics

The year R children have done so well this year in learning their sounds. We have now learnt just over 45 sounds and some of these are trigraphs (3 letters working together to make one sound) and digraphs (2 letters working together to make one sound.) The children have been…

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New playground equipment delivered

Once the rain had disappeared this week the children got outside and enjoyed exploring our new clambering cubes and tepee. They have discovered the cubes and tepee make great hiding places, provide perfect challenge for jumping from, act as snuggly hideaways for sharing books and can be transformed through using…

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Keeping healthy

As well as looking at the story ‘The rainbow fish’ this week, we have been thinking about staying healthy and fit. The children have been staying healthy in this incredible heat by drinking plenty. They have been exercising their bodies in PE, at playtime and making up their own games.…

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