On Monday and Tuesday, Reception performed their Nativity to families and friends. The performance was a great success and included lots of acting and singing. All the children were very enthusiastic and confident throughout the performance. We even had some brave soloists who sang so well. Thank you to all the staff who made this… Continue reading EYFS Pop up Nativity 2017
Year 1 were excited to meet a special visitor this afternoon! “Mary Anning” came to tell us all about her life as a fossil collector in Lyme Regis – the children had to listen very carefully to her Dorset accent! The children really enjoyed looking carefully at real fossils from ichthyosaurs 190 million years ago… Continue reading Fossil fun in Year 1!
Yesterday we visited the local Post Office in Lymington. We were so excited to post our Elmer party invitations to David McKee (the author of Elmer). When we got to the Post Office, all the children were welcomed by staff and we sat in front of the Post Office desk to see what interesting things happen. We saw lots of… Continue reading EYFS visit to the Post Office
Year 1 have a fantastic trip to Marwell Zoo to start their topic “Roar!”. The children had a great time looking at a variety of different animals, from the tiny poison dart frogs in the tropical house to the enormous rhinos in the savannah. They then went to the education centre to learn about different… Continue reading ROAR!
We all worked together to create an acrostic firework poem today. Filling the sky with beautiful colour In the black, cold night Rising quickly up to the stars Exploding with a bang Waterfall of golden rain Orange, blue, twinkling pink Raining down sparkling tears Kaleidoscope of glitter Shimmering What do you think of our descriptive… Continue reading Our class firework poem
Today in year 2 we have had a musical morning. First of all we learnt an alien chant to a steady beat. We explored different timbres using our voices. We then created textures by layering our voices. After that we learnt a song about Michael Collins and added our own space and rocket sound effects… Continue reading Musical Morning in Year 2
Early on Wednesday the eleventh of October year 2 went to the Royal Albert Hall in London. It took over 3 hours to get there. We listened to 5 bands. There was a steel band who played the drums. They played ‘Under the Sea’ from the Little Mermaid and Mission Impossible. The next band sat on… Continue reading Royal Albert Hall Excitement