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Class 3 visit Chapel Wood to find out about Britain’s woodlands

Class 3 picked a perfect day to visit Chapel Woods with the National Trust today - the sun even came out this afternoon! We were on a research mission to find out about the threats to Britain's woodland habitats, and the plants and animals that live there. Josh and the National Trust team showed us how how to work out [...]

Stepping Stones and the Jet Ski…

We cannot thank Phil from the RNLI enough for his exciting and insightful visit to Stepping Stones this morning. Not only did he take the time out of his day to visit us, he really did an excellent job of making it fun, interesting and engaging for the very young ages that he was presented with. Thinking ahead Phil sent [...]

What’s on w/e 22.03.19

Netball / Football Tournament

Well done to all the children who took part in yesterday's annual Netball/Football Tournament at Kingsacre.It was a great day, with lots of competition and some excellent behaviour! The 'netballers' played their first ever 5v5 game of netball - they lost two matches, drew one and won one. Well done girls! The two football teams both made it to their [...]

Measuring in class 1

This week we have started looking at different ways to measure length and height! We've done lots of different activities. We found out how tall our friends were using bricks; we put ourselves in order from shortest to longest and we used unifix cubes to measure different objects in the classroom! We even measured the giant didgeridoo - which was [...]

Stepping Stones Take Off…

A huge apology to the Stepping Stones parents and carers. You may witness some signs of Jet Lag this weekend and we fear it may be our fault. You see, we have covered a lot of miles this week. On Tuesday we got on a plane and flew to Africa for safari. This trip included an in flight snack, which [...]

Building bridges…and stories!

Last week in Stepping Stones we explored bridges and this led to a huge array of activities. We talked about bridges and their uses. We built bridges out of lego, duplo, blocks, junk modelling. We also explored the 'Billy goats Gruff' story. It was a great topic and the children built some fantastic structures and started some amazing conversations. During [...]

Class 4 at the Eden Project

Class 4 had a fantastic two days at the Eden Project.  We did some excellent workshops: 'Plant Explorers' and 'Sustainability Sussed' and had a great 'Night in the Biome' Experience. Nick, our Eden teacher, was brilliant - he knew so much about all the plants and made our time there really interesting. Hopefully your children have told you all about [...]

Class 3 Get Creative…

Class 3 had a great time in our Artmash Glass workshop with Lisa yesterday. We learnt how glass in fired and then spent the morning making rain forest leaves for our collaborative art piece. Then, in the afternoon, everyone designed and made their own glass panels based on our Henri Rousseau jungle work. It was something really different, [...]

Mr T we managed 2 Children High😃

Last Friday, Mr Thomas challenged class 4 to extend our work in maths to make a shape that has a volume of 2 children high (last week we only did 1 child high. Here it is Mr T ...a shape with a volume of 24 children cubed (2 children high, 3 children long and 4 children wide). cof