Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Class 1 gets super-soaked!

As a bit of relief from the hot weather, class 1 had some fun with wet sponge balls this afternoon! The main aim was to get super soaked!    

Hi Ho, Hi Ho! It’s off to Forest School we go!!!…

With highs of 26 degrees expected this afternoon, the weather couldn't be any more different to what we have been experiencing over the last few weeks. And we welcome the sun with open arms. However, nothing stops us at Stepping Stones, come rain or shine. When the outdoor calls, out we must go. So last Wednesday, after enduring many a [...]

Newsletter 441… w/e28.6.19

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Hi Ho, Hi Ho! It’s off to Forest School we go!!!…

With highs of 26 degrees expected this afternoon, the weather couldn't be any more different to what we have been experiencing over the last few weeks. And we welcome the sun with open arms. However, nothing stops us at Stepping Stones, come rain or shine. When the outdoor calls, out we must go. So last Wednesday, after enduring many a [...]

Class 1 – Egg update!

It has just started to hatch! What could it be....? Some excited faces as we try and guess what might be inside. A turtle, a dragon, a unicorn....?!    

The Water Cycle experiment!

This afternoon we started learning about The Water Cycle. We read a story called 'Once Upon a Raindrop' - it explained all the different uses for water and why it is important. We then began to look at where water comes from. We learnt about how the sun heats the sea, causing evaporation. It then turns into condensation (clouds) and [...]

Beach Day & Year 2 Sleepover!

Class 1 and 2 had a great day at the beach on Thursday! We had a long walk from the school to Putsborough beach. First, we made sandcastles and had a kick around with the football. Before we had our lunch we went to explore the rock pools. We found; crabs, jellyfish and coral! After lunch, we had our sandcastle [...]

Old Fossils…

We had great fun this morning, finding out about old fossils. (Respectful comments only please!) Mold fossils - where something has landed and sediment has shaped around it, like the playdough on Mr Thomas's nose (!) and the Lego brick under the plaster. Cast fossils - the infill, once the animal is gone. Trace fossils - showing where plant life [...]

what’s on w/e 21.06.19

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Year 2 sleepover!

We've had our BBQ, played some games, took part in Year 2's Got Talent and had a wonderful teddy bear competition. We've had our story and now tucked up, trying to sleep... See you in the morning!