Archive | May, 2017

Gardening (and lizard) news

Picture: ‘Mr Beckingham’, yesterday Gardening Club had a very interesting start today. We were asked to ‘re-home’ a lizard. The story goes thus. Mr. Beckingham brought a lizard in a glass jar to unit 3. Children gathered like bees round a honeypot and asked where it had come from. He replied it was in his office, under his chair! more »

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

123 … stories 3 Today, Year 3 and 4 were lucky enough to have Su from the Hand to Mouth Puppet Theatre  perform 3 well known stories using shadow puppets and live music. “It was brilliant” “How did she do that?” “What’s a banjolele?” How many different ways did Su make shadows? Ask your children more »

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Needle Cases

Take a look at our finished needle cases. We think they’re lovely! Well done, girls. We’ve started cutting out the templates for the rag dolls that we’ll start making after half term. This is a more difficult project but I think the children are definitely ready for the challenge! Mrs Hazell and Miss Chetland

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Sculptors and Scientists

We are really enjoying science this half term. This afternoon, the children painted the clay models of wild animals that they made last week. Yesterday, we made the most of a fifteen-minute break in the otherwise constant rainfall to look at the many different types of tree that live in the school grounds. The children learned more »

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