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Balanceability

The first 16 Ladybird and Bumblebee children have now completed their Balanceability  lessons after school. They have learnt all the skills to ride a balance bike and then to use those skills to ride a pedal bike. All the children were amazing and enjoyed the experience. Thank you to the fantastic Year 6 helpers who help Miss Burrows and the younger children with their…
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Book Week 2020

Teachers and TAs really embraced the start of World Book Week by dressing up as a character or prop from the book that their class is focusing on this week. Check out some of the costumes!


Review writing in Falcon Class

In Falcon class we have been writing reviews. We wrote about Camp Green Lake, which is featured in our class book Hole, as well as reviews on Millbrook Primary School.


Kung Hei Fat Choy!

Kung Hei Fat Choy!   Happy Chinese New Year! In Foundation Stage, we have been celebrating Chinese New Year this week. We have made Chinese lanterns, lucky red envelopes filled with Yuan, Chinese dragons, built Chinese houses and chopped vegetables to go into our Chinese stir fry which we ate with our chopsticks!). It’s been a fantastic week! (


Marvellous Monday!

Marvellous Monday was a huge success in Ladybirds and Bumblebees this week! Thank you to all of the parents, grandparents and carers who came in to share and talk about their child’s displays. It was such a positive start to a Monday morning and lovely to read out your ‘proud moments’ about your children! We will continue to open our doors slightly earlier on…
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Alexander Graham Bell visits KS1!

Key Stage One enjoyed a special visit from Alexander Graham Bell as their WOW starter! They had prepared questions to ask him and he was able to give them lots of information about his life. They then used this information to write fact files.


KS1 – Library visit

KS1 enjoyed their recent trip to West Swindon library. The librarian told the children all about the huge variety of books on offer and they then had the chance to share a book with their friends – which they thoroughly enjoyed. The trip was then rounded off perfectly with a lovely story read to them by the librarian. They were also able to take…
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Term 1 fun in Year 1 – Fables and Materials

Seahorses and Turtles had a great first term learning all about fables and materials. We had a visit from a tortoise, investigated which material would make the strongest house, did lots of practical Maths, completed a range of exciting challenges and even visited the local Library. We can’t wait to see what term 2 brings!


Loose parts and more in FS2!

We have been using loose parts to create our own fantasy worlds. We have been carefully learning to use tools to hammer and screw into wood. We have been planting, harvesting, preparing and eating our own vegetables.


Science in Year 1

In Year 1 we are learning about plants and our five senses in Science. We explored different fruits, herbs and plants including lemons, basil and garlic and used our senses to describe them. We even had a go at tasting some of them!