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Curriculum

In reception we do response planning on a weekly basis meaning our activities are based on the previous weeks assessment.

In Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 (Reception to Year 2) our reading scheme is the Oxford Reading Tree from Oxford University Press, supplemented with the “Floppy’s Phonics” scheme.


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Uploaded: November 9, 2018 at 14:58

Recent updates from Bumblebee class

  • Children in Need 2018

    This year for Children in Need we are having a Toy Bring and Buy sale on Friday 16th November from 3.15pm – 4pm. The School Council are organising the event and will be helping on the day. We would like donations of high quality toys and books and all items will be sold for £1. Please donate any toys or books in good condition and bring into school from Wednesday 14th. Please note – we won’t we dressing up on…
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  • Autumn in Bumblebees and Ladybirds

    This term in Ladybirds and Bumblebees we have been learning all about Autumn. We have decorated pumpkins, made some Autumn garlands and, after reading ‘Stick Man’ and ‘Not a Stick’, we made our own stick people and stick wands. We loved launching our conker rockets on welly walk to see which one would fly the furthest!

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  • House Cross Country – September 2018

    Congratulations to Air house – winners of the 2018 house cross country competition…
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  • Balanceability in Bumblebees & Ladybirds

    These excited children received their Balanceability certificates in assembly on Friday after completing their Balanceability lessons. On the last lesson of their course, their parents came into school to watch their children ride confidently around the sponsored assault course. Thank you to the proud parents for supporting Balanceability and raising over £250 for Miss Burrows to buy new pedal bikes for the children in Foundation Stage.

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  • Millbrook celebrates the Royal Wedding

    We had an amazing afternoon in the beautiful weather on Friday 18th May. The event started with a family picnic on the field, with the packed lunches served in Union Jack boxes. The children then entertained the audience by taking part in various events such as the Kings and Queens Parade, maypole dancing, country dancing, singing nursery rhymes and wedding songs, a wedding hat parade, morris dancing, by our very own Millbrook Maurice Men!, and a rousing finale of traditional…
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  • Pete The Dinosaur

    Bumblebees, Ladybirds and Caterpillars became paleontologists last term and learnt all about Dinosaurs! They found out so many facts, so if you need to know anything about the Jurassic or Mesozoic period, pop along to the  Foundation Stage classrooms and ask one of their experts! They made their own dinosaurs from junk and construction materials. They designed a brand new dinosaur , thinking about where it would live and whether it would be a carnivore or herbivore. They even took…
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