In Forest School sessions the leaders always try to link the children’s  outdoor learning to their learning in class. This half term Reception Class have been learning about Africa, using their class book ‘Handa’s Hen’ as a hook into their topics. In Forest School last 
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This week in Reception Class we have continued our learning based around Handa’s Hen and Africa. We looked carefully at where Handa lives and the environment surrounding her and then compared it to our school grounds. We worked together to create two large displays to 
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All year groups are taking part in their own Sports Day. Everyone competed in standing long jump, bean bag throw, sprint, distance and relay events.   There was a great atmosphere, with fruit and stickers for everyone and medals for the top 3 finishers in 
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The start of the new half term took Reception Class to Africa. They spent some time researching the continent using books, photographs and the internet, including listening to (and dancing to) some African music. This then led us to our new book – Handa’s Hen, 
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This week in Reception Class we have continued to base our learning around the story of the Little Red Hen.   We have been learning to retell the story using actions and have been enjoying re-reading the book and joining in the repeated refrains.   
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We have been having lots of fun in Year Two this half term. Our ‘book as a hook’ has been Dougal’s Deep-Sea Diary by Simon Bartram’. We have acted in role, interviewing Dougal about his interesting find; used Kung-Fu punctuation to help us provide quotes 
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Our week began with some mysterious footprints being left in the classroom… we followed them through our outdoor classroom, through the hall and into the staffroom where we found a letter from The Little Red Hen. She explained that she was so tired after making 
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This week we have been continuing our learning based on the Very Hungry Caterpillar. We made fruit kebabs and then wrote instructions on how to make them. We are becoming fantastic independent writers, focusing on capital letters, full stops, finger spaces and using our phonics 
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This week we have based our learning around The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. In Maths we have been focusing on exploring which two numbers add together to make 10; this has included a number bond hunt around the classroom and using the ten 
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As the Easter season continued, Reception Class were very busy last week writing and illustrating the Easter story. They did a fantastic job and hung the pages of the book up on a washing line across the classroom so they could read it with their 
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