Forest School –Term 5 Week 3

A full range of seasonal weather was thrown at us this week. With Monday being extremely windy and wet, we were unable to use Mallydam Woods so stayed in The Cabin. Using the time constructively to plant some seeds and made paracord bracelets; a tricky task involving lots of knots...

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We speak football……..

Hunter S Thompson said that football fans speak a universal language that cuts across many cultures and many personality types. You are never alone if you can speak football. At Ore Village Primary Academy we think everyone is able to speak football. It was lovely seeing so many children wearing...

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Forest School –Term 5 Week 2

The trees are now a lot greener and this week at Forest School I was joined by some hideous beings – oh and we met some trolls as well! The trolls at the country park are not very good at seeing but they have excellent listening skills so we played...

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A Sense Of Pride

When U2 sang about ‘Pride’ in 1984 they spoke about a sense of self respect, belonging and something that was worth fighting for. This week three people have spoken about a sense of pride whilst referring to Ore Village Primary School. The first was Mr Sayers who said how proud...

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Forest School –Term 5 Week 1

Not sure what happened to Spring, but it appears that Summer has arrived slightly early for Perseverance, Motivation, Progress and Visionary classes’ Forest School sessions. For our first week we visited the Quarry site at Hastings Country Park. After exploring the caves (“it’s like Minecraft but in real life” had...

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Sun Safety

Hope you are all enjoying the lovely weather. To ensure your child is sun safe – please can we remind parents to: Apply sun cream before your child comes to school (members of staff are not allowed to apply sun cream) Make sure your child has a hat or cap to...

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And there’s more……………

Following on from yesterday’s blog, we thought we would share further works that have happened over the Easter break. Our Nursery now has a more open space having had the fence removed (please can we ask that parents and children do not use this area in the mornings or at...

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Making The Right Choice

At this time of year birds are selecting their preferred place to build their nests and bring up their young. Birds like Wrens will even build several nests in different locations before making the final choice. Will they choose a new nesting box, an old roosting site, a hedgerow, somewhere...

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