Fireflies update with a strawberry twist

It’s been such a busy week in Fireflies. On Wednesday’s cooking session we made strawberry twists and next week we will be making banana choc pops! The children enjoyed it when Keith came to visit Fireflies this week. They even taught him some table manners at snack time! (That’s Keith...

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Worm Charming and a U2 moment

It was the perfect week for worm charming and our Reception and Nursery children certainly enjoyed doing a dance in their wellies in the hope of bringing worms to the surface. Great fun was had by all.    We also had a U2 moment in Funky Friday when the band...

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Jaws n Claws

The children had a fantastic time this week meeting a range of animals from Pythons and Bearded Dragons to Tree Frogs and a Tenrec. A massive thank you to Phil from ‘Jaws n Claws’ for bringing in such wonderful animals and telling some great stories about them.        Thank you...

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An Egg-citing week in Year 1

We have had a very exciting week in Year 1! A creature laid a huge egg in the classrooms while we were at lunch on Monday. We wrote to the Natural History Museum and described the egg to see if they thought it might have been laid by a Dinosaur....

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A new year brings new opportunities

Happy New Year to you all. We hope you had a good Christmas and are ready to send your children back to us. A new year brings new opportunities and the week ahead already looks very exciting. New learning journeys are being started, new staff are joining us, Years 5...

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Advent Gift – 24th December

It’s Christmas Eve and time for the final Advent gift. We’d like to take this opportunity to wish you a Merry Christmas and we hope that the midwinter and Christmas magic will reach you all. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrQRS40OKNE You might also like to check out the NORAD Santa Tracker later today where...

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Advent Gift – 23rd December

It was Christmas Eve in 1818 and a band of actors and singers had arrived at Oberndorf, a village near Salzburg where they were to re-enact the story of Christ’s birth in the small Church of St. Nicholas. Unfortunately, mice had eaten through parts of the church organ and the organ...

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Advent Gift – 22nd December

As we enter midwinter we thought you might like a little giggle so here are three jibjabs for you………we just hope the website can handle them! Be patient if they don’t load straight away. https://www.jibjab.com/view/make/twinkle_all_the_way/a17eb83b-0049-4f96-8f85-aaea4e354fa9 https://www.jibjab.com/view/make/feliz_navidad/8209d767-492e-4087-86ad-eab9ad5fdda2 https://www.jibjab.com/view/make/sled_race/0ef2dd63-8206-47c9-be7b-d22a72855424 Several of you have asked if the other Advent gifts are still available....

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