Red EYFS 2021-22

Infant Nativity 2021

Well done to our FABULOUS Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 classes for a brilliant Nativity. It was a huge success, the children worked so hard and the staff and their parents are so proud of them all! Check out the cast photos below:

Forest School 11/11/21

This week in Red Class we have been learning all about Bonfire Night. We discussed the story of the gunpowder plot and why people in England still celebrate the 5th of November every year. In forest school the children decided to make their own bonfire. They worked together to search for a variety of sticks and branches and collected these to make a big
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Forest School 4/11/21

This week we have been learning all about magic and how this is celebrated around the world. The children have had lots of fun creating their own potions and reading lots of magic books in the classroom. The children enjoyed taking this into our Forest activities by creating their own magic wands and broomsticks!

Harvest party 2021

To finish our Harvest celebrations and story of The Little Red Hen. The children in Red Class had a Harvest party on their last day of half term. The children were asked to bake something at home that was made from flour so they could understand how important it is that wheat is grown in our country every year. The children brought in lots
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Red Class Funky Fingers afternoon

The children enjoyed having parents come into school to join them in Red Class for our funky fingers afternoon. We talked about the importance of fine motor skills and how these skills help us to hold a pencil and to write our letters in Reception. The children had lots of fine motor activities to complete in the afternoon and we hope that it gave
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Making soup

This week we have been learning about Harvest and how we celebrate and are thankful for the food that grows every year. The children worked with Mrs Probert and Mrs Bradley to harvest the vegetables that were in our vegetable patch and then to clean and chop these to make our own vegetable soup. We talked about the importance of trying new foods and
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Making Bread

This week we were learning about the story of The Little Red Hen. We looked at how The Little Red Hen looked after the wheat and then turned this into flour to make her own delicious loaf of bread. The children worked with Mrs Bradley to make their own bread roll. They listened carefully on how to mix, knead and shape the dough to
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Harvest Festival 2021

KS1 enjoyed showing our rainbow harvest festival to all our visitors on Monday. The children sang songs about Harvest and wrote their own prayers to say thank you for the food that had been grown this year.

Forest School initials

This week in Forest School the children had a wonderful time learning the basics of weaving. The children were asked to find a variety of sticks which their teachers then tied together to make the initial of their name. The children then chose different coloured wool to carefully thread through and wrap around their initial. The children worked really hard on these and were
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Our visit from the Dentist

This week we had a very special visit from Anne who came to talk to all the children in Reception and Key Stage One about how to keep our teeth clean and healthy. Anne told us all about the foods that are good for our teeth and the foods we shouldn’t each too much of. Anne also showed us her friend Harold the horse
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