Red EYFS 2014-15

Red Class Assembly

Totally in awe of all the children for a magnificent performance of their class assembly. Red Class, you should be incredibly proud of yourselves, you are all St Mary’s stars! Wow!

Come Fly With Me!

On the last week of term we had a fantastic trip to Manchester Airport Runway Park to consolidate our learning about ‘Holidays’ and ‘Children Around the World’. We got to go on real aeroplanes, learnt about the different jobs in airports, saw Concorde and the Emirates plane and even had a Birthday girl in our group! Take a look at our photos from our
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Music Celebration Assembly

This afternoon, we celebrated the exceptional musical talents of St Mary’s choir and guitar club. The assembly began with the guitar club playing three fantastic pieces, including one with three-way harmony. Then, the choir treated us to three songs. St Mary’s audience of pupils and parents even joined in with their interactive performance. Well done to everybody who took part, especially those who performed solos and duets. Thank you to our
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Caryl Hart visits St Mary’s

At the end of the half term we were very lucky to have the author Caryl Hart visit us at St Mary’s. She has become a real friend to us now and we were very excited to hear about her new work and share some of her new books. We all got the opportunity to work with her in our classrooms and she was
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Red Class visit the Town Hall Ballroom

  Red Class travelled by coach to Stockport Town Hall Ballroom. When they were there, they sang well known nursery rhymes and performed their own version of ‘Here we go Round the Mulberry Bush.’ They were very confident in front of  seven other schools and Mrs Henderson-Wild said ‘…it was lovely to have the Town Hall, at the heart of Stockport, filled with young voices singing…’  WELL
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St Mary’s Chicks week 1

It has been a long week for our chicks. Since arriving as little eggs, they have hatched and grown into curious, adventurous chicks. As soon as the the chick has hatched and dried out in the incubator they are moved into the box where they can drink, feed and scratch. They have grown so much in 4 days and most are beginning to loose
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Partial Solar Eclipse 2015

At 9:30am on Friday 20th March 2015 the skies went dark and the birds stopped singing… we were experiencing a 90% solar eclipse. The last eclipse was in 1999 and the next total eclipse is not until 2090, this was an experience we were not going to miss! We had our pinhole paper ready and even the intermittent cloud could not dampen our excitement.

A Visit from the Reddish PCSOs

We has a very exciting time when the Reddish PCSOs visited us. They told us all about their busy job, we looked at their Walkie Talkies, torches and uniform. We even went to look into inside the police van and we listened to their very loud siren.

World Book Day

Big Book Off Challenge Next week we are looking forward to celebrating ‘reading for pleasure’ as it is World Book Day. All week we will be participating in the Big Book Off Challenge culminating on Thursday 5th March, when we will be using books to explore, create, discover, share, experience and imagine. Open the file to see some of the reading challenges we will be undertaking and look back here
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GonG Xi Fa Cai

Chinese New Year will be celebrated at half term. At St Mary’s we have joined in the celebrations by learning about some of the traditions associated with the New Year. Red, Orange and Yellow classes joined together in a Chinese New Year workshop on the last afternoon before half term. We found out about the Year of the Ram, made a Chinese dragon and
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