Music Week!

Music Week was a very noisy affair this year with Percussion being the key theme of the week. First, children were very thrilled to welcome Maria, who ran an exciting World Percussion workshop and taught children how to play Latin rhythms using djembe drums, claves and tambourims to make a Read more…

Key Stage 2 Games

This term we have been learning how to play volleyball. We have learnt the skills of serving, hitting and having rallies. We are split into three teams and each week we compete in a mini league. We are very excited to share some photographs of us playing!

Computing

Years 1 and 2 have been learning programming using the Bee Bot floor robots. Over the last couple of weeks they have been designing their own maps to navigate the robots around. Today we have been testing these maps out and writing down the commands.   

Pancake Day!

Reception class had a pancake-themed day of activities at school to mark Shrove Tuesday. During the course of the day they wrote sentences about their favourite pancakes, talked about how pancakes are made and then ‘bought’ the ingredients they would need by counting out the correct money. In guided play the children Read more…

Visit to the Hindu Mandir

On the 22nd February Year 1- 6 went to visit a local Hindu Mandir in Dunstable. We observed a welcoming service and had a talk about the basic beliefs and practices of Hinduism, which we have been studying this term in RE. They were most welcoming and the children enjoyed Read more…

A Reception Shopping Spree

There was great excitement in the Reception class today as we transformed the Home Corner into our very own shop. To tie in with our work on recognising coins and counting money,  the children thoroughly enjoyed their role-play, filling their shopping bags with goodies and paying for them at the till.