Monthly Archives: November 2017

Toys and Tins appeal receives an overwhelming amount of support!

We are overwhelmed by the fantastic support you have given us so far to our Toys and Tins Appeal! Just a reminder that we are continuing to collect donations for the duration of this week. We are very lucky to have Major Katrina Lomax from the Salvation Army joining us on Monday for a special... Read more…

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Toys and Tins donations pile in!

A huge thank you to all the children and their families who have already donated to our Toys and Tins appeal. We have received a fantastic amount of donations so far! Just a reminder that we are accepting donations for the whole of this... Read more…

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Nursery have a cinema experience!

The Nursery children have been building cinemas a lot in their free play so Mrs Freel decided to give them a cinema experience! Firstly hey designed their own tickets during free flow time. Next they were given some coins and had to use them to buy their tickets and drink and snack. They had to... Read more…

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Year 1 Anti-bullying week workshop!

Last week, Year 1 pupils joined their parents at a very special workshop as part of our Anti- bullying week celebrations. They completed craft activities based around the book 'The Rainbow Fish', including decorating play-dough fish and turning a paper plate into a fish. They used celery to... Read more…

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Painting Enrichment Group produce a masterpiece!

Recently, Mrs Jackson's  Year 1/2 Painting Enrichment club have been very busy creating their own unique masterpiece. They worked on this painting over the last two weeks designing it and painting the background one week then putting in the smaller details last week. The children listened to... Read more…

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Children in Need!

A huge thank you to parents and carers for supporting our Children in Need fundraising! The children are currently very busy completing a range of Pudsey themed activities. We will let you know the grand total that we raised later... Read more…

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Story Cafe for Anti-bullying week is a colourful occasion!

This morning, Year 2 parents and carers were invited into school to attend a Story Cafe alongside their children. Mrs Porter and Mrs Humphrey read the story of 'The Rainbow Fish' which promotes positive messages of sharing and kindness. The adults and children then worked together to complete a... Read more…

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Nursery pupils become astronauts!

Nursery children have been very busy making space helmets at stay and play. They then used their imagination to fly into space. They saw shooting stars, meteors, planets, the moon and even aliens! Well done Nursery. Your adventure sounds out of this... Read more…

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Children in Need fundraising- Friday 17th November

As you may already know, Friday 17th November is the official day of fundraising for BBC Children in Need Appeal. Ormiston Herman Academy is excited to be joining with many others around the UK to participate in the fundraising programme. The theme this year is the ‘Big Spotacular’ and we... Read more…

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Year 1 take their learning outdoors!

Year 1 children took their learning outside today. They went into the outside gazebo and shared a Percy the Park Keeper story that was set in the woods. They then went for a walk in the Gruffalo woods and talked to a partner about what they could see, hear and smell. Lastly they did some pictures... Read more…

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Giant Moth Visits the Academy!

Its not every day that a giant moth comes to visit children at the academy! Today, Emily brought in an Attacus atlas moth that she has to show everyone in the academy. Her Granddad wrote in to explain that the moth does not need feeding and has a lifespan of around another week. In the bottom... Read more…

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