Monthly Archives: September 2019

Little Learners Macmillan Coffee Morning and Afternoon

Today in Little Learners Nursery we had a  stay and play session and a coffee morning/afternoon to raise money for the Macmillan Cancer Research Charity. We sold biscuits, cakes and held a small raffle. The morning session raised £25 and the afternoon session raised £31.30 for Macmillan... Read more…

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Year 2 Fight the Great Fire

Today, Year 2 became soldiers helping King Charles II during the Great Fire of London in 1666. Collecting water from the River Thames and pouring it on houses to help put the fire out.  ... Read more…

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October Half Term Activity Days

Below are some of the activities that are taking place locally over October Half Term. Click on the links below each image to view in more detail or download. GoGeronimo Poster GoGeronimo... Read more…

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Tennis Day

Today the whole academy have had access to some professional tennis coaching. Below are some photos of year 6 as they took part.  ... Read more…

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Year 3 Roman Day

Year 3 enjoyed a Roman Day to start our new topic for this term. We learnt Roman Numerals by singing a new song before having the opportunity to build large models of Roman buildings. We tried to build columns using cardboard boxes. We made Roman pots from clay. We also made a start on some Roman... Read more…

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Y5 Venture into VR

Year 5 Discoverers were lucky enough today to visit Ormiston Venture for a virtual reality experience led by year 10 students. Children got to experience different environments through technology.  ... Read more…

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This Week in Little Learners

This week we have been continuing our topic  'All about Me'.   We have discussed what month our birthdays are and put our names on our birthday balloons. We  have been thinking about our emotions and made mirrors which show how we feel when we look in them. We also went on a walk into the... Read more…

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Year 4 WOW Day – Electricity

Yr 4 had an Electricity day this week, with doctor DNA coming in to teach the children all about static electricity. They learned where it comes from and the FUN things yo can do with it; from electric shocks to turning on light bulbs.... Read more…

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Year 4 Make Marvelous Medicine

As part of Roald Dahl Day, year 4 made marvelous medicines to get into the theme of their class favourite; George's Marvelous Medicine.  ... Read more…

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Roald Dahl Day in Y6

For Roahl Dahl day Year 6 took part in themed lessons based on the amazing works of Roald Dahl! One of which was making 'potions' looking at measurements, scaling and chemical reactions! The children greatly enjoyed adding 'witch's tears' and 'tarantula urine' to their concoctions... Read more…

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School Council

The school council reps for years 1-6 were presented with their badges in assembly today. They will meet weekly to discuss ideas that will help to improve our school. This year's reps are -  Zara, Lily-Mae, Sami, Emily, Seth, Fynn, Kayla, Chelsea, Charley, Roman and... Read more…

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Y1 visit from Prof. Julie Fisher

Last week we were delighted to have a visit from Professor Julie Fisher who is an important figure in early years education. Julie is an Early Years Adviser, an author of several books, a visiting Professor at Oxford Bridge University. She has also won a Nursery World lifetime achievement award for... Read more…

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Roald Dahl Day in Nursery

To celebrate Roald Dahl Day we read the story 'The Enormous Crocodile'. We had lots of activities in the nursery connecting to the story. We had a crocodile swamp! We tried to save small animals from the swamp using tweezers and we made our own crocodiles using egg boxes. We  practised... Read more…

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Our week in Little Learners

We have had a fantastic first week  in Little Learners Nursery.  We have all settled back in well and we have been happy to explore the new environment and play with the fun activities. We painted a picture of our face.  We looked into a mirror closely to see what different features we have... Read more…

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