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Year 2 help the little people...



Year 2 went on an adventure into the woods... As we reached the Forest School site, we found that the gate was left open. It soon became apparent that a dragon had been terrorising the little...>>

Pre-School paw prints

Creative Arts


Following on from the excitement of finding bear paw prints on the way to Forest School, Pre-School decided to make their own handprint in clay. Firstly the children had to pat the clay between...>>

We're going on a bear hunt!



As we were walking to Forest School we found an empty box and a note from a zookeeper. He had lost his bear and needed help to find him. Armed with binoculars and magnifying glasses we followed...>>

Push Me - Pull You



Year 2 decided to kick off their new topic, ‘Push Me - Pull You’ with a BIG SPLASH. During their swimming lesson they used various forces to climb, pull, push and slide along an...>>

Science explorers



This week the reception children went on a very exciting trip to @Bristol. We had such fun finding out about lots of different things. Our highlights were meeting and operating real robots,...>>

Reception artists at work

Creative Arts


Reception class went to Millfield’s Art department and worked with the current artist in residence, Adam Berry, and Mrs Weare. Adam Berry is an abstract artist who is currently working with...>>

Testing out a new, interactive mat



Pre-Prep have taken delivery of thier new interactive mat. The i3Lighthouse is a fun, interactive floor projection system and can be wheeled anywhere in the school...>>

Year 2 Entrepreneurs



Our Christmas Fun and Games afternoon gave the Year 2 children an opportunity to show off their entrepreneurial flair. They started with a brain storming session to decide what they could do to...>>

Dinosaur eggs found in Pre-School!



Something exciting happened after our trip to see the dinosaurs at Wookey Hole. Some eggs were discovered in the Pre-School room; did they roll into someone’s...>>

Pre-School's dinosaur discoveries



Friday's Pre-School children were fantastic when they acted out the story Dinosaur Roar for Book Week. They had a great time...>>

Reception's Countryfile Ramble

Sport & Activities


Reception children joined in with the Countryfile Ramble for Children in Need. The children walked around the school grounds, through the woodland and even stopped to say hello to the horses!...>>

Year 1 visit local arboretum



Year 1 had an exciting day at Clarke's Arboretum. (Thanks you Mrs Champion) The children went on a journey collecting items to thread into their rope, representing the things that they had...>>

All aboard the ss Great Britain



Year 1 and 2 went to the ss Great Britain in Bristol and were met off the bus by local volunteers, who explained the format of the day. The children were split into mixed groups and started their...>>

Getting to grips with Numicon maths



This week children in Years 1 and 2 have been investigating Numicon maths. Year 1 have been learning to sequence and identify the numerical value of the shapes. With partners, they took part in...>>

Reception's Hunt for Autumn



The Reception class this week have been having so much fun. We went to the woods to look for more signs of autumn. We then used these objects to make pictures, threading collections and matching...>>

Year 2 scientists begin their brain wave topic



We have had a lovely start to the term in Year 2 and this week we began our topic on Brain Wave. We have been exploring the classroom and being scientists in the role...>>

Year 1 explore Chesil Beach



Year 1 had a fantastic day at Chesil Beach. They explored the water’s edge and found lots of exciting things. Their guide Emily taught them how to identify the things they found. There were...>>

Pre-Prep meet Wigglebert the Worm on Eco Day



During the whole school Eco Day this week, Karen the composter from Carymoor, introduced 'Wigglebert the Worm' to Pre-School, Reception and Year 1 children. They learnt which things...>>