Creating our Calendar : The view of Haytor in September.

As part of our learning around the seasonal changes, every year we create our own calendar of photos, all taken in exactly the same spot on the 15th day of each month at 1.00pm. Here is September’s. I wonder how October’s will be...

Learning inductively.

The year 2 children were exploring nouns and trying to work out when to use a or an at the front. Through trial and error, we found words which needed an: An egg, an orange, an ice cream, an umbrella, an ant, an x-ray, an apple. We looked at the mouth shapes we make...

Our Creative Learning preparations.

Our creative learning The Children really like to create cardboard models in their creative learning sessions. This usually involves finding a box and then just sticking things to it. We believe the children are able to do more than this, so to support them in model...

What a great start for the new year 2s.

Our Collaborative maths learning This is a photo of one of our math’s sessions. The Children are working to support each other in making sure they understand how our number system works and also how to write their digits correctly. This has resulted in nearly...

What a lovely way to round off a very successful spring term!

Our craft sessions are always a great opportunity to get together and spend some time creating memories as well as little souveniers of the season. Really well done and a big thank you to all of the parents who took time out of their day to spend it in school with...

Cold but happy!

  What a great opportunity for team work the recent snow brought. At break time, we were able to trek down onto the field and explore our very own arctic environment. The children (and adults!) had a wonderful time working and playing together, seeing who could build...