Tuesday 6th February 2018

We have had a very exciting half term exploring in Fairy Class. Here is a video of the volcano we made out of papier mache. We painted the volcano and then put vinegar and bicarbonate of soda inside. The reaction made the volcano errupt and killed all of the dinosaurs! This might have been what…

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Tuesday 23rd January 2018

We had an inspiring trip to the Natural History Museum exploring wild animals and dinosaurs! At school we have shared what we learned by digging for fossils in the sand as paleontologists as well as reading books about dinosaurs. We have learned that some dinosaurs ate plants but others ate other…

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Wednesday 10th January 2018 - Happy New Year

In Fairy Class we launched our new topic ‘Explorers’ by having an animal mask party. You can see some of the brilliant masks here that were made in class and as home learning.

As explorers we have been learning how important it is to care for the animals around us. We have handled and looked…

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Foundation Stage Nativity 2017

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Tuesday 12th December 2017

What a busy end of term! We have had lots of exciting things going on in the last couple of weeks. Here are the highlights:

Transport Topic Exit Point

To end our topic, we watched a short clip from the Disney Pixar animation ‘UP!’ and imagined some of the places we could go if we travelled…

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Monday 27th November 2017

We have been exploring lots of Science this half term in Fairy Class. You can see photos of us investigating magnets, wheels and floating and sinking as part of our transport topic. Our role-play area has just transformed into a post office so that we can learn to write letters and cards before…

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Tuesday 7th November 2017

In Fairy Class we are enjoying our new topic Transport! Thank you for the wonderful home learning projects that were brought in at the start of half term. We launched our topic with our first trip of the year – our transport survey at Ladbroke Grove. As well as carefully counting all the vehicles…

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Wednesday 18th October 2017

As we are coming to the end of our first half term in Fairy Class we have lots to celebrate! All the children are now fully settled at Oxford Gardens and are confident in the routines of the school day. Lots of children have made new friends and everybody has learned so much!

To end our ‘All…

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Tuesday 3rd October 2017

In Fairy Class we have been learning about our families – thank you for the lovely photos you sent in for homework! We also talked about looking after babies and practised washing, feeding and changing dolls. In Maths we have been making repeating patterns using colours and shapes using paint,…

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Welcome to Fairy Class

We have had a wonderful start to Fairy Class with lots of smiles and laughter and very few tears! Well done everyone for a great first week of Reception.

There has been lots going on: painting, building, numbers, stories, name writing, craft, games! We have had lots of fun and have enjoyed…

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