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Author Archives: Mrs K. McWeeny

The Caterpillars have arrived!

Great excitement in Reception today as we received a box full of teeny tiny and very wriggly caterpillars! The children carefully transferred the small and delicate creatures into individual pots that contain special caterpillar food. The children were fascinated in watching them as they wriggled and climbed around their pots.

Circus skills

The children in Reception enjoyed watching a Circus show with Paul form Circus Central and even had a go at doing some plate spinning! Paul will be coming again over the next few weeks to show us more circus skills. Megan from Seven Stories is reading Circus stories to us too. Such fun! Continue Reading

Seven Stories

It has been delightful to welcome Megan from Seven Stories back into school. We had enjoyed stories from Megan via Zoom before and immediately after lockdown – but having her back in school has made the sessions even more exciting. Thank you Megan and Seven Stories for this fabulous opportunity. Continue Reading

Celebrating!

This week the children in Reception and KS1 have been finding out about and celebrating different festivals. They made Chinese dragons, found out how to do Chinese writing, and tried to eat some Chinese food with chopsticks to celebrate Chinese New Year. The children also enjoyed making hearts for Valentines day.   Continue Reading

Nursery at work and play

  The Nursery children have been busy thinking about different celebrations that will happen over the next few days – Pancake day; Valentines day and Chinese New Year. They also thought about how they can show love to others¬† – they came up with some great ideas: smiling; helping others; drawing pictures to cheer people… Continue Reading