Outdoor Learning

Hot chocolate and singing by the bonfire!

The Dragonflies and Ladybirds have had a super week role playing bonfire night outdoors. They helped to build a bonfire and set up a camp. On Thursday afternoon we opened our hot chocolate stall. The children were thrilled to drink hot chocolate with cream and...

Clearing the pond!

What a busy SATURDAY morning it has been at Windy Nook! With a lot of help from the friends of Windy Nook Nature Park and the school community we have worked hard to clear the school pond that has been a little unloved for the past few years. The whole area needed a...

Autumn Poetry walk in Owls

This week Owls have been reading a variety of poems. To support their writing they went on a autumn walk around the school to help collect ideas. They used their five senses to help them record what they could see, smell, feel, hear and taste. By the end of they week...

Autumn leaves are falling!

The children spent a morning collecting autumn leaves. They sorted them, classifying them by their own criteria. They then counted them, comparing quantities. Super outdoor math-magician problem solving Dragonflies! We then used the leaves to make some beautiful...

Autumn fun!

We have been talking and thinking about the season of Autumn, looking especially at the coloured leaves that are falling from the trees! In Maths, we collected leaves that had fallen outside, counted how many we had and then made them into lovely leaf crowns! We have...

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