Ladybirds (Reception)

Miss Purser

Reception Sports Day

The weather was kind to Reception on Friday morning and we were able to hold our Sports Day.  The children enjoyed taking part in a variety of races including beanbag shuttle, egg and spoon, beanbag on head, relay and running races.  We all tried really hard and never...

Symmetrical Butterflies

The Ladybirds have been learning about symmetry today.  We created our own symmetrical butterflies.  We had to choose the correct colours and shapes to make the wings of the butterfly the same on both sides.  The children were fantastic and I was so pleased at how...

Caterpillar Patterns

The Ladybirds are currently enjoying reading 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' and learning all about caterpillars.  As part of this, in Maths today, we created caterpillar repeating patterns using different coloured counters. Article 28:You have the right to a good...

School Games Day

On Friday, children throughout the school took part in our annual School Games Day.  This year's theme was the Women's World Cup (just after England were knocked out!) and each class represented a country from the competition.  Children from nursery and reception...

Poppy Memorial Garden

Article 2: All children have rights. No child should be treated unfairly. Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and to be listened to. Article 13: You have the right to find out things and share what you think with others, by talking, drawing, writing or in any...

Reception Future Ballet Stars

Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well. Dragonflies and Ladybirds have enjoyed taking part in a ballet after school club. Their lessons...

The Chicken Coop is now officially open!

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. Today we remembered Mrs Greaves and how much she was loved by the pupils she taught and held in high regard by the parents of Windy Nook School. The sun was shining and it made for a very memorable afternoon....

Recycle your batteries here!

As part of our commitment to the environment and as a rights respecting school we are collecting batteries to recycle . Hopefully by now, you will have received your recycled  battery collection box . School Council / Rights Respecters will collect the batteries every...

Worm Charming!

As part of our activities linked to environment week in school, Miss Clough delivered a very interesting 'worm charming' session for us outdoors! We learned that worms do not like mustard and watched as Miss Clough poured a mustard solution onto the soil.  We waited...

Scooter Training!

Reception have been very lucky once again, as Jane, who delivered our bike riding sessions, kindly came back into school to offer scooter training to our children! We weren't as lucky with the weather but we did manage to go out in between the rain to learn how to...

New Uniform Supplier (LOGOS UNLIMITED SCHOOLWEAR)

Please find attached a copy of the letter which went out on Friday regarding new arrangements for school uniform. Uniform Logos unlimitedTeam valley_ Uniform letter re supplier LOGOS UNLIMITED SCHOOLWEAR HOW TO ORDER ONLINE 24/7 www.logos-unlimited.co.uk PHONE 0191...

Reception learn to ride!

Reception have enjoyed the chance to learn about how to be safe whilst riding their bike and also how to ride their bike without stabilisers! Yesterday we were taught about how important it is to have fully inflated tyres and brakes that work! We were shown how to...

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