February 15, 2019

We went looking for signs of spring including evidence that the bulbs we planted a while a go were growing.....the children took photographs of the different flowers we found.

Can you name these Spring flowers ? We can !

February 15, 2019

On Thursday we welcomed representatives from Trees for Dorset into school. Badgers class were very hands on and spent the morning digging holes and planting trees. 

February 15, 2019

We were lucky to be visited by Goldilocks, her sister (!) and the three bears who were able to tell us how they were feeling after events in the bear household. We did not tell Goldilocks we have made Wanted posters as we were looking for her earlier in the week to adv...

February 8, 2019

Pupils in Year 4/5/6 showed such aspiration and perseverance when running in the cross country event at the Purbeck school in very muddy conditions.

Parents were very involved cheering their children on: yr4 ran 1 mile yr5 ran 1 1/2 miles and y6 ran 2 miles.

Every child...

February 5, 2019

On Wednesday 30th January, we welcomed lots of people into school to share our new school vision.  Over the last few months, we have spent a lot of time reviewing our vision and considering what our new school values will be.  Children took part in discussions, as did...

February 5, 2019

Last week, we used binoculars to find different birds. We also had to listen carefully, as we could not see some birds, but we heard lots of Robin's.

We found 2 house sparrows, black-headed gull, magpies and more.

How many different species can you find in your garden? 

February 5, 2019

During PE Owls demonstrated Olympic Values of strength - resilience - determination and aspiration.

February 5, 2019

We began last week with a visit from the RSPB who taught us how to look and listen for birds. We impressed them by identifying some birds and the local bird population turned out in great numbers ! Later we built our own bird hide and kept tally charts of the birds tha...

February 5, 2019

In maths this week we have been ordering; ordering numbers by size and ordering objects by their length.

We have tried to use a much wider range of vocabulary to describe size.

Children have used words like, "..tiny, small, very small, quite small, medium, large, enormou...

February 1, 2019

On inspecting the school site earlier, Mrs Griffiths spotted some interesting tracks in the snow.  I wonder if you can guess who has been visiting us?

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