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Exploring in the Rain!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 6th Jun 2019 @ 3:43pm

There's no such thing as bad weather in Reception!

Owl Visit , by Miss Barlow

Date: 3rd Jun 2019 @ 7:43pm

Traps for the evil pea!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 27th May 2019 @ 9:26pm

During term Summer 1, we have enjoyed our topic of Superheroes. The children have particularly enjoyed the story 'Supertato' written by Sue Hendra. Reception have carefully thought about and designed their very own traps for the evil pea!

SongFest 2019 ♫, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:38pm

The Reception children made us very proud at SongFest! They all sang beautifully and were great ambassadors for Oakdene. Well done Reception! Check out one of the songs we sang below! 

Outdoor Learning, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:17pm

In Reception we believe that the opportunities of being outdoor learning is endless! Our children are able to express themselves freely and can explore to their hearts content! The sense of freedom playing outdoors is fantastic for our children's physical, social and mental development.

Mother's Day Assembly, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:02pm

Reception had a fantastic afternoon performing their Mother's Day assembly and enjoying tea and cake with their wonderful Mums. Thank you to those who donated to the Trussell Trust, donations were very much appreciated. 

It's all hatching in Reception!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 1:46pm

Reception have had a great couple of weeks observing the chicks hatch and grow! Thank you Eggsploring for giving our children such a valuable and memorable experience.

A Visit From Acorn Farm!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 1:36pm

We had a great visit from Acorn Farm! The children asked so many wonderful questions and they really enjoyed feeding the sheep and the goats.




Science Week , by Miss Barlow

Date: 18th Mar 2019 @ 6:47pm

Year 2 have been exploring micro-habitats in school today. They found spiders, woodlouse, beetles and plenty of worms! 

World book Day, by Mrs Hodgson

Date: 10th Mar 2019 @ 11:18pm

We had fun celebrating our love of books!

Comic Strip Writing in Year 2, by Miss Barlow

Date: 7th Mar 2019 @ 11:46am

Can you spot the book characters writing their own comic strips? 

The importance of exercise., by Miss Barlow

Date: 4th Mar 2019 @ 2:17pm

As part of our Science topic, we have been looking at balanced diets and exercise for humans. Today we used the timers to complete some exercise challenges. We used timers to see how many we could do in a minute. How many star jumps can you do in a minute? 

Habitats, by Miss Barlow

Date: 1st Mar 2019 @ 1:25pm

Outside Art- A Pirate Ship! , by Miss Barlow

Date: 1st Mar 2019 @ 1:20pm

What fun we had making a pirate ship using only twigs! Year 2 were very proud of themselves. 

SHIVER ME TIMBERS!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 14th Feb 2019 @ 12:42pm

Arts Week, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 13th Feb 2019 @ 3:12pm

Kung Hei Fat Choy , by Miss Barlow

Date: 13th Feb 2019 @ 1:16pm

Happy Chinese New Year! The infants had a great time celebrating Chinese New Year. A huge thank you to Mr and Mrs Chong for preparing the celebrations.

Oh yes we did! , by Miss Barlow

Date: 13th Feb 2019 @ 1:11pm

What a fantastic performance of Sleeping Beauty! The children loved the pantomime today and are already excited to see what they do next year. 

The Stone Age - in Minecraft!, by Mrs Garton-Pope

Date: 12th Feb 2019 @ 4:24pm

Look at how Hayden has used his knowledge of the Stone Age to recreate it in Minecraft. Well done Hayden!

Looking after your heart, by Mrs Garton-Pope

Date: 28th Jan 2019 @ 9:26pm

Before the Christmas holidays, Year 6 researched the effects of smoking, drugs and exercise on the heart. These are some of their findings...

Investigating new science vocabulary , by Miss Barlow

Date: 8th Jan 2019 @ 2:45pm

Outdoor Learning, by Mr Byrne

Date: 6th Dec 2018 @ 2:03pm

We had a fantastic time learning about common factors outside of the classroom. We had to find the factors of different numbers which had been placed around the field. We then used twigs and sticks to make a Venn diagram so that we could see the common factors.

Year Two's Minute Challenge for Children In Need, by Miss Barlow

Date: 30th Nov 2018 @ 1:08pm

BeeBot Work is tricky! , by Miss Barlow

Date: 30th Nov 2018 @ 1:03pm

The circulatory system - by dissecting a heart!, by Mrs Garton-Pope

Date: 14th Nov 2018 @ 7:26pm

We have had a great time learning about the function of the heart. We labelled all the different chambers and blood vessels before dissecting it and looking at the different thicknesses of the walls. 

‘Growing and Learning Together’