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December 9, 2019

Year 6 – Visit to Shire Hall

As part of our studies of the Victorians, Year 6 visited Shire Hall in Dorchester, the historic courthouse famed for the trials of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, more »
December 6, 2019
Child on Bike

Bling your bike!

We all really enjoyed seeing everyone’s creations for the Bling Your Bike parade. Thank you to all the parents who helped make their bikes, scooters, skates more »
December 6, 2019

Year 4 – Dentist visit

Today we had a visit from the dental nurses at South Coast Dental Practice. We looked at the different types of teeth and what a dentist more »
December 6, 2019

Year 4 – Science

In science we looked at the effect different type of drinks had on our teeth and made predictions about which would have the biggest impact. Egg more »
December 5, 2019

Project touchline

Last half term we were fortunate enough to have Chris from Project Touchline come to the school every Wednesday to work with us on connecting the more »
December 5, 2019

School gardening

Some of our Year 4 children have worked very hard to construct a Hibernaculum for reptiles and amphibians to hibernate in. This involved digging a very more »
December 5, 2019

Year 1 – Forest School

The children who started Forest School in September this year each chose a special tree at school to study over the weeks, as summer changed to more »
December 5, 2019

Year 3 – Forest School

Apologies for the lack of photos of this year’s Forest School on a Monday afternoon but this has been mainly as a result of all the more »
December 5, 2019

Pond/willow working party

A big thank you to those who braved the weather on Saturday and came to help us maintain our school pond and willow structures.
December 3, 2019

Year 1 and Year 2 – Rio De Vida topic

Year One and Year Two kickstarted their Rio De Vida topic by creating some colourful feathers. They then learnt about Brazil and where is it in more »
December 2, 2019

PTFA Bauble Competition Winners!

Well done to everyone who took part in the Christmas Bauble competition. Mrs Wood found it hard to identify just one winner from each year! However, more »
November 26, 2019

Year 1 – Guy Fawkes

We learnt about Guy Fawkes and why we celebrate on Bonfire night We made wanted posters for Guy Fawkes, looked at the story and even tried more »
November 20, 2019

Book sale – thank you

Thanks to everyone who supported the book sale We sold 257 books and the money from this will be used to buy more books for the more »
November 20, 2019

Year 1 – Pottery

As part of our Muck, Mess and Mixtures project, we became potters for the afternoon We had a go at making different shapes from clay and more »
November 20, 2019

Year 1 – Art

We have been learning about different artists in Year One We looked at the work of Giuseppe Arcimboldo. He was an Italian painter best known for more »
November 18, 2019

Year 1 – Disgusting sandwiches

We have been learning all about George and his marvelous medicine for Grandma. Instead of George making another batch of mysterious medicine we concocted a cunning more »
November 18, 2019

Year 1 – Life Education Bus

Year One had a great time visiting Harold on the Life Education Bus! We learnt all about ourselves and how to stay healthy. Harold taught us more »
November 15, 2019

Year 6 – what a wonderful literacy week!

What a wonderful week for Year 6! Not only did we visit Weymouth Pavilion to see the mighty Michael Rosen who told us the stories about more »
November 15, 2019

Children in Need

Thank you everyone for your contributions to Children in Need today We are delighted to announce that we raised an amazing £329.15 for the charity.  
November 11, 2019

Remembrance Service

Mr Puddick ran a wonderful remembrance service for our school today. He spoke to the children about remembrance and World War 1. We are extremely lucky more »