Wildlife & Gardening

September 19, 2019

Community Garden Award

Over the summer Mrs Henman was rewarded for all her efforts in making our green areas look so amazing. She entered the school into the Wildlife more »
July 19, 2019

Year 2 – trip to Lorton Meadows

We had an amazing afternoon at Lorton Meadows hunting for minibeasts in the pond and fields. We caught grasshoppers, crickets, newts, water boatmen and many more!
July 4, 2019

Year 2 – pond dipping

Unfortunately we had to postpone our trip to Lorton Meadows. Luckily we could go out to our school grounds and explore the pond area. We found more »
June 25, 2019

Year 2 – Busy as bees!

In forest school, just before half term, Year 1 were as “busy as bees” making our school garden “bee friendly”. They used bamboo to make a more »
June 17, 2019

Year 3 – Spring Forest School

See what the children in Year 3 who have been doing Forest Schools have been up to!
June 17, 2019

Year 1 – Spring Forest School

The children who have done Forest School each chose a tree to study during their time outside to see how they change over the weeks. They more »
September 27, 2018

Forest Schools 17/18

A selection of photos showing our children enjoying Forest Schools – more fun to come this school year too!
May 15, 2018

Forest Schools – Year 1

A new group of children started Forest School this week and began by hunting for clues to the story we would be sharing. The clues revealed more »
March 27, 2018

Our new willow classroom!

Thank you to the parents who came to prepare the site for the Willow Classroom and those that came to plant it this Sunday. We have more »
March 27, 2018

Year 1 forest school update

Year 1 have been exploring the seasons in Forest School We’ve chosen a special tree each to study how they change over the weeks and tried more »
December 12, 2017

Year 3 and Year 4 – Gardening

Since September Year 3 & Year 4 have been busy gardening They have been skimming the autumn leaves from the school pond, weeding, collecting runner bean more »
December 12, 2017

Year 3 – Forest School

Forest School has continued this term exploring what life would have been like on the South Dorset Ridgeway for early people We have had lots of more »
December 12, 2017

Year 1 – Forest School

Our second group of children are due to have their last Forest School session this week Our theme for the term has been exploring traditional tales. more »