Wildlife & Gardening

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 »
November 16, 2017

Year 2 – Autumn walk

The Years Two’s had an amazing scientific experience on our Autumn walk We looked at the differences between living, dead and non- living things in the more »
November 13, 2017

Forest School fun…

A few photos from the first few Forest Schools of the year The group did some den building, harvested the rest of the vegetables the school more »
July 13, 2017

Forest School Update…

We had a great start to Forest School the other week by building mini dens for explorers This week we tried our hands at being creative more »
June 8, 2017

Plant sale!

Well done to all the children who have growing plants at school this year! Not only do the school grounds look beautiful but you have also more »
May 16, 2017

Year 4 pond dipping

Last week Year 4 did some pond dipping for the first time this year!   “My favourite living thing we found was a tadpole. This is more »
March 20, 2017

Year 2 – Spring walk!

As part of their science work, Year 2 went on a spring walk As we are the early stages of spring, we thought that we wouldn’t more »
March 20, 2017

Forest Schools update…

Another group of children have started the forest school programme and are really enjoying it, as well as enjoying the nice spring sunshine to go with more »
January 24, 2017
Forest Schools

Forest Schools – Nov/Dec/Jan

An update on how our Forest School is going! In our November and December sessions we learnt how to identify some of the trees at school more »
November 28, 2016
Forest School 8

Forest Schools

In Forest School we have been exploring what life might have been like for prehistoric people living nearby on the South Dorset Ridgeway We had fun more »
November 22, 2016

Year 2 – Keen Gardeners!

The Year 2 children have been busy planting crocuses given to the school by the Rotary Club as part of their End Polio Now Campaign. Polio more »
November 11, 2016

School Grounds Work Party

A really big thank you to everyone who came on Saturday to work on the school grounds The pond area is so much better, bulbs are more »
November 3, 2016

School Grounds Work Party

Saturday 5 November 10am to 2pm (weather permitting) Please join us (even if it’s just for an hour) to do some pond maintenance and help develop more »
July 18, 2016
Forest School

Forest Schools

Our forest school programme is going from strength to strength with every child in Year 3 having had a chance to work with Mrs Henman and more »