Beech Class Learning Blog 21st-24th March

By Mr Hall on Thursday, March 24, 2016 in News. 3 Comments


Hello everyone and welcome to the final Beech Class Learning Blog of the half term, and indeed the Spring Term! It doesn’t seem a moment since we came back after Christmas, yet here we are, two terms through the year already. The children have worked so, so hard this half term, we really have to […]

Swan Class – Spring 2 Week 4

By Katie Glover on Sunday, March 20, 2016 in Year 1. No Comments


Dear Swans, Well what a fantastic book day we had on Friday. The assembly led by the author Nick Sharratt was wonderful, he read some of his own stories and did some drawings using your ideas. I know he has inspired lots of you to become authors one day too! You then made your own book […]

Bumblebee’s Learning Blog w/e 18.3.16

By Kathryn Tilbury on Sunday, March 20, 2016 in News. 1 Comment


On Friday we all dressed up as book characters and had a special visit from the author and illustrator Nick Sharrett. We had a great day making our own ‘Octopus, Socksopus’ Books. We thought of loads of new ideas…flowertopus, shoptopus, kittypus were just a few.

A visit from Nick Sharratt

By Mr Hall on Friday, March 18, 2016 in News. No Comments


On Friday, the children at Bournville Infant School were very lucky to receive a visit from author and illustrator Nick Sharratt. Nick read some of his stories and the children took part in some interactive storytelling, including balancing bagels and matching animals! Nick also did some amazing, live (and unique!) artwork which captivated the children. […]

Sycamore Class Weekly Blog

By Jo Mountjoy on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in News. No Comments


We are going to be working on TIME next week, can you try reading your clocks at home?  Can you read quarter to and quarter past the hour? I wonder how many of you can read 5 minute intervals? We are also going to be writing a diary about the Great Fire of London,  how many of […]

Swan Class – Spring 2 Week 3

By Katie Glover on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in Year 1. 3 Comments


Dear Swans, We had a creative week this week, you designed your own sculptures based on the sculptor and artist Henry Moore. We had great fun building them out modelling clay! Next you designed a bread roll which we will be making next week, I hope you remember what ingredients we need to bake bread. […]

Oak Class Learning Blog – 7th -11th March

By Debbie Barlow on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in Year 2. 2 Comments


Hello Oak Class We have had a wonderful few weeks pretending to be fire investigators and solving tea towel related Kitchen fires. You have all worked very hard and written some super investigation reports full of detailed narratives. You also made some super fire safety leaflets as part of your Junior Fire Inspector training. After […]

Bumblebee’s Learning Blog w/e 11.3.16

By Kathryn Tilbury on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in News, Reception. 2 Comments


Bumblebees have been very busy this week. They started making a non fiction book for the Sea Life Centre. They could chose either a crab, a shark, a seahorse or an octopus. They carefully labelled the sea creatures using describing words and arrows. They also finished their portholes. They are FANTASTIC!!!! Have a look at […]

Beech Class Learning Blog 7th-11th March

By Mr Hall on Friday, March 11, 2016 in News. 1 Comment


Hello and welcome to another Beech Class Learning Blog! And what a busy week it has been once again. The children have crammed an unbelievable amount of learning into such a short space of time, it really has been fantastic to see! Our biggest success of the week has to be in Maths, in which […]

Week Beginning 7.3.16 Owls

By Helen Bridgeman on Friday, March 11, 2016 in News. No Comments


Hello Owls, An interesting week this week. We have learnt lots about George Cadbury and what a kind and generous man he was. About all the new homes he built for his workers and how he looked after them. We have written our own versions Hansel and Gretel, they have been very exciting to read, […]