Bumblebees Blog – Autumn 2, week 3…(already!!!)

By Alyson Merrifield on Saturday, November 18, 2017 in News, Polli:nation, Reception. No Comments


Hi there Bumblebees, have a super weekend – you deserve a well earned rest after such a busy time playing and learning this week! Your wonderful phonics skills were put into practise this week when you looked at CVC and CVCC words (C=consonant, V- vowel), very impressive blending techniques. I was bowled over by some […]

Bumblebees Blog – Autumn 2 , week 2

By Alyson Merrifield on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in Polli:nation, Reception. 2 Comments


I do hope that everyone is having a super weekend. Bumblebees bring your hat, scarf and gloves in next week…it’s getting chillier! Undoubtedly, the highlight of last week’s learning was our Percy The Park Keeper Day. It was wonderful to witness such great imaginations and purposeful play in our school gardens and in the classroom […]

Bumblebees Blog – Summer 2 Week 2

By Alyson Merrifield on Sunday, June 18, 2017 in Polli:nation, Reception. No Comments


So here it is Bumblebees! I managed to watch BBC Gardeners World at 50 on Friday evening…..and there was a quick shot of our school’s wheelbarrow with all of your lovely bumble bee drawings on it. It was a very proud moment….and keep up the good work in the garden, especially in this hot weather, […]

Bumblebees Blog w/e 10/02/17 Spring Term 1, week 6

By Kathryn Tilbury on Sunday, February 12, 2017 in News, Polli:nation, Reception. No Comments


We went BUBBLE mad this week Bumblebees didn’t we? Mrs Merrifield and Miss Deakin were really proud of your knowledge and how you became scientists this week making predictions about how your bubbles would be shaped if we made different shaped wands to blow our bubble with! Can you remember the name of the 3D […]

Bumblebees Blog – Spring 1 Term, week 5

By Kathryn Tilbury on Sunday, February 5, 2017 in News, Polli:nation, Reception. No Comments


Hello Bumblebees – such a busy week again; Mrs Merrifield and Miss Deakin were so proud of the children receiving celebration certificates this week. It was lovely to see Mommies and Daddies at our special assembly. We have so enjoyed your creativity on the art table and maths learning this week too!   In the […]

Polli:nation

By Kathryn Tilbury on Sunday, December 11, 2016 in News, Polli:nation, Year 2. No Comments


Year 2 have worked so hard this week to plant over 200 bulbs, dig ground, plant shade loving plants and got nice and muddy in aid of developing our playground Polli:nation garden. They took part in a workshop in the morning to design a Peace Garden with Marie Wellings from The Community Volunteers ( some […]