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Term Four Ducklings’ Letter

Dear Parents, The Ducklings will be exploring space as our topic this term. We have a visit planned for the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, with our buddies Year Five. Personal, Social and Emotional Development:The emphasis will be very much on working together as part of whole a school team. We will focus even more on independence, Continue reading

Chris Cook – Olympic Swimmer

We had an excellent day with Chris Cook today. Chris swam for Great Britain in the Olympics, World Championships, European Championships and competed for England in the Commonwealth games.  He won two gold medals in the Commonwealth Games for 50m and 100m breaststroke. As always Chris was inspirational.  His passion and enthusiasm shone through and meant Continue reading


We had a fantastic day at KidZania, we learnt about lots of different occupations. The children were surgeons, doctors, firemen, policemen,vets, pilots, air hostesses, shop keepers, dancers and more. We learnt how to make chocolate bars, smoothies and healthy wraps. The children were exceptionally well behaved throughout the trip and great ambassadors for the school, Continue reading

People Who Help Us – Ducklings

Yesterday, as part of their topic on ‘People who help us’ Ducklings worked to save playmobil people from some very sticky situations!  It was very messy but they managed to save everyone!  They also looked at the importance of washing their hands which they did between each activity.  Ducklings also enjoyed role playing helping others Continue reading

Trip to the Fire Station

The Ducklings enjoyed their trip to the fire station. We enjoyed a tour of the engines, we got to ride in the fire engines and have a go on the hose! It was a very exciting trip, it finished off with a real – life call out.

Creative play

During choosing some of the Ducklings created some delicious cakes for our role play area ‘the bakery’ The children selected materials to create their cakes and wrote descriptions and prices on labels. As you can see they have done an amazing job.

Learning about shapes

The Ducklings have been exploring both 2D and 3D shapes. We have been identifying shapes within our school environment. the children have located the shapes and photographed them.                      

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