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Ducklings Term 3 Parent letter

Dear Parents, The Ducklings new topic will be Dinosaurs. Below is some information on the aspects of learning that we will be covering during this term. Personal, Social and Emotional DevelopmentAs the New Year commences our focus will be how we behave in the school environment and try to make the children as independent as Continue reading

Annual Councillors Cup

Today some of our year 5s and 6s took part in a primary school football tournament. Throughout the day we played seven matches. For the first part of the day we played against the other five teams in our pool. The children demonstrated great sportsmanship and determination throughout. We finished our games, managing to win Continue reading

Indian Inspired Hand Dance

Today Ducklings had a special dance session. James the dance teacher came in to teach us some new movements, using our hands. We explored hand movements to pour water, scoop water and letting it fall through our hands. We used our magic hands to combine the movements, creating a fabulous lotus flower routine. Finally we Continue reading

Ducklings’ Parent letter

Dear Parents Welcome to Ducklings and the second part of the Autumn Term. Below is some information based on aspects of learning that we will be covering between now and Christmas. Our Topic, on which our learning is based, will be Celebrations and Winter Festivals.  Personal, Social and Emotional Development Now that the children are Continue reading

Ducklings Kic Theatre

Ducklings took part in a Kic Theatre workshop where we used our imaginations and understanding to move around the hall in different guises. Ian showed us a map of the world and we discussed different animals as well as creating a hurricane. We all enjoyed ourselves immensely and Ian was very impressed by our super Continue reading

Ducklings Friday Fun

On Friday Ducklings learned about Mosques and how to draw one by following a step by step design on the white board. We then watched a short film on how the Muslim faith pray and heard Arabic Prayers. During PE we enjoyed Dance in the sun with James. We listened to different music beats and Continue reading

Parent Letter – Term Six

Dear Parents Ducklings will be exploring our new topic of Seasides.  As this is our final term and to aid transition into KS1, we will be working with Year 1. This will include sports day, creative day and a KS1 day at the beach, weather permitting! We will conclude this term with a transition week, Continue reading

Years 5 & 6 Netball

Yesterday some of our years 5 & 6 children took part in a Netball tournament held at The Folkstone Grammar school for girls. This was the first time for some of the children at a tournament. All of the children learnt some new skills including team work, communication on the court and types of throws. Continue reading

Ducklings Gym Movements

This week Ducklings took part in a some gym movements with Venture Sports.  First we did some warm up movements moving our heads, necks and shoulders then we listened to how we had to move around the hall being an animal. We finished off by practising balancing on the benches and jumping and landing with Continue reading

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