This term the children have been looking at the Folkestone Triennial. Each class has been on a walk to look at some of the art pieces. We have also had a whole school talk from Tanya from the creative quarter and several classes have done triennial workshops. The children then researched and created their own … Continue reading
This week Ducklings had their first visit to the school library. The children were very excited to explore the space. We learnt about how we can care for books and the school library. The children all had the opportunity to select books for their interest. To finish of our session we read a story together. … Continue reading
Ducklings all enjoyed a fantastic day out yesterday. We walked to Radnor park where we spent some time on the park equipment and enjoyed a picnic in the sun! Then we went to the local Sports Centre for tobogganing. The children were brilliant, they all showed great perseverance in pulling the toboggans up the hill. … Continue reading
Ducklings enjoyed PE. They were listening and following instructions on how to move in different ways. While working in groups they had to move around the hall and experiment with modes of travel. Everyone enjoyed taking part and showing their skills.
This morning we thought about how Christians believe God made everything. All of us joined in by following the actions and singing to our Creation Song. We split into our groups and enjoyed a treasure hunt to find our four key words which were: Creation, God, Christians and Bible. By gathering leaves, snails and twigs … Continue reading
Ducklings and their Year 5 buddies enjoyed creating mini versions of themselves. By selecting different materials to design each mini me and supporting each other by listening to each others ideas.
Our New Ducklings have had an exciting start in school and have been investigating all the different areas and resources. Everyone has joined in supporting their new friends and showing them how we all work together in Ducklings.
Dear Parents Welcome to Ducklings and the Autumn term. Below is some information on aspects of learning that we will be covering between now and October half term. Most of our learning will be done through child initiated play and adult led tasks. Our first topic is Ourselves . Personal, Social and Emotional Development: Our main … Continue reading
Today we saw the first of the new Ducklings settle into school life. As you can see from the photos we had lots for fun getting to know each other. The children were given time to explore our classroom and outdoor area. We all identified our names and then had a go at writing them. … Continue reading
As part of independent learning, the Ducklings have raised a total of £124 towards building a school in Kenya. As a class we decided to all take home a full packet of Smarties to enjoy. While enjoying them we took the time to think about what it might be like not to have a school … Continue reading