Year R

Elmer fun in Ducklings!

This week we have been learning all about Elmer the elephant. We have read the story, acted it out and discussed and answered questions around the story. We created a whole class gigantic Elmer using recycled paper and cardboard boxes.  In maths we have been learning about numbers within ten and what they look like Continue reading

Gymnastics Club

Today we had our first gymnastics club. We learnt the safety rules and the names of equipment used such as the vault and springboard. We practiced pencil rolls and forward rolls, balanced on the benches and jumped off the vault landing onto the crash mat. 

The Ducklings’ first week together

This week we have been busy getting to know each other. We have been writing our names, using scissors, exploring the pond, learning to share and working together, taking part in PE in the hall, visiting the computer suite  learning the school rules. 

Term One in the 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 lead tasks. Our first topic is traditional tales. Personal, Social and Emotional Development: Our main Continue reading

New Ducklings

We are looking forward to welcoming the new Ducklings into our school from next week.  They have already had some stay and play sessions with their buddies from Yr.5.  We were impressed by them all being amazingly well behaved and very confident.  The Yr.5 buddies were amazing with their new friends.  As you can see Continue reading

Last Day As Ducklings

Today has been a fun day. We have been creative with paint, built forts, worked together to complete some puzzles and watched a film. We ended the day by sharing our favourite moments as Ducklings and things that we are looking forward to as Owls.

Ducklings B Final Week

What a fabulous final week we have had in our bubble. We have enjoyed time at the Bayle pond as well as thinking about days of the week and time. We even made our very own clocks! To finish off we had a big party to celebrate our time in our bubble. The children really Continue reading

Ducklings’ Sports Day 2020

Today Ducklings had our (socially distanced) Sports Day. Ducklings A used the bottom playground and Ducklings B used the top playground. We split into two teams per bubble and had eight events and lots of fun! The first race was a flat race. Miles and Toby came 1st, Jacob and Blossom were 2nd, Ronnie and Continue reading

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