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And so our Polar Exploration comes to an end…

This week marked the end of our topic on Polar Explorers. We really enjoyed the story ‘And Tango Makes Three’, this led to lots of thinking about baby animals. We were keen to share our photos of us as babies …

Carry on, up the iceberg!

In our penultimate week of our ‘Polar Explorers’ has taken us on a journey to the north to learn all about about animals that live in the Arctic and to find out how they survive there.

We’ve learnt and …

Antarctic Adventure

The ice core was REALLY cold. We were amazed that it had been transported all the way from Antarctica to Cambridge!


This is a very warm sleeping bag!










We took …

Our Antarctic Expedition gets real!

We took our learning to a whole new level this week with thanks to our very special visitors – the British Antarctic Survey. Tuesday’s visit has left a lasting impact on our Reception children. Each Reception classroom transformed into a …

The Blue Penguin

Thank you to all of the children in the Pumpkin, Acorn and Sunflower classes for a wonderful week. All the staff have thoroughly enjoyed the learning this week about Penguins.

Other exciting news from Reception is about the first week …

Happy New Year!

It has been a fantastic start to 2018 in Reception, with all the children returning happy, refreshed and ready to engage in our new topic ‘Polar Explorers’.

So far we have:

  • Discussed what an explorer
  • Located the polar regions on


Wow! We are so very proud of all the children in Acorns, Pumpkins and Sunflowers for their wonderful performance in our Nativity. We hope that you all enjoyed the show, please do remember to fill in your feedback forms so …

A Christmas Story

What a nativity filled week it has been it has been in Reception. We have been rehearsing our performance and making our grown ups very proud. This week we have learnt:

– To apply our phonic knowledge in our writing …

I can hear the bells!

This week has been another week of celebrations as we have been trying to help Mr Muddles and Snapples the Crocodile find a partner and prepare for their wedding.

Doing a dance to wedding music from Greece.

We have been: