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Yesterday we had a fabulous visit to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park.  We couldn’t believe our eyes when the giraffes started dancing, the grizzly bears began swimming and the polar bears were chasing each other around whilst playing with a ball!  We had our picnic next to ostriches, elands and zebras who were galloping past… what …

EYFS Returning From Yorkshire Wildlife Park | 15 May 2019

Due to unforeseen traffic congestion at Harewood, EYFS are a little delayed. Our new ETA is 5pm. We shall update you if this changes. We’ve had an absolutely amazing day though!

Photograph Day Tomorrow | 29 Apr 2019

Just a reminder to shine those shoes, clean those teeth and brush that hair for our class photo day tomorrow. Everyone say cheese!

Today Bluebirds and Robins had a lovely visit from the children’s author Cathy Oakley Calvert and her collie dog Ned.  Cathy read the story to the children and Ned listened carefully whilst also entertaining the children with his cheeky sneezing, wagging and sniffing.  The children all listened carefully and answered questions about the story, then …

This week, Bluebirds have been learning all about pets and how to care for them.  In small groups, the children created homes for a variety of pets and had to really think carefully about what each pet may need.  We were so impressed with their designs and very specific engineering that went into making every …

Hello everyone, This is just a reminder that if you would like to purchase a signed copy of the story ‘Ned, Go To Bed’ then we will need the correct money (£8.99) into school in a named envelope by TOMORROW morning (Thursday 25th April).  Cathy Oakley Calvert, the author of the story, will be visiting …

Hello everyone, This is just a reminder that if you would like to purchase a signed copy of the story ‘Ned, Go To Bed’ then we will need the correct money (£8.99) into school in a named envelope by the morning of Thursday 25th April, which is this week.  Cathy Oakley Calvert, the author of …

Our new exciting topic for this half term is ‘Animals!’ Please find the links below for our homework grid and the knowledge organisers for this half term. This half term’s Topic Homework – Click the title for more. This half term’s Knowledge Organiser for Topic – Click the title for more. This half term’s Knowledge …

Today EYFS held our exit point for the topic of ‘Changes.’  We decided to invite our class buddies (Woodpeckers and Wrens) along too.  First we discussed all of the things we have learnt in our topic, then we completed a colour mixing task.  The children carefully predicted the colours that would be made and then …

This week the children took part in a Judo taster session.  We got to try on the ‘Judogis’ (Judo jackets) and had a fantastic time being taught by Balazs Csepes… our Judo mentor.  We had some fantastic fun and learnt lots of new skills but unfortunately the children will not be allowed to show you …
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