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A New Home for our Chicks

As part of their topic of Changes, Reception children took delivery of 10 eggs in an incubator. Twelve days later they said  a sad goodbye to 10 fluffy chicks – 4 boys and 6 girls. We are delighted to share with you that the girls have been adopted by a…

KS1 & KS2 Multi-Cultural Curriculum Day

Cultural Curriculum Day Y1 Spain 1Z learnt all about Spain on curriculum day. They talked about the Spanish royal family, traditional foods and famous landmarks in Spain. The children learnt all about the Spanish tradition of carnival and created their own masks inspired by the costumes they saw when looking…

Year 1 Travel Back in Time

Both Year 1 classes took us on an adventure back in time during their performances on the last week of term. With the help of creative props and costumes, the children showed us how much fun could be had without modern technologies such as iPads. There was singing, dancing and…

Annual Music Concert

On Monday and Wednesday evenings, 20 and 22 May, we held our annual Music Concert at Oaklands. All pupils from Years 3-6 who learn a musical instrument at school are invited to play in the Concert. So, at 6pm, dressed in their concert finery, the pupils performed solos and duets…

A Visit from the Easter Bunny!

A huge thank you to the OPA for organising such a lovely event today. All of our pupils got a chance to go and visit the Easter Bunny either on the playground or in the hall! Classes took it in turns to meet the bunny, sing him a song, find…

Year 2 Multi-Sports Festival

Yesterday afternoon the whole of Year 2 took part in a Multi-Sports Competition to complete their topic for PE this half term. Over the past 5 weeks they have been learning, practicing and performing various activities from football, tennis, hockey and basketball to name a few. It was evident that…

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Stories

Roald Dahl used to make stories up for his daughters to entertain them and his daughters invited their friends round to listen to them. The play performed by our year 2 pupils this week showcased snippets of several famous Roald Dahl stories including James and the Giant Peach, Matilda and…

Oak-Tree Summer Ball 2019

Our Parents’ Associations from Braeside, Coopersale Hall, Normanhurst and Oaklands have joined together to organise what promises to be a fantastic evening for us all on Saturday 18 May 2019 in the large marquee at Chigwell Hall (Metropolitan Police Club). The theme this year will be James Bond’s Casino Royale, with a…

World Book Day Celebrations 2019

World Book day is always an exciting event in the Oaklands calendar! All the children dressed up as their favourite book character, and had a lot of fun trying to guess who their friends were. We had Hungry Caterpillars, Harry Potters and plenty of Roald Dahl characters to name a…

Safer Internet Day

Celebrated in the UK on Tuesday 5 February, Safer Internet Day this year focused on the theme of: ‘Together for a better internet’. Its aim is to inspire a national conversation about using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically and creatively. In computing lessons in Key Stage 1 that week, the children were busy learning…