Category: News

Year 1Z Planting

In their Science lessons, Year 1 have been learning all about plants. They conducted an experiment to see which type of plant would grow best in the classroom. Some children grew cress, some grew flowers and some grew courgettes. Everyone has been giving their plants water and sunlight and some…

Year 3 Hadleigh Country Park Trip

Year 3 recently visited Hadleigh Country Park to attend a series of Roman and Celtic workshops. The day began with a visit to a Celtic roundhouse, which was strange as it appeared much larger on the inside than it did on the outside. It was full of all sorts of…

Upper Kindergarten Go On A Bear Hunt

Upper Kindergarten have been learning about the story of ‘We’re going on a bear hunt’. They have all made their own map and binoculars to help them explore the Wild Woods looking for the bear and his cave.    

Sports Relief

On Friday 13 March, pupils and staff joined forces and dressed as their favourite Sporting Hero to help celebrate and raise funds for Sports Relief! It was fantastic to see so many amazing outfits, happy faces and positivity at Oaklands and the school are so proud of everyone’s efforts to…

Conserve And Protect With 4Z

4Z have taken great interest in the ways we can conserve and protect the natural habitat of wildlife species. They have been busy researching wildlife around the world and enjoyed looking at a wide variety of animals including alpacas, Weddell seals and Chinstap penguins. The children gave a presentation on…

Cross Country Races

On Wednesday 11 March, pupils took part in the annual Woodford Green Preparatory School Cross Country race. On a beautiful sunny afternoon, it was great to see the pupils having fun and getting extremely muddy! They all ran their socks and shoes off, and finished the 1 mile course in…

Lower Kindergarten Meet the Animals

The younger children didn’t miss out on the chance to meet a huge range of animals last week for Science Week. They were all very brave, saying hello to creepy crawlies, reptiles, birds and fluffy creatures.

Haven House Cheque Presentation

The Early Years were delighted to present a cheque for £960 to Haven House following our Festive Feet Danceathon. The Festive Feet Funday took place in December, with pupils wearing festive socks to participate in the sponsored Danceathon lasting 15 or 20 minutes, depending on age. Thank you all for…