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Reception Woodpeckers Explore Measuring

Reception Woodpeckers have been busy measuring classroom objects using cubes, they recorded the length or height of the objects by counting the amount of cubes used. The children were using language such as taller, longer and shorter throughout to compare the lengths and heights of the different objects. Some children…

Fathers’ Day Wild Woods Session

The children had great fun taking part in a Wild Woods session with their daddies. They all had the chance to explore a range of activities set out in the school’s woodland area; some of the activities included den building, mud painting and minibeast hunting. The children and daddies also…

Oaklands Summer Fete 2019

After a rain-filled week the weather decided to be kind to us on Saturday ready for the OPA Summer Fete. Once again the day was a huge success, with the field packed with pupils, staff, friends and family all eager to try their luck on the bottle tombola or have…

Year 6 Crucial Crew Trip

On Friday 14 of June, the Year 6 pupils attended the annual Crucial Crew day at Debden House in Loughton. The morning was filled with exciting workshops and the children learnt a lot during these sessions. Some topics that were addressed were related to fire safety and how to prevent…

‘Voices in the Park’

This week 1RF used role play to act out the story of ‘Voices in the Park’ by Anthony Browne. The children changed the pitch, tone and volume of their voices to really show how the characters were different. The Mum character was definitely the scariest role but everyone had a…

Year 2 Music Concert

Last night a large crowd of Year 2 pupils and their families gathered in the hall for a musical showcase. The peripatetic concert gave the young musicians the chance to perform pieces that they have been working extremely hard on during their individual music lessons, and music practice at home….

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…

U7’s Football Tournament

U7’s Football Tournament

On Thursday 9 May, seven of our Year 2 boys took part in the U7’s ISA  5-a-side football tournament at Barnet Power League. The pupils were understandably excited and were looking forward to playing against other schools. After a team-talk about the rules and tactics, they were ready to start…