Emerald 2013

At the Discover Centre On Tuesday, the Reception children visited the Discover Storytelling Centre in Stratford. The visit was the perfect end to our Once Upon a Time unit. The children explored the planet of Squiggly Diggly where stories grow on trees and bubble up from the water! They also had the opportunity to create and act out their own story before using wooden spoons to make puppets. It was […]

This week the Reception classes took a trip to the Little Angel theatre in Islington to watch ‘The Night Before Christmas’, a magical story told through puppetry of the adventures of a young girl with Father Christmas and some naughty reindeer! The children were impeccably well behaved and all had lots of fun!

This week the Reception classes had a visitor from the British Geological Survey. Our visitor lead a workshop with each class in which the children learned all about the cold places of the world like the Arctic and Antarctica. The children found out about glaciers, Arctic Scientists, the Northern Lights and polar animals. We then made beautiful snowflakes from folded paper- it made us feel quite chilly to think about […]

On Tuesday, the Reception classes took a trip to Blackheath Cooks as part of their week on healthy eating. The children took great care to chop, peel, and grate the ingredients for pitta pizzas! They all made delicious pizzas with toppings such as olives, peppers, and corn!