Internet safety

Today, we have talked about internet safety and discussed the many ways we can keep ourselves online. 

We began by discussing how wonderful the internet is and how we can use it for all sorts of marvelous things; research, shopping, gaming, communicating with overseas friends, watching video…

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Doves' fun in snow


What fun we had taking "Snelfies" (snow day selfies) on our snowy playground. 

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A trip to KS1

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After spending a week learning the features of myths and practising retelling them, today we had a trip out of class to visit the Robins and the Herons. We read and retold the myth we had chosen. 

Mrs Jones, Mrs Claydon, Miss Birch and Mrs Kapa were very impressed with…

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Doves twitching skills

On Wednesday we spent a lovely half an hour walking around the school grounds bird watching. we saw blackbirds, seagulls, pigeons and some of us we think we spotted a Robin. 

On Thursday Nicolas went with 5 other KS2 children and Mrs Hicks to spot some more birds and talk to a radio presenter,…

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This week we have loved working on large scale co-ordinate grids in the hall and solving problem on them outside. 

We will be using these skills further during our PE lessons. 

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An exciting start to the year

It has been a very exciting start to the Doves' year. Jordan 

We made Shields. Ruben. 

We made mozaics. Nathaniel

Mr Cooper made a camp fire and we cooked potatoes on it. Evie. 

We had a Roman invasion. Hannah 

Some really fun stuff has been going on. Max

We tried some Roman…

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Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2019 to all the Doves and their families. I hope you have all enjoyed a wonderful break and are rested and recharged for the exciting new term. 

Our first day back in school, Monday 7th January, will also be our first swimming session so please remember your kit. long hair needs to…

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Today, we have looked carefully at the features of a report to help us plan our own version of "newsround".

We worked as a team to research, plan and broadcast our news report on plastic pollution.

As part of this topic we will be selling our reusable cotton bags at the Christmas market on…

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What a lot of visitors!

Over the last week we have been very lucky to have three visitors in school. Firstly we learnt all about the water cycle and how important it is to save water whenever and where ever we can from Dave the united utilities visitor. Then on Wednesday Dan Worsley joined us for the morning to help us…

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Whales on the playground

Today, we have measured out 5 different whales on the KS2 playground using a trundle wheel and some chalk. The chalk actually ran our twice for the largest whale (can you guess which whale this is?). Come and have a look and see if you can name each one.


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A visit from a soldier

Today we were very excited when Mr Powell arrived in our classroom after break. 

He talked to us about the importance of Remembrance Day and why we wear poppies. Some of us already knew but for others it was a surprise to learn that Mr Powell used to be a soldier. He talked to us about what…

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Doves enjoy OAA

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