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Infant School

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Hi, we're the Owls class.

We love being in Year One and learning lots of new things.

Our teacher is Miss Gardner.

Mrs Howard also works in our classroom.

This half term our topic is 'Beside The Seaside'

For our last year 1 topic we will be learning about 'the seaside', we will be talking about the different physical and human features at the seaside and looking at how the seaside has changed over the years.

Science Activity Experience

Science teacher Dr Twiddy came into school to help us with an exciting science experiment.

Pop Up Literacy Event

The author and poet Sean Taylor popped into school to help us with our poetry. 

Click on the link below to read our poem on Sean's website.

Please keep checking your child's bookbag for letters informing you of everything that is happening.

Previously in the Owls class....

'Grow It,Cook It,Eat It'

We learnt about food and where it comes from.We looked at our favourite foods.

We really enjoyed our visit from 'Roots To Food' and loved making lots of healthy food.

'Creature Comforts'

For this topic we found out about animals from around the world.We learnt about where animals live and what they eat.In Art and Design we had a go at some Tinga Art.

We had a lovely day out at Woburn Safari park.We saw lots of different animals,big and small.

'Toys and Transport'

We started our topic by looking at our own toys and comparing them with toys from the past.We also explored vehicles and how they have changed over the years.We found out about famous inventors such as the Wright brothers.

We really enjoyed our trip to Peterborough museum.

'Dark Nights,Bright Lights'

To kickstart our topic we had our 'WOW' Day where we celebrated Fireworks Night and learnt about Guy Fawkes and how to handle sparklers safely.

We all really enjoyed our Diwali workshop.


'Oh,I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside!'

We had a lovely time at Hunstanton.We played on the sand and paddled in the sea and had an ice-cream.

'Grow it,Cook it,Eat it!'

We learnt about food and where it came from.We enjoyed cooking with Miss Jennings.We learnt which parts of the plant we could eat.We visited the park to look at the seaonal changes.

Colossal Creatures’

We learnt about animals from around the world, where they live and what they eat!

We liked playing in our safari role play area.

WOW! We had an amazing time at Woburn Safari Park.We saw lots of animals on the road safari including some cheeky monkeys that climbed on top of our coach!












We watched a sealion show where the sealion did some amazing tricks and we wore special glasses to watch a 3D short film.

Click on the link below to find out about the animals we saw at Woburn Safari Park.

‘Toys and Transport’ - We looked at our toys and compared them with toys from the past. We also explored vehicles through the ages, how they worked and also the journeys you could have on them.

We really enjoyed finding out about famous inventors and our visit to Duxford Airfield.