Egg Rolling

The children in the Foundation Stage have been learning about the story of Easter and how some children celebrate Easter by having an egg rolling competition. We designed and made our eggs using a variety of materials and then rolled them down our hill in our outside area to see whose egg would…

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The Easter Bunny Has Been to Foundation!

The Foundation Stage children were very excited when they found the Easter Bunny's footprints in our outdoor area. He had left us lots of little eggs pictures for us to find. We had to use our looking eyes and make sure we looked high and low as well as on top of and under items outside. Then, we…

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Special Visitors in Foundation

The Foundation Stage are very excited to welcome our new visitors. Our eggs arrived last Thursday and we were really excited to see what was going to hatch out of them. We had a think about our topic work where we had looked at all different animals and creatures that hatched out of eggs and then…

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Pancake Day

The Foundation Stage has so much fun learning about pancake day. We learnt about why we have pancake day and thought really carefully about which toppings we can put on our pancakes to make them healthy or unhealthy. We worked in teams to plan a healthy and unhealthy pancake before making and…

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Chinese New Year

As part of our Chinese New Year celebrations, we have been learning about why we celebrate it and the different signs of the zodiac. We have been making lanterns, ribbon dancing and dragon dancing as well as tasting some yummy Chinese food. We have had lots of fun. Xīn nián kuài…

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Random Acts of Kindness

We have been very busy in the Foundation Stage this week sharing acts of kindness. We have been making friendship bracelets for our friends, writing kind messages to them and baking kindness cookies. We all wrote a kind message to our friends and then baked and shared our cookies and messages. We…

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Christmas Pantomime

We were very excited to go to Grimsby Auditorium yesterday to watch the Beauty and the Beast pantomime. We practised our booing and cheering and loved watching and listening to the story. We compared the story in the pantomime to the Beauty and the Beast story that we had looked at in school. We…

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The Fire Brigade Come to Foundation

We have been learning about people who help us and were lucky enough to have a visit from the Fire Brigade. They told us about how to keep safe on Bonfire night as well as what jobs they have to do to help the community. We learnt that the Fire Brigade don't just put out fires - they help people…

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Our Trip to The Deep

The Foundation Stage children had a fantastic time on their first school trip to The Deep. We went on a hunt for a Rainbow Fish as we have been learning about him in our Topic lessons and how he doesn't like to share. We have learnt what makes a good friend, how to share and how to look after each…

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Amazing Animals!

We were visited in Foundation by some amazing animals! Steve from DWAEC brought lots of weird and wonderful creatures for us to see, touch and learn about. We saw Romeo the king snake, Mary the python, Desmond the tegu lizard, a desert pygmy hedgehog, Peanut and Butter the meercats, Molly the…

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The Butterflies Fly Free!

Our hungry little caterpillars have grown, made cocoons and transformed into beautiful butterflies! The Foundation children had a wonderful time releasing them into our outside area. The butterflies landed on our herbs and plants and some even landed on the children! They seemed to enjoy their…

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Watch us Grow!

Lynn from Asda came to help us learn about herbs. We learnt about what herbs are, what they smell like, the different types and what they are used for. Lynn taught us how to make a plant pot out of newspaper. Then, we chose our own seeds for the herbs that we wanted to grow and we planted them in…

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