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Who lives in the woods?

This half term in FS2, we have been learning about woodland animals and the seasonal changes of Autumn. As part of last week’s learning, we focused on hedgehogs. The children know lots of facts about them, including the meaning of some scientific words like ‘nocturnal’ & ‘hibernation’ & ‘hoglets’. We’ve even learned a little song […]

Sponsored Fitness Circuit

What a morning we had on Wednesday at Aston Hall, by taking part in a sponsored fitness circuit with one of the most successful British badminton players in the world, Jenny Wallwork. Jenny has travelled across the globe competing and reaching No. 1 in Great Britain, and No. 5 in the world, and won medals […]

FS2 Cleethorpes Trip

Our learning question this half term is ‘Who lives in a rockpool?’ so EYFS recently had a brilliant trip to Cleethorpes. Whilst travelling on the coach, we looked out for different vehicles, landmarks and the seasonal changes of Summer. When we arrived, we had a lovely walk along the promenade to try and spot coastal […]

Who is your hero?

IT WAS NIGHT TIME AT ASTON HALL… and all was quiet until EVIL PEA arrived in FS2. He made a mess in our supermarket and trapped all of our veggies by taping them all around the classroom. Luckily, we had SUPERTATO come to the rescue! The FS2 thoroughly enjoyed their learning question for the last […]

FS2 Visit Cannon Hall Farm

FS2 had a fantastic time at Cannon Hall Farm! We started the day with a tour of the animals led by Farmer Darrell or Farmer Lisa and the children saw a plethora of farm animals such as pigs, sheep, goats, alpacas, highland cows as well as some more unusual animals – meerkats, mongoose, ferrets, and […]

FS2 Autumn Update

LiteracyThis half term in literacy we have looked at all things Autumn and woodland. We have engrossed ourselves into many books. First, we really loved the novel ‘Owl Babies’ and it created lots of factual discussions about owls. We explored the question ‘what are talons? We enjoyed story sequencing, drawing and writing about our favourite […]