Nursery - Palm Sunday

Nursery have been learning all about Palm Sunday when Jesus arrived at Jerusalem on a donkey.  We learnt that the people welcomed Jesus by waving palm leaves and shouting "Hosanna, Hosanna," before laying the leaves on the floor as a path for Jesus. We used our fine motor skills to cut and make…

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Nursery Odd Clothes fun!

We have had so much fun in nursery dressing up in odd clothes (even the teachers!)

The children were able to dress up in their mis-matched outfits in exchange for a donation for the St Clare's Church foodbank to support our local community.  Many thanks to our wonderful families for supporting…

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Welcome Back Nursery

The children and staff in nursery have had a wonderful day together.  We have thoroughly enjoyed welcoming back all the wonderful children and spending the day having fun and catching up. I think the smiles on the children's faces says it all!

 

 

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Lent in nursery

Nursery have been learning all about the very important time of Lent.  We know this is a time of year when we think about Jesus and how hard it was for Him in the desert.  We know we are counting down the days until Easter when we celebrate Jesus rising.  Nursery have made some Lenten promises of…

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Lent - a time for hope and prayer

The Gospel story in Church this week was Mark 9: 2-10 - The Transfiguration.

 

"After six days, Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain where they were all alone. There he transfigured (changed) before them. His clothes became dazzling white, whiter than…

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Y3 Fill a bucket

Year 3 concentrated on thinking about how we can bring happiness to ourselves and to others. We realised that the last couple of years have been pretty tough so we came up with ways that we could help other people be happy. We read a fantastic story  - 'Have you filled a bucket today?' (the link's…

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Y3 Cave Art

 

Year 3 have been working hard at home to produce some amazing Neolithic cave art! They worked hard to learn about how Stone Age people created different types of art in the three distinct Stone Age periods. They experimented with story telling through their pictures and using symbols to…

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Nursery Home Learning superstars

Thank you to all of our wonderful nursery children this week for some outstanding home learning! Here are some of you in action. Keep up the good work little superstars!

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Heart Dissection

Our Year 6 children were working scientifically and dissecting lamb hearts.

The children thoroughly enjoyed it and were able to find the different chambers.

Using string they were able to see how the blood flows through the heart.

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Nursery leaf picking

We have been learning all about the changes in the seasons now Autumn is upon us.  The children observed that lots of the leaves had fallen from the trees onto the outdoor play area. We set about collecting the leaves using wheelbarrows, brushes and shovels.  The children worked brilliantly as a…

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Curriculum Development at St Clare's

The curriculum is changing at St Clare's so in the summer of 2019, we brought together everyone involved with the school to discuss these important changes.   The children talked about what they liked to learn and how they like to go about learning it.   Adults listened to them and met together to…

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Science Week at St Clare's

During March, KS2 celebrated British Science Week by hosting a Science School Fair. Throughout the week, the children from years 3,4,5 and 6 worked extremely hard by investigating around our theme of 'Journeys on earth and beyond.' 

Each year group was given a specific focus around the…

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