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Year 1 have had a fantastic afternoon exploring solid shapes., by Miss Bowes

Date: 17th Oct 2019 @ 4:48pm

Y5 historical enquiry, by Miss Rice

Date: 17th Oct 2019 @ 8:42am

Year 5 have enjoyed our Raiders and Settlers topic, learning all about Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. They have used historicl enquiry to research and present their findings about key events, places and people. Some of their favourite research topics include the Sutton Hoo burial site; Anglo-Saxon kings and the settlements of the Vikings. 

Look how busy Y1 have been this half term., by Miss Bowes

Date: 10th Oct 2019 @ 6:13pm

Times Table Rockstars , by Mrs Hamlin

Date: 10th Oct 2019 @ 4:19pm

Year 3 love  practising their times tables and trying to climb the leader board on Times Table Rockstars.

Y3 Hockey, by Mrs Hamlin

Date: 10th Oct 2019 @ 4:09pm

Y3 The Tin Forest, by Mrs Hamlin

Date: 10th Oct 2019 @ 4:00pm

Y3 were inspired by the Tin Forest story to produce their own 'tin forest' from junk materials.


Year 5 orienteering , by Miss Rice

Date: 8th Oct 2019 @ 3:23pm

Year 5 have been learning about orienteering, linked to our PE lessons with Mr Hodgkinson. We have been learning to follow directions; give clear instructions; use a map and key; develop our special awareness, co-ordination, agility and team work. 

Year 6 Keyboards, by Mr Weston

Date: 6th Oct 2019 @ 11:13am

Year 6 has been busy learning the keyboards in the first half of the autumn term, linked to the music of Carole King. We have been learning to play 'You've Got A Friend', with a piano melody, rhythm and bass line on a split keyboard.

September has been busy in Year 2 , by Miss Barlow

Date: 6th Oct 2019 @ 8:27am

Year 2 have had a busy but fantastic start to the year. Miss Barlow is a very proud teacher. From super maths to super science all the children have been working really hard. 

European Day of Languages poster competition, by Mrs Hamlin

Date: 4th Oct 2019 @ 4:17pm

Congratulations to everyone who entered the poster competition.  There were lots of amazing entries and choosing winners proved a difficult task.  Here are just a few of the prize winners.

EDL celebrations 26th September 2019, by Mrs Hamlin

Date: 26th Sep 2019 @ 5:16pm

We had great fun celebrating European Day of Languages - 26th September 2019.


Exploring in the Rain!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 6th Jun 2019 @ 3:43pm

There's no such thing as bad weather in Reception!

Owl Visit , by Miss Barlow

Date: 3rd Jun 2019 @ 7:43pm

Traps for the evil pea!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 27th May 2019 @ 9:26pm

During term Summer 1, we have enjoyed our topic of Superheroes. The children have particularly enjoyed the story 'Supertato' written by Sue Hendra. Reception have carefully thought about and designed their very own traps for the evil pea!

SongFest 2019 ♫, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:38pm

The Reception children made us very proud at SongFest! They all sang beautifully and were great ambassadors for Oakdene. Well done Reception! Check out one of the songs we sang below! 

Outdoor Learning, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:17pm

In Reception we believe that the opportunities of being outdoor learning is endless! Our children are able to express themselves freely and can explore to their hearts content! The sense of freedom playing outdoors is fantastic for our children's physical, social and mental development.

Mother's Day Assembly, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 2:02pm

Reception had a fantastic afternoon performing their Mother's Day assembly and enjoying tea and cake with their wonderful Mums. Thank you to those who donated to the Trussell Trust, donations were very much appreciated. 

It's all hatching in Reception!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 1:46pm

Reception have had a great couple of weeks observing the chicks hatch and grow! Thank you Eggsploring for giving our children such a valuable and memorable experience.

A Visit From Acorn Farm!, by Miss Wilkinson

Date: 19th May 2019 @ 1:36pm

We had a great visit from Acorn Farm! The children asked so many wonderful questions and they really enjoyed feeding the sheep and the goats.




Science Week , by Miss Barlow

Date: 18th Mar 2019 @ 6:47pm

Year 2 have been exploring micro-habitats in school today. They found spiders, woodlouse, beetles and plenty of worms! 

World book Day, by Mrs Hodgson

Date: 10th Mar 2019 @ 11:18pm

We had fun celebrating our love of books!

Comic Strip Writing in Year 2, by Miss Barlow

Date: 7th Mar 2019 @ 11:46am

Can you spot the book characters writing their own comic strips? 

The importance of exercise., by Miss Barlow

Date: 4th Mar 2019 @ 2:17pm

As part of our Science topic, we have been looking at balanced diets and exercise for humans. Today we used the timers to complete some exercise challenges. We used timers to see how many we could do in a minute. How many star jumps can you do in a minute? 

Habitats, by Miss Barlow

Date: 1st Mar 2019 @ 1:25pm

Outside Art- A Pirate Ship! , by Miss Barlow

Date: 1st Mar 2019 @ 1:20pm

What fun we had making a pirate ship using only twigs! Year 2 were very proud of themselves. 

‘Growing and Learning Together’