We have cocoons in Poppy Class.

Our caterpillars have finished eating all their food and have now spun their cocoons. We put them in our butterfly net and we are now waiting patiently. We have been researching caterpillars and finding out all about them this week, we went out into the garden to see...

Caterpillars have arrived in Poppy Class.

This week tiny caterpillars arrived in Poppy Class. We had to be very careful when holding their pot, we used two hands and we were very gentle. At the moment they are very busy eating the food at the bottom of their pot. They are growing very quickly and we...

Making smoothies in Poppy Class

On Friday, Poppy Class decided to make some smoothies. Earlier in the week we had written a smoothie recipe as a class so we knew what to do. First we washed our hands, then we carefully chopped up the fruit, next we put the fruit in the blender, after that we added...
Poppy Class meet the chickens

Poppy Class meet the chickens

This week Poppy class went out to meet the chickens in the garden. First we had a discussion about what we know about the chickens. We said things like “they have feathers”, “they can flap but they can’t fly”, “people can eat the...

Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do it!

For the last few weeks, some of the Nursery and Reception children have been taking part in the MEND programme that takes place on a Thursday morning. The children get to play some really fun physical games and make some really healthy snacks. Both the parents and...