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  • Creepy Crawlies in Nursery

    Published 14/03/19
    Nursery have bounced into Spring with the topic of Creepy Crawlies. The children have been making the most of our insect themed role-play areas, and have enjoyed checking off all of the creepy crawlies they can spot. We have been looking at the life
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  • Year 1 Science Museum Visit

    Published 11/02/19
    Year 1 have immersed themselves in Science this half term, culminating in a fantastic school trip to the Science Museum. The children watched water fall from a large bucket into smaller pools in the Water Zone first, learning how water travels and
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  • Green Screen Technology in Nursery

    Published 11/02/19
    In Nursery, staff have been enhancing the children’s learning and imagination by using green screen technology. This term, the children have enjoyed learning about space and have been fascinated by the images created using green
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  • DibDab Art Co-Curricular Club

    Published 11/02/19
    Wacky Warhols DibDab Art is a fantastic new co-curricular club on offer to Nursery, Reception and Year 1 children at Claremont Fan Court School. Each week children learn about artists and cultures whilst getting stuck in using a variet
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  • Year 2 Explore the Great Outdoors

    Published 24/01/19
    On Tuesday, each of the Year 2 classes enjoyed half a day in the great outdoors, exploring the different habitats that can be found around the Pre-Prep. The activities were designed to support their understanding of living things and their habitats,
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  • Budding Scientists in Year 1

    Published 21/01/19
    Year 1 are becoming scientists this half term by conducting a range of exciting experiments such as cleaning pennies with vinegar and making their own slime with cornflour. To end this unit with a bang the children will be making some volcanoes
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  • Nursery Zoom to the Moon

    Published 21/01/19
    Nursery children have been zooming to the moon with the topic of space this term. There have been lots of space-themed activities set up in Rabbit and Squirrel class: black sparkly playdough, moon dust and stars, space puzzles and much more! The chil
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  • Pre-Prep and Nursery Christmas Productions

    Published 13/12/18
    During the first week of December, Pre-Prep and Nursery School parents were treated to two superb performances: Christmas Teddy in Early Years and Superstar in Key Stage 1. Each production gave pupils a time to shine and it was a wonderful way t
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  • Year 1 Enjoy First Sport Fixture

    Published 28/11/18
    On Wednesday 22 November all of our Year 1 children took part in their first sports fixture against another school. We welcomed Shrewsbury House Pre-Prep School to our top field where the children all got to play two matches and enjoy some skill deve
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  • Year 2 Visit the British Wildlife Centre

    Published 02/11/18
    Year 2 had a wonderful day at the British Wildlife Centre on Thursday 1 November. The children had the opportunity to meet lots of wild animals that visit or live in different parts of our gardens and also learn about what they eat and what time of d
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  • PTA Walkathon

    Published 15/10/18
    Pre-Prep and Nursery School children took part in the annual PTA sponsored walk through our wonderful school grounds on Friday 12 October. This year the children were helping Theo to replace a survey he made of the local wildlife after House Teddy sp
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  • Forest School Official Opening

    Published 12/10/18
    On Thursday 11 October, the Pre-Prep and Nursery School combined the spectacular ‘Hawk on the Wild Side’ owl visit with the official opening of the Forest School. Miss Fox, one of our excellent Forest School staff, had the honour of
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