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  • The Wheels on the Bus

    Published 15/05/19
    Pre-nursery watched with great excitement as a 1967 open top route master drove up Claremont Drive. Clutching their bus tickets and a helping hand, the children climbed the steep stairs to sit on the top deck. Before setting off on a journey around C
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  • Summer Fair and Walkorun 2019

    Published 14/05/19
    The sun shone (mostly) for the 2019 Summer Fair and Walkorun, which welcomed pupils across all three schools to watch gymnastics, listen to musical performances, try their luck at the gladiator challenge and eat lots of delicious treats, among just a
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  • Easter Bonnet Parade

    Published 03/04/19
    The annual Easter Bonnet Parade is a highly anticipated event in the Pre-Preparatory and Nursery School calendar. Following a presentation of spring flowers which the children had planted in wellington boots for to the school garden, the children par
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  • Ducklings in Reception

    Published 28/03/19
    The last two weeks in Reception have been filled with much awe and wonder. The children were so excited to see the duck eggs arrive in their incubator on 19 March. They didn’t have long to wait before the first little duckling entered the world
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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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