Reception and Key Stage 1
Reception and Key Stage 1
Acorns Class teacher is Mrs Helen Chester
Mrs Bobbie Boardman is our fabulous Higher level teaching assistant.
Mrs Christine Malone is our wonderful Key Stage one teaching assistant.
We team teach Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 in the class and outside in our covered area.
- 'Prickly Hay' Nativity December 2019
- Maths- Part, part, whole. Feb 2020
- Bristol Aquarium March 2020
- Making Dioramas March 2020
'Film in the Field' fundraising success!Read more
Here We Are
We have been looking at the fantastic book by Oliver Jeffers 'Here we are'.Read more
Acorns Class have been looking at this terms value which is perseverance and coloured in an assortment of superheros who always persevere!Read more
Welcome Back to School
Welcome Back to School
Have a look at this short video whcih aim to help explain what the measures coming back to school mean for children and parentsRead more
Kapla ClassroomRead more
Lockdown Birthdays! UPDATE
July Birthday shout-outsRead more
Archie's and Freddie's Grand Royal Couple.
Last week on Home Learning we were looking at significant people, Archie made a lovely tall Queen complete with red heart necklace and Freddie made the short King with a 'z' tie. Don't they look grand!Read more
Herbie has made a wonderful clock and added all the numbers himself. He has also been practising and writing out lots of words. Well done, Herbie.Read more
Some Beautiful Owl's by Sonny, Alban and Herbie
Alban, Sonny and Herbie took part in an online art lesson and drew some beautiful owls.Read more
Alban's String Telephone worked!
Alban has made a string telephone and had a go with it in the garden with Herbie - it worked! He also describe the science behind the experimentRead more
The Loxton Superheros!
The Loxton's have been Superheroes learning togetherRead more
Stay at Home Sports Week 22.6.20
Join everyone for our Stay at Home Sports Week. Please see activities on the Home Learning pages. Have fun!Read more
Lily's Zoom Gymnastics- third Place
WOW! Lily has been participating with gymnastics on zoom and participated in a bridge competition and came third. Super achievement Lily. Well done.Read more
Ivor has created this interesting presentation about Turtles
Look at Ivor's presentation. It is facts and pictures about Loggerhead turtles. Really interesting, well done Ivor.Read more
Herbie's fantastic body picture.
Herbie has created this amazing life size body picture of himself.Read more
Archie's Amazing Writing about being a Vet
Wow! This is Archie's own work and he used his phonics to spell out all the words.Read more
Matthew amazing Home Made Night Vision Camera.
Matthew and his Dad often have a project on the go - which usually involves hiding away in the garage with bits of wood and various tools. Please find out how he made a Night Vision Camera and what he learnt.Read more
The Loxton Chefs!
Clayton, Blake and Dulcie prepared stuffed meatballs for dinner tonight (June 7th 2020) Yummy!Read more
Matthews report on VE Day
Look at Matthews detailed report of his VE day celebrations and how beautiful his cursive lettering is. Well done , Matthew.Read more
Look at Eliza's amazing body!Read more
Elsie's first home grown strawberry
Elsie has successfully grown some strawberries and tasted the first one today (5th June). Yummy!Read more
Elsie has made yummy Fruit KebabsRead more
Elsie has been building a dam.
Elsie has been walking the dog at Harridge Woods this morning (2nd June) before it got too hot! She has been enjoying making a dam like the beavers on BBC's Spring Watch!Read more
Elsie artistic picture using sticks.
Elsie has been very creative making a lovely picture from fallen leaves and twigs.Read more
Matthew has been been making a dry stone wall and planting 'Boogie Peas'
Have a look at Matthew's dry stone wall. What a great skill! He has also been growing potatoes and 'Boogie peas'.Read more
Ralph and Oscar's Art World Record
The Pearces took part in the world record attempt for the biggest online art class with illustrator Rob Biddulf today. (May 21st) 36000 people took part and it looks like a new world record was set! If you look on www.robbiddulf.com he has lots of really good child (and adult!) friendly turorials, new ones are posted every Tuesday and Thursday.Read more
Herbie's Tortoise and a Postcard to Grandma
Herbie has a new pet tortoise to care for, so he drew a fantastic picture of it.
He has also been busy writing a postcard to Grandma. What a lovely thought, Herbie!Read more
Alban, Sonny and Herbie have had some new arrivals!Read more
Cassius loving his Power Maths Book
Wow! Cassius is using counters to help him with his learning. Well done.Read more
Elsie has been gardening.
Elsie has been busy gardening. Look at the amazing things he has grown. There are strawberry plants in a big blue pot.
She is also growing raspberries, apples, carrots, peas, tomatoes, pepper, cucumbers and cabbages.
Elsie's adorable animals mask and book mark.
Elsie has created a stunning lion mask and a leopard bookmark. They look amazing Elsie!Read more
Herbie has been really busy!
Wow, Herbie has been busy with his Home Learning. He has been practising his numbers on a washing line and doing mindfulness activities colouring VE day flags with his brothers. Look at his beautiful handwriting. Well done, Herbie.Read more
Alfie, Taylor and Freddie have a nest of eggs in their bird house in the garden.
They have been watching great tits fly in and out so today ( 5th May) they have all found some facts on great tits and made a poster. Alfie drew some lovely pictures and they all coloured one in. Super fact finding from them all. Great work!Read more
Alfie helping Freddie- Team Work!
Alfie has finished his work so has asked if he can help his little brother Freddie with his maths. Very helpful Alfie.Read more
VE Day 75 Celebration
Get into the party mood for VE Day with this WWII music!Read more
Herbie made this brilliant aeroplane out of wood and painted it all by himself. Amazing Herbie, very creative.Read more
Ivor's Amazing Marble Run- Click on 'Read More' to see video
Ivor created a giant sized marble run in his bedroom.Read more
Ralph has been busy cooking during Home Learning
Ralph wanted to show off his fabulous baking!Read more
Home Learning, Homemade Family Tree
This family tree was designed by a child in Year R during Home Learning Week 1. This amazing tree has leaves made from paper with family members written on and a lovely coloured in trunk using felt tip pens. The leaves have been painted on and look so real. Such a beautiful memory to keep forever.Read more
Home Learning Beautiful Dandelion Heart.
This beautiful dandelion heart was made during home learning by a girl in Yr R. Isn't it a lovely idea?Read more
Fantastic time at Bristol Aquarium March 2020
A great time was had by all on our school trip to Bristol Aquarium. Have a look at the photos in the main section.Read more
To link with our Talk 4 Writing story of The Three Little Pigs, we made pizzas.Read more
Working with Chestnuts
Planning an obstacle course with loose parts.Read more
Music in Acorns with Mrs Turner
We are learning our school hymn 'Shine Jesus Shine'.Read more