Reception and Key Stage 1

Acorns Class teachers are Mrs Vincent and Mrs Young

Mrs O’Brien is our fabulous Higher level teaching assistant 

Mrs Todd is our wonderful Key Stage one teaching assistant

We  team teach Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 in 2 lovely rooms with a sheltered play area outside.

Curriculum plans

Click on the links below to see what we are up to this year.

The first document is our most recent medium term plan so that you can see what our pupils will be looking at this term.

Some of our plans last for more than one year and links to these documents are below:


PTA Boot Sale!

'Fruits of the children's labour'!

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Yarn Bombed!

A riot of rainbow colours and woolly textures!

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Garden Bounty!

Veg in abundance.

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Gem Powers

Our Gem Powers are helping us to settle into our new bubbles and routines within the school

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Welcome Back to School

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/coronavirus-back-to-school/zg6kbqt

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 parents

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Reception 2020!

Reception Class 2020 came in for a stay and play session!

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Little Roots Doorstep Graduations

Willow's socially distant preschool graduation!

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Practise Makes Perfect!

Mayci's Doodle Spell practise is definitely helping!

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Power Maths Book Finished

JJ has completed his Power Maths book!

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My Pet!

Emilee's wonderful pet kitten!

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Year 2 at school

Year twos bubble together!

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Forces

Calculations and experiments!

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Table-tastic!

Mayci is definitely a Times Table superstar!

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Reception & Year 1 at School

Transition sessions for Reception & Year 1 are a great success!

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Insects Paintings

Mini beast project inspires beautiful artwork!

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Lockdown Birthdays

June Birthday Shout-Out!

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Sports Day Fun!

Well done everyone for joining in with this years Sports Day at Home!

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A Mindfulness Moment

Weaving outside brings a moment of mindfulness!

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A Budding Author!

Hywel has written, illustrated and created his very first book!

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Kite Delight

Mathematics, design and science - as well as lots of fun!

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22nd June - Sports Day 2020

A virtual sports day for 2020!

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Jack & Jude's busy lock down

Excellent Online Learning!

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A busy week for Corey & Charlie-Rose

Home Learning fun!

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Cory's excellent handwriting

Perseverance pays off!

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A Pirate Princess Diary

Mayci's marvellous diary entry!

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Sibling Gardening! 

The best family gardeners in Stoke?..

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A creative science week for Hywel

Hywel's has been doing some amazing science work this week!

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Lockdown Birthdays!

May Birthday Shout-Outs!..

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Gardening Club and Poly Tunnel New!

Some half-term updates.. Snails, mystery plants and lots of growth too!

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Keeping In Touch

Dotty has a new pen-pal!

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Radio Interview

Claire Carter’s Breakfast Show featuring the Croscombe & Stoke St Michael Federation!

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Super Willow's Sorting!

Willow investigates objects that float or sink.

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Leather Head Turtles

Hywel's letter to Dr Ouch!

Hywel has been working really hard at writing and sending a letter to Dr. Ouch and also making a fact file about leather head turtles.

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A Legotastic Pyramid!

Egg-cellent Home learning from Jude and Jack

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Penguin Fact File

Brilliant Research from Theo!

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Letter writing to Great-Granny

Emilee's Amazing Ruby-Power!

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Ben's VE Day Picture

VE Day 75 Celebrations

Fun in the sun for VE Day!

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Corey & Charlie-Rose's Busy Week!

Maths, English, History & much more..

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VE Day 75 Celebration

Get into the party mood for VE Day with WWII music!

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VE Day Bunting

Getting creative for VE Day 75 Celebrations!

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Frozen Yoga

Mindfullness Monday with Cosmic Yoga!

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Hope & JJ’s imaginative collages

Another busy day of home learning!

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Theo's Letter to the Queen!

Theo has written a fabulous letter to Queen Elizabeth II.

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Olivia's Magic Box

Olivia has done an excellent Talk For Writing poem!

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Bethan's cress has started to grow.

Bethan's Cress has started to grow

Reception children have all been busy planting their cress seeds in the beautiful sunshine! 

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Our Victorian Day

Acorns had a fantastic day in the life of a Victorian child.

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Tonal paint

Tonal paint and brush strokes

Acorns children learned tonal paint and brush stroke techniques whilst creating some pirate ship art.

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‘The Earth Science Centre’

‘The Earth Science Centre’

Today Acorns visited ‘The Earth Science Centre’ at Moonshill quarry in Stoke St Michael.

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Sunflowers

Acorns class grow sunflowers

Acorns class grow sunflowers.

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Acorns Class Curriculum Plan Acorns Class Curriculum Plan