Early Years Foundation Stage

Sep
12

Welcome to Class R!

We have had a wonderful first week here in Class R with our lovely new children. They have settled beautifully and are enjoying making new friends and exploring the school and grounds. We can tell we are going to have an amazing year!
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Sep
11

School Open as Usual Tuesday 12th September

Yorkshire Water have solved the problem of the blocked drain at school which means we will be open as usual tomorrow morning.

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Jul
27

End of Year Games

Although there was only one day left, it didn't stop our fun.  The children gathered in their family groups to play a variety of fun games and activities.  There were lots of laughs, silly voices and frantic races. A perfect way to say goodbye to another very successful year in school.  Wishing you all an [...]
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May
26

Active Fun!

The children were all very excited to see the new playground markings being installed yesterday so it was no surprise that even the warm summer sun did not put them off getting active today. We've had energetic jumping, hopping, skipping  and even some dancing on top of the world! A big thanks goes to Miss Brown [...]
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May
25

Reading at Home

We have updated the parents section of the website with new content to help support home reading.  As well as our school guides about the best ways you can support your child, we have also added some popular books lists for different age ranges.  We know ourselves that it can sometimes be difficult to find well-written, engaging texts which [...]
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Apr
04

Tickton’s Got Talent

As part of our fundraising efforts for this year's Red Nose Day, we held our very own talent show in school.  Children all the way through from Class R to Class 6 took part performing music, dance, comedy and even some magic.  A great time was had by all for such a worthwhile cause. Congratulations [...]
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Mar
10

Getting Creative

Over the next few weeks the whole school will explore activities linking to Hull, the City of Culture for 2017 - our first whole school creative topic.  To launch the topic children  all through the school worked in mixed-age 'Family Groups' taking part in sessions which included: bridge building; ipad artwork; orienteering based on Amy Johnsons moth trail; and [...]
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May
26

Ofsted ‘Good’ News

Ofted published our new report for the school yesterday which rates the school as ‘good’ in all key areas, and ‘outstanding’ for pupils’ personal development, behaviour and welfare. During the two day visit, the inspectors were extremely impressed by our pupils who told them they ‘love school’ and can’t wait to go to the ‘happy, friendly, caring place.’ They […]

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Mar
23

Super Sport Fundraisers!

Well done to all our pupils and families who supported our fundraising efforts for Sport Relief this year.  They scooted, skipped, walked and baked to raise a staggering £1,718!  We couldn’t me more proud of the fantastic effort made and the fun day we had in school.  Have a look at some of our photos […]

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Mother’s Day tea party

Class R decided they wanted to treat their Mums and Grandmas to a special afternoon tea. They wrote their own special invitations and planned to bake extra tasty biscuits for a treat. A very busy day getting sticky and messy was just what they had in mind! Everyone worked really hard and we managed to make […]

By J Havercroft | Early Years Foundation Stage
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