January 12, 2020

It was so lovely to see all of our friends after the Christmas holidays and to hear about what everyone has been up to. 

We started off the year by investigating our surroundings and searching for signs of spring. We made some very interesting discoveries - li...

December 20, 2019

It was busy, busy at Acorns Westmeston for the last few weeks of term. We practised our writing in a variety of ways, using rainbow rice to trace letters with our fingers and a whiteboard to draw and write on. 

We started to get into the festive spir...

November 30, 2019

There was some messy fun in store for us this week as we investigated colours and textures. We used coloured ice to paint with and watched how the shapes of the ice blocks changed as they melted. Some of the ice blocks even had creatures inside! By lunchtime, all that...

November 23, 2019

Our focus for this week has been 'health and self care' and so we have been practising how to keep ourselves clean. We drew germs on teeth then had fun brushing them clean with a toothbrush. 

We learnt the importance of washing our hands as well. Mrs Tubb used green pai...

November 17, 2019

We started the week off on Remembrance Day which we marked by decorating Remembrance poems with printed poppies. We talked about the significance of the day and why it is important. 

This week we have been focusing on reading. We made our own books and some of us n...

November 9, 2019

We celebrated Bonfire Night this week and created some 'Fireworks in a Jar'. We poured warm water into a jar and then added drops of food colouring to some oil. When we added the oil into the water, we watched the colourful blobs explode and make pretty patterns.

We als...

October 19, 2019

We took a trip to the high seas this week and played at being pirates. We enjoyed dressing up and taking a trip on the pirate ship. Some us had to walk the plank - this was great for our balancing skills and luckily the water wasn't very deep if we fell in!

We had the c...

October 13, 2019

This week we have celebrated all things Harvest and learnt about this important time of year. On Tuesday we were invited by our friends Gary and Tessa to visit Westmeston Church to look at their beautiful Harvest display. We were sent on a mission to find pictures of w...

September 28, 2019

What a lot of rain we have had this week and what a lot of mud! But we haven't let the weather dampen our spirits, in fact we seem to have had even more fun in the wet weather!

The sun shone for our gardening club on Monday and the boys are doing a wonderful job of keep...

September 20, 2019

What a glorious week of sunshine we have had. So much so, we have hardly spent any time indoors. 

We have enjoyed using lots of different building materials to create shelters and structures. Using good teamwork is important when working on projects together and we have...

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