16 May 2019


We had a fabulous time at Caedon College on Thursday doing 'Quad kids.' Thank you very much to Mr. Hopper for organizing this and to the Sports Leaders for running the events.  We took part in 10 different activities including shot-put, the howler, long jump and sprint.  The children thoroughly…

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10 May 2019


'The Jolly Postman' has caused much excitement in Holly class this week.  He has been delivering a variety of post including a new catalogue for the children to order from (don't tell Mr Gunning!) We have been wizards and witches, and written an order form trying to persuade them to send us their…

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28 March 2019


We have had great fun this week re-enacting the story of 'Where the Wild Things Are.' The children were very imagination in their voices and the characters they were pretending to be!

In Maths, we have been weighing objects from around our classroom to find their mass.  Well done to James…

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22 March 2019


Mrs Maud and myself must say a huge well done to all of Holly class on their interest, enthusiasm and behavior when visiting the library this week.  We looked at signs of spring on our walk there, and were also lucky enough to see a new tree sculpture being created in Pannett Park.  When we…

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8 March 2019

Welcome back

Welcome back everyone! We hope you all had a fun filled week off and have returned ready for this next half term.  

We have started to read our new class book...but have not yet shared with the children what it is called! We have had some fabulous discussion work from the illustrations in the…

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15 February 2019

15th February 2018

This week we had a very special visit from Mrs Wood's Guinea Pigs, Daffodil and Chewy. They came to help us learn about adjectives. We thought of lots of new and exciting words to describe them especially Chewy who is more mischievous than the timid Daffodil! Please ask your child about the…

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27 January 2019

25th January 2019

This week we have enjoyed turning the story of 'The Three Little Pigs', into a comic strip. We have enjoyed exploring what the character says can be completely different to what the character is thinking! It has allowed us to explore humour in our writing.
We have also also enjoyed finding…
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11 January 2019

11th January 2019

Welcome back Holly class. It is lovely to see you all. We hope that you have had a fantastic holiday and that you all got lots of presents.


This week we have started to look at a new book called 'Traction Man is Here'. We have enjoyed listening to Traction Man's adventures with Scrubbing…

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14 December 2018

Friday 14th December

Wow, what a fantastic week!

This week we have had our Christmas performances of ‘Hey Ewe’.  I am sure you all agree that the children were amazing and demonstrated their excellent acting and speaking skills. A big thank you to you all for helping the children learn their words, organising the…

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22 November 2018

22nd November 2018

Holly class are continuing to look at the Julia Donaldson book, 'The Snail and the Whale'. We are busy creating a freeze of the front cover during our art lessons. Keep a look out in the entrance for our fantastic artwork. We have also enjoyed discussing our favourite part of the story. Please ask…

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16 November 2018

Friday 16th November

We have had a very exciting week in Holly class! On Monday, we got to go to Whitby beach as part of our new topic based on the book 'The snail and the whale'. We walked down to the beach and even got chance to have a quick look at the Captain Cook monument.




Once at the beach we…

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25 October 2018


Thank you to all the parents who came to Parents evenings this week with Mrs Maud and myself. We are so extremely proud of all of the children and the progress they have made this half term.  If you did not manage to see us please make an appointment for the first week as we have lots of lovely…

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