Huge congratulations to the children (and Mrs Porter!) on their winning Superheroes at Country Fest!
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OF OUR EYFS CHILDREN, AND WELCOME BACK!! We are busy getting straight back into our routines in EYFS, and the pupils have settled into the new areas at school very well. We are busy exploring our topic of weather this term, looking at ice and snow for a couple of […]
Each class went to Park End Moss but the EYFS children were the first visitors of the week. They were so excited on the minibus and we didn’t have far to travel to Brigsteer where we were met by Rob. He lead the way to the hide and we saw some deer hiding in the […]
Cumbria In Bloom Schools Gardening Competition This year we are taking quite a pride in our garden. Two weeks ago we were part of Crosthwaite’s Open Gardens, so lots of people were able to come and see what we have been doing. Let’s hope all our hard work has payed off as this year we […]
30 Day’s Wild The EYFS children are loving going WILD in June! This has been set up by the British Wildlife Trust and at Crosthwaite School, 30 Days Wild is causing quite a stir. So far we have enjoyed looking for bugs and butterflies, making seed bombs, mud painting with paintbrushes that they made themselves, […]
In EYFS, we have been extremely fortunate to be able to get out into our garden, and explore, in this beautiful weather we have been having. The children are all very engaged and keen in their learning about their environment, and we have been doing scavenger hunts; making flower crowns; looking for bugs; and even […]
Throughout this past week, we have been looking to enhance our learning about the Royal family, in readiness of the Queen’s 90th Birthday celebrations on Friday. We have been making red, white and blue bunting; we have been looking at the royal family; and we have read the story of the Queens Knickers, to celebrate […]
Today, the EYFS Reception children explored all the different sounds the musical instruments made. They then built up a musical piece. set to a story of a Chinese dragon, using their different instruments and sounds.
The Early Years were very lucky to have a visit from Tim Farron MP today who explained a little about Armistice Day to the children, following their poppy day craft activities. See Miss Messenger’s page for more details!
Early Years has had an alien visitor this morning! We went out to look at the playground and found that a huge mess, with tables and chairs turned over and some strange slimey goo everywhere! We were very confused until we discovered a letter from an alien called Bob who had come to visit our […]