What an exciting week the Leavers have had as they explored the lifecycle of a chick. Painting a pictorial lifecycle depicting the different stages helped consolidate their understanding of the process. The children paid enormous attention to detail as they painted an egg, hatchling, chick and [...]
Thank you to all those who were able to join us for Bring Mummy to School Day. The children loved having you here and we hope you enjoyed the morning.
We are thrilled to introduce our newly appointed teaching assistant, Eszter David, who brings a wealth of experience having taught at Henry [...]
Both the Upstairs and Downstairs Classes have enjoyed celebrating World Book Day during the week. Everyone was eager to discuss their favourite book character during our art lessons and illustrated them with paint. Please do take the time to look at the children’s lovely pictures. Dressing up on[...]
Chinese New Year was the platform for the learning throughout Oaktree nursery this week.
The Downstairs children have enjoyed lion dancing and exploring musical instruments. Everyone was very keen to dress up in the lion costume, leading the parade as their friends followed behind. During Art the [...]
The entire school’s learning was focused on “My Brother, My Sister and Me” by Pat Thomas in preparation for our visit to the Polka Theatre earlier today.
Pink, Red and Yellow Group began the week with discussions about siblings, cousins and positions in their respective family, which [...]
Blue, Green and Orange Group at Oaktree have focused on the “ Grumpy Frog” by Ed Vere. We began the week with discussions about our feelings and during Drama lesson reenacted different emotions. Everyone agreed that it is absolutely fine to be cross, sad and grumpy sometimes but generally [...]
Pink, Red and Yellow Groups’ learning activities were inspired by “ The Big Orange Thing” by Jerry Juhl. This week began with everyone utilising their creative skills and imagination to build their very own “Thing”. Whilst engaging in this process we discussed 3D shapes and how to [...]
We have had a fantastic start to the term. The new children have settled extremely well whilst the others have easily slipped back into the daily routine.
Blue, Green and Orange Group have embraced this week’s topic “Little Cloud” by Eric Carle. We have explored texture while making [...]