The Performing Arts Club (Oaktree’s Wednesday afternoon school) was very excited to perform a ‘Mini Musical’ of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ to their peers and parents. They chose the story in February before half term and subsequently selected the songs, their roles, designed the invitation, [...]
It was lovely to welcome the Mummies to school this morning - we do hope you all enjoyed the experience.
Last week at Oaktree Nursery the Kits focused on health and exercise inspired by “Ready Steady Mo” by Mo Farah. All the activities promoted active play and a reduction in sedentary [...]
It was lovely to welcome the children back after the half term break and we do hope that you enjoyed a restful week. Judging by their stories they had a marvellous time.
"Alan’s Big Scary Teeth” was last week’s theme for the Kits with the main focus being dental hygiene. We [...]
Celebrating The Chinese New Year recently was thoroughly enjoyed by both the Squirrels and Kits. They particularly liked learning to move to the rhythm of traditional Chinese music as we performed the Lion Dance.
Listening to the traditional tale that inspired the Chinese zodiac, in which animals [...]
The Kits have had a busy two weeks as they explored lots of activities inspired by “Singing in the Rain” and “My Granny Went to Market”. “Singing in the Rain”, a colourful book based on the song, celebrates rainy days and roused the Kits interest as they used water colours to paint[...]
We are delighted that everyone has slipped back into the daily routine with ease and that the new children have settled extremely well.
Over the past week or so the children have enjoyed sharing and illustrating their Christmas experiences. It would appear that Father Christmas visited everyone [...]
We are delighted that the children have settled extremely well into their respective classrooms and are becoming more familiar with their daily routine.
The Kits have enthusiastically participated in lots of fun activities linked to “Jungle Hide and Seek”. Monday’s Drama lesson, hunting for [...]
Once again a group of children visited the pensioners and enjoyed a singing session. ‘A Yellow Submarine” and our Growing Song were firm favourites and it was lovely to see the young and old revelling in each other’s company as they teamed up for “Row Row Row The Boat”. The pensioners [...]