Year Group Blog

Celebration, Friendship and Hope

As our first term’s LAMDA comes to a close, we have been celebrating and sharing our fantastic performances of our memorised poems. Eye contact, posture and expression have all been on show and will continue to be useful in our …

Making, Performing and Investigating

Preparations continued for our fundraising extravaganza, which will take place this Friday (Family Friday, 8th December). We worked carefully to craft our creations and look forward to sharing them with you next week.

We were also lucky to experience the …

First foray into Forest School

Oak class took part in the one of the first Forest School sessions to take place at UCPS this week. We all had to wrap up especially warm as we explored our natural surroundings with our friends.

We established how …

Anti-Bullying Week at UCPS

We have been focused on the importance of being different and unique, but also equal in the way that we are treated as part of Anti-Bullying Week 2017. On Tuesday we wore our odd socks and also completed a puzzle …

Poppies and P.E

With Remembrance weekend upon us, Oak class reflected on what it means to be a soldier, what conflict is and the feelings of both sadness and hope that arose from our reflections. As a response to this, we created poppy …

The Heart and the Bottle

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Oak Class went to explore a mystery this week –  an empty chair, a pair of glasses, slippers and an open book.

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We used all of our questioning skills to try to get to the bottom of this mysterious appearance. …

Family, Food and Diversity

Featuring guest bloggers: L and L

We have had an amazing last week of term, including Snuggle with a Story, making Egyptian bread and learning about the different languages in our school.

Thank you to all of the adults who …

Book Week 2017

Oak class have been so excited to share their books this week – we invited Thames class to share with us and then read with the Year 1 children in the library.

We also can’t get enough of Read Theory

The Pyramid, The Sphinx and The Structure of Rocks

Year 3 and 4 were lucky enough to be visited by a Petrologist this week. Dr Bunbury, whose research has taken her to Egypt many times, came to explain to us about how mud and rocks can reveal hidden historical …

Oak Visit the Fitzwilliam Museum

It’s been such an exciting week in Oak class as we went on our first trip as Year Threes – to the Fitzwilliam Museum. We were very excited, as you can see…

After we dropped our bags, we went straight …