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14 01, 2020

Harvesting our Jerusalem Artichokes

By |2020-01-23T17:00:12+00:00January 14th, 2020|Outdoor Learning, Year 5 2019-20|

Year 5s have been busy harvesting the Jersusalem artichokes which were planted back in the spring. The tubers were planted under the soil similarly to how you plant potatoes and the children were thrilled when the stems grew to an enormous height. Here’s a sign from the garden explaining more:


18 12, 2019

Bulbs for London

By |2020-01-09T18:12:43+00:00December 18th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Year 6 2019-20|

A group of Year 6s have been extremely industrious during the last few days of term since a large box of bulbs arrived from Bulbs for London!

As well as potting up loads of daffodils, hyacinths and tulips in large pots using their ‘school made’ compost from our wildlife garden, they also put some of the […]

17 12, 2019

Sowing our Wildflower Meadow

By |2019-12-17T20:32:33+00:00December 17th, 2019|Nursery 2019-20, Outdoor Learning, Year 5 2019-20|

Year 5s helped Nursery children to sow the seed for next summer’s wildflower meadow in our wildlife garden this afternoon. They mixed poppy, cornflower and flax seed with sand and scattered it in an area cleared of weeds.

13 12, 2019

Fun in the garden

By |2019-12-13T11:21:15+00:00December 13th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, PSEH, Year 2 2019-20|

When we explored the garden this week we took inspiration from our Magical Tradition show. We focused on 2LS’ story from the Ukraine.

We really enjoyed making our own spider webs and took these home to help decorate our homes over the Christmas period.


KODAK Digital Still Camera […]

5 12, 2019

Biscuit making for our Winter Fair

By |2019-12-05T18:40:14+00:00December 5th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Year 4 2019-20|

All Year 4s are taking it in turns to make savoury vegan cheese biscuits for the cake stall at our Winter Fair. Vegan means no dairy products and no eggs. To add flavour, the children popped out into our Wildlife Garden to pick some sage and rosemary as extra ingredients!