Category: Early Years

Pre-Reception & Receptions Trip to the Library

5th December 2023

Pre-Reception and Reception enjoyed a trip to Camberley library. We walked into town and were on the lookout for Christmas decorations, they especially liked the giant Christmas bauble! At the library the children had a look at some books independently and then Miss Goswell read us the story of the Ugly Duckling. They had a…

Reception trip to Octogon Sweets

20th October 2023

Reception have been learning all about money.  They put their knowledge of money into place when they took a trip to Octagon Sweets in Camberley.  The children had great fun choosing from the array of pick and mix sweets in the shop and then they used their knowledge of money to pay for their sweets. …

Smashing Pumpkins in Reception

19th October 2023

In science, the Reception class made predictions as to what would happen when Miss Goswell dropped a pumpkin from up high.  A lot of the children thought it would be very messy.   Miss Goswell had to drop it two times to get it to break, but the pumpkin did in fact make a big mess….

Little Lyndhurst – Sorting

19th October 2023

Little Lyndhurst have been enjoying the topic of sorting.  They have been looking at what rule should be used in a sorting activity, whether it should be sorted by size or colour.   The children in Little Lyndhurst independently sorted the little bears dependent on their size.  The children really enjoyed lining them all up in…

Little Lyndhurst – Car racing

19th October 2023

Little Lyndhurst had a brilliant time staging their own car races.  The loved pushing the cars down the track, helping to develop their gross motor skills.   The children enjoyed seeing which place their car came on the race track.  They learnt about first, second and third place, helping with their understanding of ordinal numbers.  The…

Lyndhurst’s green fingers supporting the Co-op

10th October 2023

Earlier this year, our pupils kindly donated some seedling that they grew over the half term holidays, as part of the the Co-op’s Spring Challenge to support Yateley Industries Community Pantry Garden Project.   We are delighted to share an update on how the seedlings have blossomed into fabulous plants.  The community there have harvested some of the…

Little Lyndhurst – Getting creative

10th October 2023

Little Lyndhurst have been getting creative with a whole range of different mediums.  They have enjoyed doing some doodling helping to support their fine motor skills and expressing themselves with some lovely paintings .  They also enjoyed making abstract pictures sticking shapes and feathers to a piece of paper.

Little Lyndhurst – Building Towers

10th October 2023

The children in Little Lyndhurst have been enjoying using the wooden blocks to build some very impressive towers.  They were very patience and delicate putting the bricks on top of each other and were very proud of their results.  Well done!

Little Lyndhurst – Park life

10th October 2023

Little Lyndhurst love their trips to the local playground, where they get to work on their gross motor skills and building of their peer relationships.  There was lots of giggles and laughter as the children swung on the swing together.  They showed great teamwork pushing the roundabout and they got up to lots of adventures…

It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

5th October 2023

It is never too early for Christmas preparations!   Lyndhurst have been getting in the festive spirit by creating their Christmas cards ready for the printers.  They have used a variety of techniques across the school to create a very diverse range of cards, from snowy painted landscapes to colourful stain glass window cards.  The judging…