September 26, 2019

To give all the children a chance at preparing, baking and selling for Macmillan this year, we organised ourselves into 3 teams.  We found a naturally talented marketeer in our midst with a wonderfully pleading visage and a talent for wording home made stickers.  We ba...

September 17, 2019

We have to be considerate to the nursery next door, but the children really enjoy making music.  We put the bells away for the summer and this gives us a lovely opportunity when we get them out again to match them properly.  Some of the children are practising recorder...

September 2, 2019

Our garden has never looked so beautiful and as is nature's ways, it is the summer holidays.  We came back to class to it still looking beautiful after some really scorching weeks - with grateful thanks to the wonderful efforts of some of our volunteers and parents.  T...

July 17, 2019

To continue our work on The Kapok Tree, the class prepared and produced a puppet show, taking on the different characters and animals in it.  They shared their work with parents and siblings at the end of term 'fair' they also made.

July 10, 2019

We have been studying the work of air and the history of flight over the past few weeks, making timelines, marvelling at the bravery of the first people to launch themselves off of towers, to fly next to naked flames in early balloons and to have nothing between them a...

July 9, 2019

We have enjoyed working hard in our garden - starting by planting the right plants and with lots of love and attention along the way.  Hot afternoons, sketching flowers and listening to a story - what a lovely way to end a class day.

July 2, 2019

Every Tuesday this summer we've heard the toot and the chug of the steam train arriving into Windsor and Eton Riverside station.  So, today, just like the story, we impetuously downed tools and hurried to the vantage point of the bridge to wave to the enthusiasts arriv...

June 10, 2019

In a Montessori classroom, the guide or teacher, is just one of many teaching aids available to the children and not the most important.  We obviously have the many specific Montessori materials which help the child work with their hands in conjunction with their minds...

May 20, 2019

Whilst we were at the Henley Museum, we came across a posed question prompted by the many different travels contained within the Wind in the Willows:  What journey would you like to go on and what would you take with you?

We brought this idea back with us and used it to...

May 15, 2019

We are so proud of our pond and bird trough combo.  We just need to let the water de-chlorinate, then we can add some water snails.

As a follow-on from plant buying, a presentation was created by one child to explain the purpose of each of the 4 types of plants chosen. 

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What we are reading in class

Four You Say Which Way Adventures 

by  Blair Polly & D M Potter

Notso Hotso

by Anne Fine

The Mystery of the Egyptian Amulet

by Scott Peters

Counting on Katherine - how Katherine Johnson put Astronauts on the Moon

by Helaine Becker

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