12 Nov 2015
November 12, 2015

We Celebrated Diwali!

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We had a wonderful day learning about how to celebrate Diwali. We started the week learning the story of Rama and Sita. We have been acting out the story in our party house celebrating Sita’s safe return. We made diva lamps by moulding clay, we had a visitor who created beautiful mehndi patterns on our hands.. read more →

06 Nov 2015
November 6, 2015

Year 1 Improving Dartford Park

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As part of our topic on ‘Our Community’, the Year 1 children had to decide how to improve Dartford Park. They decided that a ‘petting zoo’ would be a good addition and went on a visit to find the perfect location. After a lot of deliberation the perfect spot was found. The children also had.. read more →

06 Nov 2015
November 6, 2015

Ace Adventures

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We had our first Ace adventure last term which was a resounding success. The pupils used all of their learning to compete against each other in teams to find ways of improving the local area in our topic ‘Where do I go from here?’ The designs included shopping centres, cinemas, petting zoos as well as.. read more →

We were very fortunate to receive a visit from the Mayor and Mayoress during our ACE adventure week. The Mayor and his wife spent a couple of hours visiting all the classrooms looking at the fantastic work the pupils did in improving Dartford. He was so impressed that he has asked us to send our.. read more →

06 Nov 2015
November 6, 2015

Festival Of Lights

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On Friday 23rd October, Years 4 and 5 took part in Dartford’s Festival of Lights extravaganza. The children had made lanterns at school and were extremely excited to take part. The procession took us around the town centre before ending at the bandstand in the park where the festivities culminated in an amazing fireworks display… read more →