Lots of outdoor fun

November 9, 2018

Pippins class have made some amazing purple octopuses this week. We had fun counting up to eight and talking about where we find octopuses and what they like to eat. Acorns class have been enjoying our vets’ area, looking after sick animals and helping them feel better. We also had lots of fun jumping in […]

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A special Day of Remembrance

On this special day of Remembrance, when we recall all members of the Copthorne community who lost their lives in the first World War 100 years ago, we read out the names of the fallen, including one new name discovered only 2 days ago. Robert Paterson left Birkenhead School as a School Prefect and Head […]

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Look what we have made with our pumpkins!

October 20, 2018

In Pippins this week we had great fun making some very special owls, using lovely orange pumpkins, sparkly eyes and feathers! The children all thought of names for their owls and couldn’t wait to take them home … Acorns class have been measuring their feet and counting how many squares long they are! We have […]

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Making Bird Feeders

October 6, 2018

Pippins class have been making handprint speckled frogs as our colour theme is green this week!  We have also enjoyed learning the speckled frog song! Acorns class have been discussing keeping ourselves clean this week! We have turned our role play area into a bathroom and have been giving babies a bath. We have used […]

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Harvest Festivals – Friday, 12 October

Parents are welcome to the Harvest Festival services in the chapel next week. Please could your child bring in something appropriate to be donated to our local homeless charity, Crawley Open House. They love to receive non-perishable items which can be stored for future use, as well as items for the residents such as toothbrushes […]

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The sun has shone inside the classroom as much as outside! 

September 29, 2018

The sun has shone inside the classroom as much as outside!  We have made lovely yellow suns with lots of different yellow materials and painted our hands to print the sun’s rays. We have also had fun searching for insects in jelly! This week Acorns class have been talking about bedtime …. making little puppet […]

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MacMillan Coffee Morning and Tea Party

A huge thank you to Cherry Persad, ex parent, who came back to school to arrange the MacMillan Coffee Morning! And what a success it has been. Thank you to everyone who baked cakes, biscuits, muffins and other yummy items! We will let you know next week how much we raised for this very worthwhile […]

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Houses and Homes

September 21, 2018

Pippins class have been blue all week, and made some very lovely stained glass windows using lots of different shades of blue. Next week we will be looking at the colour yellow and keeping summer alive with some hanging sunshines. Acorns class have been looking at houses and healthy eating this week. We have had […]

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