13 Jan

Welcome back Sycamore Class!

Happy New Year Sycamore Class!

This week we have jumped straight back into our curriculum!

This half term in Maths we are learning all about ‘time’ this week our focus has been ‘before and after’ where we have been ordering the days of the week, our morning schedules and following…

12 Jan

World Religion Week 2024

Astley Park School are proud to be celebrating World Religion Week next week (15/01/24-19/01/24).

Each class has been allocated a different religion to learn about though a variety of lessons and experiences across the week. Please see the list below to see what religions individual classes…

21 Dec

Breakfast with Santa in sycamore class !

What a wonderful morning . Yummy breakfast treats followed by a visit from Santa and his elf! 
sycamore children could hear his bells ringing as he landed. 


When he arrived in class the children sat beautifully and waited patiently for him to call their name.

All the children sat next to…

14 Dec

Week 7 ! Do you want to build a snowman in sycamore !

This week in Sycamore we have been working on road safety and staying safe whilst in the community . The class took a trip out on Tuesday to Astley Park. Whilst some amazing learning took place we also had lots of fun and a play on the park. 


On Wednesday it was Christmas dinner day for…

6 Nov

Sycamore’s Sparkler Safety Session

This morning in Sycamore Class we have discussed and put into practice ‘Sparkler Safety’

Our rules to follow to stay safe:

  • Wear gloves
  • Keep lit sparklers at arms length
  • Don’t put the sparkler on the floor
  • Keep 2 metres away from other people
  • An adult needs to light the…
3 Nov

Sycamore class celebrate Halloween !

A short week in school. We are so proud of how the children have come in and focussed this week with the disruption at the start of the week. We have enjoyed some fun activities designing and creating our very own pumpkins. The children explored the insides by smelling and feeling the pumpkin…

17 Oct

Week 6 in Sycamore !

What a fantastic week in Sycamore. 
Super reading and phonics this week working on the ‘ee’ sound for some of our learners. 
A lovely story in our woodland outdoor space. 
The children have worked hard to follow patterns and rhythms in music this week. 
Super PE lesson on Thursday continuing…

9 Oct

Week 5 in Sycamore !

A very busy week in Sycamore class. 
A super sensory story in the tent. All of the children engaged well and did some super listening. 

During our toy box lesson we have been learning all about new and old toys. The children amazed us with how much they knew and demonstrated excellent…

25 Sep

Sycamore week 4!

This week in Sycamore we have enjoyed reading our story ‘Toys in Space’. Mrs Lane shared Toys In Space through a sensory story. The children enjoyed exploring the book before using their amazing phonics skills to build some words from the story. 
A real busy week trying super hard with our…

15 Sep

Week 2 in Sycamore!

What a busy week! This week we have been focusing on friendships and feelings. The children have made some friendship soup. The children choose what quality they like to have in a friend and we added that with some food colouring to our super friendship soup. 


We have all worked really hard…

6 Sep

Welcome back Sycamore Class !

A huge welcome back!  What a fantastic week we have had in Sycamore Class. 


The children have had a very busy week with lots of fun and laughs.

We have made some super friendships this week welcoming two new children to Sycamore. 

The children have settled in very well back into school…

9 Jun

A busy first week back in Sycamore !

Welcome back ! 

Syacmore class have come back ready to hit the ground running . 


This week in PE we have been practicing our throwing and catching skills working towards a full game of rounders . 


In music this week the children have amazed all staff with their  knowledge of…