School News

Join us for a Tour! November 2020

If you are looking for a school place, we would love to show you around! Our tours are personalised for prospective families so that parents and children gain the most from their visit…you will have an opportunity to meet our wonderful pupils and staff, experience our fantastic learning environment and ask any questions that you […]

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Happy Diwali! November 2020

Pre-School have been learning about the Hindu festival of Diwali.  We have made our own Rangoli patterns which are colourful designs used as a form of wall and art decoration in India. They are a huge part of Diwali celebrations and are used to welcome Goddess Lakshmi into people’s homes.  We have also explored different […]

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Gardening! November 2020

Year 1 have been learning in our outdoor classroom and starting our new project – gardening! We loved clearing out our wild-garden area by sweeping up leaves and removing the unwanted plants. We have also been learning about feeding the birds – we now have our own bird feeders and will also be making some […]

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We Will Remember – November 2020

Today, we have been learning about Remembrance Day and the bravery of all those who lost their lives while fighting for our country. Our assembly prompted class discussions about the importance of Remembrance Day and the sacrifices that were made, we paused for the 2 minute silence and our youngest children made poppies to wear

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Thank You, NLT! November 2020

Thank you so much to the National Literacy Trust who have donated £2,000 of amazing books for children in all year groups to enjoy, as part of the Young Readers Project. We love that feeling of opening a new book and beginning our next adventure!

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We’ve Got Rhythm, Too! November 2020

We love our weekly African drumming lessons!  All children in Year 3 and Year 4 are learning to play and so far we have discovered that the drums have lots of different sounds, depending on how we use our hands and where we tap the drums – we are also learning that rhythm is the […]

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Teacher’s Pet! October 2020

This furry supporter of our school community is taking time out from his Halloween preparations to get his claws into technology and check children’s online holiday learning – he told us that the amount of effort children have put in is purrrrrfect!

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Broomsticks for Books – 23 October 2020

No tricks for us…just treats! We could sense the excitement this morning as children (and staff!) arrived for our Halloween Story and Dress-Up Day – a whole day of activities based around reading and spooky story-telling to raise money for more books…what a frightfully fantastic day – so much fun!

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Role Models – October 2020

Our NHS heroes are never far from all of our thoughts at the moment and even our youngest children have been inspired to find out more so we have been learning all about people who help us and how to look after ourselves and each other – we love learning through role play!

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Diversity Celebration – October 2020

In October and November, we always celebrate the diversity of our wonderful school and wider community and this year is no exception! Our learning is focused on thinking about and valuing all the ways in which we are different from everyone else, from the way we look to the way we think to the places […]

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King's Oak Primary School
Dickerage Lane
New Malden
Surrey KT3 3RZ