# School Blog: December 2018

20th December 2018

### Year 4 Christmas Fun!

It has been a very busy few weeks preparing for Christmas. Year 4 have had a lot of fun taking part in a variety of…

19th December 2018

### Christmas craft in Foundation.

This Monday Foundation held a Christmas craft afternoon after our amazing Christmas sing song. A variety of activities were on offer such as, delicious…

18th December 2018

### Candy Christmas Fun!

This Thursday, Year 3 had a very Christmassy afternoon! We started off with our Christmas lunch and enjoyed pulling crackers with our teachers and classmates. …

17th December 2018

### Kingsleigh Tumbling Stars!

On Sunday 18th November, Kingsleigh Primary School entered two teams in the Dorset Tumbling Competition at Rossmore Leisure Centre.  We have not entered this competition for over ten…

14th December 2018

### Marvellous Money

This week in Year 1, we have been learning about money. It is important to learn about money so that we know how to pay…

13th December 2018

### Harry Potter Potions!

Year 6 have now conducted their experiments, investigating the density of common household liquids.  The children carefully reviewed their plan and their prediction, then carried…

12th December 2018

### Day of the Dead, Skulls

Inspired by the Day of the Dead celebrated in South American countries, such as Mexico, the Gifted and Talented Art Club created drawings and clay…

11th December 2018

### An icy problem.

We had an icy problem to solve in Pre-School today. There was a huge block of ice with some animals trapped inside. At first we…

10th December 2018

### Practical maths!

Since the start of this half term, the year 6 children have been tackling maths problems using practical resources. We firmly believe this helps reinforce the…

7th December 2018

### Under the Sea!

Stingray Base have been taking a journey under the sea these past few weeks! We have created some fabulous portholes which show the world of…

6th December 2018

### Exploring Number with Cuisenaire Rods

Year 2 have been exploring a new practical maths resource we have in school called Cuisenaire Rods. The colourful rods represent values from one to…

5th December 2018

### Year 4 Mathematicians

Year 4 have been exploring the place value counters and have used the place value mats to support them with addition and subtraction.