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Healthy Eating Week July 2017 (24 images)

Downe 2017 (58 images)

Sports Morning 2017 (53 images)

Holly and Willow to Ladyland Farm (78 images)

The children had a lovely day at the farm where they saw lots of animals, held some and fed others. Had a tractor trailer ride and climbed on hay bales.

Chestnut and Hazel Learning Visit to Brighton (46 images)

Morden Hall Park Snuff Mill (41 images)

Larch Class had a brilliant day exploring rivers at Morden Hall Park Snuff Mill. Children measured the depth and speed of the river, looked at river features and took part in pond dipping. All in glorious Spring sunshine.

Holly and Willow Holiday Day 2017 (26 images)

Year 3 to Cutty Sark (16 images)

Year 4 to Buddhapadipa (11 images)

Highlights from Autumn Term 2016 (45 images)

Oak Class Museum Visits (14 images)

Croydon Museum and Museum of London for Second World War Sessions

A Day at Forestdale (64 images)

Wednesday 14th September

Working Together September 2016 (52 images)

Sports Morning & Family Picnic (67 images)

Oak Class to Downe Scout Activity Centre (64 images)

Oak Class spent four days at Downe trying out a variety of outdoor activities including the climbing wall, crate staking, shooting, high wires and archery. The children also made their sandwiches for lunchtime and did the washing up. This was all useful preparation for the team building skills required for secondary school, as well a great way for the children to spend time together before they go their separate ways.

Battersea Park Zoo (36 images)

A fantastic day out for children in Birch and Rowan classes. They saw lots of animals and learnt about them too.

Healthy Eating Week (54 images)

Children took part in Healthy Eating Week, a national campaign run by the British Nutrition Campaign which aims to promote healthy eating and drinking, being active, food provenance and cooking in school. Children were encouraged to take part in a ‘Strive for Five Challenge’ and prepared a healthy eating dish in school.

Traditional Tales Day (24 images)

Children in Holly and Willow classes dressed up as a character from a traditional tale to tie in with their 'Animals and Traditional Tales' topic. During the day children took part in role play, writing and creative activities. Lots of Red Riding Hoods, Wolves, Bears, Jacks and Goldilocks.

Holly and Willow visit to Ladyland Farm (63 images)

Holly and Willow classes had a fantastic day at Ladyland Farm where children saw sheep, lambs, goats, kids, calves, chicks and rabbits.

Red, White and Blue Day (37 images)

Children celebrated HM Queen's 90th Birthday by wearing red and white and blue to school and enjoying a street party picnic in the playground. Children had made beautiful bunting which is displayed in the school hall along with the Queen knitted by Mrs Gibbs.

Poplar and Elm to Cherry Orchard Garden Centre (15 images)

The classes visited the garden centre to learn about how plants grow, and in particular where vegetables come from.

Highlights from Spring Term (83 images)

There has been lots going on this term with our Working Together Workshop, Superhero Day, learning visits and fantastic learning in all the classes. Here are a few photos from our activities.

Chestnut and Hazel trip to Brighton (16 images)

The classes visited the Sea Life Centre in Brighton, had lunch on the beach and had a walk on the pier. This was part of their seaside topic.

SEP (43 images)

We enjoy a strong relationship with schools in the Selsdon Education Partnership. Children have the opportunity to try new skills and make new friends. Here are photos from recent collaborations.

Holly and Willow Holiday Day (35 images)

To complete their topic on Journeys, Holly and Willow children went on a journey themselves. They flew to a land of tropical palm trees, sandy beaches and clear pools. They played beach games, read books in the sun and had a great day.

Working Together Morning (24 images)

It was a pleasure to see so many parents and family members at our Working Together Morning. Grown-ups saw the fantastic learning that takes place at Forestdale everyday and learnt ways to support children at home.

Superhero Day (14 images)

To launch our English Superhero Challenges, children were invited to wear Superhero outfits to school.

Highlights from the Autumn Term (35 images)

We have had a busy term at Forestdale; here are some of our favourite photos.

Christmas 2015 (54 images)

Art Club (6 images)

Children from the year 6 lunchtime Art Club have this term created stunning Pop Art.

Romans (31 images)

Beech Class have spent the term studying the Romans - how they lived, fought and what they left behind.

Stone Age Experience (15 images)

Children in Poplar and Elm classes dressed in stone age costumes and took part in flint knapping, shelter building and role play.

British Values Fortnight (25 images)

Events and activities to celebrate British Values, art, culture and history.

Addington Fire Station (13 images)

Chestnut and Hazel classes visited Addington Fire Station as part of their Great Fire of London topic.