On behalf of the pupils, staff and governors of Ferndown First School I would like to welcome you and your family to our school and website. It is designed to give you helpful information about learning and opportunities at our school.
At Ferndown First School we are committed to fostering a love of learning and ensuring our children meet their potential. We want all the children to make progress, achieve and develop as confident individuals who are able to live a safe, healthy and fulfilling life. We will encourage them to be responsible citizens who can make a positive contribution to society.
Mrs Jo Di-Pede – Headteacher
Year 1 have had a fantastic time at Beaulieu. The weather was perfect! We had a look at some really old vehicles and some new ones. We even... Continue reading »
We are seeking to appoint three Midday Supervisors to join our friendly team from September 2019. Your role will be to support • The... Continue reading »
This week we have been learning about time and sequencing familiar events. On Monday we made jam sandwiches and then put the instructions... Continue reading »
This week RC Class were learning about time, and sequencing events in maths. To help us with this we all made jam sandwiches. We had to... Continue reading »
This week we have been learning about time and sequencing familiar events. On Monday we made jam sandwiches and then put the instructions in the correct order. We have also been ordering the months of the year and learning how to tell the time to the hour. In literacy we have been writing our own animal poems. Continue reading »
The children had a fantastic visit to listen to the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra this morning. We arrived after a coach journey on a double decker and sat patiently in the theatre looking at the different instruments. There were so many different instruments to look at, including bassoons, tubas, cymbals and even a harp. The music was all related to space and before each piece they... Continue reading »
We are certain that you’ll know the importance of a good school library – and not just for learning. Studies show that reading for pleasure doesn’t just give children an advantage academically; it can improve their well-being too! Nominate our school to win, and if your entry is picked, not only will our school be able to refresh our library for generations of children to come with our... Continue reading »
This week, children in Year 4 will be taking their Multiplication Tables Check. The children have been challenged to learn all the times tables. Using TTrockstars has helped them prepare for the speed that they will be expected to recall facts at. Practising TTrockstars ‘Soundcheck’ mode will help at home. Good luck Year 4! Continue reading »