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
This week, as part of our ‘Come and Play’ topic, we have been exploring toys which use electricity. We have been finding out... Continue reading »
In our P.E lesson this week we have been learning how to do a forward roll. We have practised getting the mats out safely and working... Continue reading »
This week Pearl Class have been learning a new action song about body parts. They are very enthusiastic and will sing and recite the song... Continue reading »
Today we have been improving our collaboration skills by working in teams to design a garden decoration! Over the next few weeks we will... Continue reading »
Parents and Carers are invited to complete our 2015 Parental Questionnaire between 20th January 2015 and 21st February 2015. We would very much appreciate your views on the work we do. To access the online questionnaire please click on the image below this article. To help us ensure the validity of the responses we receive you are asked to provide details of your child’s class. You... Continue reading »
As part of the process of implementing the new Special Educational Needs (SEN) Code of Practice at Ferndown First School, we are updating and changing the way we identify and monitor the progress of children with a special educational need. Families of these children will receive a letter, detailing these changes in the next week. We are an inclusive school who strive to support all children... Continue reading »
In Topaz class we have been exploring addition and subtraction and how many different number sentences we can find from three numbers. A key learning point has been understanding that we can start a number sentence with the answer! Continue reading »
Yesterday brought forth another successful Fun with Phonics session. The children are learning how to write accurate sentences and were describing their favourite toy this week. Our grown ups could see how we are learning our sounds and sentences. Lots of dads came to our Fun with Phonics session this week. Continue reading »