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 in phonics we have been practising the sounds /th/ /v/ and /f/. It’s been really tricky to hear the difference between the... Continue reading »
Our P.E unit for this term is Teambuilding. We have been working together to solve a range of problems. Today’s problem was to... Continue reading »
In May, years 3 and 4 will take part in a concert with other schools. In preparation we are rehearsing a composed piece of music that... Continue reading »
Turquoise class have been learning about how animals and humans change. We have brought in our baby photos to see how we have changed... Continue reading »
To launch our ‘Jurassic Coast’ topic Year 3 took a trip to Durlston Country Park. Our focus was on the coastline and looking into rocks and fossils. We had an eventful, fun filled day. We learnt about the rocks found around the Purbecks in ‘The Rock’ which was an interactive movie focused on one huge rock. We found out about lots of different animals that lived... Continue reading »
I am sure you will all want to join me in sending many congratulations to Danny Thomas and his partner, Leanne, on the safe arrival of their daughter at 2.53am this morning. Lillie-Bella weighed 6lbs 6oz. Danny has promised to send some photos of his little girl tomorrow. Lovely news! Continue reading »