Welcome to Forres Primary School I hope you enjoy your visit to our website. We are a thriving primary school in Rye Park Hoddesdon and have recently expanded to two form entry. Forres Primary has the highest expectations and aspirations for all of its pupils.
On Monday 3rd July, we had an Brazilian art afternoon. We had an artist come and visit to help us make some parrots and in the classroom, we made some animal masks and some tigers, monkeys and snakes.
Last week was business week. We had lots of fun planning and organising our business and making our products. The children were amazing during the sale and we sold every single thing we had made!
Enjoying our play equipment.
In music, we have been experimenting with long and short notes. We decided to play in the sun!
In maths, we have been learning about position and direction.
On Monday 27th March, we had an Easter art afternoon.
Superhero day! We all dressed up as our favourite heroes!
.....we flew across the sky......
.....created superhero outfits for some furry friends ....
....and took part in some Superhero training exercises with Agent Mac!
The less said about these heroes, the better! We had a lovely day!
We are currently learning about fractions in maths. We each had a pancake and cut it into 1/2s, 1/4s and 1/8s. We then ate some and recorded how much we have eaten and what was left!
Maths WOW day!
On Monday 6th March, the whole school took part in Maths wow day. The day was based around 'Number and Place Value' and we took part in lots of exciting activities.
During reading week, we all came in our onesies and had a cosy afternoon, reading, eating cookies and drinking hot chocolate!
This week we visited the library and learnt about the way the books are arranged and organised.
We had lots of fun on Christmas Decoration day.
City of the future day!
On Monday 22nd November, the whole school took part in a 'Build a City of the Future' day. We discussed all the buildings we would need in a city and with a partner, chose which one to make, We then set about building Sunshine City!
We love books! We brought in our favourite book to share with our friends and explained why we liked it!
Nocturnal animals. Our topic this term is Nocturnal animals.
We have learnt about animals and their habitats.
We have read stories of Percy the Parkeeper.
In D&T we have sewn owls.....
We have begun to make animal habitats too!
Paradise Wildlife Park came to visit!
On Friday 21st October, Paradise Wildlife came to visit year 2. They brought some nocturnal animals for us to see, learn about and even stroke! we met Maddie the tenrec, Eddie the beared lizard and Smalls the snake! It was was a lovely morning. Thank you Sarah and Ryan for coming to visit us.