Classes

Alban Wood is a one form entry school. Please click on the individual class pages to find out more about learning in each class.

 

Nursery AM

Nursery pupils… I am looking forward to a busy spring term in Nursery. There will be new children and families to get to know and lots of exciting things happening. We will start by learning about winter with links to Disney’s ‘Frozen’ and the popular children’s book ‘The Stick Man’ by Julia Donaldson. We are …

Reception

Reception pupils… We hope that you all had an exciting and well-rested Easter holiday. Too much chocolate for everyone I am sure! This term we will be starting with the topics of Growing, focusing on planting sunflowers, looking at plants around the school and writing instructions for planting seeds. This topic will be followed up …

Sunshine Room

The Sunshine Room is designed to create a home – school environment where identified children can develop their social and emotional development through regular routine activities. Small groups of children take part in group games, Afternoon Tea, speaking and listening activities and creative activities. Activities are linked to class learning to enrich the curriculum. Miss …

Year 1

Year 1 pupils…   We hope that all pupils and parents managed to have a relaxing time over the Easter holidays and are all ready for another fantastic, final term. We have many exciting topics coming up in the following weeks, including Around the World (with a focus on China), studying plants in our science …

Year 2

Year 2 pupils… Welcome back! This term our topic is All Around the World and we are going to spend lots of time learning about China. I am looking forward to our making terracotta warriors with you all and also cooking some delicious stir fry dishes.  In Science we are going to be learning about different habitats …

Year 3

Year 3 pupils… Welcome back to Summer term in Year 3, and we hope the sun is going to be making lots of appearances so we can get out and enjoy the warm weather! We ended off last term with a D&T bang of designing our Viking longhouses together with the Year 4’s and the …

Year 4

Year 4 pupils… Welcome to the summer term and sunshine! We are hoping to do more outdoor learning than we have been which I am sure the children will enjoy. We already have some slightly different activities booked in . Next week we are welcoming Watford Schools Trust who will be leading an RE session and further …

Year 5

Year 5 pupils… Welcome back! I hope you had a lovely Easter break and are ready for the term ahead. This term our new topic will be Africa. This exciting topic will allow us to look at life in another country and study some of its historical figures. As well as geography and history we …

Year 6

Year 6 pupils… Welcome back to your final term at Alban Wood- we can’t believe how quickly this year has gone! Hopefully you have all enjoyed the break and are ready for the last push to the end of the year! This term sees Harry Potter becoming our focus for writing, with a newspaper report, …