Pre-School making nests

Today we enjoyed our story for Spring all about 2 children who spend the day in the garden, collecting eggs from the hens, looking at the pussy willow tree by the stream, finding flowers and birds nests in the hedge. We went into the KS2 forest school area and had a go at making our […]

Spring 2 week 1

Thursday Today we looked for signs of spring. We took magnifying glasses and spotting sheets with us. The children saw some shoots and flowers beginning to grow. On the way back we enjoyed playing in the snow !! In the afternoon the children planted some beans, they used a see through container and cotton wool, […]

Spring 2 week 1

We were thinking about the story ‘starts with a seed’ and linked it to our own growth and how we grow. We drew around the children and they decorated them selves with material and wool.

DPS in the News

The recent opening of The Book Jungle and The Magical World of Books has been featured in the Star newspaper! While I was reading, I spotted that the brillinant Y4 Basketball team winners were there in the paper too!

Spring Term Week Seven

This week we have been thinking about growing and looking for signs of Spring amongst the wind and the rain! We have planted seeds for French beans and talked about what plants need to grow.

Year 5/6 Bouldering Team Qualify For City Finals

The Dore Primary Bouldering Team recently competed in a qualifying session for the Sheffield Schools Bouldering Championship, at the Climbing Works in Sheffield. All the children had a great time and showed great determination and enthusiasm in scaling difficult climbing routes. Staff and pupils thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon session and we were fortunate to have […]

Pre-School Spring Term Week Six

This week we have been thinking about love and friendship. We read ‘Guess How Much I Love You’ and thought about who we love and how we can show that we love them. We’ve been making heart shapes for cards and with salt dough. It’s been a wet week so we’ve been enjoying jumping in […]

The Book Jungle and The Magical World of Books are OPEN!

Dore Primary has always had a passion for reading for pleasure; our children enjoy books at school and at home, many being avid readers from an early age.  The two newly refurbished  rooms are the latest way for children to develop their love of reading and books further. A huge collaborative effort has resulted in […]