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Summer's glow, bugs galore and balsam

Summer’s glow

Did you know glow worms are real? They sound like fairy-tale creatures but in reality they look like an elongated woodlouse! It’s actually only the females that glow and they do so to attract the flying males. 478 more words

Rhyming and research!

Greetings Otters!

This week we heard about Superworm who has disappeared and his friend the scientist is sad. We created some posters to put up to let people know that Superoworm is missing! 146 more words


The Butterfly Bath

A few days ago, I was tagged in a post about a beautiful butterfly watering station. I’d really love to make one with the boys for our garden, as we have been seeing a few butterflies fluttering around whilst we have been out playing in the sunny weather. 574 more words

Home Education

Super performing Otters!

Congratulations on a fantastic assembly Otters! You all did so well and should be very proud of yourselves. 

Here is a video of you performing: 54 more words


A very 'buzzy' day...

Last week, we had a lovely day of play and activities all about bees! This is a list of the activities that we enjoyed together in case they are helpful to any parents, home educators or teachers! 1,097 more words

Caterpillars, symmetry and telling the time

Greetings Otters!

This week our focus story has been The Very Hungry Caterpillar. 

Can you think of a describing word for some or all of the food below? 197 more words


Jess French discovers some of the world’s most venomous creatures...

Author Jess French is no stranger to the world’s most venomous creatures. Her recent book Minibeasts with Jess French is packed full of mindblowing minibeast facts. 640 more words

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