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Reception Library visit, by Mrs Wheatcroft

Date: 4th Feb 2020 @ 11:31am

We enjoyed visiting the library. Pam welcomed us all and read us a story before we looked at the books.

Year 4 - Young scientists at Techniquest!, by Mrs Hover

Date: 30th Jan 2020 @ 5:41pm

Year 4 - 'The Place Between' collages, by Mrs Hover

Date: 30th Jan 2020 @ 5:33pm

Year 4 - First Samba lesson, by Mrs Hover

Date: 15th Jan 2020 @ 1:18pm

Year 1: seasons artwork , by Miss Jones

Date: 14th Jan 2020 @ 6:52pm

Year one are learning all about seasonal changes as part of our science and geography work.  We have already learnt the different types of weather and are tracking the weather each day this week. Today we learnt a song to about the four seasons and talked about how the weather changes in each season. We then investigated what happens to trees across the four seasons. This helped us create a piece of art using finger painting.

Year 4 - The Place Between!, by Mrs Hover

Date: 9th Jan 2020 @ 11:45am

This week, the children are finishing their magical 'Place Between' drawings in preparation for their collages.

Our Bodies , by Miss Young

Date: 8th Jan 2020 @ 4:08pm

We used obliging partners to draw around before labeling parts of the circulatory, digestive, respiratory and skeletal systems. 

Christmas Baking, by Miss Young

Date: 8th Jan 2020 @ 4:00pm

Year 6 enjoyed baking and decorating gingerbread as Christmas gifts for those lucky enough to receive them. 

Chemistry with Cabbage, by Miss Young

Date: 19th Dec 2019 @ 9:26am

We had a fantastic day exploring chemical changes through various experiments. 

Year 2 Born in a Barn Christmas Production, by Mrs Harrison

Date: 12th Dec 2019 @ 10:03pm

Well done to our fantastic Year 2 performers for their wonderful Nativity 'Born in a Barn'. We hope you all enjoyed coming to see it and thank you to those of you who supported us, whether it be providing costumes, supporting the children to learn their lines and listening to the songs at home! :)

Year 2 Multiskills Festival, by Mrs Harrison

Date: 12th Dec 2019 @ 4:17pm

Year 2 took part in a multiskills festival with other schools from the local area. The children worked really hard on their acivities and we were very proud of the way in which they represented our school. Thank you to the parents who were able to come along and help us :)

Year 1 - letters to Santa, by Weeks

Date: 11th Dec 2019 @ 1:23pm

Year 1 wrote letters to Santa yesterday using the writing skills we have been working on. Today Mrs McComb received an exciting delivery in the school office which she brought to year 1: a letter back from Santa all the way from the North Pole! The children were very excited to hear that Santa has put them all on his 'good' list, but he will keep watching until Christmas... 

Reception dress rehearsal, by Mrs Wheatcroft

Date: 9th Dec 2019 @ 2:57pm

Reception were amazing in our dress rehearsal! 

Christmas in Reception, by Mrs Wheatcroft

Date: 4th Dec 2019 @ 10:46am

Christmas preparations have started early in Reception. We have been wrapping presents, decorating the tree and writing cards. 

Year 4 - Guitar Performance, by Mrs Hover

Date: 2nd Dec 2019 @ 4:56pm

Well done Year 4! Fantastic performace!

Year 4 - The Nowhere Emporium!, by Mrs Hover

Date: 1st Dec 2019 @ 7:03am

Linking to the themes in our text, 'Leon and the Place Between', we read the prologue from 'The Nowhere Emporium' by Ross MacKenzie.  The children then created their own mysterious shop which appears from nowhere. We looked at the shops in Diagon Alley to inspire us! Some of the children then created drawings of their magical shops at home!

Year 2- Fire on the playground, by Mrs Harrison

Date: 29th Nov 2019 @ 3:16pm

What an exciting day in Year 2! We set up our model of Pudding Lane on the school playground. The fire brigade helped us to set the bakery alight. We recreated the windy conditions of 2nd September 1666 and the houses were ablaze! Luckily the children were on hand with the hose to extinguish the fire! We had a wonderful time watching the fire, trying on the fire equipment and sitting in the fire engine. Thank you to Mr Gerrard and the fire brigade for coming to help us. 

Year 2 Building Pudding Lane, by Mrs Harrison

Date: 29th Nov 2019 @ 3:00pm

On Thursday we had a wonderful afternoon building Pudding Lane so that we can re-enact the Great Fire of London! We will be investigating how the fire spread under the conditions in London at that time. 

Boxes in Reception, by Mrs Wheatcroft

Date: 29th Nov 2019 @ 12:30pm

Reception had great fun with some empty boxes!

Year 1 - book by the fire, by Weeks

Date: 28th Nov 2019 @ 4:53pm

After a busy day, year one enjoyed reading from a super book by our 'fireplace'. The book prompted discussions about kindness, individuality, and being brave. A great end to our day!

Year 1 - multiskills, by Weeks

Date: 28th Nov 2019 @ 4:49pm

Today year one travelled to Ellesmere Port Sports Village to take part in their multiskills event. The children practised jumping, hopping, ball-throwing, aiming beanbags and cup-stacking. One child said they did not want to leave. The children's behaviour was superb and they were great representatives of Oldfield. A big thank you to Mrs Egan-Simon for coming along to help.

Welcome to new staff at Oldfield, by Mrs Bailey

Date: 23rd Nov 2019 @ 4:06pm

This month we have welcomed a few new staff to Oldfield. Ms Mort is covering Mrs Stark in the kitchen. Ms Jones and Miss Turner are covering in Y1 and Mr Stevens has taken over the Caretaker role from Mr Jones, who left at the end of October.  

Encouraging words about each other in Y3, by Mrs Bailey

Date: 23rd Nov 2019 @ 10:35am

I RE this week we have been looking at comments in the Bible to find out what Jesus said about himself - I am the Bread of Life, I am the Good Shepherd and I am the Light of the World.

We then thought about each other and how we would describe ourselves. Our friends helped us with this. We have chosen one comment to share with you about each other. Some children used this opportunity to write about members of their family and staff at school. 

Y3 comments about each other

Joel is a bundle of fun.

Jack O is rollercoaster of happiness.

Sophia is ray of friendship.

Casper is a bundle of kindness.

Niamh is a body of love.

Cai is a sparkle of friendship.


Libby is a heart of energy.

Brodie is a sparkle of joy.

Danny is a wave of happiness.

Lucie is a bubble of friendship.

Harry M is a mansion of friendship.

Oliver is a heart of friendship.


Harry L is a glass of laughter.

Max is a palace of imagination.

Elliott is a ship of hope and destiny.

Christian is a bubble of happiness.

Matilda is a house of friendship and laughter.

Jack W is a body of joy.


Sam is an ocean of imagination.

Emily is a jug of joy.

Alice is a mansion of creativity.

Jayden is a drone of imagination.

Emma is a star of respect.

Megan is a flower of happiness.


Zoe is an adventurous cloud.

Alfie is a crown of care.

Erin is a queen of intelligence.

Maya is a delicate flower ready to bloom into a glorious rainbow.

Nye is a mansion of comedy.

Reuben is a zooming basketball of triumph and intelligence.




Y5 Hoops for Health, by Mrs Percival

Date: 22nd Nov 2019 @ 10:52am

Cheshire Phoenix Basketball team came in to work with us today. We practised some basketball skills with them then went on to discuss how to keep healthy and eat well. 

Cheshire Phoenix- Hoops for Health, by Miss Young

Date: 22nd Nov 2019 @ 8:22am

Cheshire Phoenix paid Year 5 and 6 a visit to deliver their 'Hoops for Health' workshop.

We were joined by 3 of the current Phoenix players and learnt the dangerous effects of smoking along with the need to live a healthy and active lifestyle. 

Contact the School

Oldfield Primary School

Green Lane
Vicars Cross

Main Contact: Headteacher Mr Alan Brown or Bursar Mrs Louise McComb

Tel: 01244 981772

SEN Contact: Mrs Nikki Bailey

SEN Email: nikki.bailey@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk