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  • 12/05/23

    Coronation Celebrations

    Merley First School celebrated the Coronation of King Charles III on Friday 5 May 2023.  The sun shone as the children, dressed in red, white and blue with shining crowns, shared with families a performance of songs to remember this special Royal occasion. Thank you to everyone who supp...
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  • 05/05/23

    BCP - The Coronation of King Charles III

    Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole celebrations: We're celebrating the Coronation of King Charles III across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and we're encouraging everyone to get involved in the activities taking place over the bank holiday weekend 6 - 8 May 2023. A few...
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  • 21/04/23

    SENDiass4BCP and B&NES Young People Video Project - Now live!

    We Are Limitless
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  • 24/03/23

    Year 4 Cross-Country

    Last Friday, 10 of our Year 4 children went to a cross-country challenge with 8 local first schools, hosted by Castle Court School.  The children were a credit to our school, with a wonderful sporting attitude of trying their best and not giving up. The whole team tried their best with som...
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  • 17/03/23

    Merley First School - Tree Planting

    On 14 March, Mr Luddington joined some of the children from Merley First School, Merley, Wimborne, Dorset and the fantastic Outdoor Adventurers team to plant 4 new trees (2 Prunus avium, 1 Acer campestre and 1 Quercus robur). The trees and materials were provide...
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  • 17/03/23

    Year 3 Easter Experience Wimborne Minster

    Year 3 Easter Experience Wimborne Minster 'This week Year Three walked to the wonderful Minster in Wimborne to take part in Experience Easter. This is an annual event run by leaders from local churches. Six activities are provided which all support the children's understanding of Holy Wee...
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  • 17/03/23

    Children's Mental Health

    Last week the children learnt about the new calm zone we are creating outside Kestrels and Sparrows classrooms. The pupil voice champions have been working with Miss Gover and Mrs Luddington to develop this space. Champions suggested having binoculars for bird watching, bird boxes, bird identificati...
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  • 10/03/23

    Year 1 Creature Teachers

    Year 1 Creature Teachers As part of our science learning this half-term, we are exploring the different animal groups such as mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles. This week we had some crazy creatures come to visit us! We got to meet an owl, chinchilla, tomato frog, python, corn...
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  • 02/03/23

    World Book Day

    World Book Day! Staff and Pupils at Merley First School shared their love of books and reading with each other by dressing up, talking, drawing and laughing. All staff dressed up as Roald Dahl book characters. World Book day is a global event celebrated by over 100 countries across the world...
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  • 24/02/23

    BCP Music Hub 'Soundstorm'

    As part of our membership to the BCP Music Hub 'Soundstorm' we were able to arrange a date for all pupils in school to experience some live music right here at Merley First School. Teachers and pupils were treated to an uplifting musical performance from Thokozile which included Soundst...
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  • 10/02/23

    Safer Internet Day

        This week we have focused on the importance of Internet Safety. The theme for this year is ‘Want to talk about it?’ which is promoting conversations about experiences and issues that children experience online.  The children thought about the different dev...
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