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Stars of the Epping Christmas Market

On Friday our Year 2 choir sang on stage at the Epping Christmas Market. The high street was packed with members of the local community, including plenty of Coopersale Hall families. The choir sang a range of festive songs to help get everyone in the Christmas spirit including Silent Night….

Working Hard in Reception

Throughout the school the children enjoy reading buddies. The Year 4 children come and read with the Reception children. This has boosted the children’s confidence and also encouraged the children to read more. The children have also been enjoying the Read Write Inc scheme. They love writing in their books…

Year 5 Visit to Pelly Court

On Thursday 28 November, Year 5 went to Pelly Court to visit the Evergreen Club.  We sang lots of different Christmas carols including ‘Calypso Carol’, ‘Silent Night’, ‘Light One Thousand Christmas Lights’.  We all had a great time singing and talking to the elderly.  Also, we had some treats at…

Everyone Loves a Baby

Early Years took part in a festive performance this morning of ‘Everyone Loves a Baby’ for their family and friends. The Lower and Upper Kindergarten sang a variety of songs with jingle bells to accompany them.  The audience’s favourites were definitely ‘Sleep Little Baby’ and ‘The Reindeer Dance’. Reception then…

Special Festive Visitors

On Monday morning, some very special visitors arrived at the school… Santa and his reindeer! Throughout the day, each year group had the chance to go and see Father Christmas and tell him what they want for Christmas. They children were very excited when it was time to say hello…

Advent Assembly by Rev. Batson

Yesterday we welcomed Rev. Batson, from St. John’s Church in Epping, into our assembly. He came in and spoke to the pupils about ‘Advent’, encouraging some pupils to take part. Christians turn to Advent as time of light and preparation. The four Sundays preceding Christmas, which is when Christians celebrate the…

Cooking Up a Feast in Reception

Both Reception classes have been very busy with lots of different cooking activities and they have also been trying some new foods. The children learnt how to follow a recipe and worked in a team to mix all the ingredients together. The new foods they tries included pomegranates and apple…

Reception Arts and Crafts Sessions

The children have been taking part in lots of arts and crafts this Autumn Term. They have enjoyed making salt dough in the form of poppies for Remembrance Day and Christmas decoration stars which certainly look very festive. The children also experimented with clay and learnt about the process of…

FOCHS Christmas Fayre 2019

Last Friday was the FOCHS Christmas Fayre, and as always it was a huge success! All afternoon the hall was packed with teachers, pupils, friends and family armed with their Coopersale Cash ready to spend on the many stalls and activities on offer. Stalls included making reindeer food, pin the…