Pre-Prep Summer Circus

The Pre-Prep Summer Circus was a flamboyant spectacle! Following Circus Skills sessions earlier in the term, the children from Nursery to Year 2 performed in the Marquee against a backdrop of over 100 colourful balloons. As Mr Birch rolled the drum and crashed the cymbal the children tumbled through hoops and performed somersaults before amazed parents. … More Pre-Prep Summer Circus

Pre-Prep meet James Mayhew, acclaimed children’s author and illustrator

The Pre-Prep were delighted to meet James Mayhew, author and illustrator of many children’s books, including the well known Katie and Ella Bella Ballerina series. The children were transfixed as they experienced James’ much-loved upside-down illustrated story-telling. James told the story of George and the Dragon, drawing to illustrate as the story unfolded. He then … More Pre-Prep meet James Mayhew, acclaimed children’s author and illustrator

Year 2 learn about seaside holidays in the past

Year 2 were delighted when Mr Stok arrived, sporting a striped blazer and a straw boater, and took them on a journey through time to the seaside in Victorian times when seaside holidays became popular, travelling right up to the present day. The children enjoyed a really hands on experience, investigating many different artefacts. Click … More Year 2 learn about seaside holidays in the past

Year 1 had great fun exploring Mr Stok’s collection of old toys

In Year 1he main topic this term  has been “Toys”. The children have been finding out how toys have changed over time, and have been exploring the similarities and difference between the toys their parents, grandparents and even great grandparents played with, and those of today. Much to the children’s great delight, Toby Stok, the History … More Year 1 had great fun exploring Mr Stok’s collection of old toys

Teddy Bears’ Picnic and Activity Morning at the Pre-Prep

What better way to spend a Saturday than at Hazlegrove Pre-Prep Teddy Bears’ Picnic and Activity Morning! Visitors to the Open Day joined current pupils and their families for a fun morning of activities including Forest School, tennis, music, art and drama, as well as having a go at traditional games such as Hook a Duck, … More Teddy Bears’ Picnic and Activity Morning at the Pre-Prep