The Reception children explored Wells Cathedral

Reception had a lovely morning visiting Wells Cathedral. They were given a guided tour and had to search for wooden and stone animals. Throughout the cathedral there were beautiful displays of poppies. At the end of the tour the children gathered to watch the moving figures on the cathedral clock as it struck eleven. Miss … More The Reception children explored Wells Cathedral

Nursery visited Highfield House Care Home to sing to the elderly residents

The trip to the care home was a huge success. The residents all played their shakers and joined in with the singing to our well known rhymes. This time we took the sponge paints and some of the residents were keen to have a go at painting with the children. I was so proud of … More Nursery visited Highfield House Care Home to sing to the elderly residents

The Pre-Prep children were honoured that their clay poppies were used in the Remembrance Service

Inspired by the installation of poppies at the Tower of London  commemorating the centenary of the beginning of the First World War. The children in the Pre-Prep have been making clay poppies each year since 2014 to mark the duration of the Great War. Year 1 thoroughly enjoyed the experience of rolling and shaping the … More The Pre-Prep children were honoured that their clay poppies were used in the Remembrance Service

Year 1 children visited Fitzjames to see their poppies

Year 1 children visited the Fitzjames building today to see the poppy collage. Over half-term we sent home poppy making kits and have been thrilled with how many poppies have been made. These have now been assembled to create an absolutely stunning 7 metre long collage, which is hanging in Fitzjames. Do pop in and … More Year 1 children visited Fitzjames to see their poppies

Knights, princesses and dragons. What fun for Reception!

We had such a fun start to the week with our ‘Knights and Princesses’ day and we really enjoyed the visit from Mr Stok. This week we have also learnt about St. George and his valiant fight against a dragon. It was a rather wet and windy time out at Forest School but that didn’t … More Knights, princesses and dragons. What fun for Reception!

An afternoon of ‘Hands on History’ for Year 2

An afternoon of ‘Hands on History’ was thoroughly enjoyed by Year 2 children. Mr Stok brought an array of original and replica objects to show us. It was an afternoon that will help us understand why we are commemorating the 100 year centenary. Mrs Davison. Click here to see all the photographs in our Flickr … More An afternoon of ‘Hands on History’ for Year 2

The Nursery children were thrilled to meet tortoises, Bernie and Dora

What a lovely few days the Nursery have had finding out about the care of tortoises and why some tortoises need to hibernate. The children made tortoise biscuits, and tortoise pictures to go on our display. They also prepared our toy tortoises for hibernation in the small world area. Mr Cheeseman kindly brought in Dora … More The Nursery children were thrilled to meet tortoises, Bernie and Dora