Year 2 make some interesting connections in their Science lesson

Year 2 have already had fun building working circuits this term and decided to test their knowledge. Using a variety of materials from scissors to sponges they tested the connectivity of the circuit they built and developed a switch using a paper clip and split pins! It was hard work but we made some interesting … More Year 2 make some interesting connections in their Science lesson

A busy week in the classroom for Reception including a trip to Wells Cathedral

It has been an incredibly busy week in the Reception class. On Monday Mr Stok (Hands on History) came to visit, bringing with him Roman helmets and shields as well as medieval knight’s helmets, swords and chain mail. We were able to hold all of the objects, allowing us a better understanding of how heavy … More A busy week in the classroom for Reception including a trip to Wells Cathedral

Reception class had a fantastic morning learning about castles

Mr Stok came to visit bringing with him an array of objects related to knights and castles. He began by showing us a Roman shield and sword and then Medieval swords, chain mail and helmets. The children were able to handle all of the objects and got an excellent understanding of how big, long and … More Reception class had a fantastic morning learning about castles

Year 1 and Year 2 found Mr Stok’s accounts of WW1 fascinating

WW1 was brought to life through the many artefacts Mr Stok brought to Hazlegrove on Wednesday. The children had a hands on history lesson full of information that was enhanced by these objects from the first world war. Florence H – ‘I had to wear the big belt with pockets. It was heavy’ Freddie – ‘I … More Year 1 and Year 2 found Mr Stok’s accounts of WW1 fascinating

Pre-Prep celerybrate making their guy the a-maize-ing Mr Vegetable Man!

Friday was a hive of activity in the Pre-Prep when we all got stuck in to make our guy for Fireworks Night. The guy building theme this year was Room 101 – a place to put things you don’t like! The children thought of the vegetables they did not like and created their very own … More Pre-Prep celerybrate making their guy the a-maize-ing Mr Vegetable Man!

Reception remember… “Gunpowder, treason and plot”

With our batteries fully recharged, we returned from the half term holiday ready for our new topic, ‘Long, long ago’. The week began with an ‘explosive’ start as we learnt about Guy Fawkes and the failed Gunpowder Plot. In our Art lesson we created firework and bonfire pictures and during Forest School we learnt about … More Reception remember… “Gunpowder, treason and plot”