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
Year 2 had a wonderful time at the Bristol Aquarium discovering fascinating facts about the many different species. We had an exciting tour, including our walk through the magical tunnel of colourful sea creatures and feeding peas to the pirhanas.
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
The Reception class enjoyed an exciting morning at Weymouth Sealife Centre. Following a numbered trail that led them through various seascapes, the children saw a variety of sea creatures such as starfish, clown fish, piranhas and sea urchins. In the afternoon the sun came out and the children were able to visit the beach where … More Reception visit Weymouth Sealife Centre
Year 2 have been gathering information about Wolves to create an information booklet using a computer. They really enjoyed sharing them with the boys and girls in Nursery who have also been learning about wolves through their topic ‘Fables’.
The Nursery children and their parents enjoyed an absolutely fabulous day in the sunshine at Yeovil Country park. We were looked after by the Rangers, Matt and Becky who took us on a long walk, observing signs of wildlife; including a badger trail and a bat house. At the top of the hill we built dens, made homes … More Nursery outing to Yeovil Country Park
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
Reception have been on a journey into Space this half of term. They have explored the planets in our solar system, learnt about how stars are formed and they have discovered how the Moon came to be covered with craters. As part of the topic, the children created their own planets, rockets and aliens as … More Reception learn all about Space
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
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