Year 1 welcome Mr Ward for an exciting morning of Space!

Fascinated by their ‘Space’ Topic, Year 1 were delighted to welcome film maker and parent Leander Ward to the Pre-Prep. Mr Ward talked about and showed the video of a film he made of the NASA test launch of the space capsule Orion, from Cape Canaveral in 2014. The children were transfixed and had lots … More Year 1 welcome Mr Ward for an exciting morning of Space!

A glimpse of the nocturnal wildlife at Hazlegrove

The Forest School trail camera was put out in the woods over half term.  The children have been thrilled seeing the photos of the wildlife we share the woods with. The camera has been reinstalled and repositioned so hopefully next week we will capture better images of our nocturnal visitors. Mrs Millard Hazlegrove PrePrep children are … More A glimpse of the nocturnal wildlife at Hazlegrove

Year 1 have fun printing houses

Year 1 had great fun making and printing pictures of their own houses! The children stuck cut-out shapes onto card to form the shape of their house then rolled paint on top before printing it onto a piece of paper.  The end result looked very realistic! Mrs Strugnell Hazlegrove PrePrep children are happy children…

A fantastic morning for Year 1 and 2 with Hands on History

Year 1 and 2 were ecstatic to welcome Mr Stok to Pre-Prep last Wednesday for a fun day of Hands on History. The classroom was set ablaze with imagination as Mr Stok continued to ignite the Year 2s passion for the Great Fire of London topic they have covered this term. Sparks of interest were … More A fantastic morning for Year 1 and 2 with Hands on History

Year 1 have been learning about the weather

The wet and windy weather has been perfect for Year 1 who have been learning about the weather in their Science lessons. In groups they made rain gauges to measure precipitation, experiencing the problems of experimentation first hand as results varied considerably! The children have learnt that some of the sites chosen were better than … More Year 1 have been learning about the weather