15 11, 2018

Music makes us happy in Early Years

2018-11-15T20:12:25+00:00November 15th, 2018|Early Years|

Music is one of the most important activities in Early Years, being used often throughout the day. Through singing, the children are learning about numbers, different animals and moving in various ways. Our music sessions are always accompanied by musical instruments, with children learning about the sounds that different instruments make. Just [...]

15 11, 2018

Music makes us happy in Early Years

2018-11-15T20:07:18+00:00November 15th, 2018|Early Years|

Music is one of the most important activities in Early Years, being used often throughout the day. Through singing, the children are learning about numbers, different animals and moving in various ways. Our music sessions are always accompanied by musical instruments, with children learning about the sounds that different instruments make. Just [...]

8 11, 2018

Whizz, bang, pop art!

2018-11-08T18:59:58+00:00November 8th, 2018|Early Years|

The children in the Early Years classes had a sparkling and colourful time creating firework pictures and rockets. Bright colours were carefully selected and an abundance of glitter finished the children’s masterpieces.Lots of discussion took place based on first-hand experiences. Rafi said her favourite fireworks were at her house and they were all pink. [...]

18 10, 2018

The joy of dance

2018-10-19T11:13:20+00:00October 18th, 2018|Early Years|

We love to move and be active in Early Years Acorn and Oak classes. This is the way our young children learn. The children naturally enjoy moving their bodies, especially to music! Mrs Dawn Chamberlin, our Specialist Music Teacher, is really clever at making our dance sessions link with the children's theme [...]

12 10, 2018

‘Feeling Happy’ celebrating Mental Health Day

2018-10-12T12:17:18+00:00October 12th, 2018|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

Prep School We have had a wonderful day in the Prep School, celebrating World Mental Health Day. Pupils and staff responded with enthusiasm to the 'Wear What Makes You Feel Happy' suggestions. We had onesies, cool t-shirts, sparkling dresses and even Batman! Headmaster, Mr Crossley, spoke to us in assembly about the reasons why he was [...]

20 09, 2018

Celebrating our similarities and differences

2018-09-20T13:55:40+00:00September 20th, 2018|Early Years|

The children in our Early Years Acorn and Oak classes have been settling in nicely, getting to know each other and learning about our similarities and differences. In Oak, we have all been Creative Connies, looking at ourselves in the mirror to identify the different colours we have on our faces including eye, [...]

13 09, 2018

Summer Sporting Successes

2018-10-08T15:24:46+00:00September 13th, 2018|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years, More Sport|

Our pupils have had a super summer for sporting successes. A huge congratulations to the following pupils whose achievements have been brought to our attention: Charles B (Year 4) played on the Horsford CC team in the Norfolk U9s Softball Finals, coming third out of eight teams, and Jack J (Y4) was awarded the U9 Coaches/Manager's [...]