1 07, 2019

Feeding Hungry caterpillars

2019-07-01T18:56:10+01:00July 1st, 2019|Pre-Prep|

The Year 2 children had caterpillars join their classes and they have been fascinated by their transformation. They have been watching their transformation closely and have been reminding each other how to look after them. The girls and boys understand the importance of looking after all the mini-beasts and creatures that we share our [...]

1 07, 2019

Y2 enjoy Maths games with Y3

2019-07-01T18:17:49+01:00July 1st, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep|

Our Year 2 children had a lovely morning playing Maths games that the Prep School's Year 3 pupils had created in their Maths lessons. Our youngsters enjoyed practicing the Maths skills they have developed over the past year. The morning was a fantastic opportunity for the Year 2 girls and boys to form new [...]

28 06, 2019

Pre-Prep musicians drum up a great performance

2019-06-28T14:17:17+01:00June 28th, 2019|Pre-Prep|

Friday 21 June saw 36% of the Pre-Prep children performing on their instruments in our special Pre-Prep Concert with some performing for the very first time! We were extremely proud of all of the children for showing such confidence in front of parents and friends and performing so beautifully. The instruments included this year were [...]

21 06, 2019

Crows Swim to Victory

2019-06-21T19:31:33+01:00June 21st, 2019|Pre-Prep|

We were immensely proud of the Year 1 and Year 2 children in each of their swimming galas. The children showcased their work from lessons beautifully, sharing a range of different styles. Each house were keen to support their team through all of the races and the final scores were close although Crows came through [...]

20 06, 2019

Captain Fry leads her pirate crew to treasure!

2019-06-20T17:00:12+01:00June 20th, 2019|Pre-Prep|

Reception children were treated to a wonderful Pirate experience. All children and staff arrived at school in complete pirate outfits, some had even been up in the night "stealing' treasure. The children started to discuss events of the day with Captain Fry, Captain Daws and Captain Reeson when suddenly Captain Daniels burst into the [...]

14 06, 2019

Problem Solving Together!

2019-06-14T10:40:02+01:00June 14th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep|

Year 2 to Year 7 Maths Morning Maths Morning was an opportunity for all our pupils from Year 2 upwards to participate in 9 problem-solving activities, located outdoors and indoors and in mixed-age groups with each task carefully laid out so all could be involved. A great way to see the children active in [...]

6 06, 2019

Thirty days of wild in Forest School

2019-06-08T12:11:01+01:00June 6th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

The benefits of learning outdoors have been well documented as well as how this can open up new ways for children away from the traditional classroom environment. Outdoor learning through Forest School brings learning to life in a fun and more relaxed manner and importantly stimulates children’s naturally inquisitive minds by offering multiple opportunities [...]

6 06, 2019

Reception discover the wise old ages of King & Queen Oak trees

2019-06-06T16:19:09+01:00June 6th, 2019|Pre-Prep|

The children in the Reception classes had an amazing trip to Fairhaven Water Gardens, packed with lots of activities and laughter! They began with the magical journey by learning how old the King and Queen Oak trees are. They were terribly impressed with such wise old ages after spending the journey counting teddy bears to [...]