The Junior School Goes Green

The Junior School have been going green this term with year groups looking at issues around caring for the environment and sustainability. Year 4 have been getting “into the Green Scene”, with their work over the term very much focussing on looking after the environment and becoming more sustainable. They launched their learning with an … Continued

Strong Sailing

It was back in to the new term with a splash for Year 5 as they started their topic for this term, ‘Caring for our Coasts’. The launch activity involved team building, problem solving, communication and resilience. Their challenge was to make a boat that floats and sails, using only recycled materials. They then launched … Continued

Hopeful Earth

PGS pupils were recently invited to Ditcham Park School to participate in the inaugural Hopeful Earth Conference. This brought together 10 schools from Hampshire and West Sussex to start discussions about how schools should respond and pledge action on climate change. Guest speakers gave inspiring talks about the UK Student Climate Network, rewilding, compassion in … Continued

Saving the world

The children have been hearing about the problems of plastic pollution in their assemblies, and through the work of the Eco Council. It was decided that part of the day would be dedicated to understanding in more detail the problems arising from single use plastic. The children were encouraged to collect as much single use … Continued