Busy Bees

From busy bees to hungry caterpillars and number bonding – Reception and Year 1 were busy last week! Reception’s learning about ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ has continued with practical activities to develop their knowledge of symmetry. The children chose lots of different ways to demonstrate symmetry and symmetrical patterns, as demonstrated by Rose. The children … Continued

To infinity and beyond!

Pupils in Reception welcomed a space man in to class and learnt all about the challenges of rocketing to the moon!   As part of their Space topic, pupils in Reception had the opportunity to meet a real astronaut this term. They arrived in school to find Commander Holt ready to tell them all about life … Continued

Piggy Fun

Year R visited the Senior School Library on Friday to enjoy some activities surrounding the story of The Three Little Pigs with Year 12 English Literature pupils. Using a map to navigate, the children had to identify the three materials used to build the houses in the story, collecting the correct stickers along the way to fill in the gaps on their maps. They … Continued

Teeny Town Adventures

It was a hard call to make whether it was the appearance of a digger in the quad, the visit of Mr Priory to the classroom or the trip out to Teeny Town that were at the top of the list of exciting events during Reception’s “people who help us week”. Parents, uncles and aunts … Continued