28 02, 2020

Breathe, Relax and have Fun at Yoga Hobby

2020-02-28T09:47:36+00:00February 28th, 2020|Hobbies, Pre-Prep|

A yoga hobby has been introduced this term and is proving very popular with our Pre-Prep children.The children focus on building their girdle muscles and the exercises they do help to develop their small and large gross motor skills.They learn about their emotions and how to self regulate these emotions in order to relax. They [...]

31 01, 2020

Inspiring a lifelong love of Badminton

2020-01-31T14:44:46+00:00January 31st, 2020|Hobbies, More Sport|

Badminton England (BE)launched a new initiative called Racket Park aimed at encouraging 5-11 year olds to play the game. Inspiring a lifelong love of smashing the shuttlecock our Junior Badminton hobby is led by Mrs Bridgstock, Badminton England Tutor and Level 2 Coach and has all the Racket Pack kitbag which the children enjoy [...]

10 01, 2020

Signalong hobby is a hit!

2020-01-10T17:20:21+00:00January 10th, 2020|Drama, Hobbies, Pre-Prep|

The new Signalong hobby was received with great enthusiasm by the Pre-Prep children this week. Pupils from Reception, Year 1 & 2 joined together to learn Sign Language in relation to the current Reception topics of winter and animals to help develop small motor skills and to enhance your communication skills. The children began [...]

6 12, 2019

Pre- Prep Dance hobby show; full of fun, laughter and plenty of heart

2019-12-09T11:03:17+00:00December 6th, 2019|Drama, Hobbies, Pre-Prep|

Our Pre- Prep Dance hobby put on a wonderful show, full of fun, laughter and plenty of heart. Mrs Chamberlin created a fantastic show which allowed the children to perform all the dances they had learnt over the last term. From Halloween, Remembrance Day inspired, Musicals and Christmas there was something for everyone! The [...]

20 09, 2017

Ground control to Mission Starlight

2017-09-20T13:46:28+01:00September 20th, 2017|Hobbies, Prep|

Pupils in our Junior (Year 3/4) STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) hobby club are embarking on an exciting new adventure. The group are taking part in ‘Mission Starlight’, a global experiment in which thousands of children from schools all over the world can collaborate and upload their results to the Royal Society of [...]

10 08, 2017

Summer time and exploring is easy

2017-08-10T11:41:52+01:00August 10th, 2017|Forest School, Hobbies, Pre-Prep|

Some of our Pre-Prep pupils have had an exciting time in holiday club with Mrs Knight, Mrs Goldsmith, Miss Middleton, Miss Chatten and Mrs De-Abreu this summer.   Those who joined our summer club have been busy making some delicious treats including puff pastries, cupcakes, chocolate-chip cookies and home-made bread. They have been taking [...]