23 06, 2020

Eggsperimenting in STEAM

2020-06-23T12:26:08+01:00June 23rd, 2020|Art, Prep|

Our pupils in Years 3 and 4 have done a fantastic job in creating models of their favourite stories in their STEAM activities recently. Rory S recreated a scene from The Lorax by Dr Seuss and Isabel S created a scene from The Beast Feast by Emma Yarlett Edible sculptures has also been a [...]

15 05, 2020

Letting off STEAM with creativity and ingenuity

2020-06-23T11:55:28+01:00May 15th, 2020|Prep|

For the second fortnight running, pupils in Years 3 to 8 have been letting off STEAM, creating and experimenting with a range of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/Creativity and Maths) activities. Pupils can choose the complexity of their challenge and can even create their own STEAM tasks, linked to their fortnightly theme that reflects what [...]

3 04, 2020

Easter Art Project – ‘Folded surprise Easter picture’

2020-04-03T13:56:06+01:00April 3rd, 2020|Art, Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

This Art activity is not compulsory. It is suitable for all ages and even adults can have a go! A great activity to do together. All you need is a sheet of A4, dry colour materials and your creative imagination. Follow the video clips - 'How To Draw An Easter Egg Folding Surprise" at [...]

3 04, 2020

Inspiring Artists

2020-04-03T14:05:47+01:00April 3rd, 2020|Art, Prep|

From Head of Art, Mr Edwards: I hope you are all well and keeping safe. It has been a real pleasure to receive the amazing and inspiring array of art work from you all. Projects/topics have varied including 'Hand and Foot Print Animals', 'Ben Long Garden Designs', 'Giorgio de Chirico Interior Designs', 'Impressionist Fashion', 'A [...]

20 03, 2020

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat stir hearts and minds

2020-03-20T11:56:41+01:00March 20th, 2020|Drama, Prep|

It has been a roller coaster of emotions for our cast and crew but the Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat performances have lifted the school with  their upbeat songs and fighting spirit. Well done to all involved, an outstanding show! Professional photos and video will be available to view and order soon.See the programme [...]

19 03, 2020

Developing cartographic skills

2020-03-20T13:33:26+01:00March 19th, 2020|Prep|

On Tuesday 17 March The British Cartographic Society (BCS) delivered a workshop to our Year 6. The focus of the workshop was on developing the pupil's cartographic skills and spatial understanding by developing a map that would aid the relief effort for the Japan Earthquake of 2011. The pupils were split into teams to [...]

13 03, 2020

Energy Quest Day

2020-03-13T15:39:36+01:00March 13th, 2020|Prep|

Our Year 7 and 8 pupils explored career opportunities within STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) during a Energy Quest Day. Tomorrow’s Engineers Energy Quest is a free schools programme that encourages young people (aged 11-14) to find out all about sustainable energy and learn about associated engineering careers. In each session the children first [...]

13 03, 2020

Performing at the Norfolk County Music Festival with energy and clarity

2020-03-13T16:01:19+01:00March 13th, 2020|Music, Prep|

Our Magna Voce performed brilliantly in the Norfolk County Music Festival at St Andrews Hall, Norwich.Many schools from around the county participated in the event, with 8 schools in total performing in our session. Pupils found much courage to perform on such a big stage in front of a big audience.They sang in 2-parts, performing [...]

13 03, 2020

History Heroes

2020-03-13T13:21:32+01:00March 13th, 2020|Prep|

Written by Year 8 pupil Gracie C  On Thursday 12th March, we ventured to the Senior School to take part in the History heroes debate with 8 Express from both schools. With seven participants from the Prep and four from the Senior School, there were some excellent speeches to listen to. The speeches included [...]