16 10, 2020

Harvest Poems

2020-10-16T13:42:51+01:00October 16th, 2020|Pre-Prep|

The Pre-Prep enjoyed preparing for their Harvest festival remotely this year after talking about what happens at Harvest time in class and learning their class poems. We were very proud of how well the children learnt their words and performed these poems to share with their mummies and daddies. We would like to say [...]

16 10, 2020

Early Years and Reception learning catchy tunes

2020-10-16T12:23:46+01:00October 16th, 2020|Early Years, Pre-Prep|

In music lessons this week, the Early Years and Reception children have begun to prepare their songs for their Christmas recording to share with parents at the end of the Michaelmas term. In Early Years we had a lovely time learning some Nursery rhymes upon a Christmas theme and adding a few instrumental highlights [...]

16 10, 2020

Aiming high in STEM

2020-10-16T11:09:51+01:00October 16th, 2020|Prep|

This week we have been running a series of STEM based workshops for Year 5, 6 and 7 pupils. On Monday, Year 5s designed their very own air pressure rockets, firing them in the school grounds. They used an iterative design process, showing their tenacious learning credentials, to constantly improve their design in order [...]

16 10, 2020

A Year 4 Roman Invasion

2020-10-16T10:48:44+01:00October 16th, 2020|Prep|

As part of their Humanities topic; 'The Romans', Year 4 were lucky enough to have a visit from 'Hands on the Past', in the form of a Roman soldier and a Celtic lady. The workshop included demonstrations of what a Roman soldier and a Celtic warrior would wear and how they would fight in [...]

9 10, 2020

Hello Yellow from Langley

2020-10-09T15:20:49+01:00October 9th, 2020|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

In support of looking after young people’s mental health, today for #HelloYellow day, Langley Prep School pupils wore bright yellow to brighten up everyone’s day. We joined thousands of schools, offices and community groups today, taking part in Young Minds’ #HelloYellow scheme and raising awareness of issues affecting children and young people’s mental health. By [...]

9 10, 2020

Creative writing skills and creepy soldiers

2020-10-09T12:35:22+01:00October 9th, 2020|Prep|

As part of their immersive English and Humanities curriculum, Year 4 have been developing their creative writing skills through the story 'Escape From Pompeii', written by Christina Balit and linked to their 'Romans' topic. The children have been tasked this week with writing their own spin of the story, creating characters and a storyline [...]

9 10, 2020

Tricky Maths for our Year 2s

2020-10-09T11:41:41+01:00October 9th, 2020|Pre-Prep|

Our Year 2 children have a wealth of opportunities and experiences during the course of each week. They spend time in a variety of lessons from PE to computing and French. However, some of the greatest challenges may be in core subjects like Mathematics. This week has seen us learning how to [...]