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

The chicks have emerged!

2020-03-20T15:12:53+01:00March 20th, 2020|Pre-Prep|

There was great excitement in the two Reception classes when cracks started appearing in our incubating eggs.The children have been crossing off the days and as we neared the twenty first day, joy started to mount.On Tuesday the first crack appeared and the children could hear cheeping coming from inside the egg. As the eggs [...]

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 [...]

19 03, 2020

Hats off to our Year 1s

2020-03-19T16:51:04+01:00March 19th, 2020|Pre-Prep|

‘I have found a lovely hat, but when can I wear it?’ was the quandary faced by Apple the Pony in the Year 1 play. Apple was played with spirit by Isla, as her character journeyed through the four seasons, meeting other animals on Great Oak Farm and trying to work out just when she [...]

19 03, 2020

We Love to Dance

2020-03-19T16:22:12+01:00March 19th, 2020|Early Years|

Our Early Years children performed a super dance display this week. To see such young children confidently standing on stage was very impressive. From the golden oldies to present day music, we were entertained with amazing twirling, clapping and wiggling, all with lots of smiling from the children. The finale of the show saw [...]

18 03, 2020

Building bridges

2020-03-18T15:20:03+01:00March 18th, 2020|Latest News|

Our brilliant Year 6 pupils fully embraced their recent 'Build to the line: design and construction challenge' in a show of superb teamwork. As part of STEM Learning (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) we encourage our youngsters to apply themselves to challenges and activities, and on this occasion the task was cardboard engineering and the [...]