Monthly Archives: March 2014


Reception’s Mothering Sunday Assembly

Reception  performed a lovely Mothering Sunday Assembly. They spoke loudly and clearly and sang beautifully. I hope all the mums have a restful day, as the children have said they will do lots of jobs to help! Well done Reception. I am very proud of you.

March 18th, 2014|

New Zealand News!

Last Friday Tom's granny visited Pre-Prep 2 and told the children all about her holiday in New Zealand. She was very good at answering their questions and gave them lots of wonderful photographs. We all thought that she must have had a fantastic holiday! It's such a pity that New Zealand is too far away [...]

March 18th, 2014|

Sport Relief

The Pre-Prep enjoyed celebrating Sport Relief a week early! The children came to school in sports kit and brought in donations of cakes and pound coins. Everyone thought that the cakes were delicious and gave them lots of energy!

March 18th, 2014|

Jason and the Golden Fleece

            I am so very proud and equally impressed with the epic performance Year 5 created for their assembly. We didn't have very long to put it together and everybody rose to the challenge of learning their lines and cues in just a week and half. The acting and performance [...]

March 17th, 2014|

Story with Maria Whatton

            As part of the school's Book Week celebrations Year 5 were mesmerised by the magical stories told by Maria Whatton last week. She used her magic box and musical instruments to engage and enthral the group of eager listeners. All children enthusiastically took part using sound effects and hand [...]

March 17th, 2014|


Friday saw a the result of Year 6's ICT project to design, plan and organize a fund raising event. They chose to use this year's Sport Relief day as a focus for the event and held a huge 'fair' in the School Room after lunch. As well as selling sweets and cakes, the girls offered [...]

March 15th, 2014|

Pre-Prep 2 Hockey Success

All Pre-Prep 2 pupils have been successful in earning their hockey stick licences.  The children were rigorously tested over a number of weeks and had to show consistent control of their hockey stick ensuring that the stick remained close to the floor at all times.  The children have achieved various skills such as push passing, long-block [...]

March 14th, 2014|

World Book Day

The children enjoyed celebrating World Book Day on Monday.  They came to school in their pyjamas with their teddy bears and favourite books.  They loved sharing their books with their friends and had a wonderful time with Maria, the storyteller. The children bought in a donation of £1, which will buy books for the Woodard School, [...]

March 12th, 2014|

Pukeko Puzzles!

Pre-Prep 2 have become very interested in New Zealand birds! They have made great fact books about kiwis and painted detailed pictures of these rare, nocturnal birds. They have also used watercolours to paint delicate pictures of other birds from New Zealand. They used their knowledge of all these birds to create fact cards for [...]

March 11th, 2014|


Year 4 had a fabulous time at the Think Tank science museum in Birmingham today. The weather was amazing, which meant that we were able to make the most of the outdoor exhibits, as well as enjoying our lunch in the sun. Meanwhile, once inside, all of the usual terrific demonstrations and interactive displays had [...]

March 11th, 2014|
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