Call Us: 01889 562083 | enquiries@denstoneprep.co.uk

Monthly Archives: October 2014

//October

Mary Anning

As part of their project on ‘Dinosaurs’, Pre-Prep 2 have been finding out about Mary Anning. They were a little surprised when their teacher transformed herself into this amazing lady and told them about her childhood! The children enthusiastically dressed up as characters in Mary’s life story and acted out the exciting events […]

October 28th, 2014|

The Great Pre-Prep Disco

The Pre-Prep had a wonderful time at their disco.

They danced, shouted, played games and sang with enormous enthusiasm!

Thank you Disco Dave and Friends At Smallwood!

October 25th, 2014|

Pre-Prep 2’s Harvest Challenge

Pre-Prep 2’s Harvest Challenge was to find a rainbow of fruits that came from countries around the world. The children had lots of ideas about different fruits and enthusiastically discussed which fruits we could grow in our country! They enjoyed looking at the fruits and finding out their country of origin. […]

October 25th, 2014|

The Pre-Prep Triathlon

All the teachers were so proud of the Pre-Prep children last Friday (not that we are not proud of them every day!!) The children really put their hearts into cycling, running and swimming to raise money for Kyreigh. They kept on trying when they were feeling tired and were wonderful at […]

October 22nd, 2014|

Harvest Challenge for Pre-Prep 1

Pre-Prep 1 completed their Harvest Challenge today – they had to make a rainbow sandwich! All the ingredients for the sandwich had to be the colours of the rainbow.  They worked as a team and thought of lots of different ingredients of all different colours.  They had a great […]

October 16th, 2014|

Exploding Rainbows

Pre-Prep 1 had great fun today experimenting with primary colours.  They had to drop red, yellow and blue food colouring into a saucer of cream using a pipette, then add a drop of washing up liquid.  The results were very exciting-all the colours mixed together to make the secondary colours.  Very exciting […]

October 16th, 2014|

Polygon Pictures Year 4

We quickly created a few masterpieces in our maths lesson on Monday. We were inspired by Klee and Klandinsky but I am guessing these skilled artists were not also made to name and count the number of polygons in their pictures!

 

October 14th, 2014|

Week 7 U11 Rugby

Please click on the link below to access the Week 7 Rugby U11 Team List:

Week 7 U11 v DGS 15.10.14 Rugby

October 14th, 2014|

Harvest Oranges!

As part of their Harvest work, Pre-Prep 2 have been looking at oranges. They used magnifying glasses to look at the outside and inside and even  listened to the oranges to hear the juice oozing out! They had great fun squeezing the oranges to make their own orange juice and enjoyed […]

October 12th, 2014|

Family Fun at Forest School

What a great Saturday morning we had at Forest School. Pre-Prep 1 & 2 invited their parents to come along for a taster session to see what kind of activities we do at Forest School. We started the morning by playing a few games and then learnt two new knots.  We […]

October 12th, 2014|
Load More Posts