Monthly Archives: March 2017


Reception Mother’s Day Plants

Reception performed very well in the Mother's Day Assembly.  They recited a poem and sang lots of songs.  They made a card and decorated their own plant pot and then planted a flower for their mummies.

March 28th, 2017|

PP1 Blast off to the Space Centre

Pre-Prep 1 had a great day out at the Space Centre last Wednesday.  They really enjoyed visiting the Planetarium and finding out about the Sun and the Moon. After lunch the children explored and found out lots of interesting things about Space, including Laika the first dog in space. The children also had lots of [...]

March 28th, 2017|

Maths & Science PP2

The children in PP2 have been using stop watches to see how quick they are at counting, writing and building. They found it a challenge to beat each other’s times. It’s all part of the fun of Maths in year 2.               Last week the children of PP2 were [...]

March 28th, 2017|

Mother’s Day

PP2 have been excitedly busy making special Mother’s Day plaques and cards using a mixture of materials to create these stunning individual pieces. We hope that all the Mums at Denstone College Prep School have had a Happy Mother’s Day.    

March 28th, 2017|

Red Nose Day Year 6 Young Entrepreneur’s

On Friday 24th March, Year Six successfully raise a staggering £505.45 for Comic Relief.  The fundraiser was run as part of a Year 6 PSHE unit on entrepreneurship.  Children learned about what an entrepreneur is and planned, budgeted and marketed this event as part of that unit of study.  They worked in groups and came up [...]

March 28th, 2017|

Week 11 Netball & Football Team Sheets

U8 & U9 Football v WGS - 28.3.17 U9 Netball v Yarlet - 28.3.17

March 27th, 2017|

Mummified Year 4!

Year 4 were given a step by step mummification lesson during History this week.  Within their learning, they have studied how the Egyptians removed the internal parts of a dead body, washed and cleaned the body and used embalming oils.  They learned the reasons why the Egyptians put the heart back into the body and which [...]

March 27th, 2017|

Week 11 – U11’s Netball Team Sheet

Week 11 - U11's Netball v Edenhurst (h) - Wednesday 29th March 2.30pm

March 24th, 2017|

House Music Competition 2017

Congratulations must go to all the pupils who took part in the House Music Competition this year, and also the fabulous house singing of "Let's Go Fly a Kite'! It was a truly magnificent afternoon and the adjudicator Mr Dobney, Director of Music at Abbots Bromley School, was most impressed. Oak won the singing competition and [...]

March 23rd, 2017|

Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations

Wow!  Mrs Betham has worked hard with the cast of last night's show to produce an amusing and fun Junior Play. The children did so well remembering their lines, where they should be and what they should be doing.  Their performance last night showed just how much work they have put into rehearsals.  Mrs Belcher and her art scholars [...]

March 22nd, 2017|
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