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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 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|

Hooray for Harvest!

Nursery and Pre-Prep have started their Harvest celebrations with a wonderful assembly. All the children read, recited, sang and acted beautifully. Nursery waved their rainbows with great panache and Reception recited their poem very confidently. Pre-Prep 1 obviously enjoyed acting the story of Harry and his red tomato ketchup […]

October 7th, 2014|

Our World War 1 Roll of Honour

On Wednesdays this term Year 6 have helped us prepare for Remembrance Day by reading the names from the roll of honour in the school room. Everyone then listens to the stories behind the names  – how the school boys grew into soldiers and how they died in the Great War. […]

October 5th, 2014|

Skeleton Puzzles!

Last week Pre-Prep 2 tackled some skeleton challenges. Could they work in teams to put the skeleton together? Everyone tried very hard and the results were very good – as you can see!

This activity was linked to our fossil work – thinking about how paleontologists assemble fossils  and sometimes make mistakes! […]

October 5th, 2014|

Gigantic Jellies!

Pre-Prep 2 were delighted with their edible fossils! They enjoyed building up the layers of jelly and choosing the fossils to go in each tier. They readily understood that the oldest fossils were at the bottom and were heard explaining the jellies in great detail to their parents!

September 28th, 2014|

The Story of Fossils

Pre-Prep 2 have started to think about how fossils are made and why they are so important. Everyone had great fun using the sand, model dinosaurs and toy digger to explain one possible way in which fossils are made and discovered. They also enjoyed the first stage of making […]

September 22nd, 2014|

Pre-Prep 2’s Teeth!

Pre-Prep 2 had a very busy afternoon looking at their own teeth and discovering that they are not all the same! They found out that their teeth leave different marks in apple slices! After looking at the giant models and  talking about why teeth are different, they had the challenge of […]

September 15th, 2014|

Friends Together!

Pre-Prep 1 have been thinking about friends. They have produced some lovely ideas about what friends do and how they feel when they are with their friends. Today they had the chance to make music with a friend! It was great to see them talking […]

September 15th, 2014|
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