1210, 2017

Main Prep Disco Gets Underway!

The children were full of excitement and fun prior to actually going into the gym for their school disco.  Dave Dee was ready and the time had come for the hair brushing, waxing, spraying to […]

2109, 2017

A Maths Problem

Mr Bettany’s Year 6 maths class took the opportunity this morning to take their lesson outside (prior to the heavens opening this afternoon!)  They were asked to take a look at the outdoor classroom, specifically […]

509, 2017

Year 6’s First Day Back

Welcome back our new Year 6!  We’ve heard all about what they’ve been up to over the holidays and its been great catching up with 8 weeks worth of news for some of us.

Here are […]

1606, 2017

Year 6 ICT

Year 6 have been working on their ICT programming and some amazing computer games have been produced.

“We’ve been making games in ICT then sharing them with our friends. It takes about a week for us […]

606, 2017

Karting Mad!

One of our Year 6 students, Dan Parrans- Smith, is an avid karter, and a couple of weeks ago he took part in the East Anglian Kart Championships at Kimbolton Circuit, Cambridgeshire.

Against fierce National competition […]

2205, 2017

Year 6 PGL Update

The Year 6 Children have arrived safe and sound at PGL.

Mr Bettaney

1905, 2017

Igloo Building

Year 6 children have continued to focus on Polar regions in geography. As such, they recently learned the impact global warming is having on Polar ice sheets and its implications for people and Polar Bears […]

1905, 2017

Chester Zoo Visit

Year 6 spent a lovely day in the Cheshire sunshine at Chester Zoo. On arrival they were able to see the 3 baby elephants in their enclosure before carrying on further into the zoo stopping […]

1905, 2017

World War 2 Talk

World War 2 Talk

Year 5 were incredibly lucky to have a visit from Mr Peter Armitage MBE and Mr Mark McKenzie to talk to the children about World War 2. In addition to the talk, […]

605, 2017

Shakespeare Outside

In a Year 6 English lesson, we completed some drama activities in the outdoor classroom. The scene was Macbeth’s return to the witches where three apparitions emerged from the fire pit. The pupils’ performances were […]

605, 2017

County Cricket Player

Lola, a Year 6 student, has been playing cricket for the past 3 years for Clifton Cricket club near Ashbourne. She trains once a week during Summer and Winter with the club. Lola has played […]

605, 2017

Magnification Lesson

Year 6 have been using the power of the sun combined with the magnification of glass to create FIRE! The children had to use minute movements to focus the sun into a very powerful spot […]

605, 2017

Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble…

Year 6 have been learning all about Shakespeare this term. Their super projects are on display in reception for you all to see. Tyra built a theatre with a working light rig, complete with the […]

2803, 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 […]

303, 2017

Year 6 Trip to Derby Magistrates Court

The year 6 children visited Derby Magistrates Court where they held their own assault trial, criminal damage trial and breach of a court order trial. The children took on many different roles including Magistrates; Prosecution and […]

2802, 2017

Year 6 Trip to Black Country Living Museum

After advising the year 6 children to wrap up warm and prepare for awful weather, the day of their visit to the Black Country Living museum finally arrived on what turned out to be lovely […]

1702, 2017

Woodard 1000 Voices Concert, Birmingham Symphony Hall

Woodard 1000 Voices Concert, Birmingham Symphony Hall

On Saturday 11th February all Year 6 choir members joined approximately 750 other Woodard students at the Woodard 1000 Voices Concert at the Birmingham Symphony Hall.

We went to Birmingham […]

902, 2017

Year 6 Polar Explorers

Year 6 geographers experience ‘Polar Exploration’

Year 6 Geographers have been finding out what it feels like to be polar explorers – going into the unknown, with only a guide…. and a sense of humour. The […]

1605, 2016

Year 6 have arrived safe and happy

Year 6 have arrived safely at PGL. After a morning at RAF Cosford the children finally arrived at PGL approximately 2pm. They have so far played a number of games, eaten well and are currently […]

1703, 2016

House Music Competition

Thank you to Mrs O’Brien for organizing this year’s house music competition and for Mr Parren-Smith for visiting us to judge our winners. Congratulations goes to Oaks for winning the house cup and for our […]