Year 3 visited the Natural History Musem

December 1, 2018

Year 3 had an excellent trip to The Natural History Museum to learn more about the body and bones. They also enjoyed a session in the investigate centre where they got to handle real specimens from the museum’s collection.

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Chess Update

We have entered 4 teams in the Sussex Primary (U.11) Cup, plus one in the Butler (U.14) Cup. Despite playing against much older children, we won our Butler Cup match beating Ardingly, Burgess Hill Academy and Uckfield. Amelie, Rafe, Arun G and Taran conceded only 2 points out of a possible 12. Amelie, Rafe, Taran […]

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LAMDA News

Congratulations to all the students who sat their LAMDA examination this week. They all appeared very excited and joyful with anticipation as they went in to meet the examiner with very few nervous faces. After their examination, they all seemed very pleased and happy with how the examination had gone. They appeared to have remembered […]

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Lifecoach News

So the year 7 students come to the end of phase II of their personality profile. They have been looking at ‘their strengths’ and what they like about themselves. In these sessions they choose words (behavioural traits) and are asked to give evidence and examples. The process is quite valuable for a number of reasons: […]

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We were visited by two dentists

Following their big write on Tuesday, the children have been working on making the masks that they designed last week. They wrote exciting stories about Marcello Mouse at the Masked Ball and remembered to include plenty of good vocabulary. A video clip, sent live from Venice this weekend, fired their imaginations and the results on […]

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Snakes and Ladders

We are gearing up for a very busy end of term and have already made Christmas wreaths to adorn Santa’s Grotto at the Christmas Fair using lots of green hands! We have been adding small numbers to large numbers in our maths and subtracting too, remembering to always start with the biggest number. We have […]

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The festivities have begun!

We are beginning to get festive in classrooms as we have been painting and glittering decorations in preparation for the Christmas Fair. In literacy, the children have been blending and segmenting rhyming words. The children enjoyed exploring different ways to make new words using magic magnetic wands and letters to build their words. In maths […]

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Christmas is coming!

All the Nursery children have been getting in the festive mood this week!  Pippins have made a Christmas grotto and the children have had lots of fun hiding and reading Christmassy stories inside together. Acorns have been marble rolling some shiny baubles for their Christmas cards, collaged some bright Christmas trees and had fun playing […]

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