8R goes to Mexico!

22 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

As part of their topic this term 8R have been learning about travel. Today we have been learning about Mexico. We learnt how to do the Mexican hat dance, tried on a Mexican poncho with a sombrero, and tried Mexican chips and dips! To finish off our learning we even made a piñata! Well done…

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8R Class, 2018-19

11R Zak Visits The Houses of Parliament

22 Mar 2019

Category: 11R

On Tuesday 5th March Zak was invited to London to a Parliamentary reception with MYPLACE and Our Bright Futures. It was about raising awareness about  environmental issues and the impact it is having on young, vulnerable people.

Zak said "I enjoyed meeting other people from different parts of…

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11R Class, 2018-19, Equality

Beech - Sunshine Fun Time!

20 Mar 2019

Category: Beech

On Wednesday we went to Devonshire Road Recreation Ground.

We had many wonderful opportunities to develop our Characteristics of Effective Learning.

There was lots of Playing and Exploring - engagement, Active Learning - motivation, and even some Creating and Thinking Critically -…

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Beech Class, EYFS, 2018-19

Ashurst Woodland Walk

19 Mar 2019

Category: Chestnut

Chestnut class loved their woodland walk around Ashurst Beacon. We explored the woodland area talking about what we could see and hear. We also used our investigation sheets to collect different materials like pine cones, pine needles, sticks and different leaves. We then had a great time…

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Chestnut Class, EYFS, 2018-19

11R ¡Qué rico!

15 Mar 2019

Category: 11R

This week as part of our work on Spanish food and mealtimes, 11R worked very well as a team, cooking some excellent Spanish omelettes and preparing some ‘pan con tomate’ to accompany it. Next week we will complete our work on Spanish tapas when we make ‘patatas bravas con chorizo’ and pimientos dl…

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11R Class, Cooking & Nutrition, Foreign Languages, 2018-19