This week we have explored our forest schools to see what natural materials we could use to make a musical instrument. Pupils decided the the wooden blocks were wood, which comes from trees and therefore useable.
Pupils really enjoyed their games and freedom of the dip to create their own…
Class 9R celebrated World Book Day this week with a Wizard of Oz theme in class. However there were many costumes and characters appearing on the day from an Oompa Loompa to Little Red Riding Hood.
We spent the day putting together an amazing collage of The Wizard of Oz, with all the pupils…
Yesterday we celebrated World Book Day, our class looked at the theme of Peter Pan. We read the story and made masks. We then talked about our favourite books and said why they are our favourite,
During the day we also took part in the signing story of 'Each Peach Pear Plum', and we also…
Today some children from Maple Class had their first Forest School Session. We walked down to the forest school and played a game called sticky feet. Once we were ready to learn, we did "What's in the Forest Box?" then went on a nature hunt through the woods. Back in the tent, we made pictures…
Yesterday Mr Massey treated some of Chestnut Class to a Christmas themed forest school. We started off my finding all of Santa’s elves, then we worked together to decorate a Christmas tree and finished off by making very cute clay reindeers!
Today 8R pupils were introduced to the forest schools programme.
We did various activities, hide and seek with a difference, looking at a fox hole, a peer trust game and hot chocolate with marshmallows!
It was a brilliant afternoon and pupils fully engaged with the activities.…
Today our new Year 10 classes spent time in the woods developing their friendship and teamwork skills in preparation for the residential at Calvert Trust in October. We had a carousel of four activities; hide and seek, tree rubbings, a nature tally adventure and den building.
Today we visited Haigh Hall and discovered a very old house.
The boys were able to tell us things that were different about this house to their homes.
It was HUGE,much older, had lots of windows and the door was enormous!!
We had great fun exploring the grounds.
As part of our ASDAN environmental awareness module, 10G visited Liverpool's World Museum. As well as enjoying the aquarium, the dinosaurs and the bug house; we spent lots of time in the "Saving Our Planet" exhibition. We discussed how man is hurting the environment and what things we can do to…