Category Archives: Autumn Term 2012

Carols by Candlelight

On Tuesday, 4th December we held our annual Carols by Candlelight service.  For the first time in many years we returned to All Saints Church for this celebration.  This larger venue enabled the many parents, staff and friends to join together and enjoy the Christmas music in comfortable surroundings. Continue reading

Year 5 Victorian Day

On Wednesday 14th November, Year 5 were transported back to Victorian times.  The children experienced a Victorian school day with lessons on map reading, arithmetic and drill exercises.  The children and teachers got into character by wearing Victorian attire.  The children thoroughly enjoyed the experience and it has helped them to compare our school routines and lessons with a Victorian school. Continue reading

Science Night at the Museum

Last Friday, 9th November, 17 intrepid scientists from Years 5 and 6 started out on a fantastic trip to the Science Museum for a sleepover.  When we arrived we were led to the Alchemy section on the 2nd floor, overlooking the main hall where we were to spend the night.

We took part in three amazing sessions – making a buzzer game, finding out about electricity and magnetism and we had to hunt for dates on the 20th century inventions. Continue reading