Building community-then and now

There are so many activities across a school week, beyond our lessons, that help to build our children’s experience, confidence and enjoyment. We have done a lot of thinking about this and how a child’s primary school experience needs to be rich, varied and engaging. This week was no exception. At the end of the […]

Working together

We have had an exciting week since our return after half term. Three times each year we plan a ‘whole-school enquiry’ in which we develop a set of skills across every class. Our current enquiry is entitled ‘If you go down to the woods today..’ and focuses on developing mapping skills in geography. We have […]

Preparations and performances

Our week has been filled with Christmas preparations, productions and performances. On Monday, Miss Geelan and I travelled with our choral group to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital to entertain the patients and visitors with a repertoire of festive songs. The children were very excited to perform in public and they enchanted all who heard […]