Foundation Stage – Pebbles, Starfish and Seahorses

We are delighted with how well our reception and nursery children have settled into school, following our shortest staggered start ever. Already the children are following routines, engaging with challenges and seeking out learning through their own play. The atmosphere in the Unit is calm and purposeful enabling new friendships to develop too. The camaraderie… More

Y2 – Lifeboats and Coastguards

The children in Year Two learnt how a knight was armed and fought as they watched a knight being dressed in his harness of armour by his loyal squire. They were lucky enough to handle real items of armour and weapons – discovering how heavy chain mail was and what it is like to wear… More

Y1 – Puffins and Penguins

The children in Key Stage One had a fantastic time at Alnwick Castle, broadening and deepening their understanding of castles and life in medieval times. Year One were transported into the mysterious world of medieval castles, magic and fireside tales.  Suitably attired in medieval costumes, they met the Earl of Northumberland’s resident Wizard. He was… More