The book ‘The Day the Crayons Quit’ has been a huge hit with Year Two. In the original story, the crayons go on strike because of the complaints about how their owner treats them! This sometimes irreverent look at how we care for our belongings has certainly inspired the children, who have produced character profiles and letters from the unthinking little boy, Duncan, to his crayons.
Years Three and Four have been to Hampton Court Palace this week to discover how the Tudors lived.
Lower School had a very important visitor this week. The well-known children’s author, Lottie Prentice, travelled over 100 miles just to visit our children!
Crown House Explore the World of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
Year One and Two visit the Walter Rothschild Museum at Tring.
Year Two have been learning about different quests and mythical tales which have often been passed down orally. They have been excitedly writing their own story of George and the Dragon, creating a super group display of their work in their classroom
Year Six joined Preschool this week to share some of their favourite books. Great fun was had by all as the older children reminisced over books they enjoyed in their earliest days at school.
This Wednesday saw our Year Five and Six footballers travel to Dair House for an away fixture. The team arrived in fine voice after a loud but tuneful journey to the venue.
The Whole school joined together to take part in a Sign to Sing assembly.
Year Four conducted themselves with aplomb today as they took centre stage and performed an engaging assembly, packed full of scientific knowledge.
On Wednesday Years Five and Six travelled to Reading to visit the town’s museum.
Ross Welford visited the children this week to tell them all about being an author.