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Newsletter June 2018

Read our June Newsletter, full of photos and information on Royal Wedding celebrations, the Hey Diddle Diddle Music Workshop, World Cup inspired Geography lessons and much more…

Shimmer the Mermaid

Reception Class came to school today and found Shimmer the Mermaid resting in their water tray. She had written a letter to them asking them to help her to get back to her Mermaid friends who live in the sea. The pupils gave their ideas of how they could help…

Hey Diddle Diddle Music Workshop

Last week, the Kindergarten and Lower Kindergarten children took part in a nursery rhyme based music workshop called ‘Hey Diddle Diddle’. Everyone had great fun singing and dancing throughout the morning. The class was full of interactive nursery rhymes and musical instruments, with the added fun of bubbles, a parachute…

Reception Celebrate the Royal Wedding!

Last Friday Reception Class had a great time celebrating the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The pupils learnt that the wedding would be at Windsor Castle and that the wedding cake was going to be lemon flavoured. They made own own wedding tiaras and flower bouquets and…

D of E Practice Expedition

On Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 May 2018, the Year 10 DofE participants from Braeside School and Normanhurst School worked tirelessly over two days learning camp craft and first aid, orienteering, and developing team skills. On the first day participants arrived feeling excited and ready to develop their skills further. …

Lower Kindergarten Fly to the Moon!

Lower Kindergarten have been singing number songs in class, which is not only great fun, but also a good way to strengthen their learning. Firstly they pretended to travelling to space, and counted down, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 blast off! In the next song the children were 5 little…

Newsletter May 2018

Read our May newsletter, full of photos and information on the ISA Regional Athletics, LAMDA successes, the Junior Peripatetic Music Concert and lots more…

Junior First Aid Course

On Friday 11 May, the children in Year 3 to 5 took part in a Basic First Aid course to help them learn how to help those in need. The course took them through all the basics, lead by a knowledgeable instructor, with some of the children taking part in…

Year 10 Investigate the Rate of Reactions

Year 10 have been working through their required practical content as part of their GCSE Chemistry course. This week they have been investigating the effect of concentration on rates of reactions. The required practical investigations are an essential element of the Science GCSE course and it is important that the…