Snow Day!

It's been a creative week this week; from developing paint brush skills, DIY jigsaws to to finger drawing in the snow. Allowing the space for creativity has many benefits to improving attainment in the classroom...amongst these: self-expression, positive thinking, improved focus and fun top the…

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Healthy Eating

An important part of child development is eating a healthy meal; it helps with concentration in the classroom and energy for play. This week the kids have explored the difference between healthy food and treat food. By making their own pizza, the pupils noticed the difference between a shop made…

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We've been invested!

Well, the boys have...!

...for the past number of weeks heading to the local scouting group, getting stuck in with games and learning about constellations, achieving the opportunity to be fully invested (getting the neckerchief and being recognised as a member) and be rewarded with their first…

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Christmas Tree Festival

This week saw our pupil head over to Lichfield for the annual Christmas Tree Festival. Pupils admired beautifully laid site and age of the building. 

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Bike Safety

Following on from our road safety awareness, this week we focused solely on safety with bicycles. As many accidents involving cyclist are around them not being seen, we explored right and left arm signalling as indication for turning, then explored reflectors through the designing of a helmet. We…

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Road Safety.

Stop (at the roadside), Look (both ways), Listen (for traffic) and Think (is it safe to cross?). This has been the message to the kids this week being Road Safety week. Repeat this message at home, be safe. 

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Night Fever

The weather has been on our side this week, staying pretty crisp and clear; archery, football, bikes & scooters have got the kids up and about. As we've hit darkness around 5-ish, we've also explored the environment in a different way...heading out wrapped up with a torch in hand...playing in the…

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Mini Olympics

What does it take to beat your personal best? Determination? Perseverance? A motivation to do better? Our Mini Olympics (with a very creative twist) brought out the best in the pupils, challenging themselves to be better versions of themselves.

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Happy Heart

The pace has been maintained from last weeks ‘Happy Heart’ theme through a variety of activities. Children have enjoyed getting all Space Jam in the basketball sessions, aquatic at our local swimming pool and Xtreme at the skatepark. As the evenings become darker outside, we’ve found some time to…
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Healthy Heart Day

To celebrate 'Healthy Heart Day' (on Friday!), our activities have been focused towards keeping our ticker ticking...This week saw the return of the Judo coaching and was welcomed with smiles and enthusiasm...building confidence, discipline, respect for others along with a positive healthy…

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First Judo Session

First session of judo this term and the residential children got fully involved, well done everyone great session!

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Birmingham Visit

Wow! What a fun week! Tuesday's lot headed out into Birmingham, had a blast exploring the bustling nature of the city. It was the perfect evening to be on the roof of the new library, clear skies meant views for miles and a new..raised..perspective on the world. Some stayed enjoying the view,…

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