Monthly Archives July 2017

Lion King Roaring Success!

Lion King Roaring Success! ‘Awesome’, ‘Amazing’, ‘So Proud’ – just some of the words used by parents to describe the Year 5/6 end of term production of the Lion King. Superb performances from; proud lions, mischievous hyenas, a put-upon hornbill, joking meerkat, lovable warthog and cheeky baboons all splendidly supported by stampeding elephants, zebras, giraffes, gazelles, cheetahs and all held together with clear narration and passionate singing. A big thank you to all staff supporting the children with their acting, singing, choreography and for the magnificent costumes. Could we put on a full concert in a few weeks? Hakuna Matata!
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Awe & Wonder

Awe & Wonder Year 1 and Year 2 had a wonderful time visiting Woodside Wildlife and Falconry Park with the opportunity to see and touch both exotic and more common creatures! The children (and animals) all behaved brilliantly and there were lots of happy (and nervous) smiles on faces!
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“76 trombones led the big parade!”

“76 trombones led the big parade!” (Well perhaps not quite that many!) We had a real treat in school when King Edward VI Grammar School brought some of their musicians along to lead workshops for Y5/6 and then perform in front of the school. The children enjoyed singing and playing a range of percussion instruments, but the highlight was probably the chance to play a plastic trombone! “And they oompahed up and down the square” (or Hall in our case!)
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MUD DAY 2017!

MUD DAY! Foundation Stage are often found both outside and inside up to their elbows in something gooey or messy, but today is Mud Day so the fun goes right up to their eyebrows! No one is safe from a mud brush or face pack and Mud Pudding is on the menu! What a start to the day!
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