Bugs to Eat from the Pestaurant!

TweetWe were visited by two scientists from Hygiene Angels who brought with them a variety of edible insects; these included salt & vinegar crickets, Mexican Spice mealworms and chocolate-covered bugs!! They also shared some interesting facts about ‘entomophagy’ (the official name for insect eating) as well as discussing why insects can provide a viable and sustainable food source for the Read More …

Our Day Out – In Liverpool

TweetKS2 had a fabulous day out today in Liverpool. The weather was gorgeous (spring really has arrived) and we were singing the song we’d learnt for the afternoon concert on the bus, going into town. First stop, the Anglican Cathedral and, as you could have expected, there were lots of “Wow”s and children walking into each other as they spent Read More …

Tim Rylands @ TED

TweetTim Rylands is an educator and enthusiastic proponent of keeping learning in class as exciting as possible. In this 18 minute film, he illustrates how we can use technology to embellish, inspire, stimulate children in all areas of the curriculum. When you have eighteen minutes… (and, as we always aim to be diligence itself about timing, our session came in at Read More …

Quality Mark for the 5th Time!

TweetWe are delighted to have been awarded the Basic Skills Quality Mark for the 5th consecutive time! We have attached the report for you to read and enjoy. The award is the result of hard work and co-operation between parents, children, staff and Governors, so a big ‘Well Done!’ to everyone! It was particularly rewarding to read… …the school has made Read More …