We concluded our Science Week with a show in the Space Dome! Norwell and St Matthews came together and all children experienced a Space and planet themed show. They also had the opportunity to ask their Space related questions to
The children at both Norwell and St Matthews had an enjoyable day bringing their topic to life! They joined in with geography based activities such as orienteering and map reading, as well as role-play and crafts all based around the
The children had a fantastic day at Brackenhurst!They started the morning off with crafts where we made Chinese lanterns, rat masks, money wallets, Chinese dragons and China plates. We then learned about the story of the Zodiac race and went
It was great to see so many families attend the café to see how calculations are taught across the school. Some of the maths problems really made the adults think!
The Key Stage 2 children enjoyed their trip to the Newark Civil War Centre where they took part in drama and role play activities to bring their learning about the English Civil War to life! They said it was one
The children across the Federation had an enjoyable day at Perlethorpe in the lead up to Christmas! They re-enacted the journey Mary and Joseph took to Bethlehem and had the opportunity to role-play events and dress up as different characters.
The children from both schools had a fantastic day as part of their ‘Fire, Fire’ topic. Tuxford Fire Brigade came to talk about fire safety. The children got to meet the Fire Fighters and asked lots of questions. Later in
Remembrance Day was commemorated at both school’s in different ways. At Norwell the children walked down to church and shared readings, poems and prayers. They laid a cross with the name of each person who had fallen in conflict. At
It was lovely to see so many parents and family members sharing the book and the children’s writing. This magical book of wonderful lands was a great inspirational start to our writing! It was great to see how the children’s
We had a wonderful time visiting London last Wednesday- some of us had not been on the Underground before! The Van Gogh exhibition at the Tate was wonderful and the children discussed about the paintings with great knowledge. The walk