As many of you have noticed we have been slowly adding to our top patio this term. Firstly so the children have an additional and more inviting play space and secondly come the springtime this will be an outdoor classroom that the children can enjoy and complete outside many of the activities they have inside. The Reception children have…Details
Thank you all for your support and generosity at the Halloween Merienda, it was great to see so many of you there. We raised 350€ for Bomberos Ayudan and their work for families in need in Madrid. The children are going to use the money to buy much needed items for the families. We are very keen that…Details
Everyday we focus on friendship, kindness to others and how to solve friendship difficulties with the children. Most times the children sort out any friendship issues themselves but during friendship week we focus on how they can sort issues should they arise and what to do if they need an adult to intervene. In addition we also focus…Details
Our young footballers are loving their Wednesday training sessions. Each week they are learning new skills and putting them to the test. They are not just learning the skills to kick the ball but also great teamwork and fair play skills. Parents are always welcome to go over and watch the game at the end of the activity.
As part of our Geography objectives, year 1 went on a walk around the school. We were looking for things that we could see and hear. We heard lots of traffic but we couldn’t always see it. We saw cats, trees, a church… and lots of flying ants accompanied us during our time exploring. What can you…Details
To promote the use of ambitious vocabulary with the children, we have decided to introduce two challenging words each week throughout the whole school. Every member of staff will try to include these words as much as they can throughout the week. Our aim to raise the level of the children’s English in their speaking, listening and writing.…Details
King’s Infant school garden is starting to take shape. The children have enjoyed planting carrots and radishes in class. We have been looking after them for 3 weeks and now we are in the process of transferring the young plants to the big pots outside the office. Hopefully in a few weeks they will continue to grow bigger…Details
Every Friday morning some of our Reception children start the day by making a splash in the pool at Pio Xii. Mrs Davies reports that each week the children are becoming more confident in the water. Many of our Year 1 and 2 children finish Friday afternoon in the same way, by swimming their way towards to weekend.…Details
Over the summer we invested in lots of new instruments for the school. This week the Tigers got
to open them and play them for the very first time. It certainly was noisy but we had lots of fun!