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Nursery News 20th March 2020

20th March 20

Everybody came back into Nursery this morning raring to go, ready for the new week! We started with a super Busy Fingers session where the girls and boys painted, acted out stories using small world toys, played an animal dominoes game and used their fine motor skills to practice their writing and pencil control by…

Nursery Weekly News 13th March 2020

13th March 20

We started our new week in Nursery with a fantastic Busy Fingers session.  Everyone was so focused and involved in the activities at the tables, working independently and collaboratively (PSE, PD, Literacy, Maths).  What a great start to the week! We then listened to a story about a baby monkey who had lost his parents. …

STEM Club make a move

12th March 20

Our most recent build task in STEM Club was to construct something with wheels. We had a variety of interesting and innovative designs – even a scooter than could roll the length of a table!  

Nursery News 28th February 2020

28th February 20

Welcome back after half term!!  We hope you had a wonderful break, with some fun and games and rest too!  Welcome too to our new members of the class, Bea, Jacob and Amelie. The girls and boys came back to school on Monday morning brilliantly!  They settled very quickly into our Busy Fingers activities (PD,…

Magistrates Day

25th February 20

The girls in Form VI recently spent an interesting and informative morning taking part in a workshop run by Legal Eagles.  Two local magistrates, who happen to be ex-St Hilda’s mums, told us all about the English court system, crime and punishment and the effects of crime on the victim.  The girls loved taking part…

Nursery Weekly News 14th February 2020

14th February 20

On Monday morning we thought our Teachers had gone a little bit crazy! As soon as we got to school they asked us to come and get changed for our production!! Some of us found this funny because we had only just got dressed to come to school!  We are becoming more independent at dressing…

Form V visit the Royal Institution

11th February 20

Today Form V had a day at the Royal Institution in London. We did a cosmetic chemistry workshop where we made bath bombs and lip balm. It was a lot of fun and we learned about states of matter, the pH scale and chemical reactions.

Nursery News 7th February 2020

7th February 20

On Monday morning we had a special job to do! We had been invited to the whole school assembly! How grown up! We listened to the assembly about Well being Week.  We showed the rest of the school that we were excellent at sitting and listening (CL) throughout the assembly! After Outside ChIL which involved…

Nursery News 31st January 2019

31st January 20

Our new week began with Mrs Radgman reading the story ‘The Enormous Turnip’.  The children became actors and acted out the story whilst Mrs Radgman read it.  We pulled up the turnip eventually after many people and animals came to help (CL, EAD and UW)! In ChIL the children used the hats again to re-enact…

The STEM Club Bridge Challenge

30th January 20

It was the annual STEM Club Bridge Challenge last week. The teams had been working really hard for a number of weeks to make sure their bridges both spanned with width of the River of Doom as well as being strong enough to hold the weight of vehicles. There were mixed results.

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