Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School, near Worthing, won the numbers game at Brighton College’s 789 Inter-School Maths Challenge Day, fielding two out of the only five girls to take part in their group of 40.
Virtual Reality enables children to travel the world, discover indigenous cultures and experience extraordinary adventures. Finton House, a prep school in Wandsworth has used this immersive experience to teach children about different cultures.
Year 4 Cranleigh Prep pupils entered Roald Dahl inspired stories for a writing competition and Charlotte's T's has been selected for publication with a selection of favourite entries throughout the UK.
The All Hallows Creative Design department have set up a fantastic new initiative with Clarks shoe company for pupils to design their own shoes. The school has welcomed representatives from Clarks to help kick-start this exciting project.
As part of their Humanities curriculum, Form 2 came to school dressed as Romans and enjoyed a Workshop on Life in Roman Britain. This involved an array of activities from making Roman medicines and mosaics to dancing and practising battle formations
A Vicious Vikings day, devised and hosted by St Benedict’s School, Ealing, was attended by children from six west London primary schools recently. A range lively of activities gave an overview of Viking history, and their influence on Britain.
Pupils from Grace Dieu Manor School saw history ‘come to life’ during their Egyptian Day. The children in Years 3 & 4 learnt about all aspects of life in Ancient Egypt. They even discovered, first hand, how they mummified bodies!
Year 5&6 pupils at Greenfield School, Woking, built a 12m bridge in the school sports hall with the help of engineers from BAM Nuttall and Mott Macdonald. The workshop reinforced lessons in STEM subjects which began this September at the school.
In preparation for their Common Entrance next year, boys in Year 8 wrote essays on the subject of “My Best Wildlife Experience”. The essays were so good that they were entered into a competition run by the Royal Geographical Society.
Blackheath Prep wanted to utilise their Garden of Imagination to its full potential and appointed a full-time Forest School Leader. The children in Early Years will now have outdoor learning at their fingertips whatever the weather.