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Nursery

World Book Day All across the school, children celebrated World Book Day. Nursery children dressed up as their favourite characters and even enjoyed reading with Year 6 children. Pancake Day To celebrate Pancake day, the children had the delicious activity of trying pancakes with sugar and lemon juice. They then role played the act of …

Reception

World Book day in Reception The children had a fantastic day, dressing up and experiencing amazing activities based around the wonderful world of books. They loved the chance to buddy read with children in key stage 2, and share their love of books. Amazing Fun while Learning The children in Reception have a fantastic time …

Year 1

The Royal Palace at Windsor Castle To enhance their learning about the Royal family, and especially Queen Elizabeth II, Year 1 visited Windsor Castle. They has an amazing time at the Castle and developed their learning and understanding of the Royals. World Book Day 2022 The children had a fantastic day celebrating the wonderful world …

Year 2

Scooter Training Year 2 children had a wonderful hands on instruction day on how to ride their scooters safely. Very informative and fun. History Off the Page The children were visited by the fantastic company, “History Off The Page.” They brought to life all the learning the children had been carrying out on the Great …

Year 3

World Book Day in Year 3 The children had a tremendous time during World Book Day. They loved the opportunity to dress up as their favourite characters, take part in amazing reading challenges and to buddy read with younger children. Damper Bread Making The children had a fantastic time making damper bread. A very tasty …

Year 4

World Book Day in Year 4 The children had a tremendous time during World Book day. They loved the opportunity to dress up as their favourite characters, take part in amazing reading challenges and to buddy read with younger children. Bristlebots As part of their Science and DT learning, the children built small robots out …

Year 5

Trip to Rock Up As a fun finale to their learning about mountains, the children visited the local Rock Up. They took part in some amazing climbing activities and could imagine themselves as a real life mountain climber. P.E. – Gymnastics Children in P.E. have been developing their gymnastic skills, focussing on jumps, balances and …

Year 6

World Book Day 2022 The children had a fantastic day celebrating the wonderful world of books. They dressed up as the favourite characters. carried out fun reading activities and challenges and too part in fun buddy reading with younger children.  All of them sharing their love and enjoyment of books. Maths in Gymnastics Using their …

Juniper

At Highwood there is a designated, nurture environment named Juniper Class. Juniper Class is situated in a purpose built classroom at the heart of the school and is equipped like all of our other classrooms, however it incorporates designated spaces should children need a quiet place away from others. Nurturing sessions, such as breakfast and …