The Early Years’ book and the author of the term is “Stickman” by Julia Donaldson, which is forming part of their Arctic Adventure topic. The children are enjoying the story very much and they all had fun making their own stick man. They have also learnt to retell the story following a story map.
Early Years topic this term is ‘Arctic Adventure’. The children are learning about life in the ‘frozenworld’. They have been experimenting with ice – a plastic polar bear and penguin were frozen in iceand the children took turns to contribute ideas how to melt the ice to free them. The childrensuggested putting the ice block […]
Year 6 went on a science walk around the Mill Pond. They were looking at the classification of leaves and producing a Fact File on the subject. Although it was cold the sun was shining and there was lots to see.
On Friday 11th January our years 5 & 6 children visited The Charis Centre to take part in the “Be The Change” Programme. “The programme focuses on happiness, confidence, hope, relationships and employability and encourages students to identify their personal barriers to success, before helping them find ways of overcoming them. Be the Change helps open student’s […]
Year 5 & 6 children have started the new year with a new topic, the Tudors. To enhance the learning experience, Steps in Time Interactive History Plays, Oliver McMechan, visited the school to talk about Tudor life. The interactive performance was very informative and it was performed in a humorous way involving the children. Oliver […]
On Friday 7th December, we held our annual Christmas Fair, organised by the P.T.A. There were various stalls, games, face painting, biscuit decorating, sand art, temporary tattoos, Santa’s magical grotto, exciting raffle prizes, refreshments and many more. On behalf of the children and staff at Waterfield, we would like to thank the P.T.A. for securing […]
ParentPay – our new online payment service We are pleased to announce that we will shortly be accepting payments online for items such as dinner money, school trips and uniform. Using a secure website called ParentPay you will be able to pay online using your credit or debit card. ParentPay will be our preferred method […]
September means harvest time! We have been extremely busy in Gardening club already this Autumn term and have harvested our carrots and onions. We have also been busy weeding the raised beds ready for our next batch of vegetables! The children were amazed to see how well our sunflowers have grown over the holidays, some reaching […]
We are pleased to announce that our new school-to-parent communication system, SchoolPing, is ready to use! SchoolPing is a FREE to download app which allows you to receive instant messages straight to your smartphone, wherever you are. Whether you’re at work, at home or on the go all you need is an internet connection to […]