School Council Halloween Harvest

Gardening Club harvested the pumpkins and the parsnips today. Later, School Council admired the produce and held a competition to carve them for Halloween. We shall look forward to the winning spooky creations after half term!

By | October 20th, 2017|Ash's Blog, News, Willows' Blog|Comments Off on School Council Halloween Harvest

Natural Learning Habitats Day

Ash Class were learning outside again today.  This time we were exploring the habitats and biodiversity of Methley Meadow.  The children tackled problem solving activities, pitching themselves in their stretch zone to solve either ladybird, magpie or spider's tricky problems.  We practiced resilience and positive self talk to create these wonderful sculptures inspired by [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|Ash's Blog, News, Outdoor learning|Comments Off on Natural Learning Habitats Day

Pre-School Open Day

We had a fantastic morning of Natural Learning fun on the 28th of June. It was so lovely to share our beautiful space with so many new families. Massive thank you to all our parent helpers and the PTFA for making this day so successful. We are looking forward to hosting another Open Day [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|News, Saplings' Blog|Comments Off on Pre-School Open Day

Saplings Newsletter 7 July 17

Our Saplings A few words from our Pre-school leader... What an [...]

By | July 7th, 2017|News, Saplings' Blog|Comments Off on Saplings Newsletter 7 July 17

Clay Blobster Adventures!

By | June 22nd, 2017|News, Saplings' Blog|Comments Off on Clay Blobster Adventures!

Successful Fundraising!

We raised £40 for Red Nose Day 2017! Thank you for your kind donations.

By | June 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Successful Fundraising!

Welcoming Bearnes to Natural Learning HQ

It has been wonderful sharing our Natural Learning with the Reception children from Bearnes.  This week May was serving 'Cloud Soup' in the Rainbow Cafe.  Jaden made a home for his swamp monster and beautiful peg fairies popped up all around the garden!   What a delight - thank you Gin!

By | May 28th, 2017|News, Outdoor learning, Saplings' Blog|Comments Off on Welcoming Bearnes to Natural Learning HQ

Natural Learning with Foundation Stage

Hennock and Bearnes Foundation Stage have been enjoying some inspirational sessions in Natural Learning HQ with our local, Level 3 Forest School Practitioner, Gin Methley. In these sessions learning happens through child led play.  The children are encouraged to explore and connect with nature through practical experiences that stimulate all their senses. We aim [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|News, Outdoor learning, Saplings' Blog|Comments Off on Natural Learning with Foundation Stage

Toby the Tortoise

Toby the Tortoise has been in Miss Marian's family for nearly 30 years and he came to visit Willow class today. We found out what he likes to eat, where he sleeps and how he hibernates during the winter. We drew a tortoise's life-cycle and then painted watercolour pictures of Toby, but most of all [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|News, Willows' Blog|Comments Off on Toby the Tortoise

Easter Open Day

On Wednesday 29th March, Hennock held its second open day of the academic year. The Easter themed day, began with an assembly at the Church in which we shared all that Reverend Hamilton had taught us about the significance of Easter in the Christian faith. No sooner had the rapturous applause died than we were [...]

By | March 29th, 2017|Ash's Blog, News|Comments Off on Easter Open Day