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!
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 [...]
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. https://youtu.be/tAXUvCV3DX4 We are looking forward to hosting another Open Day [...]
Our Saplings A few words from our Pre-school leader... What an [...]
We raised £40 for Red Nose Day 2017! Thank you for your kind donations.
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!
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]