Nursery Gardening

Created  April 5, 2018

A Nursery child’s Aunt came to help us add some colour to the nursery garden! She worked alongside the children and staff to plant a range of different flowers such as Primroses and Hollyhocks. She taught us about how to grow and care for them throughout the Summer and taught the children how to use […]

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Puppet Show

Created  March 27, 2018

The Year 4 Shadow Puppet show was received very well by the audience made up by the Reception children and their teachers, Year 3 children and their teachers and two VIP guests ( Mrs Kempson and Mrs Lhotsky ). Sienna and Megan read their script beautifully. The puppeteers Miles, Tiger, Jessica and Jakub did really well […]

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Scooter Training Programme

Created  March 23, 2018

On Thursday 23rd March, Year Two took part in a Scooter Training Programme. All the children gained a lot from it with a class based discussion about safety followed by a practical session on the tennis courts. The children practised using their brakes and learnt to weave around cones. The children really enjoyed all aspects […]

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Music Celebration Assembly

Created  March 21, 2018

On Wednesday 21st March, we celebrated our amazingly talented musicians with a special assembly. Many parents (best turn out ever!) joined us, as did my brilliant team of Music teachers, to see our pupils share their music. We were treated to Violin solos, Piano performances, Guitar ensembles, Vocal medleys and Drum extravaganzas! From beginners to […]

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Tag Rugby Report

Created  March 21, 2018

The 21st March, Silverhill played a match of Tag rugby against Frampton C school. The team comprised girls and boys from the years 5 and 6. Frampton brought a very physical and talented team, who started at a great pace and caught our novice team somewhat by surprise, creating a big lead. Silverhill showed great […]

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Art

Created  March 18, 2018

Year 3 Art Inspired by our Cross-curriculum painting by Frans Snyders, Year 3 made bird cardboard sculptures with moving parts. They started their work looking at photos of garden birds, drawing them and finding out lots of interesting facts, including size, weight, eggs, migration etc.  We then went for a walk in our beautiful school grounds and […]

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Pre School Visit the library!

Created  March 16, 2018

Our Library visit was very successful. The children explored different activities such as using their math skills to roll a dice, selecting the correct amount of fruit for their fruit salad bowl. They explored technology, using a robotic caterpillar (which the school have ordered for us!) and created their very own caterpillar using counting and […]

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Kingfisher Falconry Visit

Created  March 16, 2018

Visit from Dr Karen Stead-Dexter of Kingfisher Falconry As part of our cross curricular topic on birds, we had a visit from Dr Karen Stead-Dexter from Kingfisher falconry with a few of her stunning birds of prey, which included a snowy white barn owl called George, a hawk and a peregrine falcon. Each class had […]

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Debate – Under 11’s Mobile Phone

Created  March 15, 2018

Debate in Years 5/6 ‘This House would not allow children under 11 years to OWN a mobile phone.’ There are two factors in considering the result of the vote   the majority of the house were under 11 years old almost half the house already owns a mobile phone. This does not refer to usage […]

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