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Historians & Peer Mediators

Lily, Tulip and Lupin classes have been discovering more about Florence Nightingale and her life as a nurse during the Crimean War. They dressed up in clothes similar to those that nurses and soldiers in that time wore, as well as having the chance to investigate artefacts from that time and discovering what each one […]

SPECIAL VISITORS!

A big thank you to all of the Dads, Uncles, Brothers and other significant family members who attended our special visit morning. We had 65 attendees who were incredibly positive about the whole experience and we had a number who stayed for coffee afterwards to share their experiences. Children were very proud to share their […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome back and an especially warm welcome to all of our new Reception and Nursery parents. We hope that you had a fantastic Summer. It is great to see the building full of children again after the long break. During the 6 weeks we have undertaken repairs and maintenance to the school building including a […]

  Vulcanologists Lilac and Poppy Class went on a trip to the Natural History Museum to support the learning they are doing in class about volcanoes. The children had the chance to see evidence of real volcanic eruptions, as well as looking at how structures can be built to withstand natural disasters.   Kayaking Year […]

VIVA LA ESPANA!

  A group of 16 children from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden flew to Spain to visit our partner school for a week. Well done to Wendy from Orchard who bravely sat through her first time on an aeroplane. The first evening meal proved to be a great ice breaker with lots of lively chat […]

SING UP! & DEBATE MATE

The Federation choir performed and recorded a video of Let Love Shine Through as part of Sing Up Day.  The video has been submitted to Sing Up and will be edited to create a Digichoir from all over the world.     Our year 5 debaters took part in the Primary Debate Cup 2017. The competition took […]

SCHOOL COUNCILS & DEBATE MATE

    Just before the Easter break school council members from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden met together to hold a joint meeting. Councillors met with our school catering company, Caterlink, took a ‘learning walk’ around the school and and talked about what they had been doing at their own schools. They also discussed ways […]

MATHS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY WEEK

Tulip Class had a wonderful time learning all about seasons with Professor Sam, this included the weather that occurs during each        season. They now know all about the Northern and Southern hemisphere, and why the seasons change!   Lupin class went to the Science Museum to learn about Materials and a big thank you to […]

LANGUAGES NEWS & DIGITAL LEADERS

  LANGUAGES NEWS Years 2 and 5 have received letters and home made books from our partner school El Caton in Madrid, sent to us as part of our Erasmus Project. Yr6 children have been role-playing ordering in the Restaurant, as last term they studied food and restaurant orders.   Digital leaders present esafety assemblies […]

Royal Mail & Spring Planting

Sunflower class have been learning about how mail gets delivered. They also wrote letters to the British Museum to explain what they have been learnt about Vikings and what they would still like to learn when they visit next half term. Sunflower class have been busy in the garden, planting thousands of seeds and tubers […]