The children in reception were treated to hot chocolate, a story (Stickman) followed by a practical activity making their own stickman, toasting brioche by the camp fire and lots of fun in our own woodland area, when the CommuniTree Initiative joined us.
We took part in a special video conferencing session with a first grade class in America. We sang Christmas songs and discussed our different weather! The children in Florida had just arrived at school in the morning, yet it was nearly our home time. Hopefully, we will collaborate with Mrs Egan and her first graders again later on in...
Last term reception class read Naughty Bus, a brilliant adventure story. They then created story maps, made their own buses (indoors and out) and loved recreating pages from the story like the breakfast table scene with real beans!! What a Naughty Bus!
Super singing again!
Another enjoyable visit today by Everest class to the residents of Hewlett court. We sang our Xmas play songs and had a little chat afterwards. We were very lucky to get a drink and a chocolate reindeer as we left.
On Wednesday, our boys 7-a-side squad travelled to Bury Grammar to take part in a tournament. There should have been five teams but two didn’t turn up!
Our first match was against Wesley Methodist and despite being on top for the first 10 minutes, the opposition went ahead after a sweet strike from outside the box, which Josh had no...
The pupils at Holcombe Brook are very lucky to spend time each year with The CommuniTree Initiative at 'The Island', a forest school in Summerseat. As well as this excellent provision, we are now pleased to have our very own mini forest school area within the school grounds.
Reception class were very lucky (and excited!) to be the first class...