Sports day preparation at Wingfield

We are very excited at Wingfield for our upcoming Sports day. We have been busy practising the activities. The reception children now know what to expect on the day and are getting very excited for their first sports day at The Mead. We are very proud of all of the...

Swallows – Maths lesson

In Swallows class the children in Reception have been learning to double, half and share both objects and numbers in their maths lessons. They have really impressed us with their ability to relate these skills from object to...

Boats on the sea

Last week Swallows class started their next art topic. They have been looking at ‘Boats on the sea’ by Vincent Van Gogh and focusing on what marks/lines would show movements of the sea. They have been able to use pencils, oil pastels, chalks, etc. to show...

Swallows – Farleigh Hungerford Castle

What a fabulous day we had at Farleigh Castle. We learned all about life in a castle and we dressed up in the roles of Kings, Queens, Maids, Spit boys, Jesters and Knights.  We found secret passage ways, lots of artefacts and we explored the many rooms that were...

Swallows – Historic Toys

We had a very special visitor in Swallows class this week, Mr Copland-Griffiths, who came to talk to us about toys from the past. He brought in an amazing variety of toys that were over a hundred years old and were enjoyed during the end of the Victorian era. He...
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