Pre-Prep News

Year 2 Pupils Make Volcanoes!

Year 2 Pupils Make Volcanoes!

Posted on: September, 25th Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The Year 2 volcano topic came to life this week when the children created erupting volcanoes in the classroom. They made their own volcanoes out of clay and then carried out an experiment to learn how different substances react when they are mixed with each other.  Year 2’s will never forget this exciting learning experience and were even keen to write up the experiment

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Year 2 RE Day: Talking About Celebrations

Year 2 RE Day: Talking About Celebrations

Posted on: September, 25th Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News

We thought about our own experiences, discussed Christian celebrations and learnt about celebrations in other religions focusing on the festivals of Diwali and Hanukkah – both festivals of light. We had great fun acting out the stories behind these festivals. Some of us enjoyed playing a game with a dreidel – this game is enjoyed by Jewish children during the festival of

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Walking beside the River Deben Year 1

Year 1 Enjoy a bit of “Splish, Splash, Splosh”

Posted on: September, 23rd Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News

As part of the Year 1 topic ‘Splish Splash Splosh’ we went to Woodbridge Marina for the afternoon.  We looked at the yachts and motor boats which use the River Deben, and drew some of our favourites.  Then we walked to the boating lake to sail our own boats.

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Reception Enjoy a Teddy Bear's Picnic

Reception Enjoy a Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Posted on: September, 22nd Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News

As part of our topic “All About Me” the Reception children have been focusing on toys. This week they had a Teddy Bears Picnic in the Queen’s House garden. They listened to stories, sang songs and enjoyed a lovely picnic including teddy shaped jam sandwiches prepared by themselves earlier in the

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Speech day praise is music to the ears of skilful school pupils

Speech day praise is music to the ears of skilful school pupils

Posted on: September, 18th Sep 2014

In Category: In The Press, Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News

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A new headmaster and a recently-appointed charity chief shared a first experience in their roles at a school’s annual speech day. Both embarking on their first year in the job, Neil Tetley, new head at Woodbridge School, and Roger Wright, who became chief executive of Aldeburgh Music in

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A great first week for Reception!

A great first week for Reception!

Posted on: September, 11th Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The new children in Reception have had a busy first week in school. With the topic “All About Me” as their focus, they have been painting pictures of themselves, drawing family trees, creating paper plate faces and making new friends. The children have enjoyed activities in the outside area as well as experiencing their first

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Neil Tetley, Woodbridge School Headmaster

First Day of Term for the New Headmaster

Posted on: September, 3rd Sep 2014

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News

At Woodbridge School, today is the first day of term for our pupils and for our new Headmaster Neil Tetley. On taking his place in the Headmaster’s Office on the first day of term, Neil Tetley said “I am very much looking forward to welcoming new and existing pupils back to

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