Pre-Prep News

Australia Day at Pre-Prep School Queen's House (6)

Australia Day

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

The Reception children have been celebrating Australia Day. As well as finding out about Australian animals, they have made flags, didgeridoos and boomerangs. They created their own fruit skewers ready for a barbeque at the beach.

 

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Certificates

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Mr Brett presented certificates today to the children in Queen’s House. Effort certificates were awarded to Edward, Stephanie, Jemima, Maea and Oscar . Table Manners certificates were awarded to Margo, Aston-Fox, Arthur, Connie and Hermione. Well done!

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Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain – A Story of the Few

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

Performed by Years 3 and 4 in the Abbey Hall on
Wednesday 10 February at 2.30pm and 6.30pm

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few’

Winston Churchill. British Prime Minister

Battle of Britain is a fictional story based on the facts about the aerial Battle of

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Castles Day, History off The Page

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News

On Monday 11 January the children from Year 1 and Reception went back in time to spend the day in a medieval castle with ‘Lord Phillip’ from History Off The Page. The children learnt to make soap, bake pea pies, create scary gargoyles and decorate beautiful illuminated letters. Lord Phillip taught the children how to hold a bow and arrow and joust at the quintain so they could defend the castle from the wicked ‘Sir

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Queen's House Geography Field Trip around Woodbridge

Year 2 Geography Field Trip around Woodbridge

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

The Year 2s set off from the Deben Pool this morning on their Geography field trip. They were investigating Woodbridge and noticing the variety of different buildings and landmarks as part of their topic ‘Near and Far’. The children recognised the Tudor buildings by their timber frames, small panes of glass and overhanging

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Reception children took The Magic Carpet back in time

Castles

Posted on: January, 15th Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

This week the Reception children took The Magic Carpet back in time. The have been learning all about what it was like to live in a castle long ago. They have particularly enjoyed dressing up as knights and princesses!

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Circle time with Eileen and Biscuit

Circle Time with Eileen and Biscuit

Posted on: January, 6th Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

This term, in PSHE, the Reception children are thinking about their emotions and how to cope with feeling sad, happy, worried, excited etc. Biscuit and Eileen are visiting each week to tell stories and talk to the children about their feelings. Today the children listened carefully to Biscuit as she told them how she had once broken her Mum’s best vase and how worried she had

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Carol Services

Posted on: January, 6th Jan 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Senior School News

Three in term, and one on Christmas Eve – all wonderful in their own way: magnificent singing (the Chamber Choir under Ms Weston quite stunning, and the congregations joyfully robust as well), excellent and thoughtful readings, and, on Christmas Eve, wonderful costumes and a story beautifully told.  Our thanks go to Rev

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