Pre-Prep News

Reception: Nurse Visit

Posted on: January, 30th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Mrs Hodson, who is a nurse, visited Reception to talk to them about nursing. She showed them how to assess a casualty and how to put them in the recovery position and call the emergency services.  She also brought bandages and slings and after modelling what to do, let the children have a

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Year 2: Abbey Visit

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The theme for the Year 2 visit to the Abbey on Thursday was Circles.

Circuits, circles and concentric circles could be found in abundance in the Science Room and the Art Room.  The children enjoyed using batteries, wires and crocodile clips to create a circuit to power a small motor and spin a card

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Year 2: More Forces in Science

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

In Year 2 this week we have become scientists and have been investigating forces around the school with everyday activities.  We had a lot of fun with our clipboards jotting down all the different types of motion we saw.  How can we change the speed or direction of moving

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Year 1: Islands

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

This week the children in Year 1 have been looking at Katie Morag’s island and identifying human and physical features of the landscape.  The children then designed their own class island using the small world area before designing their own island map using symbols.

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Year 2: Forces in Science

Posted on: January, 23rd Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

In Year 2 we have been looking at Forces in Science.  We have tested a variety of materials to see what happens to them when a force is applied.  We have also constructed our own playgrounds to investigate the forces at work.  We looked at the forces that acted on the cars as we pulled back the levers and pushed the

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Year 1: Learning about the Senses

Posted on: January, 23rd Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Year 1 children have been learning about their 5 senses and in particular the sense of taste. They tasted a range of foods and tried to decide whether they tasted sweet, salty, sour or bitter. The children also looked closely at their tongues and learnt about the different taste

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Reception Police Visit

Posted on: January, 23rd Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

The Reception children were delighted to be visited today by Graeme and Sally-Anne from the Suffolk Police. They children were very keen to try on the Police hats and uniforms. They particularly enjoyed the opportunity to sit in the Police car, listen to the siren and watch the flashing

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Suffolk Schools’ Final Cross Country Trial

Posted on: January, 13th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Sport News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

On Thursday 12th January, Woodbridge School hosted the County Schools’ cross country race. This race was the final competition for the County to select their cross country team for the Anglian Championships. After finishing in the top 50 at RHS in October and top 40 at Culford in December, this competition was going to be tough –

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A Snowy Day at Queen’s House

Posted on: January, 13th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children have had a wonderful time in the snow today!

 

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Reception Firefighters

Posted on: January, 12th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

Reception children were challenged this week when they discovered the shed in the playground was ‘on fire’.  They were given a bowl of water, an assortment of containers, funnels  and hoses (and of course some firefighter protective clothing) and were asked to put the fire out by sending the water down the

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