Pre-Prep News

YEAR 1 – WATERPROOF MATERIALS

Posted on: March, 10th Mar 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

As part of the topic Splish Splash Splosh Year One have been investigating materials and finding out which ones are waterproof. They were given the task of finding a material suitable to make an umbrella for a gingerbread man! The children worked well together in small groups to carry out a fair test…with a tasty

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RECEPTION – OUTSIDE LEARNING

Posted on: March, 10th Mar 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The children have been using the outside area to support their learning in Literacy and Mathematics. In Literacy, they used chalks and paints to practise the letter shapes of the phonemes they have been learning this term. In Maths the children had a game of skittles and recorded their scores to find number bonds to

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New Head of The Abbey & Queen’s House

Posted on: March, 7th Mar 2017

In Category: General News, Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

We are delighted to announce Nicola Mitchell as our new Head of The Abbey & Queen’s House from September 2017. Nicola is currently Deputy Head at Orley Farm School, a large prep school in North London, where she was previously Deputy Head (Academic) and Head of Pre-prep. Before that she taught at Edge Grove School where she

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Reception: Magic Carpets

Posted on: March, 3rd Mar 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Reception children have enjoyed travelling to far off places on their magic carpets this week. They have woven their own carpets, written postcards from places they have visited and painted carpets mixing the colours themselves.  They will be exploring the different continents over the next few weeks and comparing different

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World Book Day at Queen’s House

Posted on: March, 3rd Mar 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

All at Queen’s House took part in World Book Day dressing up in a wide variety of characters including Superworm, the BFG, Saint George, Stick Man and Katie Morag.  The children loved sharing their favourite stories and are all looking forward to visiting a bookshop with their tokens! Thank you to parents for such a great

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Reception Parents Session

Posted on: March, 1st Mar 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Woodbridge News

The children were very excited when the Magic Carpet turned up unexpectedly this week. It had been to Spain and brought back some Spanish foods for them to enjoy.  The children and their parents then took part in a Tapas Tasting Session together, whilst listening to some lovely Spanish

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