Venus News 2013

Ahoy! Year one finished the term with a bang (quite literally with the battle of the pirate ships they made at the centre!). We had a fantastic end to our topic visiting the Pirate Castle in Camden – a day jam packed with knowledge, games, activities and most importantly team work… or should I say ‘crew’ work! The children had the opportunity to learn about what pirates wore, make their […]

Ahoy me hearties! Year 1 had a brilliant time on board the Cutty Sark on Tuesday as part of our Sea topic. We learnt all about the history and renovation of the Cutty Sark and saw how its uses had changed over the years. It was fascinating to find out about the different cargo the Cutty Sark had and how much it could hold; on one trip to Australia it […]

KS1 What a wonderful Nativity Week we have had! Although earlier than normal the children in Year 1 and 2 really shone in their respective Nativities; Year 1 – A Christmas Recipe This was brilliantly rehearsed and the children all knew exactly how to make a tasty Christmas! They mixed wise men with shepherds and snowflakes with the baby Jesus and we mustn’t forget the presents! My favourite part was […]

Thank you for all joining in with our Christmas Jumper Day! It was a wonderfully festive occasion, the jumpers were all fantastic and it was incredibly difficult to choose the winners this year. Together we helped to raise money for projects run by ‘Save the Children’ both in the UK and internationally. This year the charity is focusing their attention on the crisis in Syria – working with the many […]