Month: March 2020


31st March 2020

Year 3 took on the roles of Gods and Goddesses helping, and hindering, Jason and his brave Argonauts on their quest to win the Golden Fleece.  They faced many challenges, even a dragon, and kept the audience enthralled with their intrepid exploits.  Well done Year 3, there was some convincing acting and some terrific songs…

Pied Piper spotted at Broomfield

31st March 2020

Grumpy Mr Brumhandel fights a losing battle to keep Hamelin clean as the people of the town refuse to take responsibility for their own mess, resulting in, guess what?  A plague of nasty rats!  Can the Pied Piper help?  Year 4 kept their audience on the edge of their seats as they moved us through…

Spelling Bee: a close run thing

31st March 2020

Broomfield’s annual Spelling Bee saw children across the year groups focus on class-based spelling quizzes and we were delighted with how well everyone did, making their teachers very proud.  The Year 6 competition in class resulted in three children from each house competing for the trophy in the whole school assembly.  As the competition moved…

A Day at Battersea Zoo

31st March 2020

Lemurs and monkeys were the star attractions at Battersea Zoo when the Kindergarten class spent a happy day there as part of their topic on animals.  The learned a lot about the characteristics and habitats of many different animals and had a terrific time playing monkey games on the equipment in the play park.

Working on fine motor skills

30th March 2020

Here is a lovely picture of one of our Pre-Kindergarten children keeping up with the development of her fine motor skills and having something beautiful to show for it.  Mrs Marshall will have lots more ideas like this for her children to work on after the Easter holiday.  In the meantime we hope you all…

Working from home

26th March 2020

While many parents have previously enjoyed the odd ‘working from home‘ day, we didn’t ever anticipate that this would be something our children would need to do!  We have had some lovely feedback from parents and children about how they have been managing their school day from the comfort of their own homes.  You will…

Five little ducks went swimming one day!

3rd March 2020

Year 1 were on tenterhooks this week as their five duckling friends were introduced to swimming.  There was no need to worry though, our intrepid fluff balls took to it…..  like ducks to water you could say!  After their exercise it was wonderful to see how the ducklings preened themselves to dry off.   They have…

Walking the corridors of power!

3rd March 2020

The Houses of Parliament hosted Year 6 this week and they had a terrific day out learning about how Britain works.  They enjoyed a workshop entitled People’s Parliament about the power of protest and discovered some of the changes brought about as a result of the strength of public opinion.  They particularly enjoyed finding out…