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Learning about Chinese New Year

21st January 2020

The Year of the Rat is upon us and to celebrate Pre-Kindergarten have been enjoying a wide range of Chinese activities, from making dragons, window banners and colourful red envelopes.  We were delighted to welcome Mr Hu and Mrs Gao, who taught the class to make dumplings, rolling the dough, adding different fillings, folding them…

We’re going on a bear hunt!

17th January 2020

Pre-Kindergarten have been enjoying the story, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen.  This week their learning was brought to life when they donned their wellies and set off on their own bear hunt through the school, splashing in puddles, wading through mud, crunching over dead leaves and sticks before finally finding a…

Year 4 at the Tower of London

17th January 2020

As part of their history studies Year 4 enjoyed a lovely day at the Tower of London yesterday.  The White Tower is a truly impressive example of a Norman Fort and the children had the opportunity to re-enact the Norman invasion and the Battle of Hastings!  Everyone was amazed at the sheer scale of some…

Inter-house

6th January 2020

The Football and Netball Inter-house matches took place on 11 December on a brisk but sunny afternoon.  After some great competitive play and fantastic displays of sportsmanship in both tournaments Rose were victorious in the Football competition while Mead came away with the Netball cup.  Congratulations to all the players for their effort and enthusiasm.

Pinocchio

11th December 2019

Pre- Kindergarten enjoyed a wonderful trip to The Waterman’s Theatre in Brentford to see a circus version of Pinocchio.  They thoroughly enjoyed the acrobatics of Pinocchio and other cast members, as they were taken through the story with the aid of music, lights and even bubbles.  The children behaved beautifully during the performance and were…

Junior Christmas Plays

6th December 2019

The Junior Christmas plays were a real highlight of our Christmas preparations.  The children performed beautifully and kept us well entertained.  Pre-Kindergarten were utterly charming in their Nativity Play and Kindergarten had us thinking about playing together and sharing.  Their play, Snowman at Sunset, made us hope for snow at Christmas.  Year 1 took us…

Carol Singing

5th December 2019

Years 4, 5 and 6 children had a festive time on 5th December singing Christmas carols on Richmond station in support of the Rotary Club charities.  Thanks to the generosity of passing commuters £350 was raised and a wonderfully Christmassy time was had by all.

Broomfield’s Christmas Tree

3rd December 2019

Thank you to the Christmas Forest for donating our lovely Christmas tree which stands in all its glory in the Atrium.  Thanks also go to Emma and Karmen, Art Prefects,  and Mrs Zammit, whose creative ideas led to some wonderful Christmas tree decorations being created by all the children across the school.  Year 5 spent…

Christmas Cakes take centre stage

3rd December 2019

Cookery Club is getting into the Christmas vibe as they begin learning the art of cake decoration. Here is Miss Scorer with two of her pupils, showing off their lovely cakes adorned with angels,stars and other festive features.

More swimming success

25th November 2019

Last week saw Broomfield pitted against 4 other local schools in our Inter-schools Swimming Gala. We are grateful to Ashton House, Falcons, Heathfield and Unicorn for joining us at Teddingtgn Pool for a some strongly competitive swimming. Unicorn led the scoreboard for a good part of the gala but Broomfield’s strength in the relays meant…