Wonder of Number

Did you know? Every year Micklefield School takes a break from the old routine with a theme week to inspire and engage pupils in a given topic. At the moment our ‘Wonder of Number’ theme week is in full swing with the pupils off timetable to enjoy Maths across a broad range of subjects from…

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Meeting Class Baby

Our Reception children were delighted to see Miss Leuchter this week with her new baby Sofia. They all crowded round and gazed at her in amazement! Miss Leuchter really enjoyed catching up with the children on what they have been doing. Everyone was impressed with her ability to remember so many details about their lives…

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Out of this world

Our Year 5 had an amazing time at Winchester Science Centre this week exploring all things STEM from how to bend light, create a tornado, code a robot and invent new constructions. As you can see the pupils particularly enjoyed the planetarium, wheelchair basketball, sprint races, mind games and the new immersive zone ‘Explorer:Space’ with…

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Count Down to Theme Week

Count down to the Wonder of Number! Helping children to understand that Maths is an important life skill is key to motivating them to learn, as well as making it enjoyable! From the 25 February until the 1 March, every pupil will take part in a theme week on the ‘Wonder of Number.’ Pupils will…

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Sushi Chefs

Holroyd Howe, our school caterers, ran a workshop this morning for Year 6 on how to make sushi, teaching them the best sushi rolling tips and etiquette. The pupils were really enthusiastic and made some impressive sushi which they enjoyed eating after. Consider your next party canapés covered!

Budding Historians on Roman Day

Our Year 3s were transported back to Roman times today with an introduction to Roman life by ‘History Off The Page.’ This morning the children took part in Roman workshops, dressed in full Roman costume.They created mosaics, wax tablets, fresco paintings, scented potpourri bags and made broaches with Roman indentations and clay bead jewellery. In…

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ZooLab visit Year 1

ZooLab, the animal handling experts, came into Year 1 this week to give the pupils the experience of being up close with real animals. The children got to see, touch and handle small animals and to learn more about their habitats. They were even brave enough to have hands on experience of everything from giant…

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Petit déjeuner avec ‘Camembear’

Reception had a lovely time this morning practising their French during petit déjeuner with their beloved ‘Camembear’. They enjoyed sampling a range of French foods with the Pain au Chocolat being a firm favourite. Thank you Mrs Jackson for creating such an authentic French experience for them.