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A Magic Time for Preps

This afternoon our Preps were treated to a Puppet Show by magician extraordinaire, Mr Marvel. The children had a wonderful time with lots of laughter and giggles all round. A lovely light-hearted way for the children to start the weekend.

 

The Art of Imagination

Inspired by Eric Carle’s book ‘The Artist who painted a blue horse’, our Reception children enjoyed creating their own pieces of Art this morning. Mentored by Year 6, who are currently learning about artistic freedom in PSHE, the children discovered how important the role of imagination is in Art. The workshop produced some amazing creative…

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Ready for 2019!

  Happy New Year! It has been lovely to see so many enthusiastic faces at the start of term with the children excitedly writing and sharing their Christmas holiday stories. Re-fuelled and rested the whole school are throwing themselves into the New Year’s activities with renewed energy and vigour. Our Year 6s have been busy…

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Festive food for food bank

Festive Food Today Micklefield School pupils brought in bags of food for local Reigate Charity food bank, Loveworks, in exchange for wearing their festive jumpers. Anyone can face temporary financial hardship and this act of kindness gave pupils the opportunity to provide food to those in need in the local Reigate community. It also helped…

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Christmas is coming!

It has been a hive of ‘elf-like’ activity at Micklefield School this week with Carol Concerts, Nativities, gingerbread making, Christmas cupcake competitions and preparations for our Christmas Fayre tomorrow. Our Christmas posties have been busy delivering Christmas cards, there have been celebrations and offerings for St. Nicholas day and lots of Christmas role play in…

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Nappy Testing in Year 5 Science

In Year 5 Science today pupils had the task of lab testing a variety of different nappy brands for absorbency. They took a scientific approach to measure the effectiveness of each one. They worked really well in teams to test and record their results and used a variety of different methods of measurement. If you…

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Bethlehem’s Buzzin’…

The Preparatory and Lower School’s performances of Bethlehem’s Buzzin’ were simply delightful this week. The adaptation of the traditional nativity story, by Daisy Bond and Ian Faraday, gave a compelling take on the nativity to illustrate the true message of Christmas. I think you’ll all agree that the less-than-honest market stall holders hoping to cash-in…

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Budding Violinists

Parents were treated to an orchestra filled with violinists today as our Year 2s demonstrated what they have learned during their violin lessons, held in class time this term. It is amazing what they have achieved in half an hour a week! Thank you to Mrs Denny for inviting the two peripatetic teachers, Mrs Eborn…

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