In year 5 this week, we have been doing lots of fabulous learning about place value. We have partitioned numbers, compared and ordered them. We have also begun to demonstrate our reasoning skills, using mathematical vocabulary to explain what we think and how we know something. Mr Matthew took a group of children to practise demonstrating their reasoning skills using … Read More
Dear Parent/Carer, RE: Parents’ Evening You are invited to attend Parents’ Evening on Tuesday 18th September 2018. This evening will be split into two parts: 45pm – whole class presentation to parents and carers regarding teaching and learning expectations 4pm – individual meetings with parents/carers, which will provide an opportunity for you to: Discuss how your child has settled into … Read More
Dear Parents and Carers, RE: School Uniform Reminder School uniform makes an important contribution to the Westbridge Primary School ethos and motto. We are very proud of our school and the children at Westbridge wear a uniform in order to promote a sense of pride and belonging in the school community. Please see below a reminder of our full uniform … Read More
The children again enjoyed themselves again today, with some challenging climbs and fencing matches!
Today we enjoyed lots of activities: buggy building, which tested our teamwork and communication skills; zip wire, which tested our nerve and resilience; chariots and archery, which tested our perseverance and ingenuity; bottle rockets, which was wet and wild; and finally Jacob’s Ladder, a difficult (chilly!) climb that tested our strength and resolve.
Today we arrived at Grosvenor Hall and were taken of a tour of the site by our group leader Nick. Our first activity was a team building and communication activity called Nightline. Everyone had to wear a blindfold and help guide each other along the tricky assault course. We all made it! Our final activity was the scrapheap challenge – … Read More
Our second day at Kingswood was jam-packed with exciting activities. We began with Team Tech, building different objects in teams with a construction set. We did some rock climbing, orienteering, problem solving and fencing, as well as making our way around an obstacle course. We ended the day with the exhilarating 3G swing. Such a busy day and lots of … Read More
The children in year 3 and 4 have been lucky enough to have the opportunity to work with a wonderful poet called Kat Francois for 5 weeks, to create poems which they will be performing alongside Kat. The event opened with performances on Tuesday 22nd May with performances from Kat and two other poets. The poetry gig inspired the year … Read More