Knife skills and fire building went up a gear today in Year 6′s bushcraft session. The class started to make items such as wooden tools and practised fire building using natural resources such as birch bark and milkweed seed pods.
Chinese New Year celebrations allow the children to explore a different culture in depth; from Chinese calligraphy to exploring the language, food and music from a different country and way of life. Reception and Year 1 children have been busy!
The nursery children are excited to explore our new block building den tomorrow with a book of buildings to inspire, paper and pens for planning and mirrors to explore angles, reflections and symmetry and of course a range of blocks! It’s quiet now but wait until tomorrow!
Welcome to Springmead School, founded in 2002 by Madeleine and Stephen Taylor and Jacqueline Beardsley. Our school nurtures an inspiring learning environment where respect, patience, self-discipline, tolerance and a joy for learning are given the highest priority.