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Year 1 spend an Autumnal day at Gore Farm

Learning

04.10.2018

Pupils in Year 1 spent a day exploring the woods at Gore Farm, an education centre in Dorset. They spent the day identifying signs of autumn and making collections of autumn objects, where they...>>

Year 1 pupils explore the brain

Learning

13.09.2018

Children in Year 1 are learning all about the functions of their brain by dissecting a ‘jelly brain’.

During the dissection, the children uncovered that the brain helps them...>>

Pre-Prep pupils celebrate 2018 Eco-Day

Learning

20.06.2018

Millfield Pre-Prep pupils have spent time outdoors this month learning about the environment through a range of different activities to celebrate this year's Eco-Day, which was on June...>>

Pupils celebrate the Royal Wedding

Learning

25.05.2018

Children in Pre-Prep celebrated the Royal Wedding with a wedding of their own! Preparations began for Harry (Joshua) and Meghan (Isobel) with pupils making button holes, crowns and tiaras, which...>>

Year 1 Get Messy in the Garden

Learning

23.05.2018

Year 1 have been planting marigold seedlings in the garden and looking at how everything has grown! They have also been working with clay, leaf printing and making a lovely 3D representation of...>>

Maria Sibylla Merian inspires Year 1 children

Learning

16.05.2018

Children in Year 1 have been painting flowers in the style of the artist Maria Sibylla Merian as part of their plants and animals topic this term.

Maria is a German born naturalist and...>>

Frogs inspired by spring sunshine

Learning

19.04.2018

Before Easter, the Frogs were inspired to learn more about flowers after spotting a pot of daffodils that have been growing outside of their classroom.

As a result of the lovely spring...>>

Reception cook nettle pancakes in Forest School

Learning

13.04.2018

Reception class braved the rain to light a fire in Forest School. The children learnt how to pick stinging nettles with their bare hands and then turned the nettles into pancakes by cooking them...>>

Millfield Pre-Prep celebrates World Book Day

Learning

05.03.2018

Millfield Pre-Prep joined the rest of the country to celebrate World Book Day, which was commemorated around the world on the 1st of March.

Children came to school...>>

Nationwide teaches Year 2 pupils about saving

Learning

14.02.2018

Two local bankers from Nationwide Building Society visited pupils in Year 2 to teach the children about saving and spending.

Matt from Glastonbury and Alice from Bridgwater Nationwide...>>

Pre-School baking and welly walks

Learning

08.02.2018

Pupils in Pre-School have been carrying on their ‘story map’ learning by getting to know the smells and textures of gingerbread men. They had a fun time observing the different...>>

Year 2 spot British birds for the RSPB

Learning

01.02.2018

Pupils had an amazing opportunity to take part in a scientific study to help British birds. Mr Trenner, a keen ornithologist, came in to help the children take part in The RSPB Big Schools’...>>

Year 1 Pupils Start Recycling

Learning

29.01.2018

Pupils have been looking at lots of different objects and identifying what materials they are made from. They were set a challenge to sort out a box of rubbish for recycling. Materials included...>>