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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...>>

Reception chefs cook up a treat for classmates

Learning

29.01.2018

Pupils in Reception are taking it in turns to lead their classmates in the kitchen as ‘Chef of the Week’.

The children decide what they would like to cook, and then they enjoy...>>