Today in the Pink Class we were shocked to find that some of our Arctic animals were stuck in the ice! How were we going to rescue them? We had some really good ideas - use a hairdryer? smash with a hammer? smash on the ground? blow the ice to make it melt? We investigated [...]
The Orange Class and their families had super fun at Children in Need. They Orange Class loved the Pudsey Hoopla and the Pudsey Bowls and so did Victor's little brother. Icing the biscuits was another firm favourite as was playing with Pudsey on the iPads. Great fun was had by all. Thanks to parents and [...]
Ground control - check! Space suit - check! Flat-pack rocket - awaiting construction... We have watched the moon landings and the shuttle launches and we think we are good to go. We have had some interesting conversations about what to 'pack' and what we may have to leave behind - it looks like [...]
Secondary groups have made an excellent start to their new woodwork project - they've been practising the skills they'll need to make a chalkboard sign.
Secondary pupils had a very poignant assembly, remembering the soldiers who fought for our country. They all designed their own poppies, and at assembly, put them together to create a giant poppy, which we'll display at the front of the school. Well done to Mary for leading the remembrance prayer and too all the pupils [...]
We can't believe that it is almost two years since Pinewood was awarded its first Eco School green flag. The flag now proudly flies above the front door to the school telling everyone who visits that we are a school that cares about the environment. Watch this space for a round up of all the [...]
We had a great visit from a lady from the Bag Book Company. She came to tell us some sensory stories - we all really enjoyed it!
MOV00537 We had a fantastic morning taking part in a 'danceathon' to raise money for Comic Relief. Both primary and secondary danced non stop for half an hour... we did the Macarena, toe tapped to Cha Cha Slide and showed off our Flossing skills! Well done to all the pupils and staff who took part.
Our primary pupils are great at reusing and recycling. In these photos Ross, Callum, Jordan, Kayla, Ethan, Lean and Erin have used old yogurt pots to make Monster Pencil Holders. I think they look amazing (scary - but amazing!).