Year Group Blog

Community Matters

We have enjoyed time to focus on the development of our own flags this week for the Eddington Flag project – the children have had some superb ideas for designing symbols to represent their heritage, family life and their own …

Water, water.

An amazing week for visitors.

On Thursday we hosted the British Antarctic Survey who ran four mini-workshops for us.  We learnt, amongst other things, about the tricky conditions living aboard a research ship, how seals are used to carry sensors …

Cricket and creativity

We were delighted to start developing creative performance skills in our first Big Foot workshop with Sarah this week.  The children explored the theme of trust and learnt the boundaries for the sessions which will run weekly until 1/2 term.  …

Reflections

The end of an exciting week for Thames.  It was wonderful that you could follow our journey on twitter, and thank you for all your positive feedback about your child’s experiences.  They were an absolute pleasure to spend the  time …

Positivity

Thames are oozing positivity and energy this week – it is a pure delight to have them back in the classroom.

Unsurprisingly, some of the week’s focus has been looking towards the trip next week.  However, we have also found …

Saying Goodbye and Looking Forward

We said a huge goodbye to Lauren this week who has taught us so much in LAMDA.  We wish her well as she returns to the stage.  And today we said goodbye and good luck to two members of Thames …

Taking the initiative

This week’s blog is written by Thames Class:

We have been taught by different teachers.  All of them had different teaching techniques which were exciting.  The week was quite different to what we normally have but we enjoyed it.

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Brilliant Bodies

This week’s blog is written by 2 members of Thames Class.

Thames had an amazing Brilliant Bodies week learning many surprising facts about their bodies, and how to keep them healthy.

We started off learning about where the food goes …

Consideration and Culture

The children have all worked super hard this week with new experiences, time to reflect and some academic assessment.

Their introduction to Eton Fives was a great success, and we are looking forward to building on new skills over the …

What about the weather?

Our community human rainbow was such as visual way to consolidate our understanding and commitment to diversity and equality.  It was a special moment.  LGBT+ month.

We have thoroughly enjoyed the snow and the cold weather – another dimension to …