Welcome to DARE. You are about to begin an exciting 11 week programme of work. It will help you with facts and information about the effects caused by tobacco, alcohol, cannabis and volatile substances. You will develop the skills to manage and resist different pressures you will face in everyday life...
Our egg rolling competition was a success! All of the eggs were beautifully decorated, but looked very different once they reached the bottom of the hill!! We stood in a line behind a log at the top of the hill, and let go of our eggs after 3. The...
Visit to Brackenhurst
To conclude our Explorers topic, Class 2 visited Brackenhurst Education Centre for a fun-filled day packed with orienteering, finding out about food from around the world, exploring the Victorian garden and making cheese and flour. It was a brilliant day and a great end to our topic! Have a look at...
Titanic D.T Projects
Year 6 have been learning about the Titanic's journey throughout the second half of the Spring Term. In D.T they have created a working clock and a replica cabin from the Titanic in a shoebox. Attached are a selection of photos, showing what the children produced in D.T,...
Today Year 5 made the most of the early 'Summer' sunshine and investigated how shadows change throughout the day.
The Abbey Gates Bake Off!
A huge thank you to all of the pupils, parents, grandparents and staff who took part in the Abbey Gates Bake Off for Red Nose Day. The School Council had a great day choosing the winners and the cake sale was a huge success! All profits will go towards Comic...
We have made replica Titanic plates from clay. We sculpted the clay, engraved it and then painted and glossed them! Very impressive stuff!
Crich Tramway Village
In Year 1 we visited Crich Tramway Village. We saw lots of different types of trams and even got to ride on one. We also experienced being in a Victorian classroom, playing with Victorian toys and writing on slates.
Bring Your Pet to School Day
For one day only, pets were allowed to come to school! We had lots of dogs and cats, a hamster, a rat, a guinea pig and a hen visit us! We asked lots of questions and found out what the animals eat, where they live and if they can do...
Weekly Spelling Test
Below is a copy of the weekly spellings test which takes place at the end of the week. Each week is based upon a previous SATs test.