Monthly Archives: May 2015

Year 6 Assembly

Year 6 Assembly

B6R gave a very interesting assembly about the population of the world. While they were doing so a counter was flicking up numbers showing how much the population had grown. Staggeringly, from the time I set up the laptop until...

Year 4 Gardeners

Year 4 Gardeners

In Science our Year 4s are learning about plants, and specifically what they need to grow well. Instead of this being a theoretical exercise Mr Iqbal has had them planting a large variety of seeds, which have been nurtured in...

Bhaktivedanta Manor Manor

Bhaktivedanta Manor Manor

Our Year 3s went to Bhaktivedanta Manor, the Hare Krishna Hindu temple in Aldenham, as part of their religious studies curriculum. Bhaktivedanta Manor was established in 1973 by His Divine Grace A.C.Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. The estate was donated to ISKCON...

National Ski Champions!

National Ski Champions!

When you think of Hemel Hempstead you don’t automatically think of a thriving ski scene, but you would be wrong. We have a Snow Dome and skiing is something that happens at Lockers each week. Today two teams took part...

Uppingham Skills Day

Uppingham Skills Day

Each year Mr Moubray takes a group of boys to Uppingham School where they do a range of different activities. It is a great opportunity for the boys (and in many cases their parents) to see what a public school...

Chapel Concert

Chapel Concert

While the rest of the country was going off to vote in the General Election, Lockers was in the midst of the Chapel Concert. This event was postponed from last term and thank heavens it went ahead! As always the...

Year 3 Environmental Quality Study

Year 3 Environmental Quality Study

In Geography this term are Year 3s’ are doing some fieldwork. They’ve started by looking at the grounds of Lockers Park – all 23 acres of them! They’ve discovered a variety of environments and I think have been quite surprised...

Cubs shelter building

Cubs shelter building

During the Summer term every one of our Cub meetings has been planned to be outside so that we can really make the most of the fantastic grounds Lockers Park has. Shelter building seemed like a good idea, though I...

Kimbolton Technology Challenge

Kimbolton Technology Challenge

Mr Iqbal took a group of boys to Kimbolton School to take part in a technology challenge. They had to design and build a Batmobile to escape from Gotham City. Working well as a team, they achieved this and managed...