Category Archives: Visitors

Jungle Jo

Jungle Jo brought some very interesting new creatures on her annual visit to Lockers. The Madagascan Blue stick insect was one of the favourites this time, though the large violet snake was also very popular. Some people really enjoy meeting...

Woodside Animal Farm

The Reception children took a trip to Woodside Animal Farm this morning as part of their ‘Farm’, topic. We managed to see lots of different animals and then got to feed some and hold some! The children’s behaviour was wonderful;...

Fathers and Sons’ Breakfast

Our dining room was busy this morning as we held our first Fathers & Sons’ breakfast. Saturdays are one of the few days when most of the fathers can make it to school and from what I saw, this may...

Describing our school

Some of our Year 7s have been working on the setting for stories. We’ve been trying to make them use all of their senses and really think about what they are writing, giving lots of detail. Driving through the front...

Bergen-Belsen

Bergen-Belsen – the name alone makes many people shudder, especially if they are of an age where their generation was directly involved. For the current generation it is difficult for them to imagine the horrors that took place in that...

Buddhist Talk

Mrs Blyth, one of our parents, came in to talk to our Year 4 and 5 about Buddhism. It was a fascinating talk about good and bad, cause and effect and really had the boys thinking. She gave a lovely...

Jungle Jo

A visit by Jungle Jo is always eagerly anticipated. “What will she bring this time?” being a frequently asked question. As ever, Jungle Jo didn’t disappoint – a lizard, large constrictor, a toad and a tarantula being this year’s visitors....