The whole of the Early Years joined together to celebrate the upcoming Royal Wedding as part of our British Values and Social Development activities. The children from 1 to 5 years of age took part in messy cake decorating, Princess and Prince dressing up and castle building, finishing off with some Sports day activities.
Nursery Mummy's visited Nursery on Friday 9th for a lovely tea party. The children loved to have Mummy stay and play and enjoyed yummy cakes. As part of our special morning, together they decorated a flowerpot, adding soil and a beautiful bulb to take home.
Reception have been learning about Guy Fawkes, Bonfire Night and firework safety. Having experienced the event for themselves this weekend, their reflections were captured artistically, using pastels and sugar paper.
For the first Woodland Working this half of the term, Reception and Foundation had the opportunity to cook outside in our fire pit. We toasted bread and made Hot Chocolate to enjoy together. A first experience for many and allowed us to discuss in detail fire safety with the upcoming Bonfire Night.
Foundation are busy bees this term, we have explored many letter sounds to help with reading short words. Children love to join in the activities to support the sounds such as blow painting onto Umbrellas for U and watching our wonderful caterpillars chrysalis for C. The rain didn't dampen our spirits giving us an excuse [...]
Today in Foundation, we thought it would be a fun idea to try and create our own volcano! The reason we decided to make volcanoes is because our letters of the week are Y and V. Today we thought we would look at the letter V. I'm sure the children will go around telling you [...]
Join us at Whitehall School for a chance to visit our 'Outstanding'* Nursery & Pre-school, between 10 & 12 on the morning of Saturday 9th May. Admissions now open for our Reception class for September 2015. Nursery & Pre-school classes - admissions open throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you there! *ISI [...]
Summer term is here and clubs have started this week. We have a variety of clubs such as Farm Club, Crafty Bees, Dance, Infant and Junior Swimming, Cricket, Disney Club, Gardening and many more. All of our children at Whitehall really enjoy the clubs they have chosen and cannot wait to tell you all about [...]
Cambridgeshire Primary Schools Cross Country Relay Championships At around 5pm on Tuesday 21st April, the boys of the Whitehall School Cross Country Relay Team gathered to warm up for a major event in the sporting calendar at Priory Park in St Neots. With 128 teams competing, it was a chance to line up against some [...]
To quote Mole from Wind in the Willows, “What a day I’m having” – or, in Whitehall’s case: “What a weekend we’ve had!” 19 children entered the 2015 Peterborough Drama Festival, in either Verse Speaking or Prose Reading (some even entered both), competing against children from other schools in the area. Our children have been [...]