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Oliver gives the Prep garden a makeover…

At the start of term, it would be fair to say that the Prep garden was looking in a very sorry state.  Wonderful for the bees and insects, with lots of beautiful flowers on the weeds, but not looking its … Continue reading

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As we see ourselves by Prep II

Prep II have experimented with pencil crayons and oil pastels to create their own self portraits – we think they’re fab!

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Compatibility problems with iPhones and Abacus

We have received a few reports of issue with pupils accessing ‘homework’ tasks on ActivLearn.  The initial issue was that a pupil was unable to login to active learn when using an iPad.  Our Network Manager Mr. Thompson has identified … Continue reading

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Prep III Planting for Spring

Spring may seem a long way off, but last Friday Prep III followed instructions in their Literacy lesson to plant some spring bulbs in class.  Using our bossy verbs and time connectives, we wrote out the instructions for the daffodil … Continue reading

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70 Years Art Exhibition Competition

As you may already be aware, we have now entered a significant year for the school, with 2020 marking seventy years since Bridgewater was first founded and our programme of activities has already begun with a school-wide art competition celebrating … Continue reading

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Accessing Google Classroom for online learning

With the new school year upon us, we thought it would be worth reminding our children – and parents – how to log in to the children’s Google accounts at home, especially our Prep I children who have not used … Continue reading

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Internet safety – What parents need to know about TikTok

Please find a parents guide to TikTok – we hope to publish more of these type of guides through the year to help keep your child safe when using the internet.  Click on the image above to get a larger … Continue reading

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Happy New (School) Year!

It has been lovely to welcome back our Prep children this morning for the start of a new school year.  As ever, they’ll be lots going on so remember to keep an eye on this blog to see what’s happening … Continue reading

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Prep Garden ready for tlc…

  One positive that came out of the lockdown this year was the care most gardens at home received – seed packets disappeared like loo rolls from supermarkets and it seemed that everyone had a go at growing and sprucing … Continue reading

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Sports Review of the Year

Please find attached Mr. Altdorf’s Sports Review of the Year. Bridgewater Prep Sports Review 2019-2020

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