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Bridgewater try, try and try again!

Bridgewater Prep under 9 tag rugby team have had just two games lessons and three extra curricular sessions together to learn the rules and how to play this exciting game. Tactics and a game plan were formulated. Mr. Rooney became … Continue reading

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Exploring a sensory garden with Prep I

The weather was kind to Prep I today as they made the short journey to RHS Bridgewater, to explore the garden and their senses. The day started with a potting session, where the children were shown how to plant up … Continue reading

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Prep II get creative in Brockhole

Prep II went on an amazing day trip to Brockhole in the Lake District for lots of fun and creative activities! We made our very own Andy Goldsworthy art by using natural materials we found at Brockhole. We then went … Continue reading

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Prep IV survival skills cope with the deluge at Haigh Hall

The weather did not dampen the spirits of Prep IV today as they explored the ropes in Haigh Hall and then tested their survival skills in the old zoo area of the woodlands. Upon arrival, harnesses and helmets were quickly … Continue reading

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Prep V blot their copybooks – but only in Victorian times!

Prep V’s Victorian history day started with a brisk surname-first register. We stood up and smartly answered our name with, “Yes ma’am!” It sounded strange not to be called by our first names!  Next, we looked at photos of Victorian … Continue reading

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Getting sticky in Prep I

Prep I enjoyed an early Autumn walk in the woods last week. We looked for Autumn leaves, twigs, conkers and acorns and collected some to bring back to school. Back in school we used our collection to create our own … Continue reading

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It’s Good to Grow!

The Prep Gardening Club already know the benefits gardening and that running a school garden can bring, and have linked up with Morrisons in a bid to raise tokens that we can use against equipment for our enthusiastic gardening club … Continue reading

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Prep VI residential final photo collection

Having managed successfully to get Miss Gregory back to WIFI civilisation, we hope you enjoy this last selection of photos from Prep VI’s time at the Conway centre.

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Prep V Conway Centre review

Time for Prep V’s residential adventure to begin. After the journey we took part in our first activity which was bush craft. We all learnt how to use a flint to strike a fire. However our favourite part was roasting … Continue reading

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Prep IV Conway review

At last the adventure began for Prep IV on their first residential even though the skies were grey the mini buses were filled with joy and excitement. Finally we arrived at the Conwy Centre in Anglesey with the squeals of … Continue reading

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