01 Wired for Sound

Wired for Sound

When Mrs Sliney planned Form 6’s science lessons for this half term, she was delighted to include lots of practical exploration of electrical circuits. Practical lessons enable children to develop their investigative skills, work collaboratively and, above all, to have fun. Read more
01 Explaining the Viking Invasion

The Vikings Are Coming!

Why do people move from one country to another? What motivates them to pack up everything that is familiar and important, and leave their friends and family behind to travel to a different place of which they may know nothing? This question is as relevant today as it was more than one thousand years ago... Read more
1 Welcome back to Maths

Back into the Groove

The first day of term is now a distant memory but, for the teachers at Eversfield, the start of this academic year felt very much like a step into the unknown, one we won’t forget in a hurry. Read more
1 Top Hand Ball Striking

It’s Not Quite Cricket: Eversfield Sport in the Time of Coronavirus

This term at Eversfield, it has not been quite cricket as we know it but, thanks to the hard work and creative thinking of Mr Sliney and his team, we have come impressively close. I was surprised to learn recently that some independent schools have furloughed their games staff during the coronavirus crisis. Read more
Shirley Miss Freemans Mum

Put Out the Flags: Reflections of School Girl

Friday 8th May is the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe. Although fighting continued elsewhere in the world until the victory over Japan on 15th August, VE Day was a time of great celebration. Read more
01 The Show Must Go On

Shakespeare Week: The Show Must Go On

Shakespeare Week has become a March tradition for Form 5 at Eversfield and this year was no exception. Looking back, it’s impossible to overstate what an achievement it was for pupils and teachers alike. Read more

St Patrick's Day

Last week in Nursery, amidst all the special preparations for Mother’s Day, the teachers still managed to make time to remember St Patrick, whose special day fell on Tuesday. Of course, around the world, and not least in Birmingham, with processions cancelled and merriment curtailed, this year St Patrick’s Day was largely overlooked. Read more
01 Fun with Fractions

Fun with Fractions

2HM enjoyed a Maths lesson with a difference this week when Miss Murphy asked everyone to design a bookmark. I know what you’re thinking…bookmarks don’t have anything to do with Maths! But this was a very special bookmark…a fraction bookmark! Fractions are revisited regularly within the Mathematics curriculum at Eversfield. Read more