1 Exploring Texture in Art

Exploring Texture

Even on a drizzly early autumn morning, the art room at Eversfield is a bright and uplifting place to be, so for the first blog of the academic year, I was keen to join Mrs Beech and 5GH to learn about how drawing skills can be improved by the careful use of texture, tone... Read more
1 An unusual looking tin

Surprising Ideas for Midweek Meals

Mrs Burnett had a surprise for her class at the beginning of their recent Philosophy lesson – a can of hamster meat! Or at least that was what it said on the label… In Form 3, our Philosophy lessons this half term have been about challenging the assumptions that children have about food. Read more
1 Ready for Rounders

Ready for Rounders

The children in Form 1 have had to learn quickly. They only started learning the rules of Rounders this half term and, in a few days’ time, they will be playing in their very first House Match. Read more
1 Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Do You Dare To Bear?

It’s been all things bear in Kindergarten this week. You will find bears in the book corner and at the Maths table and, of course, in the role play area. Read more
1 The holiday starts here

Eversfield Holidays Limited – Your Number One Choice For Summer Fun

At this time of year, teachers throughout the country, except those at Eversfield, of course, are prone to complain that their pupils have forgotten all about work and are already in holiday mode. Read more
1 A sweet treat for Form 5

Sweet Form 5 and the Awesome Maths Lesson

These days, we are all very aware of the need to reduce the amount of sugar in our diet, but nobody said anything about reducing the amount of sugar in a Maths lesson. Read more
1 Off to the swimming pool

Excuses, Excuses…

Following on from their memorable performance during the Form 4 Drama Week, Mrs McGrory’s English group have now turned their hand to scripting their own plays. Read more
1 Ive got the answer..look all our answers are different

The Mystery of the Disappearing Numbers

Poor Mrs Gilmartin! She spent hours planning Maths for the children this week, only to find, half way through the lesson, that all her number cards had gone missing. She turned the classroom upside down but they were nowhere to be seen. Read more
1 Peter and the Wolf

A Musical Story

We all know that every picture tells a story, but the same is also true of music, even purely orchestral pieces. This term the children in 2TS have been learning about how music can create or influence our moods. Read more
1 Beanstalk Fun

Full of Beanstalks

It was a long time coming this year, but finally it looks as though spring has sprung. Everything in the garden is growing like crazy, as are the children in Reception, whose topic recently has been Jack and the Beanstalk. Read more