£261.00 raised for the Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Nick Mann from Habitat Aid came to Hazlegrove to collect a cheque for the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, with whom he works closely. Nick talked to the children about the importance of pollinators and looking after our bee population. As a follow on from our EarthWyz Festival, the Year 4 children (now Year 5) painted some beautiful pictures of … More £261.00 raised for the Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Music as Therapy when Nursery sang for elderly residents at Highfield House

The Nursery children visited Highfield House in Castle Cary to sing to the residents there. Both the elderly residents and the Nursery children had a great time. It was lovely to see the old folks eyes light up as the children sang and acted out their songs. We really saw Music as Therapy in action. A memorable first … More Music as Therapy when Nursery sang for elderly residents at Highfield House

PSHE – Let’s relaunch, rethink and revitalise

Our schools and timetables still largely reflect the past. Okay, maybe there are subjects that didn’t feature when we were children, like Digital Design, Outdoor Ed, Drama and Dance or Chess but in essence, the old faithfuls are still here and hogging the lion’s share of the day. Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) was … More PSHE – Let’s relaunch, rethink and revitalise