Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Oak House Point Winners go to Forest School

Oak House were house point winners this term and children from Oak House in years 3 to 6 had a fun-packed morning at Forest School as their reward.  We toasted marshmallows and made damper bread on the fire, washed down with hot chocolate.  We also made dens, climbed trees, built...
Posted On 14 Apr 2018
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Magic and Mayhem

Reception have chosen to learn about magical stories and characters for their next topic.  We will start by finding out what a naughty elf has been up to.  Watch this space! Magic and Mayhem
Posted On 03 Apr 2018
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RPS Mother’s Day Wow!

RPS were delighted to welcome mummies, nannies, aunties and grannies to our Mother’s Day Wow! It was so lovely to have so many grown-ups attend.  We had a fabulous time decorating and eating cakes, washed down with squash; making flowers; threading necklaces and bracelets;...
Posted On 10 Mar 2018
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Reception Chinese New Year

Reception celebrated the Year of the Dog for Chinese New Year on Friday 16th February, 2018.  We dressed up in red and black clothes to help raise money for the School’s Defibrillator.  Didn’t we look fantastic? RPS During the day, we cut out, stuck and decorated...
Posted On 20 Feb 2018
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Reception DanceFest

Both Reception classes took part in the North Worcestershire Dance Festival in the Routh Hall at Bromsgrove School on 14th February, 2018.  Each class performed a dance on stage and did fantastically well in front of an audience of children and teaching staff from the other...
Posted On 14 Feb 2018
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Reception visit Pizza Express

Our Reception classes took turns to visit Pizza Express as part of our Food Topic.  We found out lots of information about pizzas and the ingredients, tasted the ingredients and then helped make our own pizzas.  After watching them cook in the ovens, we then got to eat them in...
Posted On 07 Feb 2018
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Run, run, as fast as you can!

As part of our Food topic, Reception had a week with a Gingerbread theme.  We learnt about the story of the Gingerbread Man, wrote about it and then made and decorated our very own Gingerbread Men.  They were delicious!
Posted On 01 Feb 2018
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Reception Library Visit

Reception visited Rubery Library on 23rd January.  We were very sensible walking along the roadside to get there safely.  The Librarians told us what happens at the Library and then read us a lovely story about The Bumble Bear.  We were then treated to a free copy of the story...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018
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Reception Dance Workshop

Reception have been learning a dance routine that they are going to perform at the Dance Festival at Bromsgrove School in February.  We’ve been working very hard on our moves and listening very carefully to the instructions.  Watch this space for our performance date!   
Posted On 18 Jan 2018
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Beauty and the Beast Cinema Trip

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 were all very excited to go on their Cinema Trip to see Beauty and the Beast on Friday, 10th November. The children behaved impeccably on their long walk to the cinema and enjoyed their drinks and snacks as they watched the film.  The walk back seemed...
Posted On 12 Nov 2017
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