Thursday at Carroty Wood part 1

Today has been INCREDIBLE! The sun is shining, the birds are singing, we have wifi and the children have been outstanding. Our activities today have been high ropes, abseiling, pedal karting and archery. Each and every member of the group has shown real courage in the face of some genuinely scary (and very high)activities and […]

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Carroty Wood day 1

We’ve had an action-packed first day, including netball, high ropes, pedal karting and low ropes. We’ve had a delicious dinner of pasta bolognese, garlic bread and salad and are settling down for a story before bed. Everyone has surprised themselves today with how brave and brilliant they’ve been and we’re all excited about the fun […]

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Shang Dynasty battle strategies

LKS2 looked at conflict in Ancient Civilisations this week and compared the battle strategies of the Shang Dynasty with those of the Indus Valley civilisation and the Ancient Sumerians. We discussed the different tactics required by different physical landscapes and how this led to the evolution of technology such as bronze-tipped arrows and spears and […]

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