Thorpe House News

Reception Mannequin Challenge

Celebrities, politicians and sports men and women have been taking part in *Mannequin Challenges for weeks, so we thought we’d see if Mrs Causer’s Reception class were up to the challenge….and they were! *For those not in the know, the Mannequin Challenge is a viral Internet video trend where people remain frozen in action like…

Aspirational tree fellers!

Reception had a very exciting time yesterday watching the tree fellers in the house next door to Pre-Prep. The boys were so enthralled that they decided to work in teams to make their own pulley system, similar to the one the tree feller was using to manoeuvre his chain saw. Employing some fantastic problem solving…

Learning about road safety!

Beep Beep Day 2016 is organised by the charity Brake and is a great way to engage children with the road safety basics through fun activities, while raising awareness among parents and the wider community about protecting children on roads. And this year Reception looked fabulous in their brightest more high visibility clothes! Mrs Causer…