Thorpe House News

Youth Speaks success

As many of you may know, Thorpe House School has a well-deserved reputation for producing articulate and confident boys. This was much in evidence again last Friday (20th January), as our boys once again took to the podium in the regular Rotary “Youth Speaks” competition.  Our record run of success at this public speaking competition…

Freezing fun in Nursery!

Nursery were very excited to find snow and ice in our sensory tray this week. They made snow mountains and snow castles and everyone worked really hard to try and melt the ice and free the toys that were frozen inside it. Their critical thinking came into play whilst trying to figure out what makes…

Enjoying ‘The Winter Hedgehog’

The Reception boys really enjoyed listening to the story of ‘The Winter Hedgehog’ by Ann and Reg Cartwright. They had a go at drama improvisation, re-enacting the adventures of the little hedgehog who wanted to ‘find winter’! They became very good at repeating the refrain, ‘Winter is beautiful; but it is dangerous, cruel and very,…