Lights, Camel, Action!

On Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th December, our KS1 children took part in their Christmas performance. This was a nativity based on Strictly Come Dancing. The children have all worked really hard over the past few weeks, learning their lines and the songs for the show. Many thanks to all the KS1 team for their

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Posted in December 2017

Book Fair

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Posted in November 2017

Year 6 PGL Residential Trip

Sycamore class had a brilliant week at PGL, full of memories that will last a lifetime. They all conquered the challenges that were set and really excelled themselves. We are very proud of everything the children have achieved. Below are some snapshots of the week. Well done Year 6!  

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Posted in November 2017

Year 4 Trip to Butser Farm

A couple of weeks ago Oak Class visited Butser Farm to learn more about the Anglo-Saxons. The children enjoyed a range of activities including: being an archaeologist; spinning wool; sewing and carving their initials in runes (Anglo-Saxon alphabet). The children enjoyed themselves and learnt a lot too!!

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Posted in November 2017

Pine Class Present Ideas to our Dragons Den Panel!

What an amazing afternoon Pine Class had in the Dragon’s Den on Tuesday! Facing a grilling from our formidable panel of business people, the children successfully ‘sold’ their ideas for their innovative and creative inventions. These inventions included: Nano Bot Surgeon Foxy Woxy 2000 Auto Water Car Rocket Chair The Magnetic Hand The Fire Robot

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Posted in October 2017

Science LIVE!!

Pine Class have been taking part in the BBC Live Science activities this half term. This involved an online memory test which had to be taken before and after physical activity. The data for this will be used by Edinburgh University to inform future scientific investigations. You can see how the class did on the

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Posted in October 2017

Pine Class Visit the FAST Museum

On Tuesday, Pine Class visited the F.A.S.T Museum in Farnborough. They learnt about Sir Frank Whittle and were able to see the jet engine that he invented. In addition, the children were given a talk on Samuel Cody as part of the history of aviation. It was all very interesting and the class showed curiosity,

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Posted in September 2017

Year 6’s Fantastic Fun-Filled Weeks

Year 6 Fantastic Fun-Filled Weeks Sycamore class are raising money for the school to buy more microphones for future productions. Meet Hannah, Kayleigh, Erica and Charlie on ks2 playground because we are selling and playing a range of activities like fairy cakes and a range biscuits like (chocolate chip cookies, rich tea biscuits, Oreo thins,

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Posted in June 2017

This week in brief…

Year 2 are finishing off the final papers for their SATs this week. Tuesday:  Some year 5 and 6 pupils are attending a more able maths event at Towerhill. Wednesday:  Year 3 trip to Fishbourne Thursday:  Year 4 Class assembly at 2.30pm.  Year 5/6 Tri Golf Festival at Samuel Cody after school Training going on

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Posted in May 2017

Football

On Thursday, Cherrywood School took part in a football event at Samuel Cody. Children from Year 3 & 4 were chosen to take part. In each game, they were able to show improvement in their footballing skills. They were great ambassadors for the school and we were really proud of them for their sportsmanship.

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Posted in May 2017

Spotlight: Year 5 pupil shares their hobby

Year 5 pupil, Simona, shares with us her extra curricular interests: This week I went on a hack out in the fields it was the first time that I have been in the fields so it was much more fun than doing a jumping lesson in the arena. Originally we were going to do a

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Posted in April 2017

Oak Class Show Off!

Yesterday children from Oak Class had the opportunity to show their parents the exciting things they had learned in music and topic this term. The morning started with a ukulele show with the children performing to parents some of their skills learnt this term playing the instrument. The concert was followed by a classroom exhibition

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Posted in April 2017

Year 5 orbit into space for their exhibition!

On Tuesday 28th March, parents were invited into school so that the children could share the amazing work that they had been doing for their topic on the solar system. Some amazing models had been produced and the children thoroughly enjoyed the space theme!

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Posted in April 2017

This week in brief

This week Monday: Year 2 Maths Workshop Tuesday: Year 1 Maths Workshop Wednesday: Year 4 Ukelele Concert @ 9.20am; Year 4 Exhibition @ 10am; Year R Maths Workshop Friday: Year 6 Maths Workshop. Also, teachers are attending training for PE & Writing Moderation.

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Posted in April 2017

Cherrywood E-Safety Event

We held a short E-safety event to support parents in promoting online safety. Nick Edwards from Harrap ran the session with Mr Welsh. It was a really useful afternoon and we saw so many parents engaging in discussion with their children about the online world. Children battled against their parents in a quick quiz to

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Posted in March 2017

Spotlight: Acro World Cup update

Earlier this month, a year 4 pupil, Carmen competed in the Acro World Cup!  She blogged about it here.  This is her update about how the competition went for her and her team mates! In Portugal me and my partner competed in the Maia Cup we came 6th place out of 28 so it was lucky

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Posted in March 2017

Year 3/4 Tag Rugby

On Thursday 23rd March, Mrs Gurung and Miss Maultby took 9 children from Year 3 and 4 to the Interschool Tag Rugby event at Samuel Cody. They all had a brilliant experience and the progression of skills was clear in every game. There was some great team work taking place and the children really enjoyed learning

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Posted in March 2017

Sing Up Afternoon at Cherrywood

On Wednesday March 22nd Cherrywood School celebrated Sing Up Day, a special day set aside to celebrate the power of music through singing. Groups from across the world, from Primary Schools to Secondary Schools, community choirs to families, came together to sing the Sing Up Anthem ‘Let Love Shine Through’ a song celebrating individuality, uniqueness

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Posted in March 2017

Multi-Skills Event (KS1)

Pupils from year 1 and 2 went to Samuel Cody yesterday to take part in a multi-skills sports event yesterday!  They had a brilliant time and cannot wait to join in the next event. Children really enjoyed taking part in the variety of games: dribbling and scoring a goal, rolling a ball to hit the

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Posted in March 2017

Spotlight: Cherrywood pupil excels in gymnastics!

At Cherrywood we like to celebrate the achievements of pupils both in and out of school hours.  We will feature high achieving pupils in blog posts so our wider school community can share in the successes of our pupils.  If your child has an achievement to share, email us at adminoffice@cherrywood.hants.sch.uk. First up is Carmen’s story, she has

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Posted in February 2017