Den Building

What a fantastic end to our Autumn topic! To prove that we really were survivors, we took the den building skills that we had researched and developed in design technology and tested them out in the woodland. We made some amazing dens as you can see and showed some excellent teamwork skills.

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Chair of Governors Blog December 2018

Once again, the Autumn term seems to have passed in a flash, and here we are a week away from Christmas! This has been a busy term for everyone with a sharp focus on making rapid progress towards our Getting to Good plan objectives, especially the key objective that all pupils make good and sustained

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Drama – Macbeth

As part of our topic ‘Lights, Camera, Action’, children used drama to further understand the plot of our focus story: Macbeth. With this knowledge, children wrote, in character, the diary of Macbeth.

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Geography – ‘Lights, Camera, Action’

As part of our topic ‘Lights, Camera, Action’, children have been learning about home of cinema: Hollywood – California. Children researched about biomes as well as using our outdoor area to learn about physical and human features of a place too. While researching about biomes, children worked in groups to research about the range of

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Dragons’ Den

Year 5 children become young entrepreneurs! In November, and as a result of the hard work done for the Inventors Topic, children presented their inventions to a panel of real business Dragons. For this, children had to write their own persuasive pitches which they in turn presented to the ‘scary’ dragons. Although children were very

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Mayfield Carol Concert 17.12.2018

Well done to the choir who sang beautifully at the Mayfield Carol Concert last night. The children received many complements about their singing and their confidence to perform to an audience. The Mayor of Rushmoor said for a second time that Cherrywood choir were the best he’s seen this year.

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Christmas Jumper and Activities Day

Well done to everybody who took part in all of the activities so fantastically arranged by our Year 6 pupils, all of the children had such an enjoyable day. We raised £121.00 for Save the Children and £165.00 for School Funds.

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Christmas Lunch at Cherrywood

A ‘cracking’ Christmas Lunch was had by all at Cherrywood !!

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Surprise Visitor at Cherrywood !!!!

Wow!!! look who came to visit us at Cherrywood this afternoon!!   More photo’s to follow!!

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Sycamore Class Exhibition

Sycamore Class invited parents in to see the wide range of work that they had been doing across the term. They were able to show off their news reports on the journey of Ernest Shackleton, as well as a Charles Darwin biography and a blog about their time at PGL. A large display of photographs

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Ash Class Visit to Postbox

Ash Class walked down to the postbox this morning to post their Christmas cards. They talked about the frost on the way down and how cold it was. The children were very sensible walking along the road and listened carefully to the adults. They also posted some of Mrs Lewis’ Christmas cards and a special

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Key Stage 1 Nativity – December 2018

A great big thank you to all of the parents who came along to watch our Nativity, I’m sure you will all agree that the children put on an absolutely splendid performance!! Well done to all of them!

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Celebration Assemblies Week Beginning 26.11.18

Congratulations to all of the children who won awards in our assemblies this week!! Stars of the Week – Ria, Tyler (not in photo), Ellen, Alfie, Saad and Josephine. Value Award – Resilience – The award was won by Iman from Larch Class for all of the effort he has put into improving his writing,

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Elm Class visit to Marwell Zoo

Elm Class enjoyed their trip to Marwell Zoo. They learnt all about animal habitats and how they survived in the wild.  Elm saw lots of animals but their favourite animals were the gorgeous giraffes and marvellous meerkats.  Some of Elm Class were even brave enough to touch a hissing cockroach!

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Oak Class visit to Butser Farm

As part of our topic, Year 4 visited Butser Ancient Farm. We took part in wool spinning and fence building by wattling long branches together. After lunch we became archaeologists, digging for historical objects and finally created a rune carving of our initials in a piece of chalk. We had a brilliant day even with

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Celebration Assembly 12th November 2018

Congratulations to all of the children who won an award at our assembly on Monday!! Value Award- Integrity – Well done to Daniel who won the award this week for always being honest. Also nominated were Izzy, Bene, Sapphire and Stefan.                 Stars of the Week this week

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Sycamore Class PGL Adventure!

A few days ago, Sycamore Class (Year 6) were invited to a weekly activity centre at Marchant’s Hill. We took part in a multitude of new adventures. Gabriel- aged 10- announced that it was one of his favourite experiences of his life, his favourite was the giant swing. Undeterred by his fear of heights, he

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Celebration Assembly 2nd November 2018

Well done to our Stars of the Week – Daniel, Freddy, Alvin, Dexter and Aimee. A group of children from Cherrywood took part in a Dodgeball competition on Thursday evening at Samuel Cody School. They played really well and won 2 out of their 3 games!! Special congratulations to Amadou who was man of the

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Year 6 PGL Trip

Our Year 6 children are having a wonderful (if rather cold & wet) time at PGL. Here are some of the photos we’ve managed to get through!

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Poppy Appeal Launch in Farnborough

During the half term holiday the school choir were invited to sing at the Hampshire County Poppy Appeal Launch on Thursday 25th October in Farnborough town centre. They sang two songs in front of a large audience and met with the Mayor after the event. The Mayor congratulated the choir on not only their singing

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