Monthly Archives: May 2018

In today’s modern world, is there still a place for learning by rote?

By Mel Clark - Teacher of the Fives and Senior Houseparent|2018-05-29T08:57:34+00:00May 29th, 2018|Drama, English, Neuroscience, Pedagogy, Psychology|

The ancient Greeks thought it would improve the mind and if we talk to our older relatives they would probably all tell you that they had to learn poetry off by heart when they were at school. My own mother [...]

Double Trouble – A Comedy of Errors: Junior Play 2018

By Fiona Jenkins - Head of Drama|2018-05-03T16:59:40+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Drama|

On Friday 27th and Saturday 28th April, 102 children in the 3s, 4s and 5s aged 8-11, plus backstage crew, performed a lively ensemble production of William Shakespeare’s ‘A Comedy of Errors.’ Staged in-the-round and using four corner entrance and [...]