What a fabulous World Book Day and Readathon Week was had at Abbey Road! Bedtime stories during the day, stories by the fireside, wizards casting reading spells in classrooms, reading in unusual places, building reading dens, sharing stories with family and friends... the week has been filled with reading adventures and we have loved [...]
Glee Club members had a fabulous time at this year's Young Voices concert. Being part of such a professional musical event of that scale is really quite magical, which I hope is reflected in these photographs. And here is my personal favourite photograph from the evening! (#starstruck!) [...]
Christmas is such a special time of year in a primary school - full of festive fun and happy events. Here is just a glimpse of Christmas, Abbey Road style!
Early morning big breakfasts went down well. Suited and booted the day began: train rides, chapel visits, hide and seek in forest hideouts, steep climbs, lunch in quarries, den building, contemplating views and wading through crunchy leaves; all in the autumn sunshine. .
Blue skies and sunshine, grins and excitement, wellies and waterproofs; no uniforms for some! Forests and hills, maps and markers, streams and crayfish; more fun to come. Sunsets and night walks, postcards home, yummy food for dinner; late night chats were fun!
This year's theme for National Anti-Bullying Week is 'Choose Respect' and we have thought more about what this means by studying the wonderful picture book 'Do Unto Otters'. In the book, Rabbit is reminded that the way he treats others influences the way they will treat him and we have thought very carefully about [...]
Well done to all at Abbey Road! As a result of your generous donations, we have raised £870 so far and are hoping to reach four figures with our cake sale after school!
To mark the centenary of the end of World War I, we have devoted time to learning more about the people from West Bridgford who lost their lives during this conflict. All children in school have made a poppy in memory of the fallen and 'planted' them outside on what has become our hill of [...]