This year’s Internet Safety Day has been themed around identity. Waterfield have been working with the children to enable them to have a greater understanding of their digital self. Work has been supported with the re-launch of the ‘Digital Promise’ and over the week our parent community have received booklets and information to assist in […]
The Four houses of Waterfield have been given afresh new look, thanks to the hard work of Mr Purveur. The new House logos have been launched in assembly and will slowly begin to filter out across the school. The House system at Waterfield fosters collaboration, community cohesion and allows the children to celebrate successes across […]
Year 2&3 had a superb time at their theatre visit on Friday 7th February. They watched the play Zog and learnt about puppetry and ‘twisted tales’.Compliments were gladly received from the public on the children’s behaviour.
An exciting day for the arts as we welcome Ex Cathedra Choir to train the whole school in the Singing Playground. Waterfield has come alive to the sound of singing!Song Leaders today – Musicians tomorrow…
Year 6 celebrated Chinese New Year in style as part of their Ancient Civilizations topic. The children arrived, dressed head-to-toe in red and gold. The classroom was also prepared for the occasion and we settled down to some code-breaking maths tasks linked to Chinese New Year. We then welcomed children from our Early Years department to join the Year 6 and to share our learning. It was fantastic to hear the younger children talking about rats and […]
On the new Year 4 topic launch day all of year 4 dressed up as explores and made junk models like, towers made out of newspaper, pasta and marshmallows. We also made vehicles out of junk. We had a great time making the towers. Later we went to the hall to do different activities like […]
We are very excited to announce that Outdoors Project has now started their Nurture and Lunchtime club on Thursdays at Waterfield. They also run an after school club on Thursdays and half term clubs throughout the year. Please check out their website as we highly recommend their well organised and adventurous activities. https://www.theoutdoorsproject.co.uk/
Every Wednesday lunch time a member of the Sussex Cricket Foundation will be running a fun lunch time hour for all children to join in. There were many children waiting patiently to have a go and we happy to report that Mr Thys has spotted some Waterfield cricket talent too.
On Monday 13th January nursery and reception families had the opportunity to stay and play with their child, meet new members of the team and see the brand-new indoor and outdoor equipment in action! The children had a wonderful time and loved showing off their fantastic learning environment including: New reading and writing islands to […]
As part of our launch day for ‘Wolf: Friend or Foe?’ topic, we were magically transported to a fantasy world in which we participated in a variety of exciting activities! We journeyed to the bakery where we made delicious gingerbread men before constructing houses for our new creations by selecting appropriate materials. Afterwards, we made […]
Year 1 children and teachers dressed up as pirates for the day to launch their new topic “Pirates, Plastic & Puffer Fish”. They talked like pirates, they sang like pirates, listened to pirate stories, played fun pirate activities and they even went on a treasure hunt around the school!