Trips and visits 2013-2016
NURSERY TRIPS; Westonbirt Arboretum, cost Slimbridge WWT, Dick Whittington Farm Park
NURSERY VISITS; Personal trainer to talk about health and fitness, Sarah Davis Berry to do a dance and movement session, Parents in to play musical instruments, Parents in to talk about jobs/roles, Ex Pupils in to talk about interests, Parents in to talk about cultures, Parents with pets (tortoise, puppies etc)
RECEPTION TRIPS; Bristol Zoo, Wildplace, Redwood, Westonbirt Arboretum, Stroud Museum
RECEPTION VISITS; Parent visitors (police, vet, doctor, nurse, biomedical scientist), Dairy Crest milk factory, parents talking about Chinese New Year, visiting authors John Dougherty, Julia Jarman.
YEAR 1/2 TRIPS; Cotswold Motor Museum, Avoncroft Museum, Roses Theatre Pantomime, Nature in Art, The Tobacco Factory
YEAR 1/2 VISITS; Parents talk about jobs/ roles, Sam Hosler as Queen Isabella of Spain, Kate Eaglestone (RE), Amanda Legg (Cookery), Cathryn Webb (book sharing).
YEAR 3/4 TRIPS; Bristol Museum – Egyptian Gallery, Bristol Zoo – Africa topic, Nature in Art, Gloucester Docks and Waterways Museum, Stratford – upon – Avon – Shakespeare, Caerleon Roman Legion Museum and sights – Roman topic, Berkeley Castle – A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hindu Temple – RE unit, PGL (year 4).
YEAR 3/4 VISITS; Play in a Day drama group, Shelterbox, Kate Eaglestone- RE, Natalie Whitton – skeletons, Water Aid, Send a Cow.
YEAR 5/6 TRIPS; Y6 Viney Hill, Y6 Gloucester Cathedral – Leavers’ Service, Y6 Wyvern Theatre, Secondary school – themed days e.g. Science, Living Rainforest.
YEAR 5/6 VISITS; Mr Knowles-Jackson – pottery unit, Mexicolore, Jungle Jonathan, Parent/carer visitors – WW2 experiences, explorer, travels, animations, jobs/roles, Kate Eaglestone- RE, Lucy Willis -flood defence expert- rivers topic, Derek Aldridge- how to run a theatre light camera action topic, Natalie Whitton- dissecting cows heart and lungs- science, Shakespeare in a Suitcase….Macbeth, Iris Muir – life in WWII with the American base, Police – Drugs Education and E-Safety.