On the 18th October the children learnt about Diwali, the Hindu festival of light. The children journeyed around each classroom and took part in different workshops. The children learnt about Divas, Rangoli patterns, Hindu dance and the story of Rama and Sita.
The Year 1 children attended a Family of schools, Multi-skills festival at Lowdham school. They had to balance, throw, crawl, run and also got a bit wet! The day was finished with a biscuit and a cup of juice or water.
Our Easter Bonnet Winners!
Thank you to all children who submitted an Easter bonnet! You all looked amazing in our Easter concert this morning.
Happy Easter from all Staff and Governors at Manor Park.
On the 21st of March our Year 2 cross-country running team entered a family of schools competition at St. Wilfrid's Primary school. Our runners did really well and Grace Hall was the second girl overall and won a medal. Well done everyone.
Mother's Day Lunch
As part of our behaviour reward system all the children who had received a golden raffle ticket took part in an archery session. The children really enjoyed themselves and learnt how to fire an arrow from a bow just like Robin Hood.
The year 2 children had a great time at the Shakespeare workshop at the William Lee building. The children experienced several different stories that were written by William Shakespeare. Thank you to the Shakespeare Trust and Nonsuch Theatre company for working with the children.
World Book Day
On Thursday 7th March Manor Park Infant School took part in World Book Day. The children dressed up as their favourite book character. We decided to show off our costumes in a school parade.
Six year 2 pupils took part in the Family of Schools Gymnastic Festival in school today. The participating school were; Manor Park, Lambley and Woodborough Woods. The children enjoyed working together and demonstrating their skills.
This week in baking club we made pizzas with dough, fresh vegetables and cheese.
Christmas Fayre 2018!
With a special visit from Santa!
On Wednesday 24th October 2018 all the pupils and staff celebrated 'Shine Day'. All the children dressed up in yellow for the charity Shine. The charity supports people with Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida.
Harvest Festival - Owls and Pandas
The Owls and the Panda's children performed a wonderful harvest festival concert at Calverton Methodist church on Monday the 8th October. Richard, the Methodist Minister, spoke about the importance of harvest.
Year 2 Leavers' Concert
On Friday 20th July 2018 the Year 2 children performed their leavers' concert. It has been an absolute privilege to teach these children and we wish them all the best for the future.
'Only one you' project
We teamed up with Sir John Sherbrooke Junior School and created these wonderful stones based around the story 'Only one you'. The stones will be used to create a whole school outdoor display.