Monthly Archives: October 2016

Horizon Halloween – Trick or Treat

Students enjoyed designing their own pumkin’s for Halloween… 

Safety at Halloween 

We talked about how to stay safe and made posters. This is Ethan’s.


The rest of our costumes. 

More Halloween 

Face painting, dressing up and safety at Halloween. 

Year 9 Elements

This half term our Elements topic is caring with pupils studying the book ‘A Kestrel for a Knave’. As an introduction to this topic the bird man from Wise Owl bird sanctuary came to talk to the pupils and brought some birds with him. Pupils enjoyed holding the birds and letting the birds fly over them. 

Halloween at Springwell@ Forest

We have spent the morning making pumpkin lanterns and using our measuring skills to make shortbread eyeballs!

Dan Jarvis MP replies to Springwell children

This week the children received a letter from D. Jarvis MP in response to the “Send  my friend to school ” campaign. We are very proud of the positive difference we are making to children all over the world.

Read all about it!

Our finished reports. Mrs Witherspoon took all the parts of our reports we have written this week and became our editor to put them into finished reports. We have worked very hard.

Read all about it

We used illiteration to make news headlines. 

Maths doubles

We played matching pairs to pair up doubles to 20. We got really good at it and even wanted a second game.