After a hearty breakfast, the three groups jumped straight back into the challenge of the different activities. Today, the children came face-to-face with the Leap of Faith, abseiling, archery and aeroball amongst others. It has been pleasing to see everyone getting into their ‘stretch zone’ which
An action-packed first afternoon had children involved in laser tag, tackling a course whilst blind-folded, building vehicles and (possibly the favourite although scary) 3G swing! Year 6 have had great fun whilst already pushing themselves out of their comfort zones to meet the challenges set. &nbs
Today everyone at Harlow Green was invited to come into school wearing red, white, blue or sports kit to celebrate England’s first match in this year’s World Cup. The festivities kicked off with an assembly this morning. Each class is following two different teams that they have drawn at random. We
Year 6 arrived safely at Dukeshouse Wood, in Hexham, for the start of their three day residential visit. After a (thankfully) uneventful coach journey, the children went through an initial orientation, the challenge of making up beds and then some midday refuelling. Let the activities commence.
The Year 5 and 6 children have competed in the annual Glynwood Games. The children were entered in running, throwing and jumping events and the games concluded with the relays. The Year 5 team eventually came 4th and the Year 6 team came 3rd. All of the children really tried in their events were the
A massive thank you to everyone who attended our food festival this year, once again it was a great success! There were lots of delicious food stalls, activities and even some beautiful weather throughout the afternoon. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves, indulging in the weather, some footb
This week, as part of our whole school topic ‘Heritage Hunters’, Year 6 have been looking at different types of housing and how the housing in Harlow Green has changed over time. The children worked in small groups to research and then order and date pictures of houses. Some of the children were ver
Year 6 have begun the school topic ‘Heritage Hunters’ by looking at modern maps of Harlow Green and locating their houses. The children then played ‘Where’s Wally’ where one pair of children placed a picture of him on a map and the other pair had to ask questions using positional language and po