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Packwood Acorns Open Assembly

Last Friday saw the first Acorns Open Assembly of the year. Using the Acorns topic of ‘Turrets and Tiaras’ as the theme, the children from Reception to Year 2 showcased a range of skills and shared some of the things they have been learning about in their lessons. The assembly opened with songs and a ... Continue Reading

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Packwood Acorns visit Chirk Castle

‘Turrets and Tiaras’ is this term’s theme in Packwood Acorns.  One of the highlights of the term is the trip to Chirk Castle.  The Acorns enjoy the experience of dressing up as servants and then, to their delight, donning the finery of the lords and ladies of the castle.  They looked stunning in their costumes! ... Continue Reading

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Packwood Acorns Turrets and Tiaras Day

This term the Packwood Acorns are learning all about castles and knights as part of their Turrets and Tiaras theme.  In Week 6, the children enjoyed a special day devoted to the topic. Their morning began with some ambitious craft activities, which saw them design and make magnificent crowns and, even more impressively, catapults. They ... Continue Reading

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Year 3s investigate Roman life

Year 3 History lessons this term have been all about the Ancient Romans. They rounded off their studies today with an exciting trip to Dewa Roman Experience in Chester. Conrad, our knowledgeable and friendly guide, gave the children a brilliantly entertaining insight into the sights, sounds and smells of life in the city in Roman ... Continue Reading

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Sensational Sixes’ Languages Day

Packwood rang to the sound of myriad different languages today as the normal daily curriculum was suspended and the children took part in a fantastic, fun Sixes’ Languages Day. Coordinated with perfect precision by Mr Nogues the day offered the chance to sample no fewer than 10 languages – a variety from around Europe (German, ... Continue Reading

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