Eggstravaganza

Eggstravaganza

Entries to the great S. Anselm’s egg decorating contest flooded in thick and fast yesterday to Mrs Bennion, via email, WhatsApp and text.  Undeterred by our present constraints, the whole competition will be run online.  There are some really fabulous entries...
Year 3 Trip to the Aztec Kandy Factory

Year 3 Trip to the Aztec Kandy Factory

On Wednesday 11th March, Year 3 enjoyed a whole day at a chocolate factory where they found out all about the origins of chocolate, studied some real cocoa pods and beans, and took part in a factual quiz. The pupils then had time to think of the type of bar they would...
‘Kimono’ at the V & A

‘Kimono’ at the V & A

On Thursday 12th March, our Derwent (Year 10) Textiles students journeyed to London to see the ‘Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk’ exhibition at Victoria and Albert Museum. This is a marvellous exhibition, featuring iconic costume of Japan from the 1660s to the...
World Book Day

World Book Day

On Thursday last week, S. Anselm’s celebrated World Book Day with typical gusto! The children really entered into the spirit of the day and we welcomed characters from Charlie from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to Piglet from Winnie the Poo to the Mr Men and...