Thursday

We've really enjoyed our final full day at Abernant.

Sessions included archery, orienteering, low ropes, fencing, survival skills and stand up paddle boarding.

This evening we all headed out into the darkness for a night hike which allowed the children to make great use of their torches.  It…

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 10 March 2022

Category: School Residential - Abernant

Abernant

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Wednesday

Once again the weather has been kind to us here at Abernant.  We spent this morning on the lake learning new skills and improving our ability to to use canoes and kayaks.   

In our Canadian canoes, it was all about teamwork and sharing strategies for the different games we played on the water. …

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 9 March 2022

Category: School Residential - Abernant

Abernant

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Tuesday

Day 2 of our residential visit started with a cooked breakfast. Some of us may also have enjoyed extra toast, multiple bowls of cereal and some fruit. We wanted to ensure we had lots of energy for our hill walk in the morning.

The hill walk took us about two and a half hours.   We had a proud…

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 8 March 2022

Category: School Residential - Abernant

Abernant

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First adventures in Abernant

Year 6 send their greetings from sunny (yes, really) Wales!

After an uneventful journey, we were delighted to arrive at Manor Adventure with plenty of time to store our bags and enjoy a site tour before our first activities.

Today we split into two groups for the activities with group 9…

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 7 March 2022

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Abernant

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Gift backpacks for Afghan children

Here is a great example of compassion in action by our Kingfishers and Starlings Classes.   

The children were inspired to action by the plight of Afghan children who have arrived in West Berkshire as refugees.  We thought about how it would feel to arrive in a new country with few possessions…

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 17 November 2021

Category: Whole School

Charity

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Our new website

Welcome to our new school website.

We have put a lot of thought into how to make information about our Aldermaston CE Primary School more accessible to everyone and how to create a platform to celebrate all the fantastic things happening at our school.

How did we do?

We'd welcome any…

Posted by /blog/author/mhiggs on 1 April 2021

Category: Whole School

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