Entries by Loddiswell Admin

Young Writer

We were thrilled to hear the wonderful news this week that Leon from Class 4, who entered the Young Writers ‘Talent for Writing’ Competition, has been chosen to have his work published in a book showcasing young adults’ work, called Twisted Tales 2022.   Congratulations Leon!  This is an incredible achievement, especially as the competition invited […]

Animal Encounter

On Wednesday 6th April Class 1 were treated to an animal encounter. This half term we have been learning all about animals so seeing some actual animals was a great way to finish this topic. Marie from Animals2u brought in four animals; 2 reptiles, 1 mammal and 1 invertebrate for the children to meet.


All of our children have thoroughly enjoyed their time with Liam from Achieve4All, who has been with us this term and taught the children a whole range of activities, including, building on teamwork skills, confidence building activities and coordination.  He has been an utter joy to have in school and we look forward to welcoming […]

Rainbow Benches

The PTFA has been fundraising for this project for several years and we were all over the moon to see the arrival of 4 new covered rainbow benches at school last week!  The benches seat 32 children, so an entire class can make use of them together, providing shade from the sun and tables for […]

Ready, Steady Read

£600 was raised by our very talented children who took part in the PTA’s Ready, Steady Read challenge!  This equates to a whopping £891 worth of Usborne books for our children to read and enjoy!

Ocean Exploration

The Reception children have loved exploring their new ‘ocean animal’ themed continuous provision areas. They have particularly enjoyed fishing out and counting sea creatures from the Water tray as well as exploring their new underwater Role play area.

World Book Day

Loddiswell Primary celebrated World Book Day today -What a wonderful array of colours and costumes from Class 1 !!

Chinese New Year

In Class 1, we marked Chinese New Year by making and decorating our very own Chinese dragons. The children impressed us with their craft skills and learnt about Chinese culture.

Class 4

On Wednesday afternoon, local Taekwondo expert, Dave Cater visited our school and gave an awesome self-defence and martial arts skills class.  The children all joined in and had a great afternoon!