Celebrating our learning environments

As the term – and year – comes to an end, we wanted to reflect on the beautiful learning environments our children and teachers created this term…   Our children have loved these environments, and the sneak peek we’ve had of the environments for Term 3 tell us that next term’s classrooms and hallways will…

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Wicked Weather Watch newsletter out now

Wicked Weather Watch just shared their last newsletter of 2016 with us, and what a read! Since the last edition competition winners have been announced, the Polar Ocean Challenge was welcomed home and the team have been working incredibly hard to support schools in engaging with the crew from Northabout to learn about climate change.…

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Graduate Teachers 2016-17 update

Our current cohort of Graduate Teachers are now deep into their first assessed phase, and are continuing to balance their classroom time with taught input. Today, those Graduate Teachers who have opted into our enhanced music module are in their second dedicated workshop, presenting back to the group on their learning so far and beginning…

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David Hempleman-Adams to visit The Mead

On June 19th 2016, the Polar Ocean Challenge, led by David Hempleman-Adams, set off from Bristol in a boat called Northabout to circumnavigate the North Pole anticlockwise. David and the crew wanted to demonstrate that the Arctic sea ice coverage now shrinks back so far in the summer months that sea which was permanently locked up…

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