Art Exhibition for Nottingham schools

Art Exhibition for Nottingham schools

This year, our school was chosen to be part of the Art Exhibition for Nottingham schools. The exhibition was held at the Nottingham Society of Artists’ gallery and was open to the general public. It was a such a pleasure to see the art work of Middleton Primary in a gallery. The high quality, stunning pieces of work was an inspiration to all!

Gardening club.

Gardening club.

At Middleton we are very lucky with our extensive grounds which include Lucy’s Orchard which has fruit trees and raised beds. Each year some classes use the area to grow food to eat in school and we have a Gardening Club. Helen Clough Jones is a parent volunteer who has spent time working with various children in the school to set up the garden beds. Helen has worked with groups of children during the last two academic years and each year has grown more and more produce. These photos show some of the Gardening Club children and the produce which is growing in the raised beds at the moment.   Next year Gardening Club will be offered to Year 3 children again. We are very grateful to Helen for working with Gardening Club all year round. Thank...
People who help us

People who help us

Over the last couple of weeks we have had some wonderful visits from people who help us to support our topic this term. The Children loved meeting the crossing lady and learing about her very important job                                           Dr Swain came in and told us all about being a doctor, we enjoyed looking at the equipment doctors use  ...
Our garden – eating our home grown produce.

Our garden – eating our home grown produce.

We are lucky at Middleton to have extensive grounds which include an area called Lucy’s Orchard. We are developing raised beds in Lucy’s Orchard which are used by Gardening Club and classes to support the science work on growing plants and eating home grown produce. 2KP harvested strawberries and rocket which we added to our picnic on our Fantastic Mr Fox day.       All children tried a small piece of a rocket leaf. Some children enjoyed the peppery leaves and wanted more in their...