A “house point” to the large number of attendees to the Spanish workshop held on 7 May. The teamwork between teachers, parents and students was excellent. The children enjoyed watching the adults learning with them in the classroom, and the teachers had the opportunity to show the strategies and teaching methods that are carried out […]
Year One were transformed into a crew of mischievous pirates! Aboard the Aloha ship, we sang some pirate songs and played along using a variety of instruments. We went on an adventurous treasure hunt then made maps for someone else to find our treasure. We used our artistic skills to create our Jolly Roger flags […]
The Grand Finale before the Easter Holiday was, of course, a beautiful Easter Parade with a fantastic array of bonnets and book characters costumes. Primary Children and teachers made up a colourful school.
On Monday the 8th April, Primary children from Nursery to Year 6 participated in a Charity Fun Run. Children and Parents from Aloha, supported Chris Knaup, an alumni who ran the London Marathon to raise awareness for “Healthy Minds”, helping people with depression, anxiety or stress. This charity promotes the benefits of sports and exercise […]
Primary Eco Committee have been really busy making birdhouses. Birdhouses provide a safe place for birds to build their nests, protected from the elements and predators. We will be placing them in trees around the school and also some will go home to be kept in the children´s gardens. We have also been busy thinking […]
The Maths Workshop on Thursday morning once again proved our children’s ability to demonstrate and explain their learning with confidence, something which encouraged more parents to ‘have a go’ themselves. 240 parents attended which is the highest ever turnout for one of our workshops. Miss Fox began the morning outlining the different areas of learning […]
Once again, Aloha College celebrated the Día de Andalucía with an Assembly coordinated by the Spanish department. In the performance we could see how the new students are improving their level of Spanish and, as those who have been in school longer, they master and enrich it. A group of friends watching the special programme […]
Year 2 were amazed by the fantastic experiments that the ´Planeta Explora´ team helped us undertake. Firstly, we learnt about liquids, solids and gas, then we played with bubbles and finally we made colourful gas using colouring, dry ice and water vapour. It was great fun being scientists for a day!
Year 1 had a wonderful visit from the Planeta Explora team. They provided a variety of very entertaining and fun science experiments related to solids, liquids and gasses. The children made coloured gas from water vapour, colouring and dry ice. They had fun watching bubbles grow. They played hot potato with an ever expanding bag. […]
Year 1 have been focusing on animals and their habitats as part of their IPC unit. This has involved researching different animals and finding out why they need to live in particular habitats. The assembly ‘A home for a hedgehog’ told the story of two hedgehogs strolling through Pine Forest, hoping to find a home […]