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On Guard!

On Guard!

Reliving my childhood joy of the three Musketeers was a pleasure, as last Friday a Fencing instructor came in to teach ten of our pupils the basics of this historic and sophisticated sport. The instructor explained the subtlety and tactical nature of the sport,...

Harp recital a musical delight

Harp recital a musical delight

We had a visit from a former pupil on Monday. Sophie Bowes was a talented musician in her time at Riddlesworth; when she left in Year 8, she was already Grade 8 in Flute and Grade 6 in Harp and went on to graduate from Trinity College. She brought her harp in to...

A child’s castle is his home (work)

A child’s castle is his home (work)

Mrs Styles’ Year 6 and 7 have been studying castles and before Christmas, pupils were challenged to design and make a castle of their own over the holidays. Fast forward to the first Thursday of term and pupils arrived to school with...

Use the force!

Use the force!

Year 7 have been busy exploring forces this week. They have used Newton meters to measure a variety of pulling forces and have investigated Hooke’s Law by measuring the extension of a spring with different weights suspended from it.